Keith Richards is a widely acclaimed English musician, singer, and songwriter. He is well-known internationally as the co-founder, guitarist, secondary vocalist, and co-principal songwriter of the English rock band, the Rolling Stones.
Richards is widely considered one of the greatest guitarists of all time, with a successful career going as far as over six decades. His peculiar playing style contributed immensely to the rise of Rolling Stone.
Rolling Stone Keith Richards Net Worth
Richards has a net worth estimated at $500 million.
Rolling Stone Keith Richards Age
Richards was born on 18th December 1943. In 2021, he is 78 years old.
Rolling Stone Keith Richards Movies
The English musician has appeared in a number of movies since the 60s, notably 3 movies of the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise: At World’s End, On Stranger Tides, and offering his likeness only in Dead Men Tell No Tales as the character Captain Teague.
Richards debuted in an on-screen role as a soldier in the 1969 movie Horseback. He also appeared in The Simpsons in 2002, the TV Movies Rolling Stones: One More Shot and Keith Richards: Under the Influence, and a documentary titled Toots and the Maytals: Reggae Got Soul, in all of which he played as himself.
Rolling Stone Keith Richards Hands
Richards suffers arthritis, and while his hands look nothing like the youthful days of his glory, the years catching up with him have not marred his play. The guitarist continues to play amazingly, and public views attributing the illness to decades of playing guitar clearly do not apply here.
Beyond the condition of his hands, there seems to be a public admiration for what those gnarled, knobbed, full-of-years-looking hands stand for, and some artists have taken to producing paintings and tattoos of Richards’s hands sporting his infamous skull rings.
Rolling Stone Keith Richards Meme
Outliving his own reckless appetites, from cigarettes to some shocking levels of intoxication, has won Richards the accolade of one of the internet’s go-to memes for immortality and surviving against all odds.
This is because Richards reached a ripe old age without taking a fall for his prodigious use of drug use that people of his age class usually die early trying.
Concerning his views of safety during the COVID-19 pandemic, Richards also claimed in a controversial statement that he is “impervious…” to the virus, “…like Trump”.
Rolling Stone Keith Richards Young
Check out these photos of Keith Richards in his youthful days.