Herb Alpert net worth is $850 million, Herb is a trumpeter, record producer, singer, songwriter and a businessman. He makes money by simply blowing trumpet. He started playing trumpet at the age of 8, later had a teacher who trained him on how to play a trumpet. Right from then, he could play trumpet competitively well. Herb rose to fame as a result of his band leadership in the group called Tijuana Brass. The band released their album ”Whipped Cream & Other Delights”, which was a success. It sold more than 12 million albums.
Herb Alpert is the co-founder of the label A&M Records and Jerry Moss partnering with him. The A&M record company is currently the most successful and largest independent record label worldwide. Big artiste such as The Carpenters, Janet Jackson and Liza Minnelli are members of the multi-million company. Apart from his passion for playing trumpet, he enjoys sculpts and painting.
During his career musical years he has sold a total of more than 70 million album worldwide. He has won 9 Grammy awards and a National Medal of Arts, which was presented to him by President Barrack Obama.
Herb Albert’s Business And Record Label
– A&M Label: This is a record label owned by Herb Albert and Jerry Moss. A&M records was later sold to the PolyGram Record company for an amount of $500 million. But later on due some misunderstanding of the agreement clause which was bridged by the PolyGram company. They were sued by Herb Alpert in which he won the case, he made $200 million from that court case.
– Almo Sounds: After the sales of A&M record label, they started a new label called Almo sounds in 1994. Prominent artiste who were able to the brand of the company.
– The UCLA Herb Alpert School Of Music: This is a musical school owned by Herb Albert. The school trains students on how to play instruments. The music school he owns is also a source of income. Herb Alpert net worth is $850 million.