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Marcus Miller Net Worth

Marcus Miller Net Worth is
$5 Million

Marcus Miller Biography

It’s been estimated that the entire quantity of Marcus Miller net well worth reaches as high while 5 million dollars, based on the current calculations. Marcus Miller offers collaborated with a great deal of musicians, such as for example pianist Herbie Hancock, saxophonist David Sanborn, trumpeter Kilometers Davis, and singer Luther Vandross. In the 1990s, Marcus Miller began to work on his personal music and record his personal songs. He performed bass on a lot more than 500 recordings for performers like Billy Idol and Carly Simon. Music is a huge component of his life looked after added up a whole lot of revenues to the full total sum of Marcus Miller net well worth. Marcus Miller offers earned his net well worth due to his involvement in music. These collaborations not merely made his name popular in the music globe but also improved the existing estimate of Marcus Miller net well worth by a mile. The musician was created in 1959 in Brooklyn, NEW YORK. His family were involved with music, and therefore, Marcus Miller got involved with this sphere, aswell. He attended classical clarinet lessons and learnt how exactly to play the saxophone, keyboards and guitar. He began to use keyboardist Lonnie Liston Smith and jazz flutist Bobbi Humphrey. Ultimately, Marcus Miller became a program musician and therefore, he spent some time working with such music superstars as Mariah Carey, Michael Jackson, McCoy Tyner, Aretha Franklin, Frank Sinatra, Donald Fagen, Elton John, LL Cool J and Costs Withers, to say a few. This function in addition has added up a whole lot of revenues to the quantity of Marcus Miller net worthy of. It was also this time around when he began to work frequently as a music maker and arranger. In the time of 1988-1989, he was showing up with the band of “Saturday Evening Live”. Miller spent a long time simply because a sideman and program musician. Ultimately, he got the name of player emeritus. He’s a jazz composer, multi-instrumentalist and maker. As a composer for other folks, he wrote a few music on the album known as “Tutu” by Kilometers Davis. He has gained Grammy Awards as a maker for Luther Vandross, Kilometers Davis, Chaka Khan, and even more. Also, he composed some music for Luther Vandross, such as “It’s Over Today”, “Power of Like”, “Til My Baby RETURNS” and “That you can Love”. As a maker, he provides been awarded many Grammy awards. Presently, Marcus Miller is executing with his very own group. In 2015, he was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Modern Instrumental Album for his album known as “Afrodeezia”. In the bass guitar, he performed bass clarinet and b. Also, Marcus Miller provides composed a great deal of film scores. As a result, his are a composer has produced his name a lot more known in the music sector and also increased the full total size of Marcus Miller net worthy of. In 1992, Marcus Miller became a recipient of a Grammy Award for Greatest R&B Tune for the mentioned previously song “Power of Like” by Luther Vandross. In 1997, Marcus Miller was using the band known as Legends, where he became a member of Eric Clapton. Marcus Miller Net Value: Marcus Miller can be an American jazz composer, creation, and musician who includes a net worthy of of $5 million. He also gained a Grammy Award for Greatest R&B Tune for Luther Vandross’ “Power of Like” in 1992. As a kid he discovered to play piano, clarinet, and bass guitar and was composing music by 13. At 15 he performed bass and wrote music for Bobbi Humphrey and Lonnie Liston Smith. He became a contact program musician and has made an appearance on a lot more than 500 albums by performers such as for example Michael Jackson, Mariah Carey, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Frank Sinatra, Dr. John, Aretha Franklin, Chaka Khan, LL Great J, and Elton John. Marcus Miller received the MOST EFFECTIVE Player award distributed by NARAS 3 years in a row. From 1978 to 1979 he was portion of the Saturday Evening Live band. Marcus Miller can be a bass guitarist. Miller was called Most Valuable Participant for studio musicians for 3 years in a row. He wrote a tune for David Sanborn known as “Chicago Tune”. Marcus Miler was created in Brooklyn, NY in June 1959. Miller gained a Grammy for Greatest Modern Jazz Album for his album M2 in 2001. He in addition has scored many films.


Known for movies

Quick Facts

Full NameMarcus Miller
Net Worth$5 Million
Date Of BirthJune 14, 1959
Height1.89 m
ProfessionRecord producer, Multi-instrumentalist, Bandleader, Film Score Composer, Bassist, Run for Cover, Blast, B's River
EducationFiorello H. LaGuardia High School, Queens College, City University of New York, Run for Cover, Blast, B's River
NationalityAmerican
SpouseBrenda Miller
ParentsWilliam Miller
Facebookhttp://www.facebook.com/MarcusMillerOfficialFanPage
Twitterhttp://www.twitter.com/marcusmiller959
Instagramhttp://www.instagram.com/realmarcusmiller
AwardsGrammy Award for Best Contemporary Jazz Album, Grammy Award for Best R&B Song, Run for Cover, Blast, B's River
Music GroupsSMV, Scritti Politti, Run for Cover, Blast, B's River
NominationsGrammy Award for Best Contemporary Instrumental Album, Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance, Grammy Award for Best R&B Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals, Grammy Award for Best Surround Sound Album, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Direction, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Jazz Album, Run for Cover, Blast, B's River
MoviesNight School: An Evening with Stanley Clarke & Friends, David Sanborn: Live at Montreux 1984, The Key


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1 One of the rare musicians who has worked with both Frank Sinatra and Billy Idol.
2 Counts musician Ralph MacDonald as a major influence.
3 Recipient of the Victoire de France Award (2010).
4 His 2015 CD "Afrodeezia" was nominated for a Grammy in the category of Best Contemporary Instrumental Album. (December 7, 2015).
5 Marcus worked with Dunlop to develop the Marcus Miller Super Bright Bass Strings (January 2015).
6 Marcus worked with Sire Guitars to develop the Sire Marcus Miller M3 and V7 jazz basses, high quality and versatile instruments at affordable prices. (March 2015).
7 Marcus was interviewed by legendary radio personality Pat Prescott on 94.7 the WAVE in Los Angeles to promote "the Academy Celebrates the Black Movie Soundtrack" at the Hollywood Bowl (August 2014).
8 "Afrodeezia" debuted at #1 on the Billboard Contemporary Jazz chart (March 27, 2015).
9 Marcus was elected to the Board of Directors of ASCAP, to serve a two year term beginning on April 1, 2015.
10 "Afrodeezia" debuted at #1 on the iTunes jazz chart (March 18, 2015).
11 Featured artist in the UNESCO International Jazz Day all-star concert in Paris, France (April 2015).
12 Marcus sat in with Paul Shaffer and the CBS Orchestra on David Letterman (March 16, 2015).
13 Marcus and Reginald Hudlin teamed up to present The Academy Celebrates the Black Movie Soundtrack at the Hollywood Bowl with special guests including John Beasley, Bilal, Kris Bowers, Louis Cato, Lauren Connelly, Anthony Hamilton, Lalah Hathaway, En Vogue, Maya Rudolph and Gretchen Lieberum, Flavor Flav, Public Enemy, Melvin Ragin aka Wah Wah Watson, Craig Robinson, Ramon Yslas and many others along with the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra conducted by Vincent Mendoza. (September 3, 2014).
14 Cousin of legendary jazz pianist Wynton Kelly.
15 Graduated from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts.
16 Early in his recording career when he did a lot of session work, Marcus won the "Most Valuable Player" award, (awarded by NARAS to recognize studio musicians) three years in a row and was subsequently awarded "player emeritus" status and retired from eligibility.
17 Composed and arranged the Grammy Award winning Miles Davis CD "Tutu" (1986).
18 Voted best Electric Bass player in the 1987 DownBeat annual readers' poll.
19 Former member of The Jamaica Boys. Their biggest hit was the song, "Shake It Up!" (Reprise 21463) featured in House Party (1990). It peaked at #11 on Billboard's R&B charts.
20 Has four children.
21 Marcus is a multi-instrumentalist with recording credits including electric bass, acoustic bass, fretless bass, bass clarinet, clarinet, clavinet, drum programming, drums, guitar, handclapping, keyboards, organ, piano, scratching, shaker, sitar, soprano saxophone, synths, tambourine, tenor saxophone, triangle, udu, background vocals, and more.
22 Has played on, co-produced and/or contributed arrangements to most of Luther Vandross' albums including the multi-platinum, Grammy Award winning CD "Power of Love" and Grammy Award winning song "Power of Love/Love Power" (1991).
23 Voted Bassist of the year by the readers of Bass Player magazine (1995).
24 Lives in Los Angeles, California.
25 Marcus has worked with David Sanborn on several of his records over the years. Those records have won 5 Grammy Awards, and 7 have been certified Gold by the RIAA.
26 Marcus wrote an article about his friend and colleague, guitarist Hiram Bullock, for JazzTimes Magazine (March 2009).
27 Voted best Electric Bass player in the 2010 JazzTimes annual readers' poll.
28 Voted best Electric Bass player in the 2011 DownBeat annual readers' poll.
29 Voted best Electric Bass player in the 2012 annual JazzTimes readers' poll.
30 Recipient of the IFPI Gold Record for his CD "Tutu Revisited" (2012).
31 Featured artist in the UNESCO International Jazz Day all-star concert in New York City (April 2012).
32 His 2012 CD "Renaissance" debuted at #1 on the Billboard Jazz chart.
33 Featured artist in the UNESCO International Jazz Day all-star concert in Istanbul, Turkey (April 2013).
34 He was appointed a UNESCO Artist for Peace and he serves as a spokesperson for the UNESCO Slave Route Project (July 2013).
35 Recipient of the Radio 6 Soul and Jazz ICON Award (2013).
36 Recipient of the Edison Jazz Lifetime Achievement Award (2013).
37 Featured artist in the UNESCO International Jazz Day all-star concert in Osaka, Japan (April 2014).
38 Marcus was a guest speaker at the Hollywood Walk of Fame induction ceremony for his friend and colleague Luther Vandross (June 3, 2014).
39 Marcus was the featured guest in a live chat on iRock Jazz (June 18, 2014).
40 Marcus was a co-host of the annual Red Cross Ball in Monaco (August 2014).
41 Marcus, along with Stanley Clarke, Boney James and John Burk, was one of the producers of Al Jarreau's tribute CD "My Old Friend" celebrating the music of George Duke. The CD debuted at #1 on the Billboard Jazz chart. (August 2014).
42 Marcus appears in the official Robert Glasper music video "I Stand Alone" with Common, Don Cheadle, Greg Phillinganes, Gregory Porter, Dianne Reeves, Christian Scott, Trombone Shorty, Patrick Stump and others (October 2014).
43 Featured artist in the Monk Institute 2014 All-Star Gala honoring Bill Clinton along with Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, DeeDee Bridgewater, Vinnie Colaiuta, Jimmy Heath, Chaka Khan, Queen Latifah, Pharrell Williams, Taj Mahal, John Mayer, Dianne Reeves, and other guests including Quincy Jones, Thelonious Monk Jr., Terence Blanchard, Randy Brecker, Don Cheadle, Roy Hargrove, Goldie Hawn, Arturo Sandoval, Kevin Spacey, Billy Dee Williams and others. (November 9, 2014).
44 Marcus has been the recipient of several awards including two Grammy Awards - for Best Rhythm & Blues Song, "Power of Love/Love Power" (1991), and for Best Contemporary Jazz Album "M2" (2001).


Trademarks

#Trademark
1 Pork pie hat


Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Contemporary Instrumental Album For the album "Afrodeezia."
1989 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Achievement in Music Direction Sunday Night (1988)


Filmography

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Fundamentals of Caring 2016 composer: production company cues / musician: production company cues
Late Show with David Letterman TV Series musician - 2,346 episodes, 1993 - 2015 composer - 971 episodes, 1993 - 2015
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson TV Series musician - 1,768 episodes, 2005 - 2015 composer - 141 episodes, 2005
Sonic Highways TV Mini-Series documentary composer - 8 episodes, 2014 musician - 8 episodes, 2014
About Last Night 2014 musician: musical score
We Made This Movie 2012 composer: production company cues / musician: production company cues
Reed Between the Lines 2011 TV Series musician - 11 episodes
Mardi Gras: Spring Break 2011 musician: musical score
Solidarity of Arts 2011 TV Movie musical director
When Families Grieve 2010 TV Movie composer: production company cues / musician: production company cues
Everybody Hates Chris TV Series musician - 87 episodes, 2005 - 2009 composer - 77 episodes, 2007 - 2009
Parashat Ha-Shavua 2009 TV Series composer - 1 episode
Good Hair 2009 Documentary musician: musical score
The Youngest Candidate 2008 Documentary composer: production company cues / musician: production company cues
First Sunday 2008 composer: cues and themes
The Knights of Prosperity TV Series composer - 13 episodes, 2007 musician - 13 episodes, 2007
I Think I Love My Wife 2007 musician: musical score
The Pact 2006 Documentary musician: musical score
Everybody Loves Raymond TV Series musician - 207 episodes, 1996 - 2005 composer - 206 episodes, 1996 - 2005
King's Ransom 2005 musician: musical score
Strangers with Candy 2005 composer: production company cues / musician: production company cues
Breakin' All the Rules 2004 musician: musical score
Ed TV Series composer - 83 episodes, 2000 - 2004 musician - 83 episodes, 2000 - 2004
1 Love 2003 musician: musical score
Head of State 2003 musician: musical score
Deliver Us from Eva 2003 musician: musical score
Serving Sara 2002 musician: musical score
The Trumpet of the Swan 2001 musician: musical score
Welcome to New York TV Series composer - 15 episodes, 2000 - 2001 musician - 15 episodes, 2000 - 2001
The Ladies Man 2000 musician: musical score
Later 1999 TV Series composer - 4 episodes
An American Love Story 1999 TV Mini-Series documentary musician - 10 episodes
After New Year's Eve with David Sanborn 1999 TV Movie composer: theme music / musical director
Lethal Weapon 4 1998 composer: additional music
The Late Late Show with Tom Snyder TV Series composer - 8 episodes, 1995 - 1998 musician - 8 episodes, 1995 - 1998
Executive Target 1997 musician: bass samples
Bonnie TV Series composer - 12 episodes, 1995 - 1996 musician - 12 episodes, 1995 - 1996
The High Life TV Series composer - 8 episodes, 1996 musician - 8 episodes, 1996
Best of Comedy Live 1995 TV Movie musician: musical score
Housewives: The Making of the Cast Album 1994 Short composer: production company cues / musician: production company cues
The Arsenio Hall Show 1994 TV Series musician - 1 episode
Above the Rim 1994 musician: musical score
The Traveling Poet 1993 Short composer: production company cues / musician: production company cues
The Building TV Series composer - 5 episodes, 1993 musician - 5 episodes, 1993
Boomerang 1992 musician: musical score
Sunday Night TV Series composer - 22 episodes, 1988 - 1989 musical director - 22 episodes, 1988 - 1989 musician - 22 episodes, 1988 - 1989
Siesta 1987 music producer
Late Night with David Letterman 1982 TV Series composer - 38 episodes
American Playhouse 1982 TV Series composer - 24 episodes
Saturday Night Live 1979-1980 TV Series musician - 20 episodes

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Ohne Filter - Musik pur: Marcus Miller in Concert 2001 Video
The Ladies Man 2000
An American Love Story 1999 TV Mini-Series documentary
The Sixth Man 1997
The Great White Hype 1996
Best of Comedy Live 1995 TV Movie
A Low Down Dirty Shame 1994
Above the Rim 1994
Boomerang 1992
House Party 1990
Siesta 1987
Gazebo 2015 TV Series
Marcus 2015 Video documentary
Solidarity of Arts 2014 TV Movie
About Last Night 2014
Fox 2 News in the Morning 2012 TV Series
Think Like a Man 2012
Reed Between the Lines 2011 TV Series 15 episodes
Mardi Gras: Spring Break 2011
Solidarity of Arts 2011 TV Movie
Everybody Hates Chris 2005-2009 TV Series 88 episodes
Good Hair 2009 Documentary
This Christmas 2007
I Think I Love My Wife 2007
Marcus Miller: Master of All Trades 2006
The Pact 2006 Documentary
King's Ransom 2005
Breakin' All the Rules 2004
1 Love 2003
Head of State 2003
Deliver Us from Eva 2003
Serving Sara 2002
Two Can Play That Game 2001
The Trumpet of the Swan 2001
The Brothers 2001 music composed by

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Think Like a Man 2012 performer: "Rooftop Love", "TW Jazz", "Reverie" / writer: "Rooftop Love", "TW Jazz", "Reverie"
Obsessed 2009 performer: "The Christmas Song"
Step Up 2: The Streets 2008 writer: "Shake Your Pom Pom"
First Sunday 2008 performer: "How Crazy", "Recruiting", "Put My Money on Joe" / writer: "How Crazy", "Recruiting", "Put My Money on Joe"
This Christmas 2007 arranger: "Deck the Halls 'Smart Like You' Version", "Joy to the World 'Kitchen Degree' Version", "Joy to the World 'Kool Aid' Version", "O' Tannenbaum 'Got a Name Holmes' Version", "Jingle Bells 'Girlfight' Version"
I Think I Love My Wife 2007 music: "All Night Long" / producer: "The Look of Love" / writer: "Could Be the One"
Save the Last Dance 2 2006 Video arranger: "Nocturne Opus 9 #2", "Petits Battements", "The Swan", "Gymnopedies", "Adagio, Nocturne Op. 27-1" / producer: "Going to New York", "Nocturne Opus 9 #2", "Petits Battements", "The Swan", "Gymnopedies", "Adagio, Nocturne Op. 27-1", "Dvorak Variations" / writer: "Going to New York", "Dvorak Variations"
King's Ransom 2005 writer: "Da Butt"
Guess Who 2005 arranger: "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine" 1976 / performer: "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine" 1976 / producer: "You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine" 1976
Breakin' All the Rules 2004 performer: "Keep on Holdin' on" / writer: "Keep on Holdin' on"
The Brothers 2001 performer: "The Love Theme" / writer: "The Love Theme"
The Ladies Man 2000 "VSA Swing Song", "All This Time" / producer: "VSA Swing Song", "Close the Door", "All This Time"
Love Jones 1997 performer: "Rush Over" / writer: "Rush Over"
The Great White Hype 1996 arranger: "I've Got You Under My Skin" / producer: "I've Got You Under My Skin"
Mystery Science Theater 3000 1994 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Bébé's Kids 1992 "All My Love" / producer: "All My Love"
The Super 1991 writer: "Da Butt"
Writer's Block 1990 Short writer: "Seven Years of Good Luck"
House Party 1990 writer: "Bad Boy / Having a Party", "Shake It Up"
Scrooged 1988 producer: "We Three Kings of Orient Are"
Midnight Crossing 1988 producer: "AFTER MIDNIGHT"
Frantic 1988 writer: "Chicago Song"
School Daze 1988 lyrics: "Da Butt" / music: "Da Butt" / producer: "Da Butt"
Siesta 1987 writer: "Theme for Agustine"
Choose Me 1984 writer: "Choose Me You're My Choice Tonight"
Bustin' Loose 1981 writer: "Lovin' You Is Such An Easy Thang To Do"
Cruising 1980 writer: "Herbal Scent"

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Alonzo Bodden: Who's Paying Attention 2011 TV Movie thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Wayne Shorter: Zero Gravity 2017 Documentary Himself
The Miles Davis Documentary 2016 TV Movie documentary Himself
Zero Gravity Live 2016 Video Himself
Jazz at the White House 2016 TV Special Himself - Performer
Al Jarreau l'enchanteur 2016 Documentary Himself
Jazz for Japan 2015 TV Movie documentary Himself
Tavis Smiley 2012-2015 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest
International Jazz Day 2015 Himself
Gazebo 2015 TV Series Himself: Musician
Late Show with David Letterman 2015 TV Series Himself: Musician
Marcus 2015 Video documentary Himself
Solidarity of Arts 2014 TV Movie Himself
The Kennedy Center Honors 2013 TV Special Himself - Performer
Live in Lyon 2013 Video Himself
International Jazz Day: Live in Istanbul 2013 Video Himself
Power of Love: Quincy Jones & Sir Michael Caine's 80th Birthday Celebration 2013 TV Movie Himself
Finding the Funk 2013 Documentary Himself
Fox 2 News in the Morning 2012 TV Series Himself: Musician
Down the Rhodes: The Fender Rhodes Story 2011 Documentary Himself
Solidarity of Arts 2011 TV Movie Himself
The Wayman Tisdale Story 2011 Documentary Himself
North Sea Jazz Festival 2007 TV Movie Himself
Night School: An Evening with Stanley Clarke and Friends 2007 Video Himself
Marcus Miller: Master of All Trades 2006 Himself
Legends of Jazz with Ramsey Lewis: Showcase 2006 TV Movie Himself
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony 2006 TV Movie Himself
The Music Makers 2006 TV Series documentary Himself
Legends: Live at Montreux 2005 Video Himself
Miles Electric: A Different Kind of Blue 2004 Documentary Himself
Luther Vandross: From Luther with Love - The Videos 2004 Video documentary Himself (segment "Dear Friends")
Journeys in Black 2002 TV Series documentary Himself
The Miles Davis Story 2001 TV Movie documentary Himself
Ohne Filter - Musik pur: Marcus Miller in Concert 2001 Video Himself
After New Year's Eve with David Sanborn 1999 TV Movie Himself - Musician
The Arsenio Hall Show 1994 TV Series Himself
Sunday Night 1989 TV Series Himself
The 30th Annual Grammy Awards 1988 TV Special Himself
Late Night with David Letterman 1984-1987 TV Series Himself
Saturday Night Live 1980-1981 TV Series Himself - Musician

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jaco 2015 Documentary Himself
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