American rock musician Wes Borland has an estimated net worth of $10 million.
Who Is Wes Borland?
Wes Borland is a renowned guitarist and backing vocalist of the iconic nu metal band Limp Bizkit.
Borland rose to prominence during the late 1990s and early 2000s when Limp Bizkit surged to mainstream success. His distinctive guitar riffs became synonymous with the band’s sound, contributing to chart-topping hits that defined an era.
In 1998, alongside his brother Scott, Borland founded Big Dumb Face, an experimental metal band that showcased a different facet of his creative prowess.
Breaking away from Limp Bizkit in 2001, Borland embarked on various side projects, including Eat the Day and The Damning Well, signaling his determination to push artistic boundaries.
His return to Limp Bizkit in 2004 was accompanied by the formation of Black Light Burns, an alternative and industrial rock band that further showcased Borland’s versatility.
With three studio albums and a covers album to their name, Black Light Burns solidified Borland’s standing as a force to be reckoned with in the music industry.
Beyond his musical endeavors, Borland is recognized for his captivating visual persona. Face and body paint, masks, and distinctive uniforms have become integral elements of his stage presence.
The guitarist’s influence is further underscored by his inclusion in Total Guitar’s Top 100 Guitarists of All Time, securing the 37th spot. Borland co-founded the label Edison Sound, a platform for releasing his own musical ventures.
In 2016, he took a solo leap with the release of his album “Crystal Machete,” showcasing yet another dimension of his creative ingenuity.
In a surprising turn of events, he joined forces with Danny Elfman, performing at the esteemed Coachella Festival in April 2022.