Paul McCartney tops ‘richest bassist’ list

Paul McCartney tops ‘richest bassist’ list

PAUL McCARTNEY: Laughing all the way to the bank. Photo: Associated Press

Sir Paul McCartney has topped a news list to find the top 10 Richest Bassists in the World.

The Beatles legend is worth an estimated $1.2 billion, according to

Coming in at number two are Sting and Gene Simmons, both with a net worth of $300 million.

Rounding out the top five are Roger Waters, U2’s Adam Clayton and Flea from the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

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