‘Van Halen’ Lead Singer, David Lee Roth: His Retirement and Net Worth – Why he is leaving Van Halen?

David Lee Roth is also recognized as
David Lee Roth is also recognized as 'Diamond Dave'

David Lee Roth is an American rock musician, singer, songwriter, and former radio personality who is well-recognized for his wild, energetic stage persona. In addition, he was the lead singer of the hard rock band “Van Halen” across three stints, from 1974 to 1985, in 1996, and again from 2006 to their disbandment in 2020. He was also best-known as a successful solo artist, releasing numerous RIAA-certified Gold and Platinum albums. In the year 2007, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Van Halen. Moreover, he is a state-licensed emergency medical technician in New York.  In 2012, he said, “I probably have over 200 911 calls on my ticket in the last six years alone. I live a very different life away from music.” He is also a martial artist who has been training in kenjutsu since he was twelve years old and also practices kenpō and Brazilian jiu-jitsu. Likewise, he is a visual artist working in painting and drawings with a theme of social commentary. In October 2021, he announced his intentions to retire from performing following a final residency set at the House of Blues Las Vegas at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas from December to January 2022. 

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American Rock Musician and  ‘Van Halen’ Lead Singer, David Lee Roth Announced His Retirement

David Lee Roth, the original lead singer of Van Halen, has announced his retirement in an interview with the Las Vegas Review-Journal. “I am throwing in the shoes. I’m retiring,” Roth told the newspaper in a phone call. “This is the first, and only, official announcement … You’ve got the news. Share it with the world.” His announcement comes just shy of a year after Eddie Van Halen, the band’s lead guitarist and one of its namesakes, died of cancer. The singer referenced Van Halen’s death in the call with the Las Vegas newspaper, saying he had been thinking about “the departure of my beloved classmate.” He has five shows scheduled at House of Blues in Las Vegas beginning New Year’s Eve and running into early January – five shows he says will be his last. “I’ve given you all I’ve got to give. It’s been an amazing, great run, no regrets, nothing to say about anybody. I’ll miss you all. Stay frosty.”

David Lee Roth was the the lead singer of the hard rock band 'Van Halen' from 1974 to 1985, in 1996, from 2006 to their disbandment in 2020

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Is David Lee Roth married?

The 66 years old, David Lee Roth is still not married and he is currently single at present. Thus, he has no children. During a 2013 interview, he said he had four great loves in his life, but would not name them out of respect for their privacy. He said during the 20 years of Van Halen, he “slept with every pretty girl with two legs”. Today, he is enjoying his present life a lot. At present, he maintains residences in New York, California, and Japan. He is not gay and his sexual orientation is straight. 

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David Lee Roth Net Worth 2021

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In 2007, David Lee Roth was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Van Halen

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