Brian May
Brian May
Celebrated Name: Brian May
Real Name/Full Name: Brian Harold May, CBE
Gender: Male
Age: 76 years old
Birth Date: 19 July 1947
Birth Place: Hampton, United Kingdom
Nationality: British
Height: 1.87 m
Weight: 67 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Anita Dobson (m. 2000), Chrissie Mullen (m. 1974–1988)
Children: Yes (Emily Ruth May, Jimmy May, Louisa May)
Profession: Musician, Singer, Songwriter, and Astrophysicist
Net Worth in 2024: $250 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Brian Harold May is a British guitarist, singer, and songwriter. May was the lead guitarist of The Queen band. His popular work includes “We Will Rock You,” “I Want It All,” “Tie Your Mother Down,” “Fat Bottomed Girls,” “Flash,” “Anyone can fall in love,” and “The Show Must Go On.” He also released a few solo songs.

The lead singer Freddie Mercury and the drummer of the band Roger Taylor along with Brian May Founded the Rock Band. Just after he joined the squad of the rock band, Queen became one of the biggest rock bands in the world. Queen was listed various times in the UK charts. May got phenomenal stardom while being a part of the rock band lineup.

Maybe you know about Brian May very well But do you know how old and tall is he, and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Brian May’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Brian May was born on 19 July 1947 in Hampton, Middlesex. May was born to Harold and Ruth May, and he was their only child. May went to the Hampton Grammar School, where he attained various levels. He accomplished his graduation with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics from Imperial College London in 1968. Though he was the co-founder of the rock band Queen in 1984, he founded his first band along with the vocal artist Tim Staffell. In 2007 he went back to Imperial College London to accomplish his Ph.D. in astrophysics.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 19 July 1947, Brian May is 76 years old as of today’s date 16th April 2024. His height is 1.87 m tall, and his weight is 67 kg.


In 1968 he formed the band ‘Smile’ with Tim Staffell, but unfortunately, after a couple of years, Tim Staffell had to leave, and the band was abandoned. In 1970 he co-founded the rock band, Queen, as a lead guitarist. He recorded his solo song ‘Star Fleet Project in 1983. Later in 1985, after a remarkable ‘Live Aid’ concert, they may write a hit song ‘One Vision.’

In 1986 May came up with a record-breaking song ‘Anyone Can Fall in Love’ featuring his wife. In 1989 may feature with ‘Black Sabbath’ and ‘Living In a Box.’ In 1992 he formed another band ‘The Brian May Band,’ but unhappy with the members, he decided to replace them all. He has a brilliant career.

Awards & Achievements

Brian May has delivered fantastic work throughout his career and hence got nominated for various awards. In 1996 May won two Ivor Novello Awards for the ‘Best Song Musically & Lyrically’ along with Elizabeth Lamers. At the MTV Europe Music Awards in 2011, he was honored with the Global Icon Award. In the same year, Rolling Stone magazine listed him among the ‘100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time’.

Net Worth & Salary of Brian May in 2024

Brian May Net Worth 2019His music career brought him a lot of money. His career is filled with massive success and wealth. As of April 2024, he has an estimated net worth of $250 million. His albums were super hit and were sold all around the world. His success can be determined by his awards winning performances. In rock genre, he is considered as a legend. May has been successful in earning this much net worth in his music career.

Brian May was born to Harold, who is English and Ruth May, who is Scottish. He was a brilliant student in his early school days and attained various levels in his school life. Later he graduated from Imperial College London, but he went back to college after thirty years to finish his Ph.D. in astrophysics. His career was very bright. He formed his own bands, but they did not work out, but he co-founded the rock band Queens was a super hit.


  1. love your music love queen for many years you are the best of the best hope to see you in person some day love pat from Kentucky

  2. Brian May what an amazing very very smart I believe he is #1 Lead Guitarist.Queen is my #1 Favorite all time Rock Band ever. And he rather be remembered by being a animal rights activist. It goes to show you what an Amazing Caring Person he really is. Thank you Brian Harold May your So Fantastic Fabulous Human Being if everyone was like you what an Amazing World this would be.

  3. I love queen I hope Brian is well on the tour come home safe LOVE you more than you know MY WISH is to see him in person I live in the USA Kentucky take care love always PAT

  4. my comment is that I still LOVE YOU hope you are doing great on your tour love to see you in person best of every thing LOVE Pat


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