Winston Marshall is a musician and songwriter from the UK. He is well known for being a member of Mumford & Sons, a British indie rock band. He was the band’s main guitarist for over a decade. Winston Marshall net worth is expected to be above $13 million as of 2022.
Winston left the famous rock band on June 24, 2021, after receiving backlash over a Twitter post in which he praised a right-wing author Andy Ngo’s book “Unmasked.” Winston stated that he does not want any of his band members to suffer as a result of his actions.
|Full Name||Winston Marshall|
|Net Worth||$13 million|
|Birth Date||20 December 1987|
|Birth Place||Wandsworth, London, U.K.|
Winston Marshall grew up in Wandsworth, London, England, and was born on December 20, 1987. Sir Paul Marshall, his dad, is a businessman and co-founder of the ‘Marshall Wace hedge fund’. He was brought up with only one sister. He was enrolled at St Paul’s Institution for his early studies.
Winston began playing the guitar at the age of 13. He also formed a cover band for ZZ Top called ‘Gobbler’s Knob’. After seeing the crime thriller film ‘O Brother, Where Art Thou?’ he got interested in playing a banjo. He was so passionate about music that he chose to pursue a career in music rather than attending university.
Winston Marshall Career
Marshall started out as a member of ‘Captain Kick’ and the ‘Cowboy Ramblers’, a rap group. He sang hit songs like, “Country London” and “Jesse the Gay” with the rap band. Later, he met Marcus Mumford, who was going through a rough patch at the time. Winston inspired him to take the stage with his band. Though they had met before when they were both playing devotional songs at a Catholic Church.
Marshall along with the original members of ‘Mumford & Sons’, had previously performed at jam nights. Marshall was a multi-instrumentalist in the band, playing bass guitar, electric guitar, and banjo among other instruments. He’d also give the rock band his support as a backup singer when needed.
Mumford & Sons gained a lot of attention after the album, “Babel,” was launched in 2012. In the first week, about 600k copies of the record were sold. As a result, it was among the best-selling albums in the United States in 2012. Similarly, the band released a studio album called ‘Delta’ that sold over 230k copies in 2018. Their album ‘Babel’ was also nominated for Grammy Awards in the category of Best Album of the Year.
Winston was enjoying some time off since March 2021, after receiving backlash for praising the book “Unmasked: Inside Antifa’s Radical Plan to Destroy Democracy” by right-wing advocate Andy Ngo. He eventually revealed that he’d be leaving the band to figure out his weak spots and self-awareness.
As of recent, Marshall disclosed that he will be leaving Mumford & Sons on June 23, 2021. As he does not want his band members to suffer the backlash over his political views.
Winston Marshall Marriage and Personal Life
On October 15, 2016, Winston Marshall married Dianna Agron, an American actress while they were on a vacation in Morocco. Despite the fact that they had begun dating in July 2015, they managed to keep their relationship hidden from the media. They parted in 2019 after four years of being happily married together. In August of 2020, the two formally got divorced. On Instagram, they’ve even unfollowed one other after the separation.
Winston Marshall recently started his official Instagram and Twitter account. On social media is very vocal about his political views and ideology.
Winston Marshall Net worth
Winston Marshall has acquired a massive net worth of about $13 million as of the year 2022. As being the founding member of the folk-rock band ‘Mumford & Sons, he earned most of his wealth from music albums, tours, and concerts. Winston Marshall net worth pales in comparison to his father, Paul Marshall’s, fortune. His net worth is believed to be £630 million.
In 2015, Winston bought a 3-bedroom house for $3.2 million. This property is a 2000 sq. feet palace, located in the heart of New York’s financial district.
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