Joe Messina Net Worth: How Rich was American Guitarist?

Joe Messina was an American guitarist has, died at the age of 93; he died on Monday at his son Joel Messina’s Northville home. Following Joe Messina’s death, tributes began pouring in online for the American guitarist, fans offering condolences to friends and family. One user said, “It is with a heavy heart that Motown Museum announces the passing of one of Motown’s original Funk Brothers, Joe Messina. We send our sincere condolences to the Messina family and Joe’s friends and fans worldwide.” Another user said, “RIP to one of the original members of the best band in history. The Funk Brothers were the backbone of Motown. They were on all those songs you love and adore. Joe Messina, you will be missed, but your music will continue forever! Thank you!.” While another user tweeted, “Another legend gone. If Joe Messina’s name doesn’t ring a bell, listen to a bunch of classic Motown cuts on which he and the Funk Brothers played. Then check the excellent Standing in the Shadows of Motown documentary.”

What was Joe Messina’s Net Worth?

Joe Messina Net Worth
$3 Million USD

Joe Messina
Joe Messina was an American guitarist. Although he was born on 13 December 1928 in Detroit, Michigan, United States, he was 93 years old at the time of his demise. Messina won two Grammys in 2003 for the soundtrack to the documentary “Standing in the Shadows of Motown.” He was also front and center on the Four Tops’ “Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch),” Martha and the Vandellas’ “Dancing in the Street,” and Stevie Wonder’s “For Once In My Life.” Messina was also known for playing in Soupy Sales’ nighttime jazz band, where he backed up Dizzy Gillespie, Pepper Adams, and Miles Davis. Robin Terry, chairwoman, and CEO said in an email Monday, “As one of the original Funk Brothers, Joe Messina leaves a lasting legacy as one of the creators of the Motown Sound,” added “A powerhouse talent, he was personally recruited by Berry Gordy and made a massive impact during the label’s most formative years. We are thinking of his family and fans, and will continue to celebrate his musical contributions for generations to come.”

The estimated Net Worth of Joe Messina is around $3 Million USD.

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