Scottish musician and singer-songwriter,James “Jim” Kerr has an estimated net worth of $45 million. Panned by some critics as being derivative of Bowie and Ferry, Kerr became powerful himself, inspiring artists like Icehouse, the Blue Nile, along with the Assignment. In May 1984, Kerr married Chrissie Hynde of the Pretenders; the critics eventually divorced.
Jim Kerr Net Worth $45 Million
In 1985, Simple Minds’ “Don’t You (Forget About Me),” recorded for The Breakfast Club soundtrack, ignited the American graphs, and the group even performed at Live Aid. Kerr also contributed vocals to the Call’s Reconciled album. But while U2 were in a position to toy with their trademark sound to suit modern tastes, Simple Minds were blown off as ’80s artifacts.