Lars Mikael Akerfeldt with net worth of $3.8 million is a musician from Sweden who has rocked crowds with several death metal bands. Born to the 17th of April 1974 in Stockholm, he took to music as fish does to water. He shot to fame with Opeth, which is a progressive death metal band as the lead vocalist, guitarist, and song writer.
Mikael Akerfeldt Net Worth $3.8 Million
Mikael Akerfeldt began his musical career as the vocalist of Eruption — a death metal band he had formed by himself in 1988 in the age of 14. Following this band finished in 1990, he went on to join Opeth in the capacity of a bassist, at the insistence of David Isberg. Not only that, himself has worked with several bands as vocalist and lead guitarist. The list of bands include several death metal bands like Blood Bath (former lead vocalist), Sorskogen(vocalist, guitarist), Steel (guitarist).
He gathers old 1970s rock and heavy metal albums from which his music is determined. His style of song writing is progressive Rock influenced. Guitar World has rated him Number 42 out of 100 top greatest heavy metal guitarists ever. He ranks 9th in the book 100 Greatest Metal Guitarists.