Guitarist

Robbin Crosby

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Age 64
Birthday August 41959
Birth Sign Leo
City San Diego
Country CA
Profession Guitarist

Robbin Crosby is a famous Guitarist, born on August 4, 1959 in United States. As of December 2022, Robbin Crosby’s net worth is $300 Thousand. He was the producer for the metal band Lillian Axe.

Parents Harry W. Crosby
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Spouse Laurie Carr
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Robbin Crosby Biography

Lead guitarist for the seminal glam metal band Ratt who ended up dying from a heroin overdose. Robbinson Lantz Crosby (August 4, 1959 – June 6, 2002) was an American guitarist who was a member of glam metal band Ratt, earning several platinum albums in the US in the 1980s. Crosby died in 2002 from a heroin overdose and pneumonia with complications from AIDS..

His friends and family scattered his ashes across the sea, as he requested.

In the late 1970s, Crosby played in the San Diego band Mac Meda. In 1980, Crosby was in the band Phenomenon, which also featured future Warrior member Parramore McCarty, and released one single. The same year he also recorded a live demo with the band Aircraft, which also featured Rob Lamothe, later in Riverdogs with Dio/Whitesnake/Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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At the time of his death, Crosby had changed physically, due to a pancreatic condition that altered his metabolism; Crosby had gained significant weight since his 1980s Ratt heyday. He was quoted as saying in an interview just before his death, “Apparently my pancreas has given up and I’m not metabolizing food the way I should. It’s real frustrating…. I have a roommate that probably weighs 150 lbs. and he eats a lot more than I do. It’s not like I’m a pig or a slob.”

Robbin Crosby Net Worth

Robbin Crosby is one of the richest Guitarist & listed on most popular Guitarist. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Robbin Crosby‘s net worth $300 Thousand.

Net Worth $300 Thousand
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House Living in own house.

His songwriting and guitar playing are often credited with holding Ratt together in its rocky early years.

At the time of his death, Crosby had changed physically, due to a pancreatic condition that altered his metabolism; Crosby had gained significant weight since his 1980s Ratt heyday. He was quoted as saying in an interview just before his death, “Apparently my pancreas has given up and I’m not metabolizing food the way I should. It’s real frustrating…. I have a roommate that probably weighs 150 lbs. and he eats a lot more than I do. It’s not like I’m a pig or a slob.”

Crosby was dating actress Tawny Kitaen (who would go on to appear in several Whitesnake videos) at the time he joined Ratt, and she appears on the album covers of both the Ratt EP (1983) and Out of the Cellar (1984).

In the coming years, Crosby would buy a home in the Hollywood Hills of Los Angeles. He later married Playboy Playmate Laurie Carr in 1987, eventually divorcing in 1991. They had no children.

Who is Robbin Crosby dating?

According to our records, Robbin Crosby married to Laurie Carr. As of May 2022, Robbin Crosby’s is not dating anyone.

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In a June 1999 interview for a Ratt episode of VH1’s Behind the Music, Crosby talked about how drug addiction and his HIV status changed his life. “What has drug addiction done for me?” he asked. “It’s cost me my career, my fortune, basically my sex life when I found out I was HIV positive.”

Robbin Crosby Height

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Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular Guitarist. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Robbin Crosby celebrates birthday on August 4 of every year.

In a 1999 interview that was first televised in 2006, when Ratt’s Behind the Music episode finally aired, Crosby stated, “When I die, nobody cry at my funeral, in fact let’s all have a party; I’ve lived the life of ten men. I lived all my dreams and more.”

Why did Robbin Crosby gain weight?

Crosby died in Los Angeles on June 6, 2002. Reported cause of death is a heroin overdose. At the time of his death, Crosby had changed physically, due to a pancreatic condition that altered his metabolism; Crosby had gained significant weight since his 1980s Ratt heyday.

What happened to Robbin Crosby?

Robbin Crosby, a guitarist in the heavy-metal rock band Ratt, died on Thursday of complications related to AIDS, his brother-in-law Bill Decker said. He was 42. ”Robbin had everything kids dream of growing up,” Mr.

How much is the band Ratt worth?

Net Worth:$10 Million
Gender:Male
Profession:Singer, Musician, Songwriter
Nationality:United States of America

What happened to the guitarist from Ratt?

Founding Ratt guitarist Robbin Crosby succumbed to AIDS yesterday (June 6) after an eight-year battle with the disease. Crosby, who co-wrote many of the pop-metal band’s best-known songs, was 42.

Are there any original members left in Quiet Riot?

Although there are no original members left in the band, Banali (who had been a member on and off since 1982) reformed Quiet Riot in 2010, and by 2020, it had consisted of himself on drums, lead vocalist Jizzy Pearl, bassist Chuck Wright and guitarist Alex Grossi.

In 2001, Crosby publicly stated that he had AIDS and had been HIV positive since 1994. He had also been in and out of the hospital for eight years dealing with back problems and health issues associated with HIV. To occupy his time he became a Little League coach, and also worked on a guitar fan/collector project, which was to create a limited-edition run of Jackson King V “Big Red” replica guitars.

Crosby died in Los Angeles on June 6, 2002. Reported causes of his death include AIDS-related complications, and heroin overdose.

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