Ricardo Mollo is a musician, producer, singer, and composer of Argentinian rock. He became known in the 1980s as the guitarist of Sumo, with whom he released four studio albums until 1987. After Sumo, with the bassist Diego Arnedo, he formed the band Divididos. He is considered one of the best musicians and guitarists of Argentine rock and is also known for his virtuosity on the guitar. He is a producer and has produced Latin American artists including Cuca, León Gieco, Charly García, Gustavo Cerati, Los Piojos, Las Pelotas, La Renga, and Luis Alberto Spinetta.
What is Ricardo Mollo Famous For?
- Being a musician, producer, and composer of Argentinian rock.
- Being the guitarist of Sumo.
- Forming the band Divididos.
What is Ricardo Mollo’s Nationality?
Ricardo Mollo was born on 17th August 1957 in Pergamino, Buenos Aires, Argentina. His present age is 64 as of 2022. He holds Argentine nationality and his ethnicity is Argentine-White. He has not disclosed the details about his parents, siblings, and educational background.
Ricardo Mollo Career Timeline
- Ricardo came to fame in the 1980s as the guitarist of “Sumo”, an Argentine alternative rock band, heavily influenced by post-punk, reggae, and funk-metal.
- With the band, he released four studio albums including Divididos por la Felicidad (1985), Llegando los Monos (1986), After Chabón (1987) until 1987, when the vocalist of the group, Luca Prodan, died of liver cirrhosis.
- After Sumo, with the bassist Diego Arnedo, he formed the band “Divididos”.
- The band released several albums including 40 dibujos ahí en el piso (1989), Acariciando lo áspero (1991), La era de la boludez (1993), Otro le travaladna (1995), Divididos (1996), Gol de mujer (1998), 10 (1999), Narigón del siglo (2000), Viveza criolla (2000), Vengo del placard de otro (2002), Vivo Acá (2003), Amapola del 66 (2010), Audio y agua (2011).
- He is considered one of the best musicians and guitarists of Argentine rock.
- He is also known for his virtuosity on the guitar, and particularly for his version of “Voodoo Child” by Jimi Hendrix, which he has played on his guitar using his teeth or objects thrown by the public including carrots, slippers, sandals, tennis balls, or canes for the blind.
- Moreover, he is also a producer and has produced Latin American artists including Cuca, León Gieco, Charly García, Gustavo Cerati, Los Piojos, Las Pelotas, La Renga, and Luis Alberto Spinetta.
Who is Ricardo Mollo Wife?
Ricardo Mollo is a married man. He tied a knot with his beautiful wife, Natalia Oreiro (Uruguayan actress), with whom he had a son namely Merlin Atahualpa (born on 26 January 2012). Ricardo and his present wife met each other in 2011 through their mutual friend. She was attracted by his smile and eventually, started dating. After dating for some months, the couple shared the wedding vows on 31 December 2001 in a secret ceremony. Today, the happily married couple is living a happy life without any disturbances. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay.
Previously, he was in a relationship with the singer Érica García between 1989 and 1999. The former pair tied the knot in 1989 after dating for several years. Moreover, from their loving relationship Richard and his ex-wife, Érica welcomed two children. First, the couple became the parents of daughter María Azul in 1982 and after 6 years the husband and wife welcomed their second child Martina Aldabel on 22 October 1988. Later they split due to some reasons.
How much is Ricardo Mollo’s Net Worth?
Ricardo Mollo is a musician, producer, singer, and composer of Argentinian rock. As of 2022, the net worth of Ricardo is estimated to have in the range of $5 Million – $10 Million. His main source of wealth is from the music industry. His annual salary is around $1 Million from his profession. He is living a lavish lifestyle as of now.
How tall is Ricardo Mollo?
Ricardo Mollo is a handsome man with a slim body type. He stands at the perfect height matching with his body weight. His hair color is black and his eye color is brown. His exact body size is still to get disclosed yet. He has a very charming smile attracting a lot of people towards him.