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Net Worth$16 million
Date Of BirthNovember 18, 1950
SpouseRebecca Sarzo

Rudy Sarzo is a Cuban-American bass player, best known for his work with Whitesnake, Quiet Riot, and Ozzy Osbourne.

Born in Havana, Cuba, Sarzo and his family moved to the United States when he was a child. His father, Roberto Sarzo, was a professional musician in Cuba, and Rudy began playing bass at the age of 12. He cites Paul McCartney, Geddy Lee, and Jaco Pastorius as his main influences.

Sarzo began his professional career in the early 1970s, playing with various bands in Florida. In 1975, he joined Quiet Riot, and he remained with the band for six years. During his time with Quiet Riot, the band released two albums, 1977’s Quiet Riot I and 1979’s Quiet Riot II.

In 1981, Sarzo joined Whitesnake, replacing original bassist Neil Murray. He appeared on the band’s 1982 album, Saints & Sinners, and he remained with the band until 1984.

In 1986, Sarzo joined Ozzy Osbourne’s band, replacing original bassist Bob Daisley. He appeared on Osbourne’s 1987 album, No Rest for the Wicked, and he remained with the band until 1991.

Sarzo has also played with Dio, Blue Öyster Cult, Manic Eden, and House of Lords. He is currently a member of The Guess Who.

Sarzo has been married three times. His first marriage was to Quiet Riot singer Kevin DuBrow; the couple divorced in 1987. His second marriage was to former Playboy Playmate Monique St. Pierre; the couple divorced in 2006. He is currently married to Reina DuBrow, Kevin DuBrow’s sister.

Sarzo has three children: sons Roberto and Sebastian, and daughter Savannah.

Sarzo is a vegan and an animal rights activist.

General Info

Full NameRudy Sarzo
Net Worth$16 million
Date Of BirthNovember 18, 1950
ProfessionActor, Bassist, Songwriter


SpouseRebecca Sarzo
SiblingsRobert Sarzo


Music GroupsQuiet Riot, Whitesnake, Dio, Blue Öyster Cult, Animetal USA, Devil City Angels, Dio Disciples, Manic Eden, Hear 'n Aid, Operation: Mindcrime, Hardline, Angel
MoviesRudy Sarzo: Rock Bass Essentials, Blizzard of Ozz: Diary of a Madman Tour 1982, Learning Bass

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A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child1989Hot Seat Band Member
Metalhead to Head2014TV Series


Office Christmas Party2016performer: "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen"


Attention Shoppers2000special thanks


The Guns Story2016Documentary post-productionHimself
Hired Gun2016DocumentaryHimself
Quiet Riot: Well Now You're Here, There's No Way Back2014DocumentaryHimself
Skum Rocks!2013DocumentaryHimself
Randy Rhoads the Quiet Riot Years2012DocumentaryHimself
This Is MY Country, Twin Fiddles and Accordion2012DocumentaryHimself
God Bless Ozzy Osbourne2011DocumentaryHimself
Rock N' Roll Fantasy Camp2010TV SeriesHimself
Rockin' the Wall2010DocumentaryHimself
That Metal Show2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest
100 Greatest Hard Rock Songs2008TV MovieHimself
DIO: Holy Diver Live2006VideoHimself
Quiet Riot Live in the 21st Century2003VideoHimself
Behind the Music1999TV Series documentaryHimself
Whitesnake: Trilogy1988Video documentary shortHimself

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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