Charlie Burchill net worth: Charlie Burchill is a Scottish musician and composer who has a net worth of $45 million. Charlie Burchill was born in Glasgow, Scotland in November 1959. He is best known for being the guitarist and a founding member of the band Simple Minds. The band formed in 1977 and Burchill also plays keyboards. Simple Minds released their debut studio album Life in a Day in 1979 which reached #30 in the UK. Their albums Sparkle in the Rain in 1984, Once Upon a Time in 1985, and Street Fighting Years in 1989 all reached #1 in the UK. The band’s single “Don’t You (Forget About Me)” reached #1 in the US and Canada and was featured on The Breakfast Club soundtrack. The band has sold more than 60 million albums and their single “Belfast Child” reached #1 in the UK. Charlie Burchill is one of only two remaining original members of Simple Minds.