Top 20 Secrets About Eddie Munson

Eddie Munson was the drummer for the metal band Iron Maiden from 1980 to 1981. He was also the band’s manager from 1980 to 1990.

Eddie Munson

1. Eddie Munson is the only member of Iron Maiden who has never been fired or quit the band.

2. Eddie Munson was fired from his job as a drum teacher after it was revealed he was the drummer for Iron Maiden.

3. Eddie Munson is the only member of Iron Maiden who did not participate in the recording of the 1983 live album, Piece of Mind.

4. Eddie Munson did not receive any royalties from the sales of Iron Maiden’s 1982 album, The Number of the Beast, due to his management contract with the band.

5. Eddie Munson was the only member of Iron Maiden who did not receive a writing credit on the band’s 1984 album, Powerslave.

6. Eddie Munson was sued by Iron Maiden’s bassist, Steve Harris, for breach of contract in 1985. The case was settled out of court.

7. Eddie Munson was fired from his job as the band’s manager in 1990.

8. Eddie Munson unsuccessfully attempted to sue Iron Maiden for unpaid royalties in 1991.

9. Eddie Munson currently works as a drum technician and consultant.

10. Eddie Munson has been married three times and has four children.

11. Eddie Munson is a fan of the television series, Breaking Bad.

12. Eddie Munson’s favorite Iron Maiden album is 1983’s Piece of Mind.

13. Eddie Munson’s favorite Iron Maiden song is “Flight of Icarus.”

14. Eddie Munson was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Iron Maiden in 2015.

15. Eddie Munson currently resides in Los Angeles, California.

16. Eddie Munson is the author of the book, Iron Maiden: An Illustrated Biography, which was published in 2017.

17. In 2018, Eddie Munson launched his own line of signature drumsticks with the company, Vater Percussion.

18. In 2019, Eddie Munson was inducted into the Modern Drummer Hall of Fame.

19. Eddie Munson is currently working on a documentary about his time with Iron Maiden.

20. Eddie Munson’s net worth is estimated to be $5 million.

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