Bio of Sammy Hagar’s Ex-Wife Betsy Berardi; Is she Married Currently?

Betsy Berardi is known as the ex-wife of Sammy Hagar who is an American rock vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, musician, and entrepreneur.

Betsy Berardi was born in the year 1947 to American parents in the United States of America. As of 2019, her age is 72 years old. Besty holds an American nationality and belongs to a white ethnic background.

Is Betsy Berardi Getting Married after a Divorce?

Betsy Berardi married an American rockstar, Sammy Hagar. The couple tied the wedding knot on3rd November 1968 in a private ceremony attended by their families and close friends. Later, they welcomed a baby son named Aaron Hagar in the year 1970Likewise, the ex-couple welcomed their youngest son Andrew Hagar in the year 1984. In the year 1994, the couple decided to split and they divorced after living together for years.

Caption: Betsy Berardi and her ex-husband Sammy Hagar

Her ex-husband Sammy married his second wife Kari Hagar on 29th November 1995. Kari gave birth to their eldest daughter the Kama born in April 1996. Later, their youngest daughter was born in the year 2001. Regarding the life of Betsy after her divorce, she vanished from the media spotlight. Currently, she might be possibly single in the present day.

Betsy’s Ex-Husband’s Career

Her ex-husband, Sammy Hagar is an American rock vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, musician, as well as and entrepreneur. He came to prominence in the 1970s with the hard rock band Montrose. Hagar then launched a successful solo career, scoring an enduring hit in the year 1984 with I Can’t Drive 55.

He has enjoyed commercial success when he replaced David Lee Roth as the lead singer of Van Halen in the year 1985, but left in 1996. Sammy was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Van Halen on 12th March 2007.

Sammy Hagar
Caption: Sammy Hagar with her ex-husband

His musical style primarily consists of both hard rock and heavy metal. As a businessman, Hagar founded the Cabo Wabo Tequila brand and restaurant chain, as well as Sammy’s Beach Bar Rum. His recent musical projects include being the lead singer of Chickenfoot and The Circle. In 2014, the hard rock musician has dropped 13 solo projects, with nine of them coming in the 70s and 80s. The two albums, Standing Hampton (1981) and VOA (1984) have been certified platinum by the RIAA.

Apart from his singing carer, he has also founded the Cabo Wabo Tequila brand and restaurant chain, as well as Sammy’s Beach Bar Rum. In the year 2009, Hagar and celebrity chef Tyler Florence opened a restaurant named El Paseo together in Mill Valley, California.


He starred in a number of National Automotive Parts Association (NAPA) commercials in the year 2007. Further, he appeared in Celebrity Ghost Stories on The Biography Channel. On 23rd May 2006, San Bernardino County, California supervisors declared the day to be Sammy Hagar Day.

Moreover, he made a one-time guest appearance in the CBS police drama Nash Bridges. He made an animated guest appearance in Covercraft which is a 2014 episode of The Simpsons. Further, he acted as a guest mentor on Adam Levine’s team on the 11th season of the NBC talent show, The Voice.


In March 2011, he released an autobiography entitled Red: My Uncensored Life in Rock, written with the assistance of rock critic Joel Selvin. In September 2015, he released the cookbook Are We Having Any Fun Yet? – The Cooking & Partying Handbook contains food and drink recipes, along with pictures and stories of Sammy’s cooking memories.

What is the Net Worth and Salary of Betsy Berardi?

Besty Berardi has an estimated net worth of around $1 million because she was getting 40%  monthly income from her ex-husband. Her ex-husband Sammy Hagar has an estimated net worth of around $120 million as of 2019 which he earned through his successful career as a rock vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, musician, as well as and entrepreneur.

Cars & House

Further, he owned countless cars over the year such as 1983 512 Berlinetta Boxer, Ford Shelby GT, Jaguar XKE, Ford GT, Chevrolet El Camino SS, Aston Martin Vanquish S, and so on. In 2016, he added Ferrari Laferrari worth around $1.3 million.

Betsy Berardi's ex-husband, Sammy Hagar with his car
Caption: Betsy Berardi’s ex-husband, Sammy Hagar with his car (Photo: Forbes)

Further, he owns houses in Mill Valley, Palm Desert California, in Cabo San Lucas Mexico, and Maui Hawaii but he prefers to live in Corte Madera, California.