How much is Eddie Vedder’s Net Worth?
Who is Eddie Vedder? Biography
Eddie Vedder is a 56 years old American musician, songwriter, singer, and multi-instrumentalist. As of July 2021, Eddie Vedder’s net worth is $120 million.
He is best known for being associated with the American rock band Pearl Jam as lead vocalist, lyricist, and one of four guitarists.
He is also famous for his baritone vocals.
Eddie started his solo musical career with his first album as a soundtrack for the film, Into the Wild in 2007. The album made it to #20 on the Top 20 Rock ‘n’ Roll Solo Albums by Consequence of Sound.
He also ranked at the seventh position by Rolling Stone in the Best Lead Singers of All Time’s list.
As a Pearl Jam member, he recently released its eleventh studio album, Gigaton, in 2020.
But how does all this fame and popularity convert into cold hard cash?
What sort of worth does this popular Musician make?
So, let’s dive deep to find out Eddie Vedder‘s net worth and how much this celebrity made his fortune.
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Eddie Vedder’s Age & Birthday
Eddie was born on 23rd December 1964 in Evanston, Illinois, named Edward Louis Severson III.
As of July 2021, Eddie Vedder is 56 years old.
He was an infant when his parents Karen Lee Vedder and Edward Louis Severson, Jr., divorced.
Eddie’s mother got remarried to Peter Mueller.
He was unaware that Peter was not his biological father and continued by the name Edward Mueller. He grew up in Evanston with his three younger half-brothers.
Soon the family moved to San Diego County, California, where he got his first electric guitar from his mother as a gift on his twelfth birthday.
Eddie turned towards music for comfort after his mother and Peter got divorced in his teens.
Eddie stayed with his stepfather to complete his studies. This time he learned the truth about his biological father, who died of multiple sclerosis.
Eddie Vedder attended the San Dieguito High School. He lived alone in an apartment and did a night job at a drug store in Encinitas to support him.
He finally dropped out of school by facing the pressure of both his job and studies.
Eddie moved to Chicago, where he completed his high school GED (General Equivalency Diploma) and attended community college.
How did Eddie Vedder’s net worth turn to $120 million?
As of July 2021, Eddie has accumulated a net worth of $120 million. He has earned a wealthy fortune through his musical career with Pearl Jam.
He was 12 when he got his first electric guitar from his beloved mother grabbing interest in music. In 1984, he decided to move to San Diego with Beth Liebling and friend Frank, recording demo tapes and working in various jobs.
He tried so many bands in San Diego like Destroy and Surf, finally joining the American Funk rock band Bad Radio for a short stint as a vocalist in 1988.
Eddie Vedder with band Temple of the Dog
Eddie Vedder met the former Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Jack Irons who suggested trying for Seattle-based band Temple of the Dog.
He got the invitation from Stone Gossard and Jeff Ament to join the band as guest vocalist.
The band got started by Chris Cornell as a musical tribute to the late singer Andrew Wood.
In 1991, the band got signed by A&M Records, releasing their first breakout single, “Hunger Strike”. It was a duet between Cornell and Vedder.
Vedder with band Pearl Jam
The Band Pearl Jam was co-founded by Stone Gossard, Jeff Ament, and Mike McCready in 1990. Eddie Vedder later joined it with drummers.
Originally it was called Mookie Blaylock that got changed in 1991 after being signed by Epic Records.
In the same year, the band released their debut album, “Ten”, which became the band’s most commercially successful record album in the US.
The album sold out over 13 million copies and got certified 13x Platinum by RIAA.
Its second album, “Vs”, got released in 1993 and received #1 rank on the Billboard 200 chart.
It was certified 7xPlatinum by RIAA. The album also received the Grammy Award nomination in 1995.
Pearl Jam has released 11 albums over the years. Others are below;
- Vitalogy (1994)
- No Code (1996)
- Yield (1998)
- Binaural (2000)
- Riot Act (2002)
- Pearl Jam (2006)
- Backspacer (2009)
- Lightning Bolt (2013)
- Gigaton (2020)
The band has released three compilation albums, 15 live albums, 38 singles, and 300 official bootlegs.
For the eleventh album Gigaton, the band members took part in the Live stream concert “All in WA: A Concert for COVID-19 Relief” during the pandemic in June 2020.
Eddie Vedder’s other contributions and collaborations
Eddie has contributed to the soundtracks of various films like Reign Over Me (2007), I Am Sam (2001), and Dead Man Walking (1995).
He did the soundtrack for the film, Into the Wild and received the nomination in Grammy Award for Best Song Written for a Motion Picture.
He also won the2008 Golden Globe Award for the song “Guaranteed” in the biographical adventure drama film Into the Wild.
Vedder has also collaborated with various artists like The Rolling Stones, Dave Grohl, The Who, Dave Matthews, Glen Hansard, and U2.
Eddie Vedder’s solo musical career
As a solo artist, Eddie released his first debut album, Into the Wild, in 2007. The album charted 11 on the US charts. His second album Ukulele Songs came in 2011 and charted 4th in the US.
His most recent album, Matter of Time, EP got released in December 2020.
Vedder in Real Estate
Eddie lives with his family in West Seattle, Washington.
Is Eddie Vedder married or dating?
Beth Liebling (m.1994 – div.2000)
Eddie got married twice. His first marriage was with Beth Liebling, the bass player of the experimental rock group, Hovercraft.
Both were teenage friends since 1984. The couple married on June 3, 1994. But the marriage ended up with divorce in September 2000.
Jill McCormick (m.2010-Present)
His second marriage was with Jill McCormick on 18th September 2010.
Both dated each other for a decade before marrying. He is the father of two daughters Olivia and Harper.
Jill McCormick is 43 years old American former fashion model, activist, and philanthropist.
She has co-founded a non-profit organization EB Research Partnership to find a cure for the genetic skin disorder Epidermolysis Bullosa in 2014.
Jill has also appeared in the Vedder’s solo single music video, “Longing to Belong”, in 2011.
Eddie Vedder‘s Height, Weight and Physical Stats
Do you want to know the physical appearance, height, and weight of Eddie Vedder? Have a look below:
|Height||5 ft 6 in or 169 cm|
|Weight||65 kg or 143 lbs (approx.)|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
Eddie Vedder on Youtube
He has Joined Youtube on Apr 22, 2017, He has over 40,677,626 views and 158K subscribers on his youtube channel as of 24 July 2021.
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Eddie Vedder‘s Social Media Profiles
Eddie Vedder is active in social media such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts.
He has more than 2.6 million followers on his Facebook account, and he has about 255K followers on the Instagram account as of 21 July 2021.
Eddie Vedder is Illinois born American musician and multi-instrumentalist. He is famous for being a band member of the American rock band Pearl Jam since 1990. He works as a lead vocalist and a guitarist for the band.
Eddie has contributed to 11 studio albums of Pearl Jam. Ten was the first debut album of the band that is commercially successful in the US. He also has a solo career in music and has released three albums up to date.
Rolling Stone mentioned Eddie in the list of Best Singers of All Time at seventh position. In 2017, Pearl Jam’s band members got inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
As of July 2021, Eddie Vedder estimated net worth is $120 million.