Bruce Springsteen, who is also known as “The Boss,” is both a solo artist and the leader of the E Street Band. He is well-recognized for his performance in the 1970s and ’80s. He is a prolific songwriter, guitarist as well as a recording artist whose songs are usually full of heartfelt stories that are full of Myths of old.
|Birth Name||Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen|
|Birth Date||23 September 1949|
|Birthplace||New Jersey, U.S.A.|
|Height||5 feet 9 inches|
|Parents||Douglas Frederick Springsteen and Adele Ann|
|Siblings||Sisters: Virginia and Pamela Springsteen|
|Children||Daughters: Evan and Jessica
|Net Worth||$500 million|
Bruce Springsteen Net Worth: $500 Million
Bruce started performing with various bands until the year 1970 when a well-known ‘San Francisco Examiner’ music critic Philip Elwood complimented him by depicting him as a most remarkable composer. In 1970, he tried to form various bands that didn’t pan out until two years. Later, he caught the attention of the music artists like Mike Appel, Jim Cretecos, and John Hammond, who worked together at sealing him a record deal with ‘Columbia Records.’
In the year 1975, Bruce and the ‘E Street Band’ started a show at New York’s ‘Bottom Line Club.’ It was so well-attended and famous that the ‘Rolling Stone’ magazine recorded the event as ‘One of the 50 Moments That Changed Rock and Roll.’ His third album, ‘Born to Run,’ earned him fame when it hit ‘Billboard 200’ at number 3.
His album ‘Born in the U.S.A.,’ made a sale of altogether 45 million copies worldwide in the year 1984, ending up as one of the best-selling albums with seven singles hitting the Top 10. He has released many albums to date. He announced that his E Street Band would not be touring in the year 2019 as he was taking a break after his Broadway run and various recording projects.
In January and March 2019, Bruce released his second and third live series compilation albums The Live Series: Songs of Friendship and The Live Series: Songs of Hope.
With all his hard work and dedication towards the music career, Bruce has earned a massive fortune. His net worth is estimated at $500 million.
Bruce Springsteen Wife: Patti Scialfa
Bruce has married twice. He got married to his first wife, actress Julianne Phillips, in 1985. They had first met during ‘Born in the U.S.A.’ tour. The ex-couple couldn’t sustain their marriage for more than four years. Later, Bruce began a relationship with E Street Band singer, Patti Scialfa.
Bruce moved in together with Scialfa in the year 1991 after exchanging wedding vows. The couple welcomed three beautiful children, two daughters Evan and Jessica, and a son Samuel.
Both husband and wife are known for performing duets during the Born in the U.S.A. tour. They also played together during the Tunnel of Love Express Tour in 1988.
Bruce and his wife have already celebrated their 29 marriage anniversary. They are one of the solid-rock couples in the music industry.
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Bruce Springsteen was born on 23 September 1949 in New Jersey, U.S.A., to parents, Douglas Frederick Springsteen, a bus driver, and Adele Ann, a legal secretary. He grew alongside her elder sister, Virginia, and a younger sister, Pamela Springsteen.
Bruce, age 70, saw Elvis Presley perform on The Ed Sullivan Show and aspired to be like him. His mother noticed his capability and bought him his first guitar for $18 in the year 1956. His passion for music began at a very young age, so he started his career in the music world.
Bruce has a decent height of 5 feet 9 inches.