How much is Bruce Springsteen worth? $500 million
How did Bruce Springsteen earn his money and wealth?
Bruce Springsteen was born as Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen on 23rd September 1949. He is a songwriter and a singer. He is a 20-time winner of the Grammy Awards, two-time winner of a Golden Globe, one academy award and has also won a Tony award. He has been nominated for a total 50 Grammy Awards. He is also the winner of 2 Grammy Hall of Fame awards for Born to Run and Born in the U.S.A. Bruce Springsteen was officially inducted into the Songwriters Hall Of Fame.
Springsteen has indulged both inaccessible rock albums as well as somber folk-oriented works. Till date, Born to Run (1975) and Born in the U.S.A. (1984) remain his most successful albums. He has to his credit sales of over 135 million records worldwide and an excess of 64 million records sales in the United States alone, granting him a position among the world’s best-selling artists of all time. Springsteen was a recipient of the Kennedy Center Honors in 2009 and went on to be named as the MusiCares person of the year in 2013. He also went on to be honored with the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2016.
As a child, Bruce Springsteen was fascinated by music and grew up listening to Frank Sinatra. At seven, Bruce Springsteen was awestruck by Elvis Presley’s performance. Thus, His mother rented a guitar for Bruce on a weekly basis, but he wasn’t satiated. In 1964, Bruce Springsteen bought his first ever guitar. He began playing at local hangouts and clubs. He then approached the duo Tex and Marion Vinyard, who helped in sponsoring budding artists. In due time, Bruce Springsteen was one of the lead guitarists and gradually found his way into becoming a lead singer for the Castles.
Some of the most popular and evergreen albums recorded by Bruce Springsteen are: High Hopes (2014), Wrecking Ball (2012), Working on a Dream (2009), Magic (2007), We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions (2006), Devils and Dust (2005), The Rising (2002), The Ghost of Tom Joad (1995), Lucky Town (1992), Human Touch (1992), Tunnel Of Love (1987), Born in the U.S.A (1984), Nebraska (1982), The River (1980), Darkness on the Edge of Town (1978), Born to Run (1975), The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle (1973) and Greetings from Asbury Park, N. J (1973), etc.
Bruce Springsteen is a winner of the Academy Award for Best Original Song for Streets of Philadelphia (1994), Favorite Pop/Rock Single for Dancing in the Dark (1985), Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist (1986), Favorite Pop/ Rock Album for Born in the U.S.A (1986), Favorite Pop/Rick Male Video Artist (1986), Best Autography/Memoir for Born to Run (2018), BRIT Award for Best International Solo Artist (1986), Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song for Streets of Philadelphia (1994), Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song for The Wrestler (2009), etc. Springsteen is married to Patti Scialfa since1991. The couple has three children together named Evan James Springsteen, Jessica Rae Springsteen, and Sam Ryan Springsteen.
What are the highest selling music albums of Bruce Springsteen?
- The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle (1973)
- Darkness on the Edge of Town (1978),
- We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions (2006)
- Working on a Dream (2009)
- The Ghost of Tom Joad (1995)
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