- Birthday23rd Sep, 49
- Birth PlaceUnited States
- Marital statusDivorced
Bruce Springsteen is a famous American musician and song-writer nicknamed as “The Boss”. He is the head of the band 'E Street Band'. Springsteen is widely recognized for his poetic lyrics, heartland rock and his energetic stage concerts he has performed in from the 1970's to the present day. His most successful studio album till date has been “Born in the USA and born to Run” which sold more than 120 million copies worldwide. The singer has also been honored with several prestigious awards. He has won 20 Grammy’s, two Golden Globes and an Academy award.
The phenomenal success enjoyed by Springsteen in his music career has transformed him into one of the richest singers of the world. A vast portion of his earnings have come from the sales royalties of his innumerable hit albums handsomely complemented by his sky-high appearance fees in live music concerts. The singer’s average annual income over the past few years has been estimated to be near a staggering 60 million USD. The singer’s reported net worth is a staggering 200 million USD.
Springsteen’s fabulous wealth has ensured a lifestyle for him that can make even the millionaires envious. He owns a multimillion dollar mansion in Rumson, New Jersey, USA. He once owned a high end villa in West Palm Beach, Florida. He owns a fleet of luxury cars like a Range Rover Sport and an antique 1957 model Chevy Bel Air Convertible valued at 400000 USD. He flies around the world in a private jet. The legend spends a lot of his spare time working for philanthropic organizations. He has donated a lot of money and actively campaigned for charities like Amnesty International, MusiCares, WhyHunger, Rainforest Foundation Fund, Musicians on Call and Bob Woodruff Foundation.
Springsteen was born in New Jersey in a middle class family. His mother was a legal secretary while his father worked as a bus driver. He has two younger siblings Virginia and Pamela. Pamela had a brief film career but left it to pursue full time still photography. He married Julianne Philips on 13th May 1985. Unfortunately their union was short lived and they got divorced on March 1989 mainly due to his traveling commitments and their 11 year age difference. He again got married to his first love Scialfa on June 1991. On July 1990 they were blessed with their first child and named him Evan James Springsteen. The couple was later blessed with two more children.
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Bruce Springsteen has been photographed quite a few times behind the wheels of his black colored Range Rover. The rocker has used the Rover to arrive at some of his live music shows. The SUV possesses a commanding exterior appearance. Bruce has extensively modified the interiors to suit his requirements. The seats and the steering wheel have been lined with high end nappa leather. Parts of the interiors like seat armrests and door insides have been paneled with expensive pine wood.
1957 Chevy Bel Air convertible
A gold colored 1957 Chevy Bel Air Convertible which once belonged to Bruce Springsteen was sold off at an online auction that took place in March 2011. In the end, the convertible managed to fetch $468,000, which was far above the initial bid price of $390,000. The car featuring orange flames was purchased by Springsteen in 1975 for just $2,000 and was the first vehicle owned by the rocker. Bruce sold off the Bel Air in 1976, when its striking appearance attracted unwanted attention towards him. The musician composed the lyrics of some of his most famous songs like Thunder Road, Born to Run and Backstreets on this car.
With a strong fascination for stylish, designer watches, the international rock sensation from America Bruce Springsteen splurge a lot to own the horological masterpieces. And, it doesn't surprise us after we spotted him wearing a Rolex Submariner with black dial and matted silver band. This particular watch is one of the signature collectible items from Rolex that deserves a repeated viewing. Submariner was first introduced at Swiss Watch Fair in 1954. Since then, many different models of Rolex Submariner have made their entry to the international watch market. Often noticed in James Bond films, the Rolex Submariner remains at it's best working self while being exposed to temperature 45 degrees below the zero degree mark! It keeps functioning even under a 1000 feet inside the sea. Truly astonishing and world class timepiece, the submariner costs around $20,000.