- Name: Bruce Springsteen
- Age: 67 years old
- Height: 5ft 10in (178 cm)
- Occupation: Musician
- Net Worth: US $300 Million
- Status: Alive
Bruce “The Boss” Springsteen is an Oscar winning rock singer, songwriter and musician. He performs with the backing band, E Street Band. He was born on September 23, 1949 in Long Branch, New Jersey. His mother, Adele, worked as a legal secretary and his father, Douglas, worked as a bus driver. He has two younger siblings, Virginia and Pamela. Springsteen grew up in Freehold Borough where he attended Freehold Regional High School. He took classes at Ocean City Community College but never graduated. Springsteen was drafted in 1967 to serve in the Vietnam War. He failed the physical examinations and was deemed unfit for military service.
Springsteen drew early inspiration from entertainers like Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra and The Beatles. He started out playing the guitar in 1964 and by 1965 he was the lead guitarist and vocalist of The Castiles. He performed with several other groups including Earth and Steel Mill. Springsteen formed the E Street Band in 1972 with Garry Tallent, Clarence Clemons, Danny Federici, Vini Lopez and David Sancious. He signed to Columbia Records and his debut studio album, Greetings from Asbury Park, N.J. was released on January 5, 1973. The album achieved critical acclaim and Springsteen was compared to folk singer, Bob Dylan. His second album, The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle, was released eight months later to critical acclaim but low sales.
Springsteen rose to stardom with the 1975 release of his third album, Born to Run. The album peaked at #3 on the Billboard 200 and has since sold over six million copies in the United States. Springsteen’s seventh album, Born in the U.S.A., was released to critical and commercial success in 1984. The album was certified 15× Platinum in the U.S. and has sold over 30 million copies worldwide. Born in the U.S.A. features seven top-10 hit singles and is ranked among the best-selling albums of all times. Other albums include The River (1980), Tunnel of Love (1987) and more recently Wrecking Ball (2012) and High Hopes (2014). Springsteen has won 20 Grammys, two Golden Globes and an Oscar. He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1999.
Bruce Springsteen is 5ft 10in tall and has a net worth of $300 million. He was married to first wife ‘Julianne Phillips’ from 1985-1989. He married Patti Scialfa in 1991 and they have three children, Evan James, Jessica Rae and Sam.
Bruce Springsteen Age, Birthday, Married
- Birth Name: Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen
- Birthday: September 23, 1949
- How Old : Age: 67 years old
- Place of Birth: Long Branch, New Jersey, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Libra
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 10in (178 cm)
- Occupation: Singer, Songwriter, Musician
- Years Active: 1965-present
- Net Worth 2017: US $300 Million
- Marriage(s): Julianne Phillips, Patti Scialfa
- Death-O-Meter: Alive
- Official Site: brucespringsteen.net