Eddie Money Net Worth

Back in the 1970’s everyone wanted to live like a Rockstar. Nowadays everyone still wants to live like one because Rock stars embody everything that is great with being popular. Crowds of devoted fans, non-stop partying and awesome music. Eddie Money could not ask for more. Born on the unknown in the place called Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States. This American bred Singer, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Police officer, Saxophonist has a lot of talents and gifts. The biggest one of all is creating rock music that millions worldwide love. The music of Eddie Money has been featured in movies, TV shows, commercials and is played on the internet non-stop. Who would have thought that a kid from Island Trees High School could one day be one of the biggest rock stars in the world? Well it turned out to be true and right now Eddie Money has a net worth of $10 Million. It is good when you are a rock star.

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Eddie was raised in Long Island – several family members were police officers, and Eddie himself was a trainee with the NYPD. However, he soon decided that music was his future, and he moved to Berkeley, California, where he played clubs in the local area, son securing a recording contract with Columbia Records.

Money is rock, hard rock and pop rock musician, and is a vocalist who also plays the synthesizer, guitar, keyboards, harmonica and saxophone. The beginning of his career was very successful as his debut album titled ‘Eddie Money’ (1977) was certified two times platinum in United States and platinum in Canada. It has peaked on the 37th and 24th positions respectively in United States and Canada Charts. There is no doubt that the album increased Money’s net worth significantly.

Following this success, Eddie’s second and fifth albums entitled ‘Life for the Taking’ (1978) and ‘Can’t Hold Back’ (1986) were certified platinum in United States and gold in Canada. The album entitled ‘No Control’ (1982) was certified platinum in United States and peaked in 20th position on US Billboard Chart. The compilation album ‘Greatest Hits: The Sound of Money’ (1989) received gold certification in United States. ‘Playing for Keeps’ (1980), ‘Where’s the Party?’ (1983), ‘Nothing to Lose’ (1988), ‘Right Here’ (1991) albums have also increased Eddie’s net worth, all reaching high positions on US and Canada charts.

The albums entitled ‘Love and Money’ (1995), ‘Ready Eddie’ (1999) and ‘Wanna Go Back’ (2007) failed to reach the charts, but they are small failures as during his long-spanned career, Eddie Money has now released 24 singles, 11 studio albums, seven compilation albums, two live albums and EPs. The most popular singles which have increased Eddie Money’s net worth the most and topped the United States Chart are ‘Think I’m in Love’ (1982), ‘Take Me Home Tonight” (1986) and ‘The Love in Your Eyes’ (1989). Second position on US Chart was reached by the singles ‘Walk on Water’ (1988) and ‘Peace in Our Time’ (1990), and third place by the single ‘I Wanna Go Back’ (1986).

In his personal life, Eddie has been married to Laurie since 1989, and they have four sons and a daughter. In 2001, Eddie Money publicly admitted to being a drug addict, and joined the rehabilitation program 12 steps, which was successful, as the singer continues to tour, and appear at special events such as opening the DTE Energy Music Theatre summer concert season in Clarkston, Michigan, and  the half-time performance at the Liberty Bowl.

Eddie Money has his personal website http://www.eddiemoney.com/ where people can join his fan club, read the latest news about the artist, check tour dates or listen to music. There is also a store to purchase merchandise related to the musician.

 

Structural info

  • Full Name: Eddie Money
  • Net Worth: $10 Million
  • Date Of Birth: March 21, 1949
  • Place Of Birth: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
  • Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.803 m)
  • Profession: Singer, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Police officer, Saxophonist
  • Education: Island Trees High School
  • Nationality: American
  • Spouse: Laurie Money (m. 1989)
  • Children: Jesse Money
  • Parents: Daniel Mahoney Sr., Dottie Mahoney, Shakin’, Take Me Home Tonight, Two Tickets to Paradise, Lake Charles, LA, United States, Las Vegas, NV, United States, Clarkston, MI, United States
  • Nicknames: Edward Joseph Mahoney , Edward Mahoney
  • Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/eddiemoney
  • Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/imeddiemoney
  • MySpace: http://www.myspace.com/eddiemoney
  • IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0597940
  • Nominations: Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance

Facts

  • Father of Jesse Money.
  • He attended Island Trees High School in Levittown, Long Island, NY.
  • He worked as a New York City Police Dept. Patrolman before reaching fame with his music. His brother is a retired Captain from the NYPD.

Filmography

Soundtrack
Title Year Status Character
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2016 TV Series writer – 1 episode
Everybody Wants Some!! 2016 performer: “Maybe I’m a Fool” / writer: “Maybe I’m a Fool”
Hawaii Five-0 TV Series performer – 1 episode, 2015 writer – 1 episode, 2015
Good Kill 2014 writer: “Two Tickets To Paradise”
Grown Ups 2 2013 performer: “I Wanna Go Back”
In a World… 2013 performer: “Get A Move On” / writer: “Get A Move On” – as Edward Mahoney
Take Me Out TV Series performer – 4 episodes, 2012 writer – 4 episodes, 2012
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2011 TV Series writer – 1 episode
NBC Sunday Night Football 2010 TV Series 1 episode
The Hooker with a Heart of Gold 2010 performer: “Take Me Home Tonight” incorporating part of “Be My Baby”
Grown Ups 2010 performer: “Two Tickets to Paradise” / writer: “Two Tickets to Paradise”
A Little Help 2010 performer: “Baby Hold On To Me” / writer: “Baby Hold On To Me”
MacGruber 2010 performer: “Take Me Home Tonight”
Jennifer’s Body 2009 performer: “Two Tickets to Paradise” / writer: “Two Tickets to Paradise”
Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2009 performer: “Think I’m in Love” / writer: “Think I’m in Love”
Balls of Fury 2007 writer: “Two Tickets To Paradise”
The Office 2006 TV Series writer – 1 episode
The Groomsmen 2006 writer: “Shakin'”
Cold Case 2006 TV Series performer – 1 episode
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories 2006 Video Game performer: “Baby Hold On” / writer: “Baby Hold On”
Roll Bounce 2005 performer: “Baby Hold On” / writer: “Baby Hold On”
Bee Season 2005 writer: “Two Tickets to Paradise”
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas 2004 Video Game performer: “Two Tickets to Paradise” / writer: “Two Tickets to Paradise” – as Edward J. Mahoney
Imaginary Heroes 2004 writer: “Two Tickets to Paradise”, “Baby Hold On”
Sideways 2004 “TWO TICKETS TO PARADISE” / performer: “TWO TICKETS TO PARADISE” / writer: “TWO TICKETS TO PARADISE”
Paradise Hotel 2003 TV Series writer: “Two Tickets to Paradise”
The Santa Clause 2 2002 performer: “Everybody Loves Christmas” / writer: “Everybody Loves Christmas”
The King of Queens TV Series performer – 1 episode, 2002 writer – 1 episode, 2002
Joe Dirt 2001 performer: “Think I’m in Love”, “Walk on Water” / writer: “Think I’m in Love”
Ed 2000 TV Series performer – 1 episode
Quack Pack 1996 TV Series performer: “Quack Pack”
The Simpsons TV Series performer – 1 episode, 1994 writer – 1 episode, 1994
Beavis and Butt-Head 1993 TV Series performer – 1 episode
Kuffs 1992 performer: “She Takes My Breath Away” / writer: “She Takes My Breath Away”
Queens Logic 1991 performer: “Baby Hold On” / writer: “Baby Hold On”
Back to the Beach 1987 performer: “Catch a Ride”
Over the Top 1987 performer: “I Will Be Strong”
Americathon 1979 performer: “Get A Move On”, “Open Up Your Heart” / producer: “Get A Move On”, “Open Up Your Heart” / writer: “Get A Move On”, “Open Up Your Heart”
WKRP in Cincinnati TV Series performer – 1 episode, 1979 writer – 1 episode, 1979
Saturday Night Live 1978 TV Series performer – 1 episode
Music Department
Title Year Status Character
Quack Pack 1996 TV Series performer – 3 episodes
Hardball TV Series theme song performer – 2 episodes, 1989 theme song written by – 2 episodes, 1989
Actor
Title Year Status Character
Glasspack vs Blackstone 2013 Eddie Money
The King of Queens 2002 TV Series Eddie Money
Self
Title Year Status Character
Original Motion Picture Soundtrack 2017 Documentary post-production Himself
Johnnie Be Good announced Himself
Teens Wanna Know 2016 TV Series Himself – Guest
Oprah: Where Are They Now? 2016 TV Series Himself
Home & Family 2015 TV Series Himself – Musical Guest
The Us Festival 1982: The US Generation Documentary 2013 Documentary
Celebrity Ghost Stories 2012 TV Series documentary Himself
Texxas Jam ’78 2012 Documentary Himself
Backline 2010 TV Series Himself (2010)
Don’t Forget the Lyrics! 2008 TV Series Himself
Texas Roadhouse Live Presents: Live from Sturgis – A Homeland Salute to Our Troops 2008 TV Special documentary Himself
Rock the Cradle 2008 TV Series Himself
Rock & A Hard Place 2008 TV Series Himself
Live with Kelly and Michael 2006 TV Series Himself – Musical Guest
Musicians for Disaster Relief 05′ 2005 TV Movie Himself
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2003 TV Series Himself – Guest Band Member
I Love the ’80s 2002 TV Series documentary Himself
Intimate Portrait 2002 TV Series documentary Himself – Interviewee
Joe Dirt 2001 Himself
The Drew Carey Show 1999 TV Series Himself
The Rosie O’Donnell Show 1998 TV Series Himself
Eddie Money: Shakin’ with the Money Man 1997 Video documentary Himself
Wonderland 1997 Documentary Himself
The 21st Annual American Music Awards 1994 TV Special Himself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 1992 TV Series Himself
The 19th Annual American Music Awards 1992 TV Special Himself
The 18th Annual American Music Awards 1991 TV Special Himself
The 1989 Annual MTV Video Music Awards 1989 TV Special Himself
The Songwriter’s Hall of Fame 20th Anniversary… The Magic of Music 1989 TV Movie Himself
The Pat Sajak Show 1989 TV Series Himself
The Arsenio Hall Show 1989 TV Series Himself
America’s Top 10 1988 TV Series Himself
Rock ‘n’ Roll Christmas 1988 TV Special Himself
Late Night with David Letterman 1986-1988 TV Series Himself / Himself – Announcer
The 14th Annual American Music Awards 1987 TV Special Himself
New American Bandstand 1965 1978-1986 TV Series Himself
MusiCalifornia 1986 TV Series Himself
Solid Gold 1986 TV Series Himself
American Bandstand’s 33 1/3 Celebration 1985 TV Special Himself
Fridays 1980 TV Series Himself
The Mike Douglas Show 1979 TV Series Himself – Co-Host / Himself – Vocalist
The Midnight Special 1978 TV Series Himself – Host
Saturday Night Live 1978 TV Series Himself – Musical Guest
Archive Footage
Title Year Status Character
You Can’t Do That on Television 1979 TV Series Himself

Pictures

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