|Real Name/Full Name||Aleksander Zivojinovic|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Alex Lifeson|
|Birth Place:||Fernie, Canada|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||27 August 1953|
|Age/How Old:||69 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres –183 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 0”
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 95 Kg
In Pounds –209 lbs
|Hair Color:||Light Blond|
|Parents Name:||Father – Nenad Zivojinovic
Mother –Melanija Zivojinovic
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Charlene Lifeson (m. 1975)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Justin Lifeson and Adrian Lifeson|
|Profession:||Musician, songwriter, guitarist, and record producer|
|Net Worth:||$40 Million|
|Last Updated:||May 2023|
Aleksander Zivojinovic is a well-cherished and ultra-talented Candian personality who is professionally a vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, musician, and record producer. He is popularly known by his stage name Alex Lifeson which means “son of life” in Serbian, and Lifeson is a semi-literal translation of his surname Zivojinovic. He is more popularly known as the guitarist and lead vocalist of a rock band called “Rush.”
Well, how well do you know about Alex Lifeson? If not much, here is what we know about Alex Lifeson to date.
Biography and Early Life
Alex Lifeson was born on August 27th in the year 1953, in Fernie, British Columbia, Canada. He was taken to Nenad Zivojinovic (father) and Melanija Zivojinovic (mother). His parents were immigrants (Serb) from Yugoslavia. His parents raised him in Toronto. He was fascinated by the music since he was 12, and his first guitar was a Christmas gift from his dear father.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Alex Lifeson in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Alex Lifeson’s age is 69 years old as of today’s date 30th May 2023 having been born on 27 August 1953. Though, he is 6′ 0” in feet and inches and 183 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 209 lbs in Pound and 95kg in Kilograms.
Lifeson has not revealed any information about his education or from where he did his schooling. Thus, there is not much information given about his education.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Alex Lifeson is happily wedded to Charlene Lifeson in the year 1975. The couple is a proud family of two loving sons. Charlene has given birth to his first child in 1970 and christened it Justin, who was born before their marriage, and Lifeson gave birth to his next child in 1977, Adrian Lifeson.
Is Alex Lifeson Gay?
Alex Lifeson is happily married to Charlene Lifeson since 1975, and he is also a proud father of his two beautiful sons. Hence, it is evident that he isn’t gay.
He formed his first band called “The Projection” in 1963, which later became “Rush” in 1968, and his schoolmate John Rutsey, a drummer. Instrumentally he was more famous for his signature riffing, unorthodox chord structures, and electronic effects and processing he has used. The very first manager of the rock band was Ray Danniels.
The popular and energetic band released their first album, “Rush,” and after some time of the album release, John had to quit the band due to health issues, and Neil Peart replaced his position. In 1975, the band released its second album named “Fly by Night” and was a commercial hit in the USA and Canada.
Further, they have released several albums, which gained massive success and a vast supporting fan base. The latest album released by them was “Rush Clockwork Angels,” It was ranked number 1 in Canadian Album Chart and 2nd on the Billboard 200 Chart.
Apart from the band, he has also released many solo albums in which. His debut album was “Victor,” which was released in 1996 and was a commercially successful album. He has also worked with many other famous and talented musicians and bands.
Apart from music, he has also been featured in tv-series and movies, such as Trailer Park Boys: The Movie, Trailer Park Boys: Countdown to Liquor Day, Ecstasy, Crawford, Trailer Park Boys: Out of the Park, and Suck. He has also got an opportunity to do soundtrack work for a horror-comedy film called “Little Evil,” which was released in 2017.
Alex Lifeson is a marvelous performer, and hence his talent has made him earn several prestigious nominations over the years. Still, unfortunately, he had never won any award individually but indeed some with the Rush band. He, along with his crew, has held the Juno award thrice.
They have earned Juno award for Rock Album of the Year for Clockwork Angels, followed by Juno Award for Music DVD of the year for Rush in Rio, Rush: Beyond the Lightened Stage, and lastly, the same award for Best Hard Rock/ Metal Album for the album Presto.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Alex Lifeson in 2023
As of 2023, he has a total net worth of $40 million and even more excellent. He has earned his wealth by successfully launching several albums and singles.
He has performed several times along with his band-Rush. The album-2112 and Moving Pictures trade have made them earn nearly-$3 million and $4 Million, respectively.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- He is a licensed airplane pilot.
- He is the owner of the restaurant-The Orbit Room, based in Toronto.
- He, along with electric and acoustic guitars, also knows to play Mandola, mandolin, and bouzouki well.
- His first guitar was a Christmas gift from his daddy.
Alex Lifeson is one of the leading musicians. He is doing amazingly in his career since the 1980s. He is responsible for the establishment of the Rush band and hence is the author of his own story. He, along with his members, have justified their worth presences by bringing in several hit albums. He is happily wedded to Charlene Lifeson and is a father of two loving kids. He loves to live his life modestly with his family.