|Real Name/Full Name||Jeffrey Lynne|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Jeffrey Lynne|
|Birth Place:||Shard End, Birmingham, United Kingdom|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||30 December 1947|
|Age/How Old:||74 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 179 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 75 Kg
In Pounds – 165 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – Philip Lynne
Mother – Nancy Lynne
|School:||Alderlea Boys’ Secondary School|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Rosemary Lynne (m. 1972–1977)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Stephanie Lynne, Laura Lynne|
|Profession:||Record producer, singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist|
|Net Worth:||$110 million|
|Last Updated:||November 2022|
Jeffrey Lynne OBE is a famous English singer, songwriter, music producer, and multi-instrumentalist of his age who co-founded the rock band Electric Light Orchestra (ELO) in the year 1970. He is not only the co-founder of this famous rock band of America, but also he sang along with various famous singers such as Tom Petty, Bob Dylan, and Roy Orbison. In different music categories, this renowned singer left his mark successfully, such as in vocals, guitars, bass, and keyboards.
Well, how well do you know about Jeff Lynne? If not much, here is what we know about Jeff Lynne to date.
Biography and Early Life
Jeffrey Lynne was born on 30 December 1947 in Philip Lynne and Nancy Lynne Shard End, Birmingham, England. He has an accent of typical Birmingham as they have been living in this region for a long time. His family appreciated his interest in music, and the music career of this famous multi-instrumentalist started with his father’s hand. Knowing his interest in music organizing, his father Philip brought a well-built guitar for him at a very early age for £2. Lynne is still playing that guitar in his various shows successfully.
This famous musician has formed a group with Robert Reader and David Walsh with cheap electrical instruments and some newly-versed Spanish guitars. The Idle Race is the first band in which this world-famous singer and multi-instrumentalist have become an active member for showcasing his talent and potentiality.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Jeff Lynne in 2022 and what is his height and weight? Well, Jeff Lynne’s age is 74 years old as of today’s date 28th November 2022 having been born on 30 December 1947. Though, he is 5′ 10″ in feet and inches and 179 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 165 lbs in Pound and 75kg in Kilograms.
Much information about this musician’s education cannot be found from any reliable sources. Jeffrey Lynne got admitted to Alderlea Boys’ Secondary School in their locality of Shard End, Birmingham, England, where he did his primary schooling and got engaged in the music industry considerably with the full support of his family members and friends.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
This famous British singer and musician have one brother and two sisters with their happy family, and their mother, Nancy Lynne, worked in ATV television successfully. Jeffrey Lynne’s grandparents were live performing musicians. Hence, it is said by his followers that this multi-talented singer got his talent from them. Though his father was from a non-musical family, he had a great interest in classical music even he could play classical tunes using his one finger.
Jeff Lynne has three marriages accordingly among which his first marriage was with Rosemary Adams in 1972. Still, this marriage was not fruitful for both of them, and they got legal separation in 1977. Sandi Kapelson is his second wife, whom he married in the year 1979 and got two daughters from this marriage.
The name of the elder daughter of this couple is Laura Lynne, born in December of the same year of their marriage accordingly, and Stephanie is their younger daughter. After the birth of their second child, they got separated and got hitched with Camelia Kath, the former wife of actor Kiefer Sutherland with whom he is continuing his life.
Is Jeffrey Lynne Gay?
No, this world-renowned musician and composer are not gay as he belonged to a straight sexual orientation. He got hitched with three different women in his life and got two children accordingly from his second marriage.
Between 1970-86 Lyann composed numerous songs in the last two albums of the Move. After that, he managed various popular and successful albums such as ELO 2 (1973), On the Third Day (1973), Eldorado (1974), Face the Music (1975), and A New World Record (1976). The double album Out of the Blue (1977) took the band to the pinnacle of success by getting positive reviews from their audiences and contemporary critics.
Lynne got his personal success with the release of Discovery (1979) which beat the box office in the UK for five weeks as number 1. In the 1980 film musical Xanadu, he had five tracks with 40 singles, such as “I’m Alive” (the UK No. 20), “All Over The World” (the UK No. 11), and the title track “Xanadu.”
- In 2009, he won the Golden Note Award from the ASCAP
- In 2013, he was nominated for the Songwriters Hall of Fame for the 2014 induction program
- In 2014, he won the Star on the Birmingham Walk of Stars
- In 2015, won the Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
- He also was the Songwriters Hall of Fame nominee in the year 2016
- In 2018, he was inducted into the Song writers Hall of Fame
- In 2019, he won the ASCAP Founders Award from the ASCAP
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Jeffrey Lynne in 2022
This world-famous singer and composer have gathered a lot of wealth from his musical profession, and his current net worth is $110 Million as of 2022. He performed in several live concerts across the world, which helped him increase his wealth.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Jeffrey Lynne has also been a member of the top-rated band Beetles.
- This singer has sung and composed various songs with Bob Dylan accordingly.
The personal life of this singer and instrumentalist did not follow any particular rule as the reason for his first divorce could not be adequately found as well as the relationship with his second wife can still be observed. Despite having a large amount of wealth, this musician has a golden heart as he still donates a significant amount for the orphanage.