Eddie Vedder
Eddie Vedder

Eddie Vedder is a world-known musician who not only sings songs but also is a songwriter himself. He associates himself with the American Rock Band Pearl Jam. He is the lead vocalist there and is one of the three guitarists working in the band.

He has also released his own solo album in the year 2007 for the film ‘Into the Wild.’ Another album is known as Ukulele Songs, and a DVD titled Water on Road was released in the year 2011.

Quick Biography

Eddie Vedder was born as Edward Louis Severson on 23rd December 1964 in Chicago. He is a full-fledged musician who plays a very important part in the American Rock Band Pearl Jam. He is a songwriter, singer, and guitarist as well.

He is considered as one of the best due to his powerful baritone vocals. He said in an interview that when he was 15 or 16, he was all alone, and he only had music to rely upon. He attended San Dieguito High School and also supported himself by doing a job at a drug store. Eventually, he dropped out of school due to the pressure of maintaining both jobs and school together.

Then in the 1980s, he attended a college for a very brief period. Side by the side, he worked as a waiter. He used to record videotapes while also indulging in a variety of jobs in order to support himself.

When Vedder met Jack Irons, he said to him that a band in Seattle was looking for a singer. So, Vedder recorded three songs for the same purpose. However, these songs later became a part of Pearl Jam Band. In April 1991, Temple of the Dog got through A&M Records, which was Vedder’s first-ever featured vocal on a record.

Ament, Gossard, and McCready formed Pearl Jam in 1990 and added Vedder in it.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Edward Louis Severson
Age: 55 years old
Birth Date: 23rd December 1964
Birth Place: San Diego
Nationality: American
Religion: Atheism
Parents: Edward Louis Severson Jr (father)And Karen Lee Vedder(mother)
Spouse: Jil McCormick
Children: Olivia Vedder and Harper Vedder
Height: 1.69m
Weight: 68 kgs
Profession: Musician
Net Worth in 2020: $120 Million

Age, Height, Weight, and Body Measurements

Vedder is aged 55 years old. His height is 1.69m. His weight is 68 KGs

Education, School, college/University

Eddie Vedder attended San Dieguito High School. He then attended San Diego City College.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion and Political Views

His mother’s name is Karen Lee Vedder. His father’s name is Edward Louis Severson Jr. He is an Atheist. By nationality and ethnicity, he is an American. He follows democratic politicians.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Eddie Vedder married Bass player Beth Liebling in 1994. The couple got divorced in 2000. He again married his longtime girlfriend, Jil McCormick, who was a model. They married on 18 September 2010.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did he get married? (married date): 18th September 2010
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Is Edward Louis Severson Gay? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Jil McCormick
Kids: Olivia Vedder and Harper Vedder

Professional Life and Career

Eddie Vedder is a musician. He has devoted his entire life to music. Although he is a songwriter and singer, but is best known as a guitarist playing guitar for the popular American Rock band Pearl Jam. He has released solo albums also. One of the soundtracks was for the movie Into the Wilds, and the other album was known as Ukulele Songs.

Awards and Nominations

In 2008, Eddie Vedder won the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song. It was for Guaranteed. Then in 2015, he won the Grammy Award for best recording package for Lightning Bolt. He was nominated for numerous awards such as Grammy Award for Best Rock Song (Jeremy) 1993, Satellite Award for Best Original Song (Rise) 2009, and many others as well.

Eddie Vedder Net Worth, Income and Salary in 2020

Eddie Vedder Net Worth
Eddie Vedder Net Worth

As of August 2020, Vedder has a whopping net worth estimated at around $120 million. His annual income is around $12 Million.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Celebrities are always surrounded by stories, rumors, and yes, of course, controversies! Eddie Vedder is a non-controversial personality. However, his recent remarks that were delivered on stage were regarded as ‘harsh anti-Israel diatribe.’ For his speech, he received backlash.

Social Media

Eddie Vedder has around 2.2 Million likes on Facebook. On Instagram, around 128K followers currently, track him. He is a very enthusiastic follower of social media in order to interact with his fans.

What can we actually derive from his life story, if you really have the wish and hard work for becoming the number one, there is no such thing in this world who can stop you from getting there? Eddie Vedder proved that by his lifestyle. Eddie Vedder is a perfect musician who has completely dedicated his life to music. He has been a beautiful songwriter, singer, and guitarist. His band Jam Pearl is nothing without him as he is the main player there.

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