Pearl Jam multi-instrumentalist and singer Eddie Vedder is one of the prominent American musicians who released more than two hundred official bootlegs. He has contributed music in several Hollywood films, and his music composition can be heard in movies like Into the Wild, Dead Man Walking and Body of War.
For his soundtrack in the film Into the Wild, he won a Golden Globe Award in 2008. Before mounting fame, the rock singer worked at a hotel outside San Diego as a security guard.
All About Eddie's Bio, Wiki, And Height
Born as Edward Louis Severson III on 23 December 1964, Eddie Vedder is a native of Evanston, Illinois. During his childhood, he presumed his stepfather Mueller to be his father. Eddie later changed his surname to his mother's maiden name (Vedder).
Eddie is a reserved guy and is usually uncommunicative during the interviews. Standing at the height of 5 feet 6½" inches, Eddie holds American nationality. His ethnicity is Caucasian and has a birth sign of a Capricorn.
Twice Married Eddie; Has Two Children With Second Wife!
Long Nights singer Eddie Vedder has been married twice. His first wife Beth Liebling was a bassist of post-rock group Hovercraft. The Pearl Jam multi-instrumentalist and his bassist wife met in the early '80s. They married on 3 June 1994 in Rome, but their relationship came to an end after six years, and they finalized their divorce in 2000.
Though the rockstar met his second wife Jill McCormick in 1999, it was until 2000 that they officially started dating. His current wife Jill is a former American model who has appeared in fashion magazines such as Elle, Vogue, and Harper's Bazaar.
Eddie purposed Jill at a romantic Kennedy Center Honours gala dinner in Washington DC in December 2009. Nearly a year later in September 2010, the couple tied the knot in Oahu, Hawaii. In their Oahu ceremony, about 70 guests were among the attendees.
During their eight anniversary in September 2018, the Golden Globe Award-winning singer shared a photo with his better-half and wished their anniversary.
Eddie Vedder and his wife Jill McCormick celebrated their eighth anniversary in September 2018 (Photo: Instagram)
They are proud parents of two children Olivia and Harper Moon Margaret. Eddie and Jill welcomed their first daughter Olivia on 11 June 2004 and their second daughter Harper Moon was born on 23 September 2008. The family of four are sharing an incredible bond. In May 2018, Jill went to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area and shared a snap with her two daughters.
How Much Is Eddie Vedder Net Worth?
Eddie, age 54, garners the net worth of $100 million as an American rock singer. As a lead singer of the band Pearl Jam, he has released two compilation albums, nine studio albums, and 28 singles.
Eddie has released several albums like Ukulele Songs, Into the Wild, Vitalogy and has performed with the artists like The Rolling Stones, U2, and The Who.