Facts of Bob Seger
|Full Name:||Bob Seger|
|Age:||75 years 0 months|
|Birth Date:||May 06, 1945|
|Birth Place:||Detroit, Michigan, U.S.|
|Net Worth:||$ 45 million|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 10 inches (1.80m)|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed (German, Irish, English, Scottish, Manx, distant Dutch, remote French and Welsh)|
|Profession:||Singer-Songwriter, Guitarist, Pianist|
|Father's Name:||Charlotte Seger|
|Mother's Name:||Stewart Seger|
|Education:||Tappan Junior High School, Pioneer High School and Lincoln Park High School|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color:||Light Brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn|
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I was a poor kid. It was a disappointment to grow up and realize there really weren't families like on The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet (1952). That in middle-class families, the guy went off to the bar and got drunk and smashed up the car just like in poor families.
I think rock will last: it's proved its legs. But how the performers will be remembered, that's another thing.
Relationship Statistics of Bob Seger
|What is Bob Seger marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Married|
|When did Bob Seger get married ? (married date):||July 10, 1993|
|How many children does Bob Seger have ? (name):||Two (Christopher Cole and Samantha Char)|
|Is Bob Seger having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Bob Seger gay ?:||No|
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Bob Seger was initially married to Renee Andrietti in 1968. The marriage did not last long and the pair divorced after a marriage of 1 year. Next, he was involved in a relationship with Jan Dinsdale from 1972 until 1983. The 11-year relationship eventually came to an end.
Bob married actress Annette Sinclair in 1987. This marriage saw the similar end as the couple divorced one year later. Then, he married Juanita Dorricott in 1993. They were dating for 2 years after getting together in 1991. The wedding ceremony took place on 10th July 1993. They have two children from the marriage Christopher Cole and Samantha Char. Currently, he lives mainly at his home in Orchard Lake Village, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit.
Who is Bob Seger?
Bob Seger is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and pianist. Furthermore, he got inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004 and the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2012.
Additionally, Billboard named him Billboard’s 2015 Legend of Live honoree at the 12th annual Billboard Touring Conference & Awards.
Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity, Nationality, and Education
Bob Seger was born in Detroit, Michigan on May 6, 1945, to Charlotte and Stewart Seger.
Additionally, he has an older brother, George. Music became a big part of his early life as his father played several instruments.
He had a rough childhood as his father abandoned the family and moved to California and hence the family struggled financially. He is of American nationality.
Furthermore, he belongs to a mixed ethnic background of German, Irish, English, Scottish, Manx, distant Dutch, remote French and Welsh.
Talking about his education, Bob attended Tappan Junior High School. Later, he graduated from Pioneer High School in 1963. Furthermore, he also went to Lincoln Park High School for a year.
Bob Seger: Career, Salary, and Net Worth($ 45 m)
Initially, Bob fronted a three-piece band called the Decibels. He played the guitar piano, keyboards, and also contributed in vocals. In 1961, the Decibels recorded an acetate demo of a song called ‘The Lonely One’, at Del Shannon’s studio.
Later, he joined the Town Criers, a four-piece band with Seger on lead vocals, John Flis on bass, Pep Perrine on drums, and Larry Mason on lead guitar. The Town Criers. This was after the Decibels disbanded.
Bob eventually joined Doug Brown & The Omens, who presumably had a bigger following than the Town Criers. He soon got a contract with Cameo-Parkway Records.
Bob Seger & the Last Heard signed with major label Capitol Records in the spring of 1968. Next, Capitol changed the name of the band to The Bob Seger System. The second single from The Bob Seger System ‘Ramblin’ Gamblin’ Man’ became a major hit in Michigan.
Bob Seger formed the Silver Bullet Band in 1974. Next, he and the Silver Bullet Band released the album ‘Live Bullet’ in April 1976. From 1976 to 1987, his musical career reached the peak of success.
Furthermore, he finally achieved his commercial breakthrough with his October 1976 album ‘Night Moves’.
Bob has released several albums in his career. Some of the popular ones are ‘Beautiful Loser’, ‘Back in ’72’, ‘Stranger in Town’, ‘Against the Wind’, ‘I Knew You When’, ‘Ride Out’ and more.
Recently on September 22, 2017, he announced his new album ‘I Knew You When’. Additionally, he embarked on a 32-city Runaway Train tour starting in August 2017 until November 17, 2017.
Bob Seger garnered the Oscar nomination in 1988 for Best Music, Original Song in the movie ‘Beverly Hills Cop II’ which he shared with Harold Faltermeyer and Keith Forsey.
Furthermore, he garnered the Golden Globe Award nomination in the same year. He won the ASCAP Award in 1988.
In addition, he also garnered the Grammy Awards nomination in 1981 and MTV Video Music Awards in 1988.
Bob has not revealed his current salary. Currently, he has an estimated net worth of $ 45 million.
Bob Seger: Rumors, and Controversy/Scandal
After Bob released his album ‘Ride Out’ in 2014, the album received a ton of backlash and became a controversial topic as the album deals with climate change. Furthermore, his many singles featured subject matter that was controversial for its time.
There is a rumor going on that suggests that Bob might be planning a new studio album and Tour in 2018. Additionally, there was also a rumor that he might be retiring from music.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
Talking about his body measurement, Bob has a height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.8 m). His hair color is dark brown and eye color is light brown. Furthermore, his body weight is not known.
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.
Bob Seger is fairly active on the social media sites. He has a huge number of followers on social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter as well as Instagram. He has more than 83.1 k followers on Twitter. In addition, he has more than 103k followers on Instagram. Similarly, his Facebook page has more than 2M followers and 27k subscribers on Youtube channel.
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