Facts of Steve Winwood
|Full Name:||Steve Winwood|
|Age:||72 years 0 months|
|Birth Date:||May 12, 1948|
|Birth Place:||Handsworth, Birmingham, England, UK|
|Net Worth:||$60 million|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)|
|Father's Name:||Lawrence Winwood|
|Education:||Great Barr School|
|Hair Color:||Light Brown|
|Eye Color:||Light Brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn|
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I really love Americans and American musical roots. It could be my British need for discipline that makes me admire the American appetite for freedom and passion.
I went straight from Boy Scouts to rock 'n' roll. Fancy that!
I smoked far too much dope and wasted a lot of my life.
Relationship Statistics of Steve Winwood
|What is Steve Winwood marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Married|
|When did Steve Winwood get married ? (married date):||January 18, 1987|
|How many children does Steve Winwood have ? (name):||Four (Cal Winwood, Eliza Winwood, Lilly Winwood, Mary-Clare Elliot)|
|Is Steve Winwood having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Steve Winwood gay ?:||No|
|Who is Steve Winwood wife ? (name):||Eugenia Winwood|
More about the relationship
Steve Winwood was married to Nicole Tacot Weir on August 31, 1997, but they got divorced in 1986. The couple had four children namely, Cal Winwood, Eliza Winwood, Lilly Winwood, Mary-Clare Elliot. After their divorce, he got married to Eugenia Crafton on January 18, 1987.
He currently lives with her in Nashville, Tennessee. He has four children with his second wife.
- 1 Who is Steve Winwood?
- 2 Steve Winwood: Age (71), Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity
- 3 Steve Winwood: Education, School/ College University
- 4 Steve Winwood: Professional Life, Career
- 5 Steve Winwood: Awards, Nomination
- 6 Steve Winwood: Net Worth ($60 M), Income, Salary
- 7 Steve Winwood: Rumors and Controversy/ Scandal
- 8 Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
- 9 Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
Who is Steve Winwood?
Steve Winwood is an English singer and musician whose genres include progressive rock, blue-eyed soul, rhythm and blues, blues rock, pop rock, and jazz. Likely, Winwood also plays a wide variety of other instruments; on several of his solo albums he recorded all instrumentation including drums, guitars, and keyboards.
Steve Winwood: Age (71), Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity
Steve Winwood was born in Handsworth, Birmingham, England, the United Kingdom on May 12, 1948. His birth name is Stephen Lawrence Winwood and he is currently 71 years old. His father’s name was Lawrence Winwood (singer) and his mother’s name is unknown. Steve developed an interest in music at an early age, influenced by his parents. He began playing the piano at the age of four and later started playing drums and guitar as well.
He has a sibling namely, Muff Winwood. Steve holds British citizenship and English ethnicity. His birth sign is Taurus.
Steve Winwood: Education, School/ College University
Talking about Steve’s educational history, he studied at the Great Barr School, and later at the Birmingham and Midland Institute of Music. However, he left without completing his course.
Steve Winwood: Professional Life, Career
Whereas, their second self-titled album which was released in October 1968 was an even greater success. It peaked at the 9th position on the UK Albums Chart, and at the 17th position on the US Billboard 200. In the year 1969, Steve Winwood formed the supergroup ‘Blind Faith’ along with Eric Clapton, Ginger Baker, and Ric Grech. The group disbanded after releasing only one self-titled album. The album was a tremendous success commercially. It peaked at the first position on the US Billboard 200 and also topped the charts in several other countries such as Canada, UK, Denmark, and Norway.
After ‘Blind Faith’ disbanded, Winwood briefly worked with ‘Traffic’ again. In the mid-1970s, he also began a solo career. In the year 1977, he released his debut self-titled solo album. It did well commercially, reaching No. 22 on the US Billboard 200. It was even a greater success commercially and reached the third position on the US Billboard 200.
It also charted in other countries, such as Canada, France, and New Zealand. Over the next few years, he continued to release several albums, such as ‘Talking Back to the Night’ (1982), ‘Roll with It’ (1988), ‘Refugees of the Heart’, (1990), ‘Junction Seven’ (1997) and ‘Nine Lives’ (2008). Though he hasn’t been very active in the past few years, he toured North America in 2013 with Rod Stewart for the ‘Live the Life’ tour. He also toured with Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers in 2014.
‘Arc of a Diver’ is one of Steve Winwood’s most successful albums. The song ‘Higher Love’. Other tracks in the album included ‘Freedom Overspill’, ‘Back in the High Life Again’ and ‘The Finer Things’.
‘Roll with It’ is another one of his most successful albums. It reached the first position on the US Billboard 200 and also entered the charts in various other countries, such as Japan, New Zealand, Sweden, and the UK.
Steve Winwood: Awards, Nomination
He was nominated for Best Rock Album at Grammy Awards, he was nominated for Video of the Year, Best Male Video, Viewer’s Choice, for Steve Winwood: Roll with It (1988) at MTV Video Music Awards. He won an award for Artist at Walk of Fame Star Guitar.
Steve Winwood: Net Worth ($60 M), Income, Salary
He has an estimated net worth of around $60 million (as per 2019 data) and he has earned that sum of money from his professional career.
Steve Winwood: Rumors and Controversy/ Scandal
There was a rumor that Steve Winwood is to cut an album with Eric Clapton have been widely circulated throughout London in the past few days. Currently, he is far from rumors and controversies.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
Steve Winwood has a height of 5 feet 8 inches. Additionally, he weighs is unknown. Steve’s hair color is light brown and his eye color is light brown.
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
Being an English singer, Steve Winwood has a huge fan following rate. He has been active in social sites like Facebook and Twitter. He has 5.4K followers on his Facebook. Around 43.9K followers on his Twitter. But, he is not active on Instagram.