Jackson Browne is a popular American musician, singer, and songwriter. He has released many popular singles like “Lawyers in Love”, “Take It Easy”, “Somebody’s Baby”, “These Days”, “Running on Empty”, “The Pretender”, and “Doctor My Eyes”. Browne is a successful songwriter and has appeared in the list of “greatest songwriters of all time” by Rolling Stone. He is also an activist and has won several accolades. Here is a quick summary of Jackson Browne’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Jackson Browne Early Life
Clyde Jackson Browne is the son of Beatrice Amanda and Clyde Jack Browne. He was born in Heidelberg, Germany on 9 October 1948. He grew up in Los Angeles.
He completed his schooling in 1966 at Sunny Hills High School. He has sung folk songs in The Troubador Club and Ash Grove during his early teens.
In 1975, Jackson Browne was married to Phyllis Major. They have a son named Ethan Zane Browne. His wife died in 1976 by committing suicide. In 1981, he got married to Lynne Sweeney, who is an Australian model. They are the parents of Ryan Browne. He divorced Sweeney in 1983 and started dating Daryl Hannah. Since the 1990s, he has been with Dianna Cohen.
Browne is the founder of Musicians United for Safe Energy. He has served as the member of Abalone Alliance. He has received several accolades for his contribution to the environment. He has also worked for the charity.
Jackson Browne Career, Awards & Achievement
After completing his high school, Jackson Browne became a member of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. He then served as the writer for Elektra Records. In 1967, he contributed to Nico’s album ‘Chelsea Girl’.
He released his self-titled debut album in 1972. The following year, he came up with ‘Every Man’. In 1974, Browne released ‘Late for the Sky’. The commercially successful album ‘The Pretender’ became available from November 1976.
In 1977, Browne released ‘Running on Empty,’ which was a major commercial success. In 1980, he came up with ‘Hold Out’. He then released ‘Lawyers in Love’ in 1983. His albums from the 1980s are ‘Lives in the Balance’ and ‘World in Motion’.
In the 1990s, Browne released ‘I’m Alive’ and ‘Looking East’. The Naked Ride Home’ was released in 2002. This was followed by ‘Time the Conqueror’. His most recent studio album was ‘Standing in The Breach’ in 2014.
Browne has also released much compilation and live albums and has released 44 singles. He has also contributed to the Chieftains’ album ‘The Bells of Dublin’. In 2014, he released the two-disc set ‘Looking Into You: A Tribute to Jackson Browne’.
Awards & Achievements
In 2008, Jackson Browne was conferred with the NARM Harry Chapin Humanitarian Award. In 2002, he won the John Steinbeck Award. He has also won the Humanitarian Award from the Chapin-World Hunger Year Harry Chapin in 2007. He has received six nominations for the Grammy Award and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004. The Peace Abbey has conferred him with the Courage of Conscience Awards.
Net Worth of Jackson Browne
The estimated net worth of Jackson Browne is more than $14.5 million. He made this money from the sale of his albums. He has released many platinum certified albums and has sold more than 18 million albums in the USA alone. He has also contributed to several other artists and has released a number of hit singles. Jackson Browne has been active in his profession for many decades. His debut album was platinum certified and he is also active in other endeavors.
Jackson Browne is one of the greatest songwriters in the world. He is known for his soft and mellow voice and has got a calm demeanor. He has a lot of the environment and is a very talented individual who is known for his ability to write songs.