When you think about the 80s, a lot of things come to mind but mostly the iconic music of this time. Artists like Michael Jackson, Elton John and Stevie Wonder were some of the legendary icons who made this possible. Another legendary icon of the 80s, who sadly is no longer with us as of today 13th September, today is Eddie Money.
In the sad passing of the great singer-songwriter Eddie Money, we dedicate this article to learning his biography. We shall cover all aspects of his married life which includes his wife and daughter before his death. Also, his net worth and more in the article below;
Eddie Money Wiki, Bio, Family
Eddie Money was born on 21st of March, 1949 in New York City, New York to an Irish Catholic family. He was born to parents Daniel and Dorothy Money. Money comes from a family with a history of law enforcement. Not only his father but also his grandfather and brother were in the New York City Police Department. It might have been what prompted Money to also become a police officer for the same institution for around 2 years prior to his musical career.
Eddie Money Net Worth
Eddie Money was one of the most prolific artists from the 80s and 90s. You must be curious to learn his net worth right? Eddie Money is a renowned figure in the world of music who has delivered hits like ‘Two Tickets to Paradise,’ ‘Take Me Home Tonight ‘and’ Baby Hold On’ among many others. The 70-year-old has put out 11 hit or relatively successful albums alone. So, you will not be drastic to estimate his net worth to be in millions.
Eddie Money’s net worth is approximately about 12 million dollars. The sum is a total of not just his music but separate ventures as well. He also has had a light stroll into an acting career. He appeared in an episode of the CBS sitcom, ‘The King of Queens’ in 2002 and a commercial for GEICO insurance. If anything we think, Eddie Money’s net worth should be a lot more.
Meet Eddie Money Wife Laurie Money and Daughter Jesse Money
Eddie Money has had a great career as seen in his net worth but he also was able to have a prosperous married life. Who was his wife lucky enough to get married to him? The name of his wife is Laurie and since they married in 1989, saying they were married a lo…ng time would be an understatement. In the course of their married life, Eddie and his wife had 5 children. The names of their children were their four sons, Zachary, Joseph, Julian and Desmond as well as one daughter, Jessica Money.
Eddie Money Dead, How Did We lose Him?
Finally, coming to the sad moment in hand, Eddie Money died on the morning of September 13. It was only recently in August, earlier this year, Eddie was diagnosed with stage IV oesophagal cancer. Perhaps the cause of it could be linked with Eddie’s heavy-smoking past as well as his past addictions to drugs and alcohol. However, Eddie did enter a 12-step program to rehabilitate from the addiction.
Money’s family released this statement to address the 70-year-old’s passing: “The Money Family regrets to announce that Eddie passed away peacefully early this morning. It is with heavy hearts that we say goodbye to our loving husband and father. We cannot imagine our world without him. We are grateful that he will live on forever through his music.”
Much of Money’s health struggles and other life experiences were also documented on the AXS TV series called ‘Real Money’ in 2018. We are heartbroken upon the news of his passing but who can question the inevitable. We wish for peace of his spirit and send our strength to his family and friends.