Who is Jackson Browne and what is his net worth 2018? Jackson Browne is a musician, singer and songwriter from the United States of America. In 1966, he played the guitar for a rock band called Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. Jackson Browne albums were sold for millions of copies in the United States.
Clyde Jackson Browne was born on October 9, 1948 in Heidelberg, Germany. His father, Clyde Jack Browne worked for a military newspaper called Stars and Stripes and he died in 1986. His mother was Beatrice Amanda Dahl. Jackson Browne has 1 brother and 2 sisters, Edward Severin Browne, Gracie Browne and Roberta “Berbie” Browne. When Jackson was 3 years old, he and his family moved to Los Angeles where they lived in his grandfather’s house.
Jackson Browne first was married to an actress, her name is Phyllis Major. Jackson and Browne were married for 1 year only (1975-1976) but they started dating from 1971, and they have 1 son that was born on November 2, 1973, his name is Ethan Zane Browne and he’s an actor now.
On March 25, 1976, Phyllis Major consumed an overdose of sleeping pills and she died. Back then, Jackson felt really down with a lot of depression.
Jackson Browne second marriage was to a model from Australia, her name is Lynne Sweeney and they got married in 1981. They have 1 son that was born on January 28, 1982, his name is Ryan Browne and he’s a singer and bass guitar player. Jackson Browne got divorced in 1983.
Jackson later dated the film actress Daryl Hannah until 1992. Information says that he’s now with the visual artist, CEO and co-founder of Plastic Pollution Coalition, Dianna Cohen.
In Jackson Browne youth days, he sang in local clubs including Ash Grove and Troubadour. Later after he finished high school, he joined the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and they recorded many songs that he wrote along with playing at clubs. He also had some time with Pamela Polland’s band. Later, Jackson left the band and moved to Greenwich Village, New York and worked for the record label, Elektra Records as a writer.
He worked a lot with the German singer and songwriter, Nico for her first album, Chelsea Girl. In 1968, he broke up with Nico and went back to Los Angeles and co-found a band along with Ned Doheny, Jack Wilce and Glenn Frey. In 1972, Jackson Browne released his first album ever calling it his own name, Jackson Browne and it has 10 songs, the album was very successful and made a lot of attention.
Next year, 1973, he released his second album called For Everyman, the album was ok but not as successful as the first one. In 1974, Jackson released his 3rd album called, Late for the Sky and it was super brilliant bringing Jackson a lot of success. Jackson Browne kept releasing albums and going on tours and he is still doing all of that now. His last studio album was released in 2014, called Standing in the Breach.
Jackson Browne List of Albums
• Jackson Browne (10 Tracks), (1972)
• For Everyman (10 Tracks), (1973)
• Late for the Sky (8 Tracks), (1974)
• The Pretender (8 Tracks), (1976)
• Running on Empty (10 Tracks), (1977)
• Hold Out (7 Tracks), (1980)
• Lawyers in Love (8 Tracks), (1983)
• Lives in the Balance (8 Tracks), (1986)
• World in Motion (10 Tracks), (1989)
• I’m Alive (10 Tracks), (1993)
• Looking East (10 Tracks), (1996)
• The Naked Ride Home (10 Tracks), (2002)
• Time the Conqueror (10 Tracks), (2008)
• Standing in the Breach (10 Tracks), (2014)
Jackson Browne Net Worth
Jackson Browne recorded and released 14 studio albums and other live albums, the albums has been sold for millions of copies worldwide. A song from his first album called, Doctor My Eyes, was on the top ten singles chart in the United States. His third album, Late for the Sky, was on the top 100 bestselling albums. Jackson Browne received many award nominations.
A live album by Jackson Browne and David Lindley called Love Is Strange, received an Independent Music Award for Best Album – Live Performance in 2011. He also earned a World Hunger Year Harry Chapin Humanitarian Award and a NARM (National Association of Recording Merchandisers) Harry Chapin Humanitarian Award. In 2017, Jackson received Peace and Justice Activism Award. Recently, he’s been going on tours in United States and Japan. Jackson Browne has a net worth of $14 million.
Jackson Browne is a successful singer and songwriter whom was born in Germany then moved to the United States. His records and albums selling are continuously increasing with more than 18 million copies. Jackson could currently be with Dianna Cohen.