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Eddie Money

Rock Guitarist + Saxophonist + Singer–songwriter
Male
Born Mar 21, 1949

Eddie Money, is an American rock guitarist, saxophonist, and singer–songwriter who found success in the 1970s and 1980s with a string of Top 40 hits and platinum albums. Rock impresario Bill Graham said of Money, "Eddie Money has it all.... Not only can he sing, write, and play, but he is a natural performer."… Read More

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News + Updates

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  • Watch: A Rare Birth Defect Won't Stop This Guy From Rockin' Out!
    Huffington Post - Aug 23, 2013
  • Lafayette Estate Boasts Marble Finishes
    San Francisco Chronicle - Jun 13, 2013
  • Eddie Money Performs 'take Me Home Tonight'
    Fox News - Jun 07, 2013
  • Bryce Maddock: Tastemakers: The Companies That Tell Us What We Like And How They Do It
    Huffington Post - Oct 23, 2012

Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Eddie Money.

CHILDHOOD

1949 Birth Born on March 21, 1949.

THIRTIES

1983 34 Years Old Money continued his successes and took advantage of the MTV music video scene in the early 1980s with his humorous narrative videos for "Shakin'" and "Think I'm in Love," but his career began to fail him after an unsuccessful album in 1983, accompanied by his struggles with drug addiction. … Read More

FORTIES

1992 43 Years Old Money followed the album with another Top 10 hit, "Walk on Water" (1988), but his Top 40 career ended following the #21 placement of "I'll Get By" in 1992. … Read More

FIFTIES

2001 52 Years Old He joined a 12-step program in 2001 and has said of his addiction that he "came to the realization that I didn't really need it for my quick wit." … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2010 61 Years Old In 2010, Money performed a medley of his hit singles during the halftime performance at the Liberty Bowl.
2012 63 Years Old In 2012, he appeared in a GEICO insurance commercial, in which he owns a travel agency where he sings "Two Tickets to Paradise" to a family who wants tickets for a vacation. … Read More
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