Quick Facts of Robert Clark Seger
- Full NameRobert Clark Seger
- Net Worth$45 million
- Date of Birth1945 /05 /06
- NicknameBob Seger
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan
- ProfessionMusician, Singer, Songwriter
- Active Year1961-present
- Eye colourLight brown
- Hair colourDark brown
- SpouseJuanita Dorricott
- Height5 feet 11 inches
- EducationTappan Junior High School, Pioneer High School and Lincoln Park High School
- Online PresenceFacebook, Twitter, Instagram
- ChildrenChristopher Cole and Samantha Char
Bob Seger is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and pianist who achieved great popularity in the 1970s and ’80s. Moreover, he got initiated into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004 and the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2012. Billboard named him Billboard’s 2015 Legend of Live honoree at the 12th annual Billboard Touring & Conference. He was a tremendous regional success even before entering the national music scene in the U.S.
Seger was one of the Midwest’s most successful rock performers influenced by soul and rhythm and blues that were created in his native Detroit. His lyrics were largely inspired by the ups and downs in the lives of the working class in the American Heartland. Initially a Detroit based singer and songwriter.
Bob Seger Bio & Wiki:
Bob Seger was born on May 6, 1945, in Detroit, Michigan, to his parents Charlotte and Stewart Seger. Additionally, he has an older brother, George.
Seger had a rough childhood as his father abandoned the family. He is of American nationality and Mixed ethnicity.
Talking about his education, Bob studied at Tappan Junior High School and graduated from Pioneer High School in 1963. Furthermore, he also went to Lincoln Park High School for a year.
Bob Seger’s Career:
At the beginning of his career, Seger fronted a three-piece band named Decibels. He played the guitar piano, keyboards, and also contributed in vocals. He recorded an acetate demo of a song called The Lonely One, at Del Shannon’s studio in 1961.
Seger then got a contract with Cameo-Parkway Records.n In the year 1968, Bob Seger and the last heart signed with major label Capitol Records.
Seger formed the Silver Bullet Band in 1974. Later, he and the Silver Bullet Band released the album named Live Bullet in the year 1976.
From 1976 to 1987, his musical career reached the peak of success. Moreover, he finally gained his commercial breakthrough with his album‘ Night Moves’ and he has released several albums. Recently on September 22, 2017, he announced his new album I Knew You When. Additionally, he embarked on a 32-city Runaway Train tour starting in August 2017 until November 17, 2017.
Is Bob Seger Married? His Relationship Affairs
Talking about his married life, Seger was married to Renee Andrietti in 1968. The marriage did not last long and the pair divorced after a year. Bob then married actress named Annette Sinclair in 1987. This marriage saw a similar end as the couple divorced one year later.
Then after, he married Juanita Dorricott in 1993, after dating for a couple of years. The wedding ceremony took place on 10th July 1993. They were blessed with two children, Christopher Cole and Samantha Char. He lives in Orchard Lake Village, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit.
Bob Seger’s Net Worth:
Seger earns a decent sum from his career as a singer. However, he has not disclosed his exact figure of salary. As of 2018, his net worth is reported to be around $45 million.
Bob is active on social media sites. He has a huge number of followers on social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter as well as Instagram. He has more than 67k followers on Twitter and around 72k followers on Instagram. Similarly, his Facebook page has more than 2M followers.