Quick Facts of Jean-Michel Andre Jarre

  • Full NameJean-Michel Andre Jarre
  • Net Worth$100 Million
  • Date of Birth1948 /08 /24
  • NicknameJarre
  • Marital StatusMarried
  • BirthplaceLyon, France
  • EthnicityCaucasian white
  • ReligionChristian
  • ProfessionComposer, Performer, Record producer
  • NationalityFrench
  • Active Year1969-present
  • Eye colourBrown
  • Hair colourBrown
  • BuildMesomorph
  • SpouseLi Gong (m. 2019) Anne Parillaud (m. 2005; d.v. 2010), Charlotte Rampling (m. 1976; d.v. 1996) Flore Guillard (m. 1975; d.v. 1976)
  • Height5 feet 11 inches (1.8 m)
  • Online PresenceInstagram (73k followers), Twitter (39.5K Followers), Facebook (528,884 followers), YouTube (101,341 subscribers)
  • ChildrenEmilie (born in 1976), David Jarre (b. 1977)
  • HoroscopeVirgo

Jean-Michel Jarre is a French composer, performer, and record producer, best known for organizing outdoor spectacles featuring his music, large laser displays, and fireworks. His first mainstream success was the 1976 album, Oxygene which led him to fame. Jarre was the first Western musician officially invited to perform in the People’s Republic of China.

Jarre is married four times. Currently, he is in a conjugal relaitonship with his spouse Gong Li. Who are his former wives? Does he have kids from his relationships?

Who Is Jean-Michel Andre Jarre? Bio & Wiki

Jarre was born as Jean-Michel Andre Jarre on 24th August 1948, in Lyon, France. Moreover, he holds French nationality and belongs to Caucasian white. He is the son of Francette Pejot, (father) a French resistance, concentration camp survivor and Maurice Jarre (mother), a composer.

When Jean-Michel was only five years old, his parents separated, and his father moved to the United States, leaving him with his mother. Furthermore, he spent six months each year at his maternal grandparents’ flat on the Cours de Verdun, in the Perrache district of Lyon. His grandfather was an oboe player, engineer, and inventor.

Jean-Michel Jarre’s Career

Jean-Michel Jarre started his career as a performer performing in Nobert Schmucki’s choreographed ballet, AOR at the Palais Garnier in 1969. Later, he began to compose and produce his studio albums in 1972. Jarre’s first studio album is Deserted Palace. Likewise, Jarre released his second studio album, The Burnt Barns in 1973.

Jarre released his own produced album, Oxygen in 1976. Furthermore, he recorded his another album, Equinox in 1978. Moreover, Jean also recorded many musical albums, including The Magnetic Songs, Revolutions, etc. Similarly, he appeared in the short film, The journey of Orpheus with Patrick Page and Amber Gray.

How Much Is Jean-Michel Jarre’s Net Worth?

Jean-Michel Jarre’s net worth is $100 Million as of 2019. He boasts a salary between $50 Million to $65 Million annually. Having a substantial wealth, he also makes an impressive income from his other works, which include live concerts, record album sales, endorsement-brand deals, etc.

Jarre is active in the music industry for a long time, and there are also some upcoming projets of him. So, these projects will aid him to add an extra amount to his bank balance. Currently, Jarre is living a quality life relishing a substantial income, which he amassed from his profession.

How Is Jean-Michel Jarre’s Relationship With His Current Wife?

Jean-Michel Jarre is married four times. Currently, he is in a marital relationship with Chinese-born Singaporean actress, Gong Li. They exchanged the vows on May 2019, in Shenyang, Liaoning Province, China. On their wedding ceremony, they invited most of their friends and close relatives.

Jean-Michel Jarre with his current wife, Gong Li in a pose during the opening night of the COLCOA French Film Festival at the Directors Guild of America Theater in Los Angeles, California, on 23rd April 2018.
Jean-Michel Jarre with his current wife, Gong Li in a pose during the opening night of the COLCOA French Film Festival at the Directors Guild of America Theater in Los Angeles, California, on 23rd April 2018.

As of now, the duo does not have children from their relationship. Furthermore, they haven’t revealed the plans for welcoming a new member in their family. Currently, Jarre is living happily with his spouse in Santa Monica, California.

Jarre’s Past Relationships And Marriage

Before his marriage with Li, Jarre married Flore Guillard on 20th January 1975. From their marriage, they share a beautiful daughter, Emilie Charlotte born in between 1975 or 1976, who is now a fashion model. Unfortunately, they filed for divorce citing irreconcilable differences. Later, their divorce was finalized in 1976.

Jean-Michel Jarre and his second wife, Flore Guillard.
Jean-Michel Jarre and his second wife, Flore Guillard.                    Puretrend

Likewise, Jean-Michel met his second wife, Charlotte Rampling at a dinner party in St Tropez in 1976. Shortly, they married on 8th October 1976, in Sturmer, Essex, England. However, their marriage didn’t last long and filed for divorce in 1996. Further, he got the custody of his daughter, Emilie Charlotte, Barnaby, and David Jarre. Later, their divorce was finalized in 2002.

Jean-Michel Jarre and his third wife, Charlotte Rampling while recording.
Jean-Michel Jarre and his third wife, Charlotte Rampling while recording.                                                                                                          Noemi Meilman

After the divorce, Jarre had a brief relationship with Isabelle Adjani. He married his third wife, Anne Parillaud, a French actress on 12th May 2005. However, the couple announced their divorce on November 2010.

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