|Celebrated Name:||Jeff Beck|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Geoffrey Arnold Beck|
|Age:||76 years old|
|Birth Date:||24 June 1944|
|Birth Place:||Wallington, United Kingdom|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Sandra Beck (m. 2005)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Tal Wilkenfeld)|
|Is Jeff Beck Gay?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$20 million|
|Last Updated:||June 2021|
Jeff Beck is an English rock guitarist who is popularly known as “guitarist’s guitarist,” who has received Grammy Award for Best Instrumental performance six times. He is also popular to have collaborated with the Yardbirds and the Jeff Beck Group. He has mostly been instrumental and focused majorly on music rather than lyrics. He has been ranked fifth in Rolling Stone’s list of “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time”.
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Early Life & Biography
Jeff Beck was born on 24 June 1944 in Wallington, United Kingdom, to his parents Arnold and Ethel Beck, who resided in the same city for years. Jeff was into the church choir while he was in his teen. He completed his schooling from Sutton Manor School and Sutton East County Secondary Modern School. Beck was the influence of Les Paul, who saw the potential in him and wanted him to focus on electric guitar. While Jeff was in his teen, he used to borrow a guitar from his friend and tried to build his own instrument. He completed his graduation from Wimbledon College of Art. His first job as a teenager was as a painter and decorator.
Jeff Beck is married to Sandra Beck. Their wedding took place in 2005. He is working as a patron in the Folly Wildlife Rescue Trust. He was always interested in Ford cars and owned a Ford hot rod and worked on the interior and exterior of the car by himself. He and his wife are currently residing in Wadhurst, East Sussex.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 24 June 1944, Jeff Beck is 76 years old as of today’s date 12th June 2021. His height is 1.78 m tall, and his weight is 73 kg.
Jeff initiated his musical career after taking admission in London’s Wimbledon Art College. He supported Lord Sutch and earned quite a good reputation in the industry due to him. He formed a band in 1967 named the ‘Jeff Beck Group’ and released many successful albums throughout their span. The lead vocalist of their band was Rod Stewart; bass was controlled by Ron Wood, and the drum was played by Aynsley Dunbar. The band mainly focused on heavy metal music. The unity of the band was not so good, and they used to fight almost regularly on their tours. Beck finally decided to break up from the band.
Beck decided to form a trio with Carmine Appice (drums) and Tim Bogert (bass). The trio didn’t work so well the same year. He again returned to the scene in 1980 with the single There and Backed, which featured Hammer. Over the next few years, Beck released some singles and did a joint tour in 2013 with Brian Wilson.
Awards & Achievements
Jeff Beck is one of the most successful guitarists of the industry who has collaborated with many famous celebrities throughout his career. He has won eight Grammy Awards for his outstanding performance, first being the Best Rock Instrumental Performance for his single “Escape,” which featured in his album “Flash.” He received the same in the year 1986.
Net Worth & Salary of Jeff Beck in 2021
As of June 2021, Jeff Beck has accumulated a total net worth of $20 million throughout his career, the majority of which came from the albums and singles he released performing for his band. He ha also performed in several live concerts for which he has received a hefty sum of money.
Jeff Beck is a Grammy-winning guitarist who has won reached the top charts of all possible records with the collaboration of his band and individually as well. He has also featured in the fifth position in Rolling Stone’s list of “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time”. He has won eight Grammy Awards for his outstanding performance. His contribution to the music industry will be highly praised throughout his lifetime.