Steve Howe
Steve Howe
Celebrated Name: Steve Howe
Real Name/Full Name: Stephen James Howe
Gender: Male
Age: 77 years old
Birth Date: 8 April 1947
Birth Place: Holloway, London, United Kingdom
Nationality: British
Height: 1.78 m
Weight: 76 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Janet Howe (m. 1968)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Dylan, Georgia, Virgil and Stephaine)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Steve Howe Gay?: No
Profession: Musician, guitarist, songwriter and producer
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $12 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Steve Howe is a well-known English musician by profession. His real name knows as Stephen James Howe. Steve has also played his role as a songwriter and producer. As a guitarist, he has worked with the progressive rock band named ‘Yes.’ He got into the world of music in the year 1964, and since then, he has gained immense success and fame through his talents.

Maybe you know about Steve Howe very well But do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Steve Howe’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Steve Howe was born on 8th of April in year 1947. His birthplace is known to be in the North London area of Holloway and was raised in a middle-class family. His father’s name was Cyril Howe, and his mother was Ada. Steve grew up with his three siblings, two brothers and one sister. He was the youngest child of his parents.

Steve’s father was the head chef of a well-known restaurant. He spent his early life with his family in an apartment. Looking into his educational journey, Steve went to Holloway School. He was also an alumnus of Barnsbury Boys’ School situated at Islington. He dropped out his school in 1962 at the age of 15. Later, he stepped into his musical career, proving to be truly meant for him.

Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Being born on 8 April 1947, Steve Howe is 77 years old as of today’s date 14th June 2024. His height is 1.78 m tall, and weight is 76 kg.

Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids

Steve Howe initially got married to Pat Stebbings in 1968. In 1969, the couple was blessed with a son they named Dylan. However, after two years of their marriage, they got separated and divorced. Post their separation, Dylan’s custody was granted to Steve. He then met Janet, and they decided to tie the knot and get together in the year 1975.

Steve had three children – Georgia, Virgil, and Stephaine with his second wife. Both his children Dylan, from his former wife and Virgil, were also into music. In 1972, Steve took a decision to turn into a vegetarian, and since then, he has been on a macrobiotic diet. He is a strong practitioner and supporter of Transcendental Meditation. According to him, it has significantly positively impacted his life.


Steve Howe stepped into his musical career in the year 1964 at the age of 17. He got a chance to become a part of a professional musical band named the north London-based rhythm and blues groups. He recorded multiple albums and singles in there, including “Maybellene” and “True to Me.”

Eventually, he left the band in 1965 and joined the “In-Crowd.” With them, he released “That’s How Strong My Love Is,” which was a hit-making to a position of 48 on the UK singles chart. After contributing many such hits to the music industry, he began his next journey in 1970.

In April 1970, Steve earned a position as a guitarist for the rock band “Yes.” Steve, along with the band, became a huge success with their releases. From 1981 to the present, he has been part of numerous bands, including Asia, GTR, ABWH, Steve Howe Trio, and subsequent returns to the Yes band. Some of Steve’s famous albums include Skyline, Time, Natural Timber and Quantum of Guitar.

Awards & Achievements

Steve Howe got nominated and won the “Best Overall Guitarist” title in a magazine for five continuous years (1977 to 1981). He was also the first guitar player in the rock genre to get into the Guitar Player Hall of Fame in 1981. In the same year, he received a Prog God Award at Progressive Music Awards.

Net Worth & Salary of Steve Howe in 2024

Steve Howe Net Worth
Steve Howe Net Worth

Steve Howe has earned massive glory and fame as a musician and songwriter. Through his career in the musical world, he has managed to gain a net worth of $12 million as of June 2024.

This figure is in accordance with the current data. Steve has served and has been a part of various popular music bands. He has released almost nineteen solo albums throughout his career. All these have eventually led up to such a significant digit of net worth; hence, it is justified.

From growing up in a middle-class family to building a name as the best guitarist, Steve Howe has come a very long way. His musical career started from a young age, and through his hard work and talent, he has shone through every phase of his life. He dropped out of school to follow his passion and achieve his desired success.


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