Net Worth: $14 Million
- Source of Wealth Music
- Birth Place Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
- Marital Status Married (Susan Player)
- Full Name Alwin Lopez Jarreau
- Nationality United States
- Date of Birth March 12, 1940
- Ethnicity Black
- Occupation Musician, Singer
- Education University of Iowa, Ripon College, Lincoln High School
- Children 1 (Ryan)
About Al Jarreau
A seven-time Grammy Award winning singer, Al Jarreau is a world-renowned musician with an estimated net worth of $14 million in 2012.
Alwin Lopez Jarreau in real life, this American musician was born on
March 12, 1940 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States. After attending Lincoln High School, he went to Ripon College where he finished a degree on Psychology. He then attended the University of Iowa where he completed his master’s degree in vocational rehabilitation.
In 1975, he was discovered by Warner Bros Records and not long after, his first album was released. Titled We Got By, the album earned him international prominence and a German Grammy Award. His second album, Glow, also earned him a Germany Grammy Award.
Throughout his entire career as a musician, Jarreau was able to record and release a total of 15 albums plus three live albums. He received seven Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Best Recording for Children, Best Pop Vocal Performance (Male), Best Jazz Vocal Performance (Male), Best R&B Vocal Performance (Male), and Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance categories.
In 2001, he was inducted into Hollywood Walk of Fame and in 2012, he was inducted into SoulMusic Hall of Fame at SoulMusic.com. In 1991, he was a recipient of Honorary Doctorate of Music at Berklee College of Music, and thirteen years later, he received his Honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts at University of Wisconsin–Madison.