Steve Winwood Bio, Affair, Married, Wife, Ethnicity, Salary, Net Worth

Steve Winwood

What is the relationship of Steve Winwood?

Steve Winwood was married to Nicole Tacot Weir on August 31, 1997, but they got divorced in 1986.  The couple had four children namely,  Cal Winwood, Eliza Winwood, Lilly Winwood, Mary-Clare Elliot. After their divorce, he got married to Eugenia Crafton on January 18, 1987.

He currently lives with her in Nashville, Tennessee. He has four children with his second wife.

Steve Winwood: Biography in Details

Who is Steve Winwood?

Steve Winwood is an English singer and musician whose genres include progressive rock, blue-eyed soul, rhythm and blues, blues rock, pop rock, and jazz. Likely, Winwood also plays a wide variety of other instruments; on several of his solo albums he recorded all instrumentation including drums, guitars, and keyboards.

Steve Winwood: Age (71), Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity

Steve Winwood was born in Handsworth, Birmingham, England, the United Kingdom on May 12, 1948. His birth name is Stephen Lawrence Winwood and he is currently 71 years old. His father’s name was Lawrence Winwood (singer) and his mother’s name is unknown. Steve developed an interest in music at an early age, influenced by his parents. He began playing the piano at the age of four and later started playing drums and guitar as well.

Caption: Steve Winwood and his wife Eugenia (Source: Pinterest)

He has a sibling namely, Muff Winwood. Steve holds British citizenship and English ethnicity. His birth sign is Taurus.

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Steve Winwood: Education, School/ College University

Talking about Steve’s educational history, he studied at the Great Barr School, and later at the Birmingham and Midland Institute of Music. However, he left without completing his course.

Steve Winwood: Professional Life, Career

Talking about his profession, Steve Winwood joined the Spencer Davis Group at the age of fourteen. The group released several hit singles such as ‘I’m a Man,’ ‘Keep on Running,’ and ‘Gimme Some Lovin.’ Winwood eventually left the Spencer Davis Group to form the band ‘Traffic’ along with Jim Capaldi, Dave Mason, and Chris Wood in 1967. Their first album ‘Mr. Fantasy’ was released the same year. It was a commercial success, peaking at the 16th position on the UK Albums Chart and the 88th position on the US Billboard 200.

Whereas, their second self-titled album which was released in October 1968 was an even greater success. It peaked at the 9th position on the UK Albums Chart, and at the 17th position on the US Billboard 200. In the year 1969, Steve Winwood formed the supergroup ‘Blind Faith’ along with Eric Clapton, Ginger Baker, and Ric Grech. The group disbanded after releasing only one self-titled album. The album was a tremendous success commercially. It peaked at the first position on the US Billboard 200 and also topped the charts in several other countries such as Canada, UK, Denmark, and Norway.

After ‘Blind Faith’ disbanded, Winwood briefly worked with ‘Traffic’ again. In the mid-1970s, he also began a solo career. In the year 1977, he released his debut self-titled solo album. It did well commercially, reaching No. 22 on the US Billboard 200. It was even a greater success commercially and reached the third position on the US Billboard 200.

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It also charted in other countries, such as Canada, France, and New Zealand. Over the next few years, he continued to release several albums, such as ‘Talking Back to the Night’ (1982), ‘Roll with It’ (1988), ‘Refugees of the Heart’, (1990), ‘Junction Seven’ (1997) and ‘Nine Lives’ (2008). Though he hasn’t been very active in the past few years, he toured North America in 2013 with Rod Stewart for the ‘Live the Life tour. He also toured with Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers in 2014.

‘Arc of a Diver is one of Steve Winwood’s most successful albums. The song ‘Higher Love. Other tracks in the album included ‘Freedom Overspill’, ‘Back in the High Life Again’ and ‘The Finer Things.

‘Roll with It’ is another one of his most successful albums. It reached the first position on the US Billboard 200 and also entered the charts in various other countries, such as Japan, New Zealand, Sweden, and the UK.

Steve Winwood: Awards, Nomination

Steve Winwood was nominated for Best Rock Album at Grammy Awards, he was nominated for Video of the Year, Best Male Video, Viewer’s Choice, for Steve Winwood: Roll with It (1988) at MTV Video Music Awards. He won an award for Artist at Walk of Fame Star Guitar.

Steve Winwood: Net Worth ($60 M), Income, Salary

Steve Winwood has an estimated net worth of around $60 million (as per 2022 data) and he has earned that sum of money from his professional career.

Steve Winwood: Rumors and Controversy/ Scandal

There was a rumor that Steve Winwood is to cut an album with Eric Clapton has been widely circulated throughout London in the past few days. Currently, he is far from rumors and controversies.

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Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Steve Winwood has a height of 5 feet 8 inches. Additionally, he weight is unknown. Steve’s hair color is light brown and his eye color is light brown.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter

Being an English singer, Steve Winwood has a huge fan following rate. He has been active in social sites like Facebook and Twitter. He has 5.4K followers on his Facebook. Around 43.9K followers on his Twitter. But, he is not active on Instagram.

Steve Winwood’s Anniversary Dates

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Steve Winwood’s Birthday Dates

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