|Celebrated Name:||Jon Anderson|
|Real Name/Full Name:||John Roy Anderson|
|Age:||78 years old|
|Birth Date:||25 October 1944|
|Birth Place:||Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Jennifer Baker|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Damion, Deborah, and Jade)|
|Is Jon Anderson Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Singer and songwriter|
|Net Worth in 2023:||$15 million|
|Last Updated:||January 2023|
Jon Anderson is a popular British singer and songwriter. He is the former lead singer of the band Yes. Jon is a multi-instrumentalist and has also served as a member of Yes featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, Rick Wakeman. He has released many albums with different bands and as a solo artist.
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Early Life & Biography
John Roy Anderson was born on October 25, 1944, in Lincolnshire, England. He is the son of Kathleen and Albert Anderson. His mother used to work in a cotton mill and his father was in the army in the entertainment division. His siblings are Tony, Stuart, and Joy. Jon went to Saint John’s School and was not good at academics.
Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements
Being born on 25 October 1944, Jon Anderson is 78 years old as of today’s date 26th January 2023. His height is 1.65 m tall, and weight is 75 kg.
Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids
In 1969, Jon Anderson got married to Jennifer Baker. The couple has three children named Damion, Deborah, and Jade. They remained together until 1995. In 1997, he got married to Jane Luttenberger.
He became an American citizen in 2009. Jon is known for maintaining a healthy lifestyle despite being a heavy smoker in the 1960s and 1970s. His passion is painting and he also sells his artwork. In 2008, he had a massive asthma attack.
Jon Anderson started his career by becoming a member of the local group called the Warriors. The group used to perform cover songs of popular artists. Anderson went on to record many songs including “Don’t Make Me Blue” and “You Came Along”. In 1968, he returned to London and became a member of another local group called the Gun. In 1968, he became a founder founding member of the band Yes.
Their eponymous debut album was released in 1969. However, the band found success after releasing TheYes Album in 1971 which became a platinum certified album. This was followed by another highly successful album called Fragile.
Soon they went on to release Close to the Edge which was another platinum certified album. Other albums released by them in the 1970s include Tormato, Going for the One, Tales from Topographic Oceans, and Relayer. In 1983, they released 90125. His association with the band continued till 2008.
As a solo artist, Jon’s first album Olias of Sunhillow was released in 1976. Four years later he came up with the album Song of Seven. In the 1980s, he released the albums In the City of Angels, 3 Ships, and Animation.
Jon has also gone on to release the albums Angels Embrace, Lost Tapes of Opio, Earth Mother Earth, The Promise Ring, and The More You Know. In 2011, he released the album Survival & Other Stories. Jon’s most recent solo album called 1000 Hands: Chapter One was released in 2019.
Jon has also been a member of the band Yes featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, Rick Wakeman. With the band, he released the live album Live at the Apollo in 2018. They have also been able to make many tours including An Evening of Yes Music and More Tour and Quintessentially Yes: The 50th Anniversary Tour.
He has been successful to release many compilation albums and live albums with the Yes band. Some of his singles include “Wonderous Stories”, “Don’t Kill the Whale”, “Leave It”, “Shoot High Aim Low”, and “Take Your Time”.
Awards & Achievements
In 1985, Jon Anderson won the Grammy Award in the category of “best rock instrumental performance” with Yes band. He has also been nominated four other times for the Grammy Awards. In 2017, John was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He has won many other awards including Country Music Association Award, Country Music Association Verizon Award, and American Music Award.
Net Worth & Salary of Jon Anderson in 2023
As of January 2023, The net worth of Jon Anderson is around $15 million. He made this money from the sale of his albums. John has released multiple albums both with the bands and as a solo artist. On many occasions, the albums of the Yes band have gone to receive platinum certification.
Jon Anderson is a highly influential person. Despite not having any desire to get into music, he went on to become a legendary name. His talent has also made him play multiple instruments. Even at this age, he has come up with music and impressed his fans.