Bruce Hornsby

Bruce Hornsby is a pianist and singer-songwriter from the United States. Bruce Hornsby is well-versed in the musical traditions of folk-rock, jazz, bluegrass, folk, southern rock, country rock, jam band, rock, heartland rock, and blues-rock. He and his band have won three Grammy Awards to date.

Bruce Hornsby and the Range won the 1987 Grammy Award for Best New Artist, the 1990 Grammy Award for Best Bluegrass Album, and the 1994 Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance.

What is the Net worth and Salary of Bruce Hornsby in 2022?

He has amassed $ 5 million as a result of his good fortune. He makes a good living as a pianist and from his songs and records.

He also earns between $7.4K and $117.7K per year by uploading his tunes to YouTube. Aside from that, no information about his income is accessible.

 

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Wikis of Bruce Hornsby

Age: 67 years 2 months
Birth Date: November 23, 1954
Horoscope (Sunshine): Sagittarius
Full Name: Bruce Hornsby
Birth Place: Williamsburg, Virginia
Net Worth: $5 million
Height / How tall : 6 feet 3 inches (1.91m)
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Nationality: American
Profession: singer, songwriter, and pianist
Father’s Name: Robert Stanley Hornsby
Mother’s Name: née Lois Saunier
Education: University of Miami
Hair Color: Grey
Eye Color: Blue
Lucky Number: 7
Lucky Stone: Turquoise
Lucky Color: Orange
Best Match for Marriage: Leo, Aquarius
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Early Life of Bruce Hornsby: Age, Ethnicity, & Education

On November 23, 1954, he was born to attorney Robert Stanley Hornsby (1920–1998). His father is a real estate entrepreneur as well as a former singer.

His mother, Lois Saunier, is a pianist and the community liaison for his church. Because of his mother’s efforts, a local school is called after her middle name.

His siblings, Robert Saunier “Bobby” Hornsby and John Hornsby, are the other members of his family. Robert is a local musician as well as a realtor with Hornsby Realty. John, the other brother, is an engineer who has worked on songwriting projects with them.

In terms of Bruce’s background, he was raised in the Christian Science church and had a politically “liberal” upbringing.

Education

He began his education at Williamsburg’s James Blair High School, where he graduated in 1973. He was a member of the basketball team in high school and was well-liked by the seniors.

He went on to study music for a year at the University of Richmond. He also spent two semesters at Berklee College of Music and one semester at the University of Miami, where he graduated in 1977.

Body Measurements: Height and Weight

He stands at 1.93 meters (75 inches) tall. He is of ordinary height and weight, as well as other physical characteristics. He also has blue eyes, grey hair, and a light skin tone.

Relationship status: Who is the Wife of Bruce Hornsby?

Bruce Hornsby is a husband and father. On November 23, 1954, he married his lovely bride Kathy Yankovic Hornsby. After then, the happy couple departs.

Russell and Keith, their twin sons, were born in 1992. Russell was the head coach of the University of Oregon’s track and field team.

Keith was a member of the University of North Carolina Asheville Bulldogs’ Division I basketball team from 2011 to 2013.

In addition, from 2014 to 2016, he attended Louisiana State University and played for the Tigers. The sons were given the names Leon Russell and Keith Jarrett, respectively, after musicians.

Rumors and Controversy

He has managed to stay clear of speculations and issues so far.

Job & Career of Bruce Hornsby:

To begin with, after relocating to Los Angeles in 1980, he began playing piano for Sheena Easton’s band. In addition, he signed a deal with 20th Century Fox to write songs for other artists.

With David Mansfield (guitar, mandolin, violin), George Marinelli (guitars and backing vocals), former Ambrosia member Joe Puerta (bass guitar and backing vocals), and John Molo, he founded Bruce Hornsby and the Range in 1984. (drums).

 

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The band signed with RCA in 1985 and released their first album, The Way It Is, which was a major smash. In 1986, the record was successful in winning the first Grammy Awards. Scenes from the Southside, the band’s second album, was released in 1988.

Starting in 1988, he traveled with the Grateful Dead as a keyboardist, replacing Brent Mydland for two years. Harbor Lights, his debut solo album, was released later in 1990. From 1998 to 2000, he continued to tour and perform with The Noisemakers, a group of talented musicians.

In 2007, he had a Skaggs & Hornsby duet with bluegrass musician Ricky Skaggs and recorded the track Darlin’ Cory.” They were joined by Kentucky Thunder, and the trio made a significant contribution to bluegrass, jazzy piano, and country music.

Hornsby also penned songs for the Broadway musical SCKBSTD. On a vacation to Europe in 1995, he purchased a Steinway & Sons concert grand piano.

Hornsby music album

  • The Way It Is (1986)
  • Scenes from the Southside (1988)
  • A Night on the Town (1990)
  • Harbor Lights (1993)
  • Hot House (1995)
  • Spirit Trail (1998)
  • Here Come the Noisemakers (2000)
  • Big Swing Face (2002)
  • Halcyon Days (2004)
  • Camp Meeting (2007)
  • Levitate (2009)
  • Bride of the Noisemakers (2011)
  • Red Hook Summer (2012)
  • Solo Concerts (2014)
  • Rehab Reunion (2016)
  • Absolute Zero (2019)
  • Non-Secure Connection (2020)

Awards

  • Grammy awards for Best New Artist, 1986
  • Best Bluegrass Recording, 1989,
  • Best Pop Instrumental Performance, 1993
  • Down Beat Reader’s Poll Beyond Album of the Year, 1994
  • Double platinum certification for The Way It Is
  • Platinum certification for Scenes from the Southside
  • ASCAP Song of the Year for “The Way It Is”1987
  • Emmy award for Best Original Score, 1987.

Social Media

In terms of his online presence, he has been a YouTuber since 2006, with 66 uploads. On YouTube, he has 111k subscribers and 112 million views.

He has 18.9 thousand Instagram followers. Not only that, but he has a 199k-follower official Facebook profile. His Twitter account has 17.4 thousand followers.

Trivia

  • He comes from a musically inclined family.
  • Bruce Hornsby and the Noisemakers’ “Mandolin Rain” is his most popular YouTube video.
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