Jackson Browne Net Worth

Jackson Browne Net Worth

Updated on November 23, 2022 19:00 PM by Andrew Koschiev

Name:                               Clyde Jackson Browne 

Date of Birth:                    October 9, 1948,

Age:                                  74

Height:                              5 ft 10 in

Weight:                            185 lbs 

Profession:                      Musician, Songwriter, Singer 

Nationality:                      American

Net Worth:                      $50 Million  
Jackson Browne is a songwriter-singer of America who gained an estimated net worth of $50 Million. He sold over 18 million albums around the United States once he started a career during his mid-1960s. In 2004, he was involved in an album known 'as the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and 'the songwriter's Hall of Fame in 2007.     

Early Life

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Jackson Browne was born on October 9, 1948, in the biggest city in the United States, Heidelberg. As a Songwriter, he became a great rock musician on the international platform worldwide. Currently, he dwells in a broadband nation of Germany, Los Angeles. His father's name is Clyde. He was a serviceman of America and worked there for job assignments along with the newspaper "Stars and Stripes". 

In his early days, Jackson spent living with his father, his mother named Beatrice, and his two siblings, Edward and Roberta, living in Germany. He had a younger sister named Gracie, who gave birth a few years later. 

When he was three, his family moved to Los Angeles in Highland Park. As soon as he grew up, he showed interest in Music and started singing traditional songs in local venues such as 'The Troubador Club and Ash Grove'. In 1966, he joined Sunny Hills High School in Fullerton, California.        

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Professional Career

Upon completing high school, Jackson enrolled in a Nitty Gritty Dirt Band but left it after a couple of months and then moved to New York. After a while, he became a writer in an Electra Records publishing firm, Nina Music, after his 18th birthday. He wrote several musical albums in New York and performed as a holdup musician for artists such as 'Nico of the velvet Underground and Tim Buckley. 

In 1968, he returned to Los Angeles and created a folk band. A few early songs were released through other artists like Nico and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band before he came up with the new version years later. In 1971, Jackson signed a contract with a manager, David Geffen's Asylum Records, and introduced a record named 'Jackson Browne' in 1972. 

This album made a huge success with tons of track records. He proceeded on a trip with Joni Mitchell and Linda Ronstadt to boost the promotion of this album. In the same year, he came up with his next album called 'For Everyman' and the third one in 1974 titled, 'Late in the Sky'. This album was a hit that stayed at the peak of number 14 on the Billboard album chart.

His fan-followers continued to thrive, and he gradually became very personal lyrics set to his memorable songs. The previous song release, 'The Pretenders,' was released after the demise of his first wife. In 1977, he came up with his biggest commercial hit, "Running on Empty, "combined with live recordings and concert performances.

From the 1980s to the 1990s, Browne stayed releasing hit albums and notably gained success in the 1970s by maintaining a solid fanbase. He released the four main albums in the 2000s wherein 'Downhill from Everywhere' is involved and came up in 2021.   

He got six Granny Award nominations throughout his career, and in 2004, he was named an Honorary Doctor in Music to honor his phenomenal career path.    

Personal Life

Jackson Browne dated an actress and model in 1971, Phyllis Major. The duo shared a son in 1973 and tied the knot in December 1975. Regretfully, Phyllis died in March 1976 and was found in their home at the age of 30 by the cause of an accidental overdose. 

After this, Browne remarried an Australian model named Lynn Sweeney in January 1981. Both had a son in January 1982, and after a while, they divorced in 1983. Immediately, he started dating an actress named Daryl Hannah and stayed in the relationship till 1992. During the mid-1990s, Jackson was in another relationship with an environmental activist and artist named Dianna Cohen. 

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Real Estate    

Around the world, Jackson Browne has several properties, mainly in California. For instance, he spent $2.7 million in 2010 to own a 4000 sq. foot house in Los Angeles. Alongside, he had a rural estate, aside from Aptos, California. He had the most valuable asset of a 100-acre property in the community of Hollister Ranch, located on the exterior of Santa Barbara. 

In the 1970s, he acquired his property to live a wealthy lifestyle. 

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Net Worth

The successful and famous American musician, Jackson Browne, has a wonderful and smashing career. He achieved great acclaim throughout her career and worked as a musician on several albums. He embarks on several hit songs to gain a victory over the listeners, which helps him earn more fame and income. 

Currently, her estimated net Worth is $50 Million, and his monthly salary is over 5 million US dollars. Browne acquired several hits releases through his voice singing, acting, and television broadcasting. He gains his income from the following:

  • Working as a famous musician
  • Participating in reality TV shows, endorsements, concerts, film stories, albums, etc. 


  • Nominated for 'the Best Pop Vocal Performance, Male' in 1979 for 'Running on Empty.
  • Won "the John Steinbeck Award" in 2002 for exemplifying social and environmental values worldwide.
  • Won "the Chapin-World Hunger Year Harry Chapin Humanitarian Award" in 2007. 
  • Won "the NARM Harry Chapin Humanitarian Award" in 2008. 
  • Won "the Gandhi Peace Award" for promoting Enduring peace in 2018. 

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Q: What is the birthplace of Jackson Browne?

A: Jackson Browne was born in Heidelberg, Germany, on October 9, 1948.  

Q: How much does the net Worth of Jackson Browne?

A: Jackson Browne has an estimated net worth of $50 Million. 

Q: In which Genres Jackson Browne worked for?

A: Jackson Browne worked on various genres, including Rock, folk rock, pop rock, and country Rock. 

Q: What is the original name of Jackson Browne?

A: Clyde Jackson Browne was his original name on his birthday.

Q: From where did Jackson Browne his graduation?

A: Jackson Browne passed his graduation in 1966 from Sunny Hills High School in Fullerton, California. 

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