Jeff Lynne Net Worth

Jeff Lynne Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Jeffrey Lynne net worth is
$30 Million

Jeffrey Lynne Wiki Biography

Jeffrey “Jeff” Lynne was born on the 30th December 1947, in Birmingham, England, and is a musician, singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, probably best known for being the singer and guitarist of the rock band Electric Light Orchestra (ELO). He is also recognized as a co-founder of the band The Traveling Wilburys. Additionally, Jeff has two solo albums to his credit – “Armchair Theatre” (1990) and “Long Wave” (2012). His career has been active since 1963.

Have you ever wondered how rich is Jeff Lynne, as of mid-2016? According to sources, it is estimated that the overall size of Jeff’s net worth is $30 million, which has been accumulated through his successful career as a musician now spanning over 50 years.

Jeff Lynne Net Worth $30 Million

Jeff Lynne started to play the guitar as a kid, when his father bought him one. He studied Alderlea Boys’ Secondary School, but from 16, long before Jeff co-founded the Electric Light Orchestra with Bev Bevan and Roy Wood, he was a part of several bands, including the Rockin’ Hellcats, the Idle Race, and The Move which soon became Electric Light Orchestra. Their first self-titled album came out in 1971, receiving positive critiques from several music magazines, only boosting the band`s popularity, however, Wood then left the band after several arguments with other members, which left Lynne as the one responsible for the music and lyrics of the band.

Throughout the 1970s, the band`s popularity rose with each album, which only increased Jeff`s net worth. The band`s second album came out in 1973, entitled “ELO 2”, and the same year, the band`s third album was released, entitled “On the Third Day”, which achieved silver status in the UK. Until the end of the 1970s, every album which followed achieved not only gold status, but platinum as well, which only added further to Jeff`s net worth. This include albums such as “Eldorado” (1974), “Face the Music” (1975), “A New World Record” (1976), “Out of the Blue” (1977), and “Discovery” (1979), which was actually the band`s first No. 1 album on the UK charts.

They continued successfully in the 1980s, starting with the album “Time” (1981), which also reached No. 1 on the UK charts. Jeff announced the disbandment of the band in 1986, but before that, they released two more albums “Secret Messages” (1983), and “Balance Of Power” (1986), which also added to Jeff`s net worth.

Jeff reformed ELO in 2000, and since then has released two albums “Zoom” (2001), and “Alone In The Universe” (2015), which is the band`s latest release. After his first stint at ELO, Jeff co-created something of a fun super group, The Traveling Wilburys, which also consisted of star musicians George Harrison, Roy Orbison, Tom Petty, and Bob Dylan; they released two albums, “Traveling WilburysVol. 1” (1988) and “Traveling Wilburys Vol. 2” (1990), both highly successful, before disbanding.

Jeff has also had a respectable career as a solo artist, releasing two albums “Armchair Theatre” (1990), and “Long Wave” (2012), which also increased his net worth. Jeff has been recognized as a producer too, collaborating with numerous artists of the pop rock scene, including Bryan Adams, Tom Petty, Paul McCartney and Joe Walsh, among many others, which has further added to his net worth. Thanks to his talents, Jeff has received several prestigious awards and recognitions, including a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2015, and Golden Note Award from ASCAP in 2009, among others.

Regarding his personal life, Jeff Lynne has been married twice; his first wife was Rosemary (1970-77), and second wife was Sandi Kapelson, with whom he has two daughters. He also dated Rosie Vela. Currently, Jeff is in a romantic relationship with Camelia Kath. His residence is in Beverly Hills, California.

Full NameJeff Lynne
Net Worth$30 Million
Date Of BirthDecember 30, 1947
Place Of BirthShard End, Birmingham, England,
Height5' 10½" (1.79 m)
ProfessionSoundtrack, Music Department, Writer
SpouseSandi Kapleson two children
ChildrenLaura Lynne, Stephanie Lynne, Mr. Blue Sky, Don't Bring Me Down - Live, While My Guitar Gently Weeps
ParentsNancy Lynne, Philip Lynne, Mr. Blue Sky, Don't Bring Me Down - Live, While My Guitar Gently Weeps
AwardsOuter Critics Circle Award for Outstanding New Broadway Musical
Music GroupsElectric Light Orchestra, Traveling Wilburys, The Move, The Idle Race, Mr. Blue Sky, Don't Bring Me Down - Live, While My Guitar Gently Weeps
NominationsGrammy Award for Best Rock Song, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Musical, Mr. Blue Sky, Don't Bring Me Down - Live, While My Guitar Gently Weeps
MoviesRunnin' Down a Dream, Inside the Electric Light Orchestra: 1970-1973
1Has worn sunglasses indoors and out since the mid-1970s
1He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 1750 North Vine Street in Hollywood, California on April 23, 2015.
2He was awarded a star on the Birmingham Walk of Stars in Birmingham, England on March 13, 2014.
3Attended Alderlea Boys' Secondary School in Shard End, Birmingham with Paul Henry.
4Teamed up with Bob Dylan, Beatle George Harrison, Roy Orbison and Tom Petty in the group The Traveling Wilburys.
5Began his musical ventures with an old two-track tape recorder in his parents' living room; Lynne would sometimes overlay so many parts the oxide would wear off the tape.
6Actually worked sparsely with Electric Light Orchestra in the recording studio; band members would learn Lynne's new songs just prior to recording, and usually would hear them next on the radio... shortly before tour rehearsals began. Live recordings of Electric Light Orchestra tend to reflect a rawer sound than their highly-polished studio work, though in performance the accompanying light-show and theatrics well made up for it.
7Transformed his Los Angeles home into a housewide recording studio, with patch bays in every room; used this extensively in making his latest album, the reconstituted Electric Light Orchestra's "Zoom".
8Began Electric Light Orchestra with Roy Wood as a side-project to their band The Move; the side-project soon eclipsed the main one, and The Move disbanded.
9Usually candid and open about his own work and musical ideals; almost never speaks publicly on other topics. Fans who have met Lynne usually found him kind and straightforward.
10Lead singer and songwriter of the rock group Electric Light Orchestra.
11Former member of the rock bands The Move and The Traveling Wilburys.


The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonTV Series writer - 4 episodes, 2015 - 2016 performer - 1 episode, 2015
Nerve2016writer: "You Got It"
Ray Donovan2016TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Britain's Got More Talent2016TV Series writer - 1 episode
Britain's Got Talent2016TV Series writer - 1 episode
A Hologram for the King2016lyrics: "Turn To Stone" / music: "Turn To Stone"
Atop the Fourth Wall2014-2016TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Acció políticaTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2016 writer - 1 episode, 2016
Molly2016TV Mini-Series writer - 1 episode
The Rack Pack2016writer: "Mr. Blue Sky" - uncredited
Ricki and the Flash2015writer: "Laredo Tornado"
Official! Biggest Hits of the 90s2015TV Movie writer: "I Believe"
Lip Sync Battle2015TV Series writer - 1 episode
Todd's Pop Song Reviews2015TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Parks and Recreation2015TV Series writer - 2 episodes
The Official Top 50 Best-Selling Singles of the 90s and 00s2015TV Movie writer: "Believe"
The 57th Annual Grammy Awards2015TV Special producer: "Evil Woman", "Mr. Blue Sky" / writer: "Evil Woman", "Mr. Blue Sky", "Stay with Me"
Strange Magic2015writer: "Strange Magic"
Supernatural2015TV Series writer - 1 episode
Matzav Ha'Uma2014TV Series music - 1 episode
Mike & Mike2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Mindy Project2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
Today at Wimbledon2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
Wimbledon2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
Late Show with David Letterman2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
Behaving Badly2014writer: "Go Right Ahead"
The Voice Israel2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
Saturday Night Live2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
My Mad Fat Diary2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
Revolution2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Night That Changed America: A Grammy Salute to the Beatles2014TV Special performer: "Something", "Hey Bulldog"
American Hustle2013performer: "Stream of Stars", "10538 Overture", "Clair de lune" / producer: "Long Black Road", "10538 Overture", "Clair de lune" / writer: "Stream of Stars", "10538 Overture", "Long Black Road"
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues2013writer: "Xanadu"
Eastbound & Down2013TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Great British Year2013TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Battle of the Year2013writer: "Mr. Blue Sky"
The Newsroom2013TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2011-2013TV Series writer - 15 episodes
De wereld draait door2008-2013TV Series writer - 2 episodes
The Vampire Diaries2013TV Series writer - 1 episode
Divorce2013TV Series writer - 1 episode
Family Guy2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
Rage2012TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Won't Back Down2012writer: "Learning To Fly", "I Won't Back Down"
The Iceman2012writer: "Livin' Thing"
Savages2012performer: "Do Ya" / writer: "Do Ya"
Dancing with the Stars2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Voice UK2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
No me la puc treure del cap2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Sitter2011writer: "Because I Got It Like That Ultimatium Mix"
Em dónes vida. El llibre i el disc de La Marató2011TV Movie documentary writer: "Tot el que tinc"
2011 Soul Train Awards2011TV Special writer: "Blue Sky"
Jack and Jill2011/Iwriter: "Don't Bring Me Down"
Hunky Dory2011writer: "One Summer Dream", "Strange Magic", "Livin' Thing"
Larry Crowne2011writer: "Hold On Tight", "Runnin' Down a Dream", "Calling America"
Super 82011writer: "Don't Bring Me Down"
20 to 12010-2011TV Series documentary writer - 2 episodes
Channel Nine Cricket2011TV Series writer - 1 episode
American Dad!2011TV Series writer - 1 episode
t Schaep met de 5 pooten2011TV Series writer - 1 episode
Megamind2010writer: "Mr. Blue Sky"
Coach Trip2010TV Series writer - 1 episode
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2007-2010TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Furry Vengeance2010performer: "Don't Bring Me Down" / writer: "Don't Bring Me Down"
Live from Studio Five2010TV Series writer - 1 episode
Community2009TV Series writer - 1 episode
Street Music2009TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Invention of Lying2009writer: "Mr Blue Sky" 1978
Guitar Hero 52009Video Game writer: "Runnin' Down a Dream"
Dancing with the Stars2009TV Series writer - 1 episode
Marie Brand und die Nacht der Vergeltung2009TV Movie writer: "Free Fallin'"
The Marty Stuart Show2009TV Series writer - 1 episode
Paul Blart: Mall Cop2009performer: "Mr. Blue Sky" / writer: "Mr. Blue Sky"
Cold Case2008TV Series writer - 1 episode
Californication2008TV Series writer - 1 episode
Role Models2008performer: "Mr. Blue Sky" / writer: "Mr. Blue Sky"
The 62nd Annual Tony Awards2008TV Special writer: "Don't Walk Away"
Recount2008TV Movie writer: "I Won't Back Down"
Grand Theft Auto IV2008Video Game writer: "Evil Woman" - as J. Lynne
It Takes Two2008TV Series writer - 1 episode
Chaos Theory2008writer: "Livin' Thing"
College Road Trip2008writer: "Don't Bring Me Down"
911 Taboo: The WTC Plane Fraud2008Video documentary short writer: "Telephone Line" - uncredited
Lost2008TV Series writer - 1 episode
Olivia Newton-John and the Sydney Symphony Orchestra: Live at the Sydney Opera House2007TV Movie writer: "Xanadu"
Australian Idol2007TV Series writer - 1 episode
Martian Child2007writer: "Mr. Blue Sky"
The Game Plan2007writer: "Mr. Blue Sky"
Patinando por un sueñoTV Series producer - 1 episode, 2007 writer - 1 episode, 2007
Big LoveTV Series performer - 2 episodes, 2007 writer - 2 episodes, 2007
Ten Years After (A Short Life Story)2007Video short writer: "Mr. Blue Sky"
Heart of an Empire2007Documentary writer: "Mister Blue Sky"
Life on Mars2007TV Series writer - 1 episode
Wild Hogs2007writer: "Showdown" - as Jeffrey Lynne
Cesko hledá SuperStar2004-2006TV Series writer - 2 episodes
My Name Is Earl2006TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Barnyard2006as Jeffrey Lynne, "I Won't Back Down"
Doctor Who2006TV Series writer - 1 episode
7th Heaven1996-2006TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Doogal2006writer: "Mr. Blue Sky"
Sleeping Dogs Lie2006/Iwriter: "You Got It"
Saturday Night Live: The Best of David Spade2005TV Special writer: "Free Fallin'"
Tjenare kungen2005writer: "Livin' Thing"
Elizabethtown2005writer: "Learning to Fly" 1991
Densha otoko2005TV Mini-Series lyrics: "Twilight" / music: "Twilight"
Sprung! The Magic Roundabout2005writer: "Mr. Blue Sky"
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas2004Video Game writer: "Running Down a Dream" - as Jeffrey Lynn
Rock 'n' Roll Greats: Starship Featuring Mickey Thomas2004Video writer: "Stranger" - uncredited
Abroad Again in Britain2004TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Freddy vs Ghostbusters2004Short writer: "I Won't Back Down" - uncredited
Ella Enchanted2004writer: "Strange Magic"
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind2004writer: "Mr. Blue Sky"
Shabatot VeHagim2004TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Office2003TV Series writer - 1 episode
Idols2003TV Series writer - 1 episode
Rugrats Go Wild2003"Lizard Love"
Soundstage2003TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
The In-Laws2003/Iwriter: "Don't Bring Me Down"
Idool 20032003TV Series writer - 1 episode
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City2002Video Game writer: "Four Little Diamonds"
Austin Powers in Goldmember2002writer: "Evil Woman"
The Sweetest Thing2002writer: "State of Mind"
Orange County2002writer: "Let It Shine" - as Jeffrey Lynne
George Harrison - Der sanfte Beatle2001TV Short documentary writer: "HANDLE WITH CARE"
That '70s Show2001TV Series writer - 1 episode
Saving Silverman2001writer: "Evil Woman"
Wilde mossels2000writer: "Mr.Blue Sky"
Pandaemonium2000writer: "Xanadu"
Stars in Their Eyes2000TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Sopranos2000TV Series writer - 1 episode
Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo1999performer: "Lift Me Up" / writer: "Lift Me Up"
Outside Providence1999writer: "Show Down"
Detroit Rock City1999writer: "Turn To Stone"
The Virgin Suicides1999writer: "Strange Magic"
Still Crazy1998writer: "DIRTY TOWN", "A WOMAN LIKE THAT" - as Lynne
Everest1998Documentary short writer: "This is Love"
Heart By-Pass1998TV Movie documentary writer: "Birmingham Blues"
Gypsy Magic1997writer: "California Blue"
Boogie Nights1997writer: "Livin' Thing"
Donnie Brasco1997writer: "Don't Bring Me Down" 1979
Tohuwabohu1993-1997TV Series writer - 9 episodes
Jerry Maguire1996writer: "Free Fallin'"
Kingpin1996writer: "Showdown"
Brit Awards 19961996TV Special writer: "The Changingman"
The Beatles Anthology1995TV Mini-Series documentary producer: "Free As A Bird", "Real Love"
Billy Madison1995writer: "Telephone Line"
Boys on the Side1995writer: "You Got It"
Judgment Night1993writer: "Fallin"
Mystery Science Theater 30001989-1993TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Indecent Proposal1993"A Love So Beautiful"
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York1992producer: "Christmas All Over Again"
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves1991performer: "WILD TIMES" / producer: "WILD TIMES" / writer: "WILD TIMES"
King Ralph1991producer: "Good Golly Miss Molly"
Lethal Weapon 21989producer: "Cheer Down"
Emu's Wide World1987TV Series writer - 1 episode
DTV Monster Hits1987TV Movie writer: "Evil Woman"
Distortions1987producer: "ACTION!"
Shanghai Surprise1986music: "Zig-Zag"
The Chipmunk Adventure1986producer: "A Matter of Fact Part One" - uncredited / writer: "A Matter of Fact Part One" - uncredited
Electric Dreams1984performer: "Video", "Let It Run" / producer: "Video", "Let It Run" / writer: "Video", "Let It Run"
DAICON IV Opening Animation1983Short writer: "Twilight", "Prologue"
Top of the Pops1976-1981TV Series writer - 18 episodes
WKRP in Cincinnati1981TV Series writer - 1 episode
Xanadu1980arranger: "Drum Dreams", "Fool Country" - uncredited / lyrics: "I'm Alive", "All Over the World", "The Fall", "Don't Walk Away", "Xanadu" / music: "I'm Alive", "All Over the World", "The Fall", "Don't Walk Away", "Xanadu" / producer: "Drum Dreams", "Fool Country" - uncredited / writer: "Drum Dreams" - uncredited
Making Xanadu: The Musical Fantasy Movie1980TV Movie documentary arranger: "Fool Country" / lyrics: "I'm Alive", "Don't Walk Away", "All Over the World", "Xanadu" / music: "I'm Alive", "Don't Walk Away", "All Over the World", "Xanadu" / producer: "Fool Country"
The Midnight SpecialTV Series lyrics - 1 episode, 1980 music - 1 episode, 1980
Electric Light Orchestra: 'Out of the Blue' Tour Live at Wembley1978TV Movie writer: "Standin' In The Rain", "Night In The City", "Turn To Stone", "Tightrope", "Telephone Line", "Rockaria!", "Wild West Hero", "Showdown", "Sweet Talkin' Woman", "Mr. Blue Sky", "Do Ya", "Livin' Thing"
Joyride1977writer: "Rockaria!", "Telephone Line", "Showdown", "Can't Get It Out Of My Head", "Tightrope", "So Fine"
All This and World War II1976Documentary performer: "With a Little Help From My Friends / Nowhere Man"
Ecstasy in Blue1976writer: "Fire on High", "Daybreaker", "Ocean Breakup/King of the Universe", "Dreaming of 4000" - uncredited

Music Department

Concert for George2003Video documentary music mixer
King Ralph1991music producer - uncredited

Sound Department

The Beatles: 12015Video 5.1 mixed: "Free as a Bird" and "Real Love" - uncredited / stereo mixed: "Free as a Bird" and "Real Love" - uncredited
Concert for George2003Video documentary sound producer


Electric Light Orchestra: Zoom Tour Live2001Video


The Terry Kath Experience2016DocumentaryHimself
Glastonbury 20162016TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Interviewee
Roy Orbison: One of the Lonely Ones2015TV Movie documentaryHimself - Producer & Musician
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2015TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest
The Royal Variety Performance 20152015TV MovieHimself
CBS This Morning2015TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2015TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest
Roy Orbison: Mystery Girl -Unraveled2014DocumentaryHimself
Classic Rock Roll of Honour: Presented by Orange Amplification2014TV MovieHimself
Jeff Lynne's ELO at Hyde Park2014Himself
The Night That Changed America: A Grammy Salute to the Beatles2014TV SpecialHimself
Hello Quo2012DocumentaryHimself
Mr Blue Sky: The Story of Jeff Lynne & ELO2012TV Movie documentaryHimself
How the Brits Rocked America2012TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
My First Guitar2011DocumentaryHimself
George Harrison: Living in the Material World2011DocumentaryHimself
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Live: Light My Fire2009VideoHimself
Legends2008TV Series documentaryHimself
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin' Down a Dream2007DocumentaryHimself
The True History of the Traveling Wilburys2007Video documentary shortHimself (as Otis Wilbury)
George Harrison: The Dark Horse Years 1976-19922004Video documentaryHimself (segment "When We Was Fab")
Concert for George2003Video documentaryHimself
The Making of 'Brainwashed'2002Video documentary shortHimself
Electric Light Orchestra: Zoom Tour Live2001VideoLead Vocals / Electric Guitar / Acoustic Guitar
VH1 Storytellers2001TV Series documentaryLead vocals, guitar
In Dreams: The Roy Orbison Story1999TV Movie documentaryHimself
Paul McCartney: In the World Tonight1997Video documentaryHimself
Rock Family Trees1995TV Series documentaryHimself
The Second Annual Prince's Trust All-Star Rock Concert1987TV MovieHimself
Making Xanadu: The Musical Fantasy Movie1980TV Movie documentaryHimself
Electric Light Orchestra: 'Out of the Blue' Tour Live at Wembley1978TV MovieHimself
Electric Light Orchestra: Discovery1978Video shortHimself
The 4th Annual American Music Awards1977TV SpecialHimself - Electric Light Orchestra
Top of the Pops1973TV SeriesHimself - Lead Singer, Electric Light Orchestra
Set of 61972TV SeriesHimself - Musician

Archive Footage

George Harrison - Der sanfte Beatle2001TV Short documentaryHimself
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Playback1995Video documentaryHimself - 'I Won't Back Down'

Won Awards

2015Star on the Walk of FameWalk of FameRecordingOn April 23, 2015. At 1750 N. Vine Street

Nominated Awards

2016Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Musical Performance in a Talk Show/Morning ProgramCBS This Morning: Saturday (2012)

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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