Fans are very much familiar with the popular American R & B group The O’Jays. Why we are talking about this because today we will be talking about one lead singer of this group. He is none other than Eddie Levert. We will also tell you what is Eddie Levert doing today and where is he today.
Who Is Eddie Levert ?
Eddie Levert is an American singer, best known as the lead vocalist of The O’Jays. His real name is Edward Willis Levert. He is a legendary musician. He is a multi-talented person. He can write songs, sing and act. He is a member of a prominent musical group called The O’Jays.
How Old Is Eddie Levert Now ? Eddie Levert Age & Date of Birth
Eddie Levert was born on 16th June 1942, in Bessemer, City in Alabama, United States of America. Currently, he is 80 years old.
Eddie Levert Profession & Career
Eddie’s musical journey started in Church Choir at an early age. He started singing in school plays and performed on radio shows. Then he formed a musical group named Triumph along with his friends. For the last 60 years, he is giving consistent work in the music industry. His musical career is full of awards such as the Trumpet Lifetime Achievement Award (2011), Wall of Fame Honor in Canton, Ohio (2003), Soul of America Award (1993), and NAACP Award for Outstanding Vocal Group (1991), etc.
How much Are The O’Jays Worth ? Eddie Levert Net Worth 2022
Eddie formed a group with his buddies in high school in 1958. They were originally known as The Triumphs and The Mascots. The O’Jays have released 29 studio albums. The estimated net worth of Eddie Levert is around 20 Million US Dollars. He earned his amount with his 29 studio albums with The O’Jays.
Is Eddie Levert Still Married ?
Eddie married twice in his life. His first marriage was held in 1996 to Martha Levert. However, their relationship couldn’t last long and ended up divorcing. 9 years later Eddie married again. This time he married Raquel Capelton in the year 2005. For the last 17 years, both are living a happy married life.
Where Is Eddie Levert Today ?
Eddie Levert lives in Las Vegas with his wife Raquel and daughter Ryan.
What Is Eddie Levert Doing Today ?
Eddie had two sons from Martha. Gerald Levert and Sean Levert were their names. Both of them found a place in the music industry. Gerald was born on 13th July 1996. He was a singer, songwriter, producer, and actor. He died on 10th November 2006. As per the report, he died due to intoxication by narcotics and drugs.
On the other hand, his other son Sean Levert born on 28th September 1996 was also a singer. Fortune was not so good for Eddie’s son. He was sentenced to 22 months in prison after not paying child support to three of his children. AS a result, he became ill just six days after being admitted to jail and died. The cause of his death was reported to be high blood pressure and hallucinations.
Both of his son’s death put Eddie in agony. His only ray of hope in old age is his daughter Ryan Levert. She is born to his second wife Raquel. His 19-year-old daughter followed her father’s steps. Ryan has a great dedication to music and has already recorded a song called Stupid People with her father. Right now Eddie Levert is living happily with his daughter Ryan and his second wife Raquel in Les Vegas. Meanwhile, you check here the Biography of Eddie’s second wife Raquel Capelton.