Neil Young is a Canadian singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, occasional actor, and activist who is counted amongst one of the most influential artists of all time. A former member of the band Buffalo Springfield, his talent has been honored with several awards including Grammy and Juno awards.
Malibu, Los Angeles County, California, United States
Girlfriend / Spouse
Neil Young has dated –
- Lucinda Williams
- Pam Courson – Rumor
- Susan Acevedo (1968-1970)
- Carrie Snodgress (1970-1975) – Between 1970 and 1975, he dated American actress Carrie Snodgress and the duo has a son named Zeke Young (b. September 8, 1972).
- Pegi Young (1976-2014) – He started going out with singer Pegi Young in 1976 and they married in August 1978. They were blessed with 2 children – a son named Ben Young (b. 1978) and a daughter named Amber Jean Young (b. 1984). The duo divorced in 2014.
- (2014-Present) – Neil Young is married to actress and environmental activist, Daryl Hannah.
- Distinct voice
- Songs that usually revolved around personal and political themes
Neil Young Favorite Things
- Albums Of His Own – Trans, Everybody’s Rockin’, Tonight’s the Night
Neil Young Facts
- He is an environmentalist.
- Neil Young was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1997 as a member of Buffalo Springfield.
- He has also been a member of the folk-rock supergroup, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young.
- Rolling Stone once named him as the 34th Greatest Artist of all time in Rock ‘n’ Roll.
- Some of his musical influences include , Chuck Berry, Hank Marvin, The Chantels, The Monotones, Ronnie Self, the Fleetwoods, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Johnny Cash.
- Neil Young supports the Canadian charity Artists Against Racism.
- He was one of the many victims of the 2018 Woolsey Fire.
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Facts of Neil Percival Young
- Gender Male
- full nameNeil Percival Young
- middle namePercival
- nicknamesBernard Shakey, Don Grungio, The Godfather of Grunge, Young
- birthplaceToronto, Ontario, Canada
- Date of Birth November 12, 1945
- Age 76 years 0 months
- Horoscope Scorpio
- Lucky Number 6
- Lucky Stone Garnet
- Lucky Color Purple
- Best Match for Marriage Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces
- ethnicity / ethnic backgroundScottish, English, Irish, Northern Irish, and French Huguenot
- net worth$80 million
- professionMusician, Singer, Songwriter, Producer, Director, Actor, Screenwriter, Humanitarian, Entrepreneur, Inventor
- weight75 kg or 165.5 lbs
- height6 ft or 183 cm
- hair colorSalt and Pepper
- eye colorBlue
- body type / buildSlim
- high schoolEarl Grey Junior High School
- motherEdna Blow Ragland “Rassy” Young
- fatherScott Alexander Young
- brothersRobert “Bob” Young