Dave Edmunds Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Akinwalere Olaleye
Jan 31, 2024 By Akinwalere Olaleye
Originally Published on Jun 06, 2022
Dave Edmunds has an older brother Geoff with whom he shares a lot of musical experiences.
?
All ages
Read time: 2.7 Min

About Dave Edmunds

Dave Edmunds is a multitalented music artist from Wales.

Dave Edmunds is a rock singer, guitarist, songwriter, and record producer. His style of music has often been compared to rock and roll or pub rock.

With numerous albums released, both as part of assorted bands and as a solo artist, Dave Edmunds has created an established name for himself in the field. He has worked with and produced artists like Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney. Dave Edmunds has also worked on film soundtracks and has been the musical director for television specials. 

Dave Edmunds' Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Dave Edmunds' net worth?

According to sources like Forbes, Dave Edmunds's net worth is calculated to be roughly $1.5 million.

How much does Dave Edmunds earn per year?

Unfortunately, this information about Dave Edmunds has not been disclosed.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Dave Edmunds?

Dave Edmunds is 5 ft 7 in (175 cm) tall.

How old is Dave Edmunds?

Dave Edmunds, named David William Edmunds by his family, was born on April 15, 1944, making him 78 years old as of 2022.

Childhood And Education

Dave Edmunds was born in Cardiff, Wales. He has an older brother Geoff. Both of them have been interested in rock music since a young age. There isn't much information available about his family. As a young adult, he's played in the UK university circuit and in various bars and pubs as a member of bands like Human Beans. 

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Dave Edmunds' partner?

Dave Edmunds is married to Cecilia Edmunds, and they live together in Monmouth, UK, with two dogs.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Dave Edmunds, born in April, is best known for his hit single 'I Hear You Knocking,' which charted in various countries and is a cover of a Smiley Lewis song. He also became associated with the Pub Rock movement of the early '70s as he followed in the footsteps of Phil Spector, which was visible in his songs' Baby I Love You' and 'Born To Be With You.' He created the main theme score, 'High School Nights' for the movie 'Porky's Revenge.'

Dave Edmunds started a band with his brother Geoff at the age of 10 called Edmunds Bros Duo. This was his first band and set the tone for years to come as they joined bands like The Stompers (later The Heartbeats) and The 99ers together. They played instruments like piano and various types of guitars. Dave Edmunds has dabbled in various types of rock but ultimately wished to establish himself in the rock & roll genre.

Dave Edmunds' Hobbies And Interests

According to IMDb, Dave Edmunds had a short-acting career where he acted as Alex in the drama film 'Stardust.' He is very interested in multilayering of music, often his own, and has spent over two decades honing his art.

Other Interesting Dave Edmunds Facts And Trivia

  • Dave Edmunds, born in April, performed his final show in July 2019, which is when he finally retired to live with his wife and dogs.
  • 'I Head You Knocking' was a Christmas number one hit on a website and was awarded the gold disk.
  • He has multiple studio and live albums, the most popular being 'Repeat When Necessary' released in June 1979.

We would love your help! If you have a photo of Dave Edmunds, either of them alone or a selfie that you would be happy to share, please send it to hello@kidadl.com. If you have knowledge or information that you think would help us improve this article, please contact us.

Dave Edmunds Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

David William Edmunds

Date of Birth

1944-04-14

Nationality

Welsh

Place of Birth

Cardiff

Age

Occupation

Singer-Songwriter, Guitarist

Net Worth

1500000

Partner

Cecilia Edmunds
We Want Your Photos!
We Want Your Photos!

We Want Your Photos!

Do you have a photo you are happy to share that would improve this article?
Email your photos

More for You

See All

Written by Akinwalere Olaleye

Bachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature

Akinwalere Olaleye picture

Akinwalere OlaleyeBachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature

As a highly motivated, detail-oriented, and energetic individual, Olaleye's expertise lies in administrative and management operations. With extensive knowledge as an Editor and Communications Analyst, Olaleye excels in editing, writing, and media relations. Her commitment to upholding professional ethics and driving organizational growth sets her apart. She has a bachelor's degree in English Literature from the University of Benin, Edo State. 

Read full bio >