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Facts of Steve Perry

Full NameSteve Perry
First NameSteve
Last NamePerry
Birth NameStephen Ray Perry
ProfessionSinger, Songwriter
Birth CityCalifornia
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameRaymond Perry
Mother NameMary Quaresma
Marital StatusSingle
Relation WithKellie Nash
No Of Children1
Awards39th Annual GRAMMY Awards (1996) Best Pop Performance By A Duo
FilmographyQuest for Camelot
EducationCollege of the Sequoias
Height171 cm
Weight80 kg
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Date of Birth22,1949
Amount$45 Million
Amount$45 Million

How Much is Steve Perry's Net Worth?

Place at #76 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of 100 Singers of All Time, Steve Perry is an American singer and a songwriter popular for his albums like Street Talk, Traces, and For the Love of Strange Medicine. He is best known for his hit songs like Open Arms, Faithfully, and Don't Stop Believin'.

An inductee of the Rock and Roll of Fame, the American singer has amassed a fortune of $45 million. Today the topic discusses all of Perry's financial aspects, his earnings, salary and every other source of income.

Steve Perry's Earnings from Record Sales, Salary and Tours

As of 2020, Steve accumulated a net worth of $45 million. A major part of his wealth comes from the sales of studio albums and form the sales of tickets for his concerts.

American Singer, Steve Perry
Caption: Steve Perry while he was young

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He started as a small-time singer singing in pubs and local venues. After the death of his band's bassist, he left the band and stopped making music until one day his mother urged him to receive a call from Journey's manager.

He Was The Frontman For Journey

He is best known as the frontman of the band, Journey from 1977-1987 and 1995-1998. He has contributed his voice to 9 of the band's albums.

Perry's notable voice can be found in Journey's songs like Who's Crying Now, Don't Stop Believein', and Wheel in the Sky, to name some.

He pursued a solo career in the 80s and 90s during which he released songs like You Better Wait, Foolish Hearts, Young Hearts Forever, Oh Sherrie, and Missing You.

Steve was amongst the 21 singers, namely Bruce Springsteen, Tina Turner, Michael Jackson, who helped put up We Are the World song, as a part of the USA for Africa Band-Aid.

He Made Most of The Money From 1970s to 1980s

Steve made the most out of his career financially from the 1970s to 1980s. As the part of Journey, he made $15.8 million solely from record sales of Escape in the year 1981. 

Likewise, from the record sales of Captured, he collected a total of $2.6 million.

Career Earnings

As a prominent musician Steve Perry earned most of his money from the sales of his record albums from his solo project and in collaboration with Journey.

Tours and Concerts

He headlined The Eclipse Tour with his band, Journey in 2011, which sold over 900 thousand tickets. The overall earnings of the concert were $21 million.

Traces Is His First Album in 25 Years

After a long hiatus of 25 years, Steve made a comeback with his studio album Traces in 2018. The album was released on October 5, 2018, under Fantasy Records label and Capitol Records studio.

The album with 10 songs was pretty well received and the title track Traces ranked no. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Instagram, YouTube, And Endorsement Deals

He is active on Instagram as @steveperrymusic where he has over more than 56k followers. His estimated earnings from every post range midway between $231.75 - $386.25.

Steve Perry has his own YouTube channel of the same name which has over 118k subscribers. The estimated monthly earnings of the channel are $21 - $336 while it earns $252 - $4K yearly.

He has no endorsement deals with major brands to date.

Perry's Houses And Cars

There is only one house enlisted under the singer's name and it's situated in Larkspur, California. The price of the residence accommodated with a gym, recording studio, and bar, is currently unknown.


He rides a  black Volkswagen, but the model and the price of the locomotive is not available.

Charity, Insurance, And Taxes

He supports charitable foundations like the City of Hope and his own Steve Perry Foundation.

The American singer must have himself and his asset covered with a proper insurance policy and also must be paying a great deal of money for his $45 million net worth and also for his assets like houses and cars.

Steve Perry's Personal Life- Age, Education, Relationships, Height, And Weight

He was born as Stephen Ray Perry on 22nd January 1949 in Hanford, California in the United States. He is the only son of father Raymond Perry and mother Mary Quaresma.

Steve's parents broke up when he was just eight, and he then moved to live with his grandparents on their farm. He is of American nationality and his ethnicity is white. 


As a child, he attended school in Lemoore, California during which he took part in several musical extracurricular bands.

After completing his high school graduation he studied at the College of the Sequoias located in Visalia, California.

Relationships: Is He Married?

70-years-old Perry is currently single and hasn't been married yet. He was in a relationship with Sherrie Swafford for almost 6 years starting from 1980.

$45 million net worth bearing American singer, Steve Perry and Kellie Nash
Caption: Steve Perry and his long-deceased girlfriend Kellie Nash

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prior to that he also had a girlfriend named Kellie Nash, who used to be a doctor. She died on December 2014 after suffering from stage 3 breast cancer. 

Talking about his children he has a daughter named Shamela, but the mother of the child is unknown.

Height And Weight

The American singer stands tall with a height of 5 feet and 7 inches (170 cms) and his body weight is 80 kg (176.37 lbs).

Earnings from the Sales of Albums

Street Talk1984$2,600,000
We Are the World1985$3,920,000
Raised on Radio1986$5,200,000
For the Love of Strange Medicine 1994$650,000
Trial by Fire1996$2,600,000


Updated On Tue Feb 25 2020 Published On Thu Sep 19 2019 By BluePrince