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Full NameSteve Vai
First NameSteve
Last NameVai
Birth NameSteven Siro Vai
Professionguitarist, composer, singer, songwriter, and producer
Birth CityNew York
Birth CountryUnited States of America
Father NameJohn Vai
Mother NameTheresa Vai
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpousePia Maiocco
No Of ChildrenTwo
AwardsThree Grammy Awards
SibilingsThree Brothers
Height185 cm
Facebook Profile
Twitter Profile
Insta Profile
Date of BirthJune 6,1960
Age60 years
Married Date1988

Steve Vai developed a strong passion for guitar from the early years and swiftly picked up on the instrument. A three-time Grammy Award-winning artist, Vai dabbled into the music world after joining Frank Zappa, a multi-instrumentalist musician as a transcriptionist.  

In 1983, the guitar hero embarked on a solo career and released his first album Flex-Able in the following year. It was turned out to be highly successful and was also named 'the richest and best hard rock guitar-virtuoso album of the '80s'. 

Steve has released eight solo albums and sold more than 15 million records worldwide to date.  

Steve Vai-Net Worth And Earning Details

As per estimation made by Celebrity Net Worth, Steve Vai owns $14 million net worth in 2020. His multiple roles, including guitarist, composer, singer, songwriter, and producer, have played a major role in his journey to $multimillioanire.   

American guitarist and singer Steve Vai
American guitarist and singer Steve Vai

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The proficient guitarist, Vai, has been enjoying the most successful solo career from the last few decades. It also includes some chart-booster and commercially successful albums. 

Some of them are following, 

Album Year Earnings 
Passion and Warfare1990$1,800,000
Sex & Religion1993$182,069
Fire Garden1996$88,432
The Ultra Zone1999$41,395
e at the Astoria, London2004$200,000
G3 Live: in Denver2004$100,000

In 2009, Vai made $50,000 from the video of the album Where the Wild Things Are.

On the other hand, Steve has 436k subscribers on his YouTube Channel, SteveVaiHimself, as of 2020. As per Socialblade, the singer can command from $2.7k - $43.7k a year from the channel.

Sold His Hollywood Hills House For $1.5 Million 

Steve Vai sold the house nestled in the Hollywood Hills for $1.5 million in Sep 2015. He put the mansion on the market for $1.795 million.  

He originally acquired the property for $330,000 in 1987. The 3,981-square-foot home features three bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms. It also includes living and family rooms.  

Steve Vai's former house in Hollywood Hills
Steve Vai's former house in Hollywood Hills 

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It has the 1,400-square-foot studio, called the Mothership Studio. 

Moreover, the artist has an Audi A5. 

Charity Work

Besides his splendid music career, Steve Vai is also known for his philanthropic works. In 2008, the accomplished guitarist gave a signed guitar to a charity bidding run by Electro-Voice in aid of Minnesota Helps Bridge Disaster Fund

Via is also a founding member of the Make A Noise Foundation that provides initial needs to young talents who can't afford to do these things for themselves.  

He supports many other non-profit organizations such as Casey Lee Ball Foundation, Great Ormond Street Hospital, Hollywood Arts, and Wildlife Warriors Worldwide. Some other artists who underpin the aforementioned projects are Ann Wilson, Anthony McPartlin, Arsenal, Barbara Windsor, and Alice Cooper

Short-Bio Of Steve Vai

Steve Vai was born on June 6, 1960, in Carle Place, New York, to John Vai and Theresa Vai. He has three brothers, including Michale Vai.    

He did his schooling from Berklee College of Music. Around the same time, the then-promising guitarist started working for late legendary musician Frank Zappa.  

Steve Vai and his wife Pia Maiocco
Steve Vai and his wife Pia Maiocco

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Talking about his personal life, Steve has been married to Pia Maiocco since 1988. The couple also has two sons named Julian Angel Vai and Fire Vai.   

Updated On Thu Apr 02 2020 Published On Thu Apr 02 2020 By Simond