Timothy B. Schmit is a popular American musician who is the bassist and vocalist for the band Poco and Eagles. He has also worked as a solo artist as well as a session musician. It is not surprising to find that he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998. Here are the complete details about career, biography, and net worth of Timothy B. Schmit in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Timothy was born on 30th October 1947 in California. From his childhood days, he was interested in music and formed a folk music band. It was in 1968 that he auditioned for Poco, and he was rejected. However, when Meisner quit the band, he was the replacement on the bass as well as vocals. He was the writer and the lead singer of the biggest hit single of the band.
Timothy is one of such celebrities who spent most of the time in his day in music creation. He is married twice and has a daughter from his first wife and a daughter from his current wife. He was a collection of mansion spread over different cities in the US. He is not fascinated by luxurious cars irrespective of his lavishing lifestyle.
Career, Awards, & Nomination
Timothy was with Poco from 1977 to 1977. After that, he joined Eagles after their Hotel California tour. He replaced Randy Meisner, the same person he replaced in Poco as well. In 1980, the band broke up only to reunite after 1994. He was the lead vocalist of the group and got his recognition worldwide. He continues to be a part of Eagles, and their last album was released in 2007.
After literally breaking up of Eagles band, he did many collaborations and concentrated on solo albums. He did not get as much popularity as a solo singer. He released six different studio albums from 1980 to 2016. He is happy with his performance and audience reception even though it was never at the topmost point. Timothy received an Honorary Doctorate of Music from Berklee College of Music. As a part of Eagles, he received many awards and nominations, but his induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has been the best tribute for his talent.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much of the net worth can you expect from the lead singer of a renowned and legendary music band? Well, he has a net worth of over $20 million, and there is a considerable investment in properties. Most of the wealth belonged to the early stages of his career when he was with Eagles actively. The major source of income has to be the stage performances he gives around the world.
Even at the age of 70, Timothy is equally passionate about music, and his next album is scheduled to be released in 2020. Most of the peers and close people have described him as a down to earth person who gets satisfied with the minimal offerings.