Billy Squier Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 23 Jul, 2016
Facts of Billy Squier
Date of Birth: 1950 , May-12
Age: 69 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Billy Squier
Birth Name William Haislip Squier
Nick Name Billy
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Wellesley, Massachusetts
Ethnicity White
Profession Rock Musician
Net Worth $40 million
Salary N/A
Eye Color Dark-Brown
Hair Color Dark-Brown
Weight in KG N/A
Married Yes
Married to Nicole Schoen (m. 2002)
Education Berklee College of Music
Awards Not Yet
Music Group Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band (2006 – 2008)
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Billy Squier, full name, William Haislip “Billy” Squier is an American rock musician best known for the song “ The Stroke” from his 1981 Triple Platinum breakout album release Don’s Say No. Other of his hits include “In the Dark”, “Rock Me Tonite”, “ The Big Beat”, “ Lovely is the Night”, “Everybody Wants You” and “Emotions in Motion”.

The rock musician is known hard rocker who has been active in rock music since 1968 till date. He is associated with Capitol label. Billy was born in Wellesley, Massachusetts. He has an American Nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. There is no information on his parents or siblings.

Billy went to Wellesley High School and had graduated in 1968. While he was little, he grew up learning piano and guitar. He never was serious with music until he discovered John Mayall’s Bluebreakers. He had attended Berklee College of Music in 1971. He started his career with the first performance at a nightclub in Kenmore Square of Boston called the Psychedic Supermarket in 1968. There he saw Eric Clapton and the band Cream.

Squier's original effort was with band Magic Terry and The Universe in 1969. In early 70s, he formed Kicks. Later, he joined The Sidewinders and left the group to form the band Piper in 1976 which has released two albums Piper and Can’t Wait. After few years, he signed with Capitol Records and released his solo debut in 1980. The 80s was his peak years where he sold millions of copies of his albums. He has been actively active in the music industries till the present date though there has not been any recent new releases on him since 1998.

Moving to his personal life, he is a happily married man. He has been married to love of his life, his wife, Nicole Schoen. She is a professional German Soccer Player. They got married in the year 2002. They are spending a happy married life together. The couple loves each other very much and understands and respects each other. Therefore, there is no reason or rumor  for divorce.

The couple own a house in Long Island and own an apartment in San Remo in Central Park West in Mahattan and thus they divide their time among these places. There is no any information on whether they have given birth to any child or adopted any. The couple has not disclosed any information on regard of their children. They love their privacy and want to keep their personal information out of public knowledge.

There was once a rumor on Billy’s sexuality after the music video of “Rock Me Tonight” was released. It was rumored then after that he is a gay.

Billy is an active volunteer for the Central Park Conservancy for over 17 years now. He helps in maintaining the 20 acres park and also helps in promoting the Conservancy articles and newsletters. He also is a supporter of the Group for the East End and its native planting programs on eastern Long Island.

Squier is a rock star. Therefore, he has got good looks and charisma. He has a very good height and accompanying body weight. He is a handsome, charming personality. He earns a very handsome salary having high net worth.

The rock artist is not an active person in social sites. Therefore, he is not in facebook or Twitter or Instagram. But one can subscribe to him on his YouTube account, Spotify, Deezer and TuneIn. Besides, he owns his personal website, billysquier.com.

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