Elvin Bishop Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 25 Apr, 2016
Facts of Elvin Bishop
Date of Birth: 1942 , October-21
Age: 77 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Elvin Bishop
Birth Name Elvin Richard Bishop
Father Elvin Bishop, Sr.
Mother Father Mylda Kleege Bishop
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Glendale, California
Ethnicity White
Profession Musician
Famous for Musician, songwriter, guitarist
Married Yes
Married to Jennifer Villarin
Children Selina Bishop
Divorce N/A
Music Group The Paul Butterfield Blues Band (1963 1968), Mountain (1994 1994)
Albums Can't Even Do Wrong Right
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Elvin Richard Bishop is an award winning blues and rock musician of American nationality. He is a singer as well as a guitarist, who was born on the 21st of October, 1942. He has been known best for being the member of the Paul Butterflied Blues Band and has managed to appear in the entertainment fraternity since 1963. His bio and details are searched by fans on sites like the wiki.

Elvin was born in Glendale, California to parents Mylda and Elvin Bishop Sr. He was enrolled in the Will Rogers High School and then the University of Chicago for his education. He then started playing the harmonica on 1963 and joined the Butterfield’s blues band. He remained with them for the duration of five years and was enrolled in the production of the third album of the band, named The Resurrection of Pigboy Crabshow. He went solo and embarked on a tour on at the year 1968 and has also been known to have performed several songs with Mike Bloomfield. He has worked with him on the album The Live Adventures of Mike Bloonfield and Al Kooper.

Bishop has also appeared in several other endeavors in the music fraternity and has been hugely successful in it. For his contributions to the field, he has been inducted in the Hall of Fame of Oklahoma on 1998. He has also released his new CD on 2005 named Getting My Groove Back and had been indulged in his very first live, recorded concert That’s My Thing: Elvin Bishop Live in Concert at the Club Fox in Redwood City. This personality has also had a successful YouTube career and is reaping the benefits out of it.

The personal life details of this person have been widely talked about too. He was previously married to wife Jennifer Villarin. They had a daughter named Selina together. On 2000 on the month of August, the boyfriend of Selina named Gelln Taylor Hezer murdered Selina and her mother in a scheme to exert money from an elderly couple. This made it high into the news tabloids and the killer was executed for their crimes. Elvin is known to be single since and has never been known to have dated anyone from the music fraternity. He has no other child and has no family as of now. It sure can be hoped that he heals with time and manages to have a loving family by his side pretty soon.

Elvin has managed to attain the net worth of a whopping amount for his endeavors as a singer and a guitarist. The exact amount of it however has not been disclosed. The career details and the biography of this personality has been searched by many of his fans across the world and it can be said for sure that he will continue to impact the entertainment business for some more time to come.

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