George Thorogood Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 25 Apr, 2016
Facts of George Thorogood
Date of Birth: 1950 , February-24
Age: 68 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name George Thorogood
Birth Name George Thorogood
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Wilmington, Delaware
Ethnicity White
Profession Musician
Net Worth $ 50 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dark Brown
Famous for Singer and songwriter
Married Yes
Married to Marla Raderman (m. 1985)
Children N/A
Divorce N/A
Education Brandywine High School
Music Group Billy Blough
Albums The Dirty Dozen, Live At Montreux 2013,
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George Thorogood was born on February 24, 1950, which makes him 66 years of age. Thorogood's birth place is Wilmington, Delaware, United States. George was raised in Delaware and he spent his most of his childhood in his own birth land. George was born from American parents and belongs to American descent. Thorogood's nationality is American and his ethnicity is white. There are no any updated about George's siblings.

George Thorogood with an early interest in music, he started his musical career during the 1970s. And during his starting off his career he used to follow the style of Robert Johnson and Elmore James. Later he formed a band along with his high school friend, drummer Jeff Simon and the name of the band was Delaware Destroyers.

The band's creation was a mixture of Chicago blues and rock and roll, their first performance was in the Lane Hall at the University of Delaware. And his first album with the band was released in 1977 entitled George Thorogood & The Destroyers. Just after a year they released their second album Move It on Over in 1978, which included the hit songs like Move It On Over and Who Do You Love?.

George along with his band released their third album in 1979 and the album was entitled Better Than the Rest. George released more than 20 albums with the band and some of the hit albums include, More George Thorogood and the Destroyers, Born to Be Bad, Rockin' My Life Away, The Dirty Dozen and 2120 South Michigan Ave.

George has also performed several work tours and musical concert. And the current members of the bands excluding him are Jeff Simon, Billy Blough, Jim Suhler and Buddy Leach. And the band has provided several greatest hits and has numerous fans. 

George Thorogood is a good looking guy and his current relational status is married to Marla Raderman. George's sexual orientation is straight.

George Thorogood married his girlfriend Marla Raderman on July 16, 1985, after a year of dating. George and his wife have been in a relation for about more than 29 years. And they have an only child, a daughter named Rio Thorogood. George Thorogood currently lives in Wilmington, United States along with his wife and daughter.

George beside his musical career, he has been a huge fan of baseball for most of his life. And during the 1970s, he also played semi-pro baseball as a second baseman. George also took his daughter along with him to Chicago for her first major league game. 

George has maintained a huge net worth of 50 million dollars. Thorogood has a tall height of 6 feet and 2 inches. And George's details information relating his musical career and his bio is updated in IMDb and Wiki.