Ronnie Wood is a renowned musician, radio personality, author, and a capable multi-instrumentalist. He is a creative songwriter and also a great producer as well. He has been a significant part of the band “The Rolling Stones” since 1975. His hard work and effort in the music industry is the reason for his fame and success. He is such a great artist that his work is presented in art exhibitions all over the world.
As of 2024, Ronnie Wood's net worth is estimated to be $200 million.
|Ronald David Wood
|Source(s) of Fame
|Date of Birth
|June 1, 1947
|Place of Birth
|Hillingdon, United Kingdom
|Married, Sally Wood,
Ronald David Wood also known as Ronnie Wood, was born on the 1st of June, 1947, in Hillingdon, West London. He was the youngest of three brothers. His brothers are also musicians and graphic artists. He grew up into a family of those people who pass the most time of their lives traveling in barges.
At a very early age, everyone started noticing his abilities and skills as an artist. His family also got to know about his interests and talent when he was quite young. His brother helped him buy an acoustic guitar for the first time. He becomes a musician by the age of ten with the support of his family and extraordinary skills.
His first-ever performance was at a gig at Regal Cinema in London. After that, Ronnie wood got admission to a well-known art school named Ealing College. A lot of popular artists and musicians have graduated from there.
After Ronnie entered his teenage age, he became a famous and a professional musician with his local band “The Birds”. Wood also left the college to make the band his center of attention. However, the group couldn’t do well despite the efforts.
Ronnie Wood joined so many other bands after “The Birds” including The Creation, The Jeff Beck Group, and some others as a bass guitarist. He also made a cameo appearance in movies like “The Wild Life” and “The Deadly Bees”. He also became a part of a few TV programs later.
After that, he joined the band “Faces”, which became quite successful after releasing amazing songs, i.e. “Ooh La La”, and “Stay with Me”. He started working on his solo projects as well, as the group was going to split soon. He released his album “I Have Got My Own Album to Do” in 1974. He collaborated with Keith Richard and Mick Jagger to release his album. He also released other albums including Gimme Some Neck, Slide on This, I Feel like Playing, 1234, Not for Beginners, and a lot more.
He became a member of “The Rolling Stones” and later became a partner in its financial organization. He also wrote and published a book named, ‘Wood on Canvas: Every Picture Tells a Story”. He created his band “Roonie Wood Band” and invited his family members to become a part of it. He introduced a one-hour radio show as well to play his tracks.
Apart from Ronnie’s successful career, his personal life doesn’t seem that amazing. His first wife was the model “Krissy Findlay”. They did not make it so far and got split in 1978 but they had a son together.
His second marriage was with “Jo-Wood” with whom he had two children. Secretly Wood was in a secret relationship with “Katia Ivanova” because of whom he left his second wife. The couple decided to separate in 2009 and got divorced in 2011.
His third marriage took place in 2012 with Sally Humphries. In 2016, the couple celebrated the birth of their twin girls. Now, he has 10 grandchildren. Wood has also faced charges of assault in 2009. He was addicted to alcohol and had gone to rehab centers many times.
Ronnie Wood is active on many social media platforms. Currently Wood has 45.1K subscribers on Youtube, 651,120 monthly listeners on Spotify, and 657K followers on Instagram. He usually shares throwback pictures of his performances and friends on Instagram.
Ronnie Wood is a famous name that has fans all over the world. He faced a lot of ups and downs in his career, but he didn’t give up and kept going on to be successful.