Eddie Vedder Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Eddie Vedder Quick Info
Height5 ft 6¾ in
Weight65 kg
Date of BirthDecember 23, 1964
Zodiac SignCapricorn
SpouseJill McCormick

Eddie Vedder is an American singer, songwriter, and musician who is immensely popular as the lead singer and rhythm guitarist of the rock band Pearl Jam (1990-Present). He has more than 3 million followers on Facebook and more than 200k subscribers on YouTube.

Born Name

Edward Louis Severson III

Nick Name

Eddie Vedder, Eddie Mueller, Crazy Eddie, Ed

Lead singer and guitarist of Pearl Jam Eddie Vedder
Lead singer and guitarist of Pearl Jam Eddie Vedder (PJOrsi / Wikimedia / CC BY 3.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Evanston, Illinois, United States





Singer, Songwriter, Musician


  • Father – Edward Severson, Jr.
  • Mother – Karen Vedder
  • Others – Peter Mueller (Step-Father)


Alternative Rock, Folk Rock, Grunge


Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Drums


  • Republic Records
  • J Records
  • Monkeywrench Records




5 ft 6¾ in or 169.5 cm


65 kg or 143.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Eddie has dated –

  1. Beth Liebling (1983-2000) – Eddie began dating musician Beth Liebling in March 1983. The couple tied the knot on June 3, 1994. However, they got divorced in 2000.
  2. Jill McCormick (2000-Present) – The Pearl Jam frontman married Jill McCormick on September 18, 2010. They welcomed daughters Olivia Vedder on June 11, 2004, and Harper Vedder on September 23, 2008.
Eddie Vedder performing at the Rockin' Park festival in the Netherlands in 2010
Eddie Vedder performing at the Rockin’ Park festival in the Netherlands in 2010 (Michele Boccamazzo / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

Race / Ethnicity


He has German, Norwegian, Dutch, English, Danish, and Swiss-German ancestry.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color


Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Powerful baritone voice



Eddie Vedder as seen in 2006
Eddie Vedder as seen in 2006 (Marco Annunziata / Wikimedia / CC BY 2.0)

Eddie Vedder Facts

  1. He grew up believing that his stepfather Peter Mueller was his biological father. By the time he learned the truth, his real father had passed away from multiple sclerosis.
  2. In 2011, Rolling Stone Magazine placed Vedder at #7 on their list of ‘Best Lead Singers of All Time’.
  3. He was a dear friend of musician Chris Cornell, who committed suicide in May 2017.
  4. Eddie and his Pearl Jam bandmates were inducted into the Rock and Rock Hall of Fame in 2017.
  5. Bradley Cooper based the character of Jackson Maine from his Oscar-nominated film, A Star is Born (2018) on him.

Featured Image by PJOrsi / Wikimedia / CC BY 3.0

Did we miss anyone?


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here