Jimmy Iovine Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, and Career.
Jimmy Iovine Net Worth 2020 – New York-born Jimmy Iovine is an apex name in the music industry. He is a record producer, music executive, entrepreneur, and businessman.
Presently, he works for Apple Inc. He is the co-founder of “Beats by Dr. Dre” and co-founder/president of “Interscope Geffen A&M Records.”
Jimmy Iovine was born in Brooklyn in the state of New York in the United States. He was born on March 11, 1953. The name of his father is Vincent ‘Jimmy’ Iovine. He was a longshoreman, who worked in docks.
Similarly, his mother worked as a secretary. He grew up in New York in his early life. He spent his childhood in a working-class family environment.
For his education, at first, he went to some Catholic school. Afterward, he joined John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York. Later he dropped out to pursue a career in music production.
Jimmy Iovine is involved in multiple professions. He is an entrepreneur, record producer, music executive, musician, and also a film producer. He started working in the studio since 1972. In 1973, he entered the music industry.
In the beginning phase of his career, he worked as a recording engineer for John Lennon. Afterward, he collaborated with big names like Bruce Springsteen, Patti Smith, U2, and others from the studio production part.
Eventually, he also helped his then-girlfriend, Stevie Nicks to release her first album. He co-founded Interscope Records, which is a music recording company in 1990. He worked with several artists like Tupac, Eminem, Lady Gaga, and others. Till now, he is linked to the production of 250 albums.
He took his company to the greatest height of success. Additionally, in2008, he co-founded a company, “Beats” by Dr. Dre. Beats produce high-quality headphones.
In 2014, Apple Inc. purchased Beats Electronics. Since then he started working for Apple. Furthermore, he is also a TV personality. He served as a mentor for American Idol from 2011 to 2013.
Jimmy from his work at Apple earns a lot of money as a salary. Moreover, he makes a massive profit from his business and company, ‘Interscope.’
Jimmy Iovine is an American music producer and entrepreneur who has a net worth of $1 billion.