Guitarist Peter Asher, Know his Bio: Career, Net worth, Personal life, Early life, Facts

May 18, 2018Guitarist Peter Asher, Know his Bio: Career, Net worth, Personal life, Early life, Facts

Peter Asher is a talented British guitarist who played for the Everly Brothers to Eric Clapton. He is widely appreciated as singer, manager and a record producer. He was the first head of A&R of the Beatles’ Apple Records. He never ceases to amaze us, recently he has performed at the Kent Stage pairing with Albert Lee who was very pleasing to watch. 

How was the Early Life of Peter Asher?

Peter Asher in his early days

Asher was born on 22nd June 1944 in London England to Richard, a doctor and Margaret Asher, a professional musician. He received education from Westminister School in London and later studied philosophy at Kings College. Peter Asher's height is 6 feet and 1 inches.

How did Peter Asher start his Career?

Asher career started with the rock band, Country. His one of the greatest success was working as producer of long string for multi-platinum albums of the artist, James Taylor, and Linda Ronstadt. Also, he worked for hit albums of artists such as Cher and 10,000 Maniacs. Asher was the executive producer of the compilation album, Listen to Me: Buddy Holly and music supervisor, producer, and co-host of the PBS Pledge Special Buddy Holly: Listen to Me; The Ultimate Buddy Party. Asher debuted a weekly, hour-long series on the Sirius XM Radio station for The Beatles "From Me To You".

Peter Asher performing with Gordon Waller

Along with Gordon, he toured extensively all over the world, performed on many TV shows. Some of his hits are, “I don’t want to see you again”, “500 Miles”, “Woman”, and “Go To Pieces”. Asher has been playing shows, including one at Folk Music Festival, Casino Rama, and The Cannery. The duo is featured on My Music: The British Beat.

What is the Net worth of Peter Asher?

Working more than decades on the music industry, at the moment, Peter Asher has earned a net worth of $46 million. His main source of income is through the music as a producer and often he worked as a president of various known groups. He owns a house in Malibu California.

Who is in the Personal Life of Peter Asher?

Peter Asher with his wife Wendy Worth

Moving on to the Asher’s personal life, he had a short-lived relationship with singer Millie Small. He married twice, first to Betsy Doster with him he divorced shortly after. In 1983, he married Wendy Worth. The couple shares a daughter, Victoria Asher. They are living a beautiful life at their place of Malibu.

Facts about Peter Asher

Apart from working only as a producer on music industry he also worked as Senior Vice-President of Sony Music Entertainment. Asher was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire. He worked at Forces, a strategic management company which later garnered huge success. At times, we can see him playing songs at various gig along with partner Albert Lee. You can get entertained and reminisce the old days by listening to his songs which you can easily get on YouTube.

 


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