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Eddie Money

Biography

Eddie Cash found its way to the past due ’70s in the elevation of recording rock’s recognition. While Cash didn’t have an extraordinary voice, he previously a knack for catchy, blue-collar rock and roll & move, which he shipped using a surprising quantity of refined, radio-friendly finesse. He could survive in the first MTV period by filming some funny narrative movies, something his AOR peers had been reluctant to accomplish. Nevertheless, he wasn’t in a position to withstand the temptations of the rock and roll & roll life style, and his reputation dipped in the middle-’80s as he battled with several addictions. Once he sobered up, he produced a remarkable return in the past due ’80s, with singles like “Consider Me House Tonight” and “Walk on Drinking water” achieving the TOP. It became Money’s last string of strikes — through the early ’90s his reputation faded and, apart from extremely intermittent returns towards the documenting studio as an unbiased musician, he retired towards the oldies circuit. Originally, Eddie Mahoney would follow in his father’s footsteps and be a Brooklyn cop. He went to the brand new York Law enforcement Academy through the early ’70s, but during the night he sang in rock and roll & roll rings beneath the name Eddie Cash. Over time, he made a decision to pursue rock and roll & roll being a profession and give up the academy, shifting to Berkeley, California. and learning to be a regular away Area night clubs, where he ultimately got the eye of renowned promoter Costs Graham, who agreed upon the vocalist to his administration business. Graham also guaranteed him a agreement with Columbia Information, and Cash released his eponymous debut in 1977. Through the past due ’70s, Cash had a small number of record rock and roll hits and finished up crossing over in to the Best 40 with tracks like “Baby HANG ON” and “Probably I’m a Fool.” Through the early ’80s, Cash begun to make funny narrative movies, which became staples on early MTV and produced “Shakin'” and “Believe I’m in Appreciate” strikes. His profession strike a slump through the middle-’80s as he battled with various medication addictions, but he enjoyed a resurgence in 1986 with Can’t RESTRAIN. Featuring the strike duet with Ronnie Spector “Consider Me House Tonight,” along with the Best 20 “I Wanna RETURN BACK,” the recording became a high Ten smash, re-establishing Cash as an effective blue-collar rocker. He adopted the recording in 1988 with Nil to lose, which featured the very best Ten “Walk on Drinking water.” 2 yrs later, “Peacefulness in Our Period,” extracted from the 1989 Greatest Hits: The Audio of Cash, reached amount 11. “Peacefulness in Our Period” were Money’s last big strike. Through the early ’90s, his viewers slowly faded out, as both 1991’s THE FOLLOWING and 1992’s Unplug It In had been ignored. Columbia lowered him within the mid-’90s, and he spent the rest of the 10 years touring the oldies circuit. He came back with a fresh record, Prepared Eddie, in 1999, accompanied by the soul-inflected Wanna RETURN BACK in 2007. Cash toured to get the saving — mainly on the summertime classic rock and roll shed circuit — for a long time. From 2008, a slew of compilations and reissues made an appearance from a number of brands. In 2016, Genuine Eliminated released the double-disc established The Complete Strikes and much more!

Quick Facts


Full Name Eddie Money
Height 1.8 m
Profession Police officer, Guitarist, Singer-songwriter, Multi-instrumentalist, Saxophonist
Education Island Trees High School
Nationality American
Spouse Laurie Money
Children Jesse Money, Julian Money, Desmond Money, Zachary Money, Joseph Money
Parents Daniel Mahoney Sr., Dottie Mahoney
Music Songs Take Me Home Tonight, Shakin', Two Tickets to Paradise, I Wanna Go Back, Think I'm in Love, Baby Hold On, Walk on Water, Gimme Some Water, We Should Be Sleeping, Peace in Our Time, You’ve Really Got a Hold on Me, The Big Crash, Maybe I'm a Fool, Club Michelle, The Love in Your Eyes, Let Me In, I'll Get By, Rock and Roll the Place, Let's Be Lovers Again, Fall in Love Again, Get A Move On, Endless Nights, Heaven in the Back Seat, Wanna Be a Rock ’n’ Roll Star, Save a Little Room in Your Heart for Me, She Takes My Breath Away, Take a Little Bit, Running Back, My Friends, My Friends, Everybody Loves Christmas, Drivin’ Me Crazy, Passing by the Graveyard
Albums Can't Hold Back, No Control, Life for the Taking, Where's the Party?, Ready Eddie, Playing for Keeps, Complete Eddie Money Live, Love and Money, Eddie Money, Nothing to Lose, Shakin' with the Money Man, Right Here, Greatest Hits: The Sound of Money, The Best of Eddie Money, Unplug It In, The Essential Eddie Money, Super Hits, Good as Gold, Wanna Go Back, We Are the '80s, Take Me Home Tonight - The Best Of (Re-Recorded Versions), Let's Rock and Roll the Place, Playlist: The Very Best of Eddie Money, Greatest Hits (Re-recorded Versions), Greatest Hits Live: The Encore Collection, Eddie Money/Life For The Taking/No Control (3 Pak)
Nominations Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance


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#Fact
1 Father of Jesse Money.
2 He attended Island Trees High School in Levittown, Long Island, NY.
3 He worked as a New York City Police Dept. Patrolman before reaching fame with his music. His brother is a retired Captain from the NYPD.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2016 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Everybody Wants Some!! 2016 performer: "Maybe I'm a Fool" / writer: "Maybe I'm a Fool"
Hawaii Five-0 TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2015 writer - 1 episode, 2015
Good Kill 2014 writer: "Two Tickets To Paradise"
Grown Ups 2 2013 performer: "I Wanna Go Back"
In a World... 2013 performer: "Get A Move On" / writer: "Get A Move On" - as Edward Mahoney
Take Me Out TV Series performer - 4 episodes, 2012 writer - 4 episodes, 2012
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2011 TV Series writer - 1 episode
NBC Sunday Night Football 2010 TV Series 1 episode
The Hooker with a Heart of Gold 2010 performer: "Take Me Home Tonight" incorporating part of "Be My Baby"
Grown Ups 2010 performer: "Two Tickets to Paradise" / writer: "Two Tickets to Paradise"
A Little Help 2010 performer: "Baby Hold On To Me" / writer: "Baby Hold On To Me"
MacGruber 2010 performer: "Take Me Home Tonight"
Jennifer's Body 2009 performer: "Two Tickets to Paradise" / writer: "Two Tickets to Paradise"
Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2009 performer: "Think I'm in Love" / writer: "Think I'm in Love"
Balls of Fury 2007 writer: "Two Tickets To Paradise"
The Office 2006 TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Groomsmen 2006 writer: "Shakin'"
Cold Case 2006 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories 2006 Video Game performer: "Baby Hold On" / writer: "Baby Hold On"
Roll Bounce 2005 performer: "Baby Hold On" / writer: "Baby Hold On"
Bee Season 2005 writer: "Two Tickets to Paradise"
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas 2004 Video Game performer: "Two Tickets to Paradise" / writer: "Two Tickets to Paradise" - as Edward J. Mahoney
Imaginary Heroes 2004 writer: "Two Tickets to Paradise", "Baby Hold On"
Sideways 2004 "TWO TICKETS TO PARADISE" / performer: "TWO TICKETS TO PARADISE" / writer: "TWO TICKETS TO PARADISE"
Paradise Hotel 2003 TV Series writer: "Two Tickets to Paradise"
The Santa Clause 2 2002 performer: "Everybody Loves Christmas" / writer: "Everybody Loves Christmas"
The King of Queens TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2002 writer - 1 episode, 2002
Joe Dirt 2001 performer: "Think I'm in Love", "Walk on Water" / writer: "Think I'm in Love"
Ed 2000 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Quack Pack 1996 TV Series performer: "Quack Pack"
The Simpsons TV Series performer - 1 episode, 1994 writer - 1 episode, 1994
Beavis and Butt-Head 1993 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Kuffs 1992 performer: "She Takes My Breath Away" / writer: "She Takes My Breath Away"
Queens Logic 1991 performer: "Baby Hold On" / writer: "Baby Hold On"
Back to the Beach 1987 performer: "Catch a Ride"
Over the Top 1987 performer: "I Will Be Strong"
Americathon 1979 performer: "Get A Move On", "Open Up Your Heart" / producer: "Get A Move On", "Open Up Your Heart" / writer: "Get A Move On", "Open Up Your Heart"
WKRP in Cincinnati TV Series performer - 1 episode, 1979 writer - 1 episode, 1979
Saturday Night Live 1978 TV Series performer - 1 episode

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Quack Pack 1996 TV Series performer - 3 episodes
Hardball TV Series theme song performer - 2 episodes, 1989 theme song written by - 2 episodes, 1989

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Glasspack vs Blackstone 2013 Eddie Money
The King of Queens 2002 TV Series Eddie Money

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Original Motion Picture Soundtrack 2017 Documentary post-production Himself
Johnnie Be Good announced Himself
Teens Wanna Know 2016 TV Series Himself - Guest
Oprah: Where Are They Now? 2016 TV Series Himself
Home & Family 2015 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest
The Us Festival 1982: The US Generation Documentary 2013 Documentary
Celebrity Ghost Stories 2012 TV Series documentary Himself
Texxas Jam '78 2012 Documentary Himself
Backline 2010 TV Series Himself (2010)
Don't Forget the Lyrics! 2008 TV Series Himself
Texas Roadhouse Live Presents: Live from Sturgis - A Homeland Salute to Our Troops 2008 TV Special documentary Himself
Rock the Cradle 2008 TV Series Himself
Rock & A Hard Place 2008 TV Series Himself
Live with Kelly and Michael 2006 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest
Musicians for Disaster Relief 05' 2005 TV Movie Himself
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2003 TV Series Himself - Guest Band Member
I Love the '80s 2002 TV Series documentary Himself
Intimate Portrait 2002 TV Series documentary Himself - Interviewee
Joe Dirt 2001 Himself
The Drew Carey Show 1999 TV Series Himself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show 1998 TV Series Himself
Eddie Money: Shakin' with the Money Man 1997 Video documentary Himself
Wonderland 1997 Documentary Himself
The 21st Annual American Music Awards 1994 TV Special Himself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 1992 TV Series Himself
The 19th Annual American Music Awards 1992 TV Special Himself
The 18th Annual American Music Awards 1991 TV Special Himself
The 1989 Annual MTV Video Music Awards 1989 TV Special Himself
The Songwriter's Hall of Fame 20th Anniversary... The Magic of Music 1989 TV Movie Himself
The Pat Sajak Show 1989 TV Series Himself
The Arsenio Hall Show 1989 TV Series Himself
America's Top 10 1988 TV Series Himself
Rock 'n' Roll Christmas 1988 TV Special Himself
Late Night with David Letterman 1986-1988 TV Series Himself / Himself - Announcer
The 14th Annual American Music Awards 1987 TV Special Himself
New American Bandstand 1965 1978-1986 TV Series Himself
MusiCalifornia 1986 TV Series Himself
Solid Gold 1986 TV Series Himself
American Bandstand's 33 1/3 Celebration 1985 TV Special Himself
Fridays 1980 TV Series Himself
The Mike Douglas Show 1979 TV Series Himself - Co-Host / Himself - Vocalist
The Midnight Special 1978 TV Series Himself - Host
Saturday Night Live 1978 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
You Can't Do That on Television 1979 TV Series Himself

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