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Steven Van Zandt has a love for music, and that can clearly be seen in his occupation. Van Zandt is a famous American musician, songwriter, arranger, record producer, actor and radio personality. In short, Van Zandt has pretty much done everything there is to do in the music industry.
Van Zandt does not use his own name for his performances, but likes to use Little Steven or Miami Steve. He is also a member of the E Street Band, working under Bruce Springsteen. Next to the E Street Band, Van Zandt also had his own band, The Disciples of Soul.
Steven Van Zandt was born in Boston, Massachusetts on November 22, 1950. He has American as well as Italian roots, which could explain the diversity of his music. Van Zandt started in the music industry at a very young age. He also played in a band as a teenager.
His solo career never really took off, but Van Zandt has made a pretty good living with playing music for Bruce Springsteen and by being a record producer. He also obtained a pretty nice role in The Sopranos series in 1999 and also appeared in the Opie and Anthony Show.
Van Zandt has a very stable personal life. He has been married for over twenty years to actress Maureen Van Zandt. The couple has also featured together in The Sopranos TV-series, where Maureen played his fictional wife Gabriella Dantes. The couple got married on December 31, 1982 and Bruce Springsteen was Van Zandt’s best man during the ceremony.
The talented musician has a close personal bond with Bruce Springsteen, which is not that much of a surprise since he has been touring with him since 1975. Van Zandt was present from the Born to Run tours from 1975 to 1977 and is still going!