Randy Meisner Biography

Published On Jun 13, 2017
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Date of Birth: 1946 , March-8
Birth Nation: United States
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Randy Meisner married to his first wife Jennifer Lee Baryon in 1963. They first met in high-school as high school friends. Later their friendship turned to a special relation. After being together, they gave birth to three children; son Dana Scott Meisner, born in 1963 and twins Heather Leigh and Eric Shane Meisner, born in 1970.

The couple remained together for around 17 years, however, they couldn’t they ended up in divorce in 1981.The main reason behind their separation is Randy's bad habit of using drugs. Meisner married his second with Lana Rae in November 1996. They were living a happy life without any consequences, Sadly Randy became alone again, after the death of his second on March 6, 2016.

Meisner has certain health issues, as he is an alcoholic and drug addict, he has struggled a lot to deal with his new frame Eagles. In 2004, he suffered from numbers of heart attacks and could not attain tours with his band. Similarly, in March 2013, he faced another health issue as he found consciousness in his home.

After releasing numbers of albums and as a member of a popular band, Randy has maintained a good financial status and receives a good amount as salary and his current net worth is around $15 million.


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Born in Scottsbluff, Nebraska, United States

March 8 , 1946

Randy Meisner is a former singer, songwriter and a musician who was born in the mid-1940s in Scottsbluff, Nebraska, United States. He was born to his parents Herman and Emile Meisner and he has an old sister named Carol.

Married with Lee Baryon


Randy Meisner married his first wife Jennifer Lee Baryon in 1963. The couple gave birth to three children; a son, Dana Scott Meisner and twins, Heather Leigh and Eric Shane Meisner. They ended up their marriage in 1981.

Married with Lana Rae


Randy Meisner married to his second wife Lana Rae in November 1996. The couple lived together for about 20 years without having any child. Although they were not divorced the couple separated after the death of wife Lana Rae in 2016.

Net worth is 15 million


Randy Meisner is one of the successful musicians in the history of the music industry. He has released many albums and singles, after a huge success in the music industry he has a good financial status. Randy's current net worth is estimated to be $15 million.

Released first album Randy Meisner


Randy Meisner released his first album named Randy Meisne, in 1978. The album was first released in the United Sates and in the United Kingdom, after receiving good reviews from listeners, it was released in different countries. 

Released first single “Deep Inside My Heart”


Randy Meisner released his first single, “Deep Inside My Heart”(duet with Kim Carnes) in 1980. The album won a huge positive response and became a super hit. Which ranked 22nd in the US Top 200 Chart. 

Formed a band The Eagles


Randy Meisner along with Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Bernie Leadon formed a band The Eagles in 1971, which was launched in Los Angeles. In that band, he served as a bassist and backing high-harmony vocalist.