To an outsider, it seems as if musician Aaron Neville has everything a man could ever wish for. He has a successful career as a musician; he has earned millions of dollars throughout his career and is easily one of the most easily recognized personalities today. But, in a recent interview, Neville disclosed that he still has a wish that has not been fulfilled.
In an interview with our sources, the musician revealed that he wants to have grandchildren. He made it clear that he wants to have grand children from both his sons; a wish that is not yet fulfilled. The musician, who is currently married to photographer Sarah Friedman, also stated that this is what his former wife Joel Neville would have wanted if she was still alive.
Neville is a Catholic with strong devotion to St. Jude. He attributes all his success and even his survival to the saint. It is believed that his religious faith is the main reason driving him to make a public statement directed at his sons.
Neville has two sons, Ivan and Jason. Both of his sons are pursuing a career in music industry. Ivan organizes musical tour with his band ‘Ivan and Dumpstaphuk’, while Jason is a vocalist and a rap artist. Their careers make them pretty busy. Both of them are still unmarried due to their busy professional life.
His sons have not made their religious beliefs public yet. But they are very obedient towards their father and they both see their father as a role model. From the look of the things, it seems like Aaron Neville will be a grandpa very soon.
Neville himself became a father at pretty young age. He got married at the age of 19. He was only 18 years old when became father to Ivan Neville. It seems natural that he wants his sons dating somebody nice as soon as possible. He has also made it clear that he would have no problem if his sons married their current girlfriend.
Both of his sons believe that Aaron Neville is a very good father. Apart from being a good father, he is also an outstanding singer. He has released 16 studio albums up until now. Four of his songs have reached top 20 in the US charts. Four of his albums are platinum-certified. He has also made appearance in two movies, ‘Zandalee’ and ‘The Fan’.
Aaron Neville has a very successful musical career which has spanned over 40 years. It seems only natural that his fan base is very big. Majority of his fan base is made up of African Americans who share love his for R&B and soul music. Unfortunately he has no Instagram account. His net worth is also very high. It is estimated to be in excess of $5 millions.