ABOUT THE PERFORMER
Eddie Money was born Edward Joseph Mahoney on March 21, 1949, in Brooklyn, New York. In 1968, after serving as a New York City Police Officer for two years, Money put his law enforcement career on hold to pursue music. After signing a recording contract with Columbia Records, Money burst onto the scene with his eponymous debut album in 1977. Fans immediately fell in love with Money’s sound, and the album, which went double platinum, featured hits like “Baby Hold On” and “Two Tickets to Paradise.” Along with having sold more than 28 million records, Money’s songs have appeared in dozens of movies and television shows.