Frank Wildhorn

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music composition (1958)
Fri Jun 17 2022
By   rojina

Frank Wildhorn has grabbed popularity by being the composer of many famous songs like Someone like you,  In his eyes, Tell my father, Confrontation, This is the moment, and many more.

He is also known for musicals and popular songs. His musical Jekyll & Hyde ran for four years on Broadway. He also wrote the #1 International hit song "Where Do Broken Hearts Go" for Whitney Houston.

The Early Life of Wildhorn

"Where Do Broken Hearts Go" composer was born on November 29, 1958, in Harlem the Neighborhood in New York City, United States. He was born and raised in his own hometown. Also, he chose to make his career in his own homeland.

His interest in music emerged from his childhood only. He thought of establishing his career in the field of composition and arrangements of music after that and started professionalizing his passion into a career through hard work and dedication. 

He has learned musical instruments from an early age. He first learned to play piano and then he learned to play the harmonium later on and thought of establishing his career in the composition of the music.

Family Details

The composer Wildhorn has not shared any sort of information regarding his parents and siblings on social media. He prefers to have a low key in the case of his family and relatives.

His parents must be well supportive and caring because they have supported him to fulfill his dream. 

Net Worth 

Frank Wildhorn has a total net worth of $1.9 million. He has access to such an amount through his successful career as an actor.

Frank Wildhorn was captured in a smiley face wearing black cap and black shirt
Frank Wildhorn was captured in a smiley face wearing a black cap and black shirt. Photo source: Sound of Music Shop

However, he does not have his own personal business or other kinds of stuff that generate money for him rather than his career. He is living a lavish and luxurious life with his wife and children in the United States.

Similarly, his wife Yōka Wao has also earned a reasonable sum of money through his career as a Japanese performing artist and a former member of the Takarazuka Revue.

The First Wife of Frank

Someone like you composer was previously married to Post. The lovely couple got married to each other in 1998 after they dated each other for a few years. The lovely couple were enjoying each other's company as a husband and wife since their marriage in the United States. 

Frank Wildhorn was captured in a smiley face with his ex wife  Linda Eder
Frank Wildhorn was captured in a smiley face with his ex-wife Linda Eder. Photo source: play bill

They were living a married life happily in the United States despite their busy schedule. There were not any controversies or rumors regarding the disputes in their relationship.

Divorced With Linda Eder

In his eyes composer, Frank got a divorce from his wife Linda Eder in the year 2004. They could not continue their marital relationship for a long and decided to get apart from each other as a husband and wife.

Though there were no controversies and rumors regarding their relationship also they secretly ended the relationship after the five years of their marriage.

About Wildhorn's Ex-wife Linda

Tell my father composer's ex-wife Linda is an American singer and actress. She made her Broadway debut in the musical Jekyll & Hyde. She was originating in the role of Lucy Harris, for which she was nominated for the Drama Desk Award. 

Frank Wildhorn was captured in a smiley face wearing black cap and black court
Frank Wildhorn was captured in a smiley face wearing a black cap and black court. Photo source: Huff Post

Her famous songs include if I had my way, Someone like you, Big time, When I look at you, The rainbow's end, After all, and many more.

Net Worth of Wildhorn's Ex-wife Linda

The ex-wife of Wildhorn has a total net worth of $2 million. She has access to such an amount through his successful career as an actress and singer.

She does not have her own personal business or other kinds of stuff that generate money for her rather than her career. She is living a lavish and luxurious life through the money she has got access to.

Present Wife of Wildhorn

The ex-husband of Linda Eder has got married to the Yōka Wao. The lovely couple got married to each other in 2015 after they dated each other for a few years. The lovely couple is enjoying each other's company as a husband and wife since their marriage to yet in the United States. 

Frank Wildhorn was captured in a smiley face with his wife Yōka Wao
Frank Wildhorn was captured in a smiley face with his wife Yōka Wao. Photo source: Broadway shows

They are living a married life happily in the United States despite their busy schedule. There were not any controversies or rumors regarding the disputes in their relationship.

About The Present Wife Yōka

This is the moment composer Wildhorn's present wife Yoka Japanese performing artist and a former member of the Takarazuka Revue, who specialized in playing male characters.

She got her education from the Takarazuka Music School a private girls' school in Takarazuka, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan, and high school in the Tezukayamanaka, Sumiyoshi Ward, Osaka, Japan.

Children of Davern

Tell my father composer and his ex-wife Linda Eder have given birth to the two children Justin Samuel and Jake Ryan Wildhorn in their togetherness. 

Frank Wildhorn was captured in a smiley face wearing black cap and blue shirt with a harmonium in front of him
Frank Wildhorn was captured in a smiley face wearing a black cap and blue shirt with a harmonium in front of him. Photo source: Twitter @FrankWildhorn

In addition, the ex-couple is co-parenting their children after their divorce too and providing time with their children. He does not have any children with his present wife Yoka since it has been a long period of their marriage.

Famous Musicals

Frank Wildhorn has written the musicals through his incredible talents and skills as well as his experience in the music field.

  • Jekyll & Hyde.
  • Bonnie & Clyde.
  • Wonderland.
  • Dracula, the Musical.
  • The Civil War.
  • The Scarlet Pimpernel.
  • Jekyll & Hyde.
  • Victor / Victoria.

Career Highlight

Wildhorn started his music career after he learned the piano in high school. He has been continuously ascending the rank of the American music industry through his mind-blowing composition of the music since he started his career as he stepped into the musical field.

Frank Wildhorn was captured in a smiley face wearing blue cap and blue shirt with a smile face and folding his hand
Frank Wildhorn was captured in a smiley face wearing a blue cap and blue shirt with a smiley face and folding his hand. Photo source: The Japan Times 

He has given many famous songs like dyin’ ain’t so bad, once upon a dream - Jekyll, take me as I am, how ‘bout a dance, Only I love, father, how long? and many others.

Active on Twitter and Instagram

Wildhorn is quite active on social media platforms like other celebs. He has a good fan following on his Twitter. He is quite more active on Twitter than on other social sites. He has more than 9k followers on his official Twitter account @FrankWildhorn.

He also uses his Instagram account as @frank.wildhorn where he has more than 9k followers. He is also a producer rather than a music composer as per his Instagram bio.

He tweets his photos of traveling and posters of his movies and his views and opinions of him regarding the current issues. He also seems to spend most of his free time vacationing with his friends and family as per his Twitter tweets.

Controversy

Dyin’ ain’t so bad, is a controversy-free personality. He has not been involved in any kinds of controversies that have hit the media headline yet. 

He entertains people with his amazing voice and composition and talents and has won the hearts of millions involved in any controversy.

In addition, his life has not been controversial in the case of his relationship status too. He is balancing his career, and relationship very smoothly.

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