Lindsey Buckingham
Lindsey Buckingham
Real Name/Full Name Lindsey Adams Buckingham
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Lindsey Buckingham
Birth Place: Palo Alto, California, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 3 October 1949
Age/How Old: 74 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimeters –177 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9”
Weight: In Kilograms – 80 Kg
In Pounds –176.37 lbs
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Parents Name: Father –Morris Buckingham
Mother –Rutheda  Buckingham
Siblings: Jeffrey, Gregory
School: Menlo Atherton High School
College: San Jose State University; College of San Mateo
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Kristen Messner (m.2000)
Kids/Children Name: Leelee Buckingham, Stella Buckingham, William Gregory Buckingham
Profession: American musician, Singer, songwriter and producer
Net Worth: $120 Million
Last Updated: June 2024

Music is one such beautiful entity that can raise anybody’s mood and make them feel relaxed. It is one such unique language that flows through emotions unleashing all limitations. Nevertheless, millions contributed to fill the creation’s soul with goodness, and one among them is “Lindsey Adam Buckingham.”

Well, how well do you know about Lindsey Buckingham? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Lindsey Buckingham’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Lindsey Buckingham to date.

Biography and Early Life

Lindsey Buckingham was born in Palo Alto, situated in California, on the 3rd of October in 1949. He was brought up by his parents- Rutheda Elliott and Morris Buckingham. He is the youngest son of his family. He was raised along with his two brothers Jeffrey and Gregory, in the Bay area’s beautiful Sans Francisco location. He and his siblings were always motivated to swim and were asked to learn it professionally with the fullest energy. His brother-Gregory learned it hard and made it to the Olympics games in Mexico City in 1968 and won Silver Medal.

However, he (Lindsey) was always inclined towards music from early childhood and dropped swimming early enough to concentrate on music wholeheartedly. He and his brother Jeffrey loved to play the “Mickey Mouse Guitar” as kids, where his parents realized their talent and gifted them with harmony guitar whose worth was $35.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Lindsey Buckingham in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Lindsey Buckingham’s age is 74 years old as of today’s date 14th June 2024 having been born on 3 October 1949. Though, he is 5′ 9” in feet and inches and 177 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 176.37 lbs in Pound and 80kg in Kilograms.


He took his early education from Menlo-Atherton High School. He later continued his further studies at the College of San Mateo. He then joined San Jose State University to complete his graduation but failed to finish it.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Lindsey Buckingham With Wife Kristen Messner
Lindsey Buckingham With Wife Kristen Messner

Buckingham, as a child, had a gradient towards music. He took all his music learns (guitar) by himself. His passion for music aided him to learn all lessons. As a new teen (13 years old), he was interested in folk with the banjo’s blend. He later initiated the practice in Kingston Trio. It’s an energetic music style.

He married Kristen Messner in 2000, though they became parents in 1998 on 8th July to their first kid. They then welcomed their other two children in 2000 and 2004 respectively.

Is Lindsey Buckingham Gay?

Lindsey Buckingham had initially been romantically linked with Steve Nicks while they share their stage. However, they broke due to some unknown reasons. He later married Kristen. He is a proud dad of three kids. Hence it is quite evident that he is sexually straight and not gay.

Professional Career

In his career as a bassist and vocalist in 1966, Lindsey Buckingham took his footsteps in the band known as the “Fritz Rabyne Memorial Band” to perform “psychedelia and folk-rock.” This band functioned in the San Francisco Bay Area. He asked his friend Steve Nicks to serve as the other vocalist in Fritze.

After five years, they left the band, and the duo recorded many (nearly 7) demos in 1972. The demo was stowed in Daily City at his father’s Coffee roasting place in a half-inch four-track recorded. He and Steve also showed love interest towards each other during this tenure but broke soon.

He then, in 1973, engaged with Polydor Records to record two deals. The album was christened as Buckingham Nick in 1973, and the work was performed through Keith Olsen and Richard Dashut.


Lindsey Buckingham is an amazingly talented person who has received many nominations. In the 20th Grammy Awards, he won two awards with Fleetwood Mac, accompanying the “Album of the Year” for rumors. He also won the MTV Video Music award in the category of “Most Experimental Video” in 1984 and 1985.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Lindsey Buckingham in 2024

Lindsey Buckingham Net Worth
Lindsey Buckingham Net Worth

Lindsey Buckingham has an estimated net worth of $120 million as of June 2024. He earns most of his revenue through his music and its attributes. He has sold several albums and had worked for many live concerts. Lindsey also performs in award shows and ceremonies for which he charges a large sum of money.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Buckingham Lindsey took hold of overriding songwriting and production immediately after he merged with Fleetwood Mac in 1975.
  • Fleetwood Mac became the first ever band to get awarded with the “MusiCared Person of the Year award” in 2018 to appreciate their selfless service for MusiCares. It delivers capital, wellbeing, and addiction services to the associates of music civic.
  • His first guitar was a “mickey mouse guitar” on which he started to learn the instrument.
  • His family members were professional swimmers.
  • He is such a talented musician that he didn’t even had to audition for Fleetwood Mac and still landed with the gig.

Lindsey Adam Buckingham is a famous American songwriter, a singer, a musician, a well-known personality who has tied up with some great teams and earned immense fame and success while winning a billion sentiments. With his intense zeal and everlasting hard-working nature, he has created an example for many young teens to come.

Lindsey Buckingham has always expressed thanks to his parents for discovering his potential and provide them with all their best they could. They are the ones because of which he could fulfill his dream.


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