Patti Scialfa is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. Scialfa has released three solo albums, 23rd Street Lullaby (2004), Play It As It Lays (2007), and Outside the Gate (2008). She is married to Bruce Springsteen and is a member of the E Street Band. Scialfa was born in Deal, New Jersey, United States. She grew up in Freehold Borough, New Jersey. Scialfa’s father, Vincent “Vinnie” Scialfa, was a successful businessman and her mother, Joanne Scialfa, was a schoolteacher. Scialfa graduated from Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School in 1979.
Scialfa began her musical career as a backup singer for New Jersey-based rock bands. In the early 1980s, she sang with Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes and Cats on a Smooth Surface. She also recorded with E Street Band keyboardist Roy Bittan and future husband Bruce Springsteen.
In 1984, Scialfa was featured on Springsteen’s Born in the U.S.A. album, singing backing vocals on “Darlington County” and “My Hometown”. She toured with Springsteen as a member of the E Street Band from 1988 to 1989, and can be seen in the concert video/film Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band: Hammersmith Odeon, London ’75.
Patti Scialfa’s First Child: Evan James Springsteen
On July 25, 1990, Scialfa gave birth to Evan James Springsteen, the couple’s first child. On June 8, 1991, at their Los Angeles home, Scialfa married Springsteen in a ceremony attended by family and close friends.
Moreover, Evan James Springsteen attended the Rumson Country Day School and Ranney School in New Jersey. Evan James Springsteen earned an undergraduate degree from Duke University on May 11, 2011.
Jessica Springsteen Bio
Jessica Springsteen is the second daughter of Bruce Springsteen and Patti Scialfa. She is very talented and won a silver medal in the Team jumping at the 2020 Summer Olympics held in 2021 in Tokyo. Springsteen has been riding since she was four years old and competed in the Royal Windsor Horse Show, in 2011. By profession, Jessica is an American equestrian.
All About Samuel Ryan Springsteen
Samuel Ryan Springsteen was born January 5, 1994. The family returned to New Jersey in the early 1990s and now lives in Colts Neck, New Jersey. They also own homes in Wellington, Florida, near West Palm Beach, and Los Angeles.
In addition, Scialfa posted on social media that she and Springsteen became first time grandparents when she announced the birth of their granddaughter Lily Harper Springsteen, daughter of their son Sam, on July 17, 2022.
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