Ann Powers NPR, Bio, Wiki, Age, Husband, Books, Salary, and Net Worth

Ann Powers Bio | Wiki

Ann Powers is an American music critic and author working as a correspondent and critic on NPR. Before joining NPR in April 2011, she was working for Los Angeles Times as a chief pop music critic.

Ann Powers Age

Ann was born on February 4, 1964, in Seattle, Washington, in the United States. Therefore, she Celebrates her birthday every February 4. Ann is 57 years old.

Ann Powers Height

She is a woman of above-average stature. Ann’s height is 5 ft 6 in ( approx 1.68m ).

Ann Powers Family

She is a local of Seattle, Washington, in the USA.  Ann is the daughter of Mrs. Powers, mother, and John T. Powers, father. Additionally, her father was a World War II veteran. Unfortunately, he passed. Ann is also an aunt of a niece named Erin Powers.

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Ann Powers Husband

She got married to her husband  Eric Weisbard in 1998. Ann’s husband is an American music critic and works as a professor of American Studies at the University of Alabama. Additionally, he celebrates his birthday every December 21. Ann and her husband are proud parents of a daughter named Bebe born on December 12, 2003. Furthermore, Ann’s daughter celebrated her 17th birthday on December 12, 2020. The duo now resides in East Nashville, Tennessee together with their daughter and a dog pet named Frankie.

Ann Powers Education

While schooling in elementary school, Ann’s first poem was published in Our Lady of Fatima school newspaper. Additionally, She attained her bachelor’s degree in creative writing from San Francisco State University. Ann later furthered her studies by enrolling at the University of California, Berkeley for a Master’s degree in American Literature.

Ann Powers Npr

She has been working as NPR’s music critic and correspondent since April 2016. Ann is also a writer for The Record, NPR’s music blog where she blogs on making, finding, sharing, and talking about music. She is also heard on the music programs and news magazines on NPR.

Before joining NPR, Ann was working for Los Angeles Times as a chief pop music critic. Prior to joining Los Angeles Times in 2006, she was working for Blender as a senior critic. During her career as a music critic, she has also worked for Experience Music Project as a senior curator and as a columnist and editor for San Francisco Weekly where she had a kick start at her career.

Between 1997 to 2001, Ann was working for The New York Times as a pop critic. Prior to joining The New York Times, she was working for the Village Voice as a senior editor.

Some of Ann’s colleagues at NPR include:

Robin Young – co-host.

Juana Summers – political correspondent.

Arun Rath – correspondent.

Sacha Pfeiffer – investigative correspondent.

David Folkenflik – media correspondent.

Bob Boilen – host.

Ann Powers Books

Apart from being a music critic, Ann is also an author. She co-authored Tori Amos: Piece By Piece which was published in 2005 along with Amos. She has also written other books titled; Weird Like Us: My Bohemian America was published in 1999, Good Booty, Best Music Writing 2010, The Rose & the Briar, and Weird Like Us: A Bohemian America. The books are available on Amazon and they are retailing between $9.99-$19.98.

Ann Powers Salary

She has been working for NPR since April 2016 as a correspondent and music critic. Ann’s salary is $98,760 annually.

Ann Powers Net Worth

She has been working as a music critic for close to four decades. Ann is also an author of New York best-selling books. Therefore, there are no lingering doubts that Ann has cumulated a decent fortune for herself over the years. Ann’s net worth is $1.5 million.

How Old Is Ann Powers

Ann was born on February 4, 1964, in Seattle, Washington, in the United States. Therefore, she Celebrates her birthday every February 4. Ann is 57 years old.

Who Is Ann Powers Husband

She got married to her husband  Eric Weisbard in 1998. Ann’s husband is an American music critic and works as a professor of American Studies at the University of Alabama. Additionally, he celebrates his birthday every December 21. Ann and her husband are proud parents of a daughter named Bebe born on December 12, 2003. Furthermore, Ann’s daughter celebrated her 17th birthday on December 12, 2020. The duo now resides in East Nashville, Tennessee together with their daughter and a dog pet named Frankie.

How Tall Is Ann Powers

She is a woman of above-average stature. Ann’s height is 5 ft 6 in ( approx 1.68m ).

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