Robert Ellis Silberstein – Bio, Family, Life Facts, Net Worth 2020

Robert Ellis Silberstein

Robert Ellis Silberstein – Biography, Net Worth

Robert Ellis Silberstein is an American businessman and music executive who is popular for his success in the music industry. He is a great inspiration for many people as a successful manager in the music world. He is well-known for helping many of the musicians to turn world-class stars. He is also referred to as “Bob Ellis”.

Bob Ellis ✔ Quick Wikis

Real Name Robert Ellis Silberstein
Birthday 5th January 1946
Birthplace Elberon, New Jersey, U.S.
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Profession Entrepreneur and Music executive
Parents N/A
Dating/Girlfriend No
Married/Wife Diana Ross (Divorced)
Sibling Yes
Income Under Review
Net Worth $50 million

Robert Ellis Silberstein net worthHe is an American music executive and businessman who has a net worth of $50 million.

Robert Ellis Silberstein

Childhood & Early Life:

Robert Ellis Silberstein, also referred as Bob Ellis, is an American music executive, business tycoon and former husband of Diana Ross. Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family, personal life, achievements, etc. Business Tycoon, Robert Ellis, was born on January 5, 1946. He was basically from Elberon, New Jersey. He has a rich family background, as they had a business in garments. As he was born in a wealthy Jewish family, he never struggled for money. Much detail about his parents is not known. He studied in a “West Virginia University” and completed the graduation in the same university by beginning his career as the lecturer there. After a few years, he had some dispute with the Principal due to which he left the job.



After he quits his teaching job, he entered the music world as a music executive. In the early 1970s, he worked as a music manager for several celebrities such as Billy Preston, Diana Ross, Rufus, Meat Loaf, and Status Quo. He changed the lives of those musicians into world-class stars. He also managed other stars such as Ronnie Wood of ‘The Rolling Stones’ fame, Michael Lee Aday, who is an actor, singer and songwriter, American musician Billy Preston, and Rufus. When he was managing the American funk band ‘Rufus’, he also discovered a new singer and songwriter named Chaka Khan and managed him too well in the music field. Silberstein also managed the English boogie rock band ‘Status Quo’.

Married, Wife, Family & Personal Life:

Robert Ellis Silberstein Bio, Net Worth,Wiki, Married, Wife
American singer Diana Ross with former husband, music executive and businessman Robert Ellis Silberstein, at home with her daughter, October 1971.

He married Diana Ross on January 20, 1971, for whom he also served as the manager in the music industry. Diana was 2 months pregnant during her marriage, and it was due to her relationship with Motown Records’ founder and CEO, Berry Gordy. She had given birth to a daughter, Rhonda, on August 14, 1971. Silberstein knew all this stuff and agreed on Diana for marriage, and he also raised his stepdaughter to become a popular songwriter, actor, and singer.

Robert Ellis Silberstein

The first daughter for the couple is Tracee Joy Silberstein, born on October 29, 1972. Silberstein and Diana have a second daughter, Chudney Ross, born in November 1975. Tracee started her career as a model, comedian, TV host, actor, and director. Her popular comedy series is ‘Dr. Rainbow Johnson’ and she is well-known for playing the role ‘Joan Clayton’ in the ‘Girlfriends’.

Robert Ellis Silberstein

Silberstein’s second biological daughter, Chudney Ross, started her career in the TV series ‘Fashion News Live’. She then became a producer and production manager.

Silberstein and Diana divorced after living for six years together on March 9, 1977. But still, he maintains a good friendship with his ex-wife for his children’s sake. Silberstein has two more stepsons, as Diana had her second marriage with a businessman Arne Naess Jr. But Silberstein is known to maintain a good dignity, as he didn’t date anyone after Diana in his life. He has enough money now that he doesn’t have to work to earn money.