He kept busy recording demo tapes at his home and working various jobs, including a position as a contracted security guard at the La Valencia Hotel in La Jolla.
PHOTOS: Unforgettable celeb weddings Vedder, 45, popped the question last year while he was in Washington D. for the Kennedy Center Honors gala, where he paid tribute to Bruce Springsteen. The two have two daughters, Olivia, 6, and Harper Moon, nearly 2.
PHOTOS: Stars who've fallen for models It is the second marriage for Vedder.
In 2007, Vedder released his first solo album as a soundtrack for the film Into the Wild (2007).
His second album Ukulele Songs and a live DVD titled Water on the Road were released in 2011.
Eddie Vedder (born Edward Louis Severson; December 23, 1964) is an American musician, multi-instrumentalist and singer songwriter best known as a member of the rock band Pearl Jam, with whom he performs lead vocals and is one of three guitarists. He also appeared as a guest vocalist in Temple of the Dog, the one-off tribute band dedicated to the late singer Andrew Wood.