Garth Brooks, born on February 7, 1962 is an American singer and songwriter who is known for integrating rock and pop elements into the country genre. As of 2020, Garth is the only artist in music history to have released 9 albums that achieved diamond status in the United States. Those albums are No Fences (17× platinum), Garth Brooks (diamond), Ropin’ the Wind (14× platinum), In Pieces (diamond), The Chase (diamond), The Hits (diamond), Double Live (21× platinum), Sevens (diamond) and The Ultimate Hits (diamond).
Garth Brooks Family/Parents
Born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, his father’s name is Troyal Raymond Brooks Jr. (1931–2010) who was a draftsman for an oil company and his mother’s name is Colleen McElroy Carroll (1929–1999), who was a 1950s-era country singer of Irish. He has an elder sister named Kelly.
Garth Brooks Affairs/Girlfriend/Spouse/Wife
He has dated:
Sandy Mahl (1986-2000) (Divorced). They have three children Taylor Mayne Pearl, August Anna and Allie Colleen Brooks.
In 2005, he got married to cookbook author and singer, Trisha Yearwood.
Profile / Wiki / Information
- Name: Troyal Garth Brooks
- Nickname: Garth
- Birthday: February 7, 1962
- Age: 58 years old
- Gender: Male
- Birthplace: Tulsa, Oklahoma
- Current Residence: Coming Soon
- Education: Oklahoma State University
- Profession: Singer
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity/Race: White
- Religion: Coming Soon
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Zodiac: Aquarius
- Wife: Trisha Yearwood
- Net Worth: 300 Million USD
- Height: 6 feet 0 inch or 182 cm
- Weight: Coming Soon
Trivia and Facts, you may not know about Garth Brooks
- Garth is one of the world’s best-selling music artists, he has sold over 170 million records.
- As of 2020, according to the RIAA, Garth is the best-selling solo albums artist in the U.S. with over 156 million domestic units sold, ahead of Elvis Presley.
- On October 21, 2012, Garth was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame.
- On March 4, 2020, Garth received the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. At age 58, Garth is the youngest recipient of the award.
- For more information about Garth, contact him on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
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