Garth Brooks is an American singer and song-writer. He is well liked for his blending of pop and rock elements. Garth is one of the best selling single albums artist in America. His more than 200 Million domestic units have been sold out Worldwide. Above all, has been awarded 2 Grammy Awards, 17 American Music Awards and RIAA award for best selling solo album artist.
Garth Brooks’ Early Life
Troyal Garth Brooks was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma on February 7, 1962. Brooks learnt to play guitar and banjo in his childhood. As a child, he sang in family events but was interested in athletics. In high school, he was keenly interested in playing football and baseball. Brooks achieved the scholarship to Oklahoma University and completed his degree in advertising. Garth also formed his own band named as “Santa Fe”.
Garth Brooks: Career
In 1989, Garth released his own titled album which gained the high popularity. Certainly, the album became an instant hit and peaked at no. 13 on the Billboard 200. Further, in 1990, his second album ‘No Fences’, also turned to be a major hit. It occupied no. 1 spot on the Billboard country music chart for several weeks. Garth’s third album, “Ropin’ the Wind” entered the Billboard 200 at No. 1. It had advance orders of 4 million copies and was well liked.
He released his seventh studio album ‘Sevens’ in 1997. In 2000, he announced to take retirement after his brief experiment in film making and other projects. Brooks released his album “Scarecrow”, before his retirement, in 2001. The album was sold very well and reached No.1 on Billboard 200 and Top Country.
In 2009, after a long break, he returned back to performances and recording. Brooks released a new single, “All Day Long” in 2018, the first off his album, “Fun”. In 2018, Garth went for his Stadium Tour. Moreover, he visited thirty North American stadiums and showcase Brooks in a football-centric environment. Above all, nine of his albums are diamond-certified.
Garth Brooks: Personal life
Garth married songwriter Sandy Mahl on May 24, 1986. The couple has three daughters. Further, Brooks married Trisha Yearwood ,in 2005.
Garth Brooks’ Net worth
As per 2020, the combined Net worth of Garth and Trisha is estimated to be $400 Million. However, the huge Bulk of their net worth belongs to Garth. In conclusion, he earns for about 300$ to 350$ million.