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  • Category: Recording
  • Unveiled: 30 Jun 1995
  • Address:
    1774 Vine St
  • HWOF Popularity:
    Today: 145th
    Monthly Average: 255th

Garth Brooks

Next star: Joan Crawford
Previous star: Clarence Brown

Biography

Brooks performing in February 2015

Source: Wikipedia

Troyal Garth Brooks (born February 7, 1962), best known as Garth Brooks, is an American country music singer-songwriter. His eponymous first album was released in 1989 and peaked at number 2 in the US country album chart while climbing to number 13 on the Billboard 200 album chart. Brooks' integration of rock elements into his recordings and live performances earned him immense popularity. This progressive approach allowed him to dominate the country single and album charts while crossing over into the mainstream pop arena.

Fact file

  • Born: Troyal Garth Brooks February 7, 1962 (age 53) Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S
  • Occupation: Singer songwriter
  • Spouse(s): Sandy Mahl (m. 1986; div. 2001) Trisha Yearwood (m. 2005)
  • Children: 3 Musical career
  • Genres: Country
  • Instruments: Vocals, guitar, piano
  • Years active: 1984–2001 2009–present
  • Labels: Capitol Nashville, Liberty, Pearl, Big Machine, RCA Nashville
  • Associated acts: Ty England, Chris Gaines, Chris LeDoux, Steve Wariner, Trisha Yearwood
  • Website: garthbrooks.com

Read more about Garth Brooks at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

chrislwillman
Variety, 2019-07-20 23:15:31
“I was singing with Garth Brooks! I’m freaking out!” said Blake Shelton, shortly after joining his fellow Okie on stage in Boise, Idaho Friday night. Shelton had flown out to the first of Brooks’ two nights at Albertsons Stadium to shoot a live music video for “Dive Bar,” the recently ...

Luke Combs' 'This One's For You' Ties Garth Brooks' 'No Fences' For Third-Longest No. 1 Run On Top Country Albums
Billboard, 2019-07-17 15:29:15
Luke Combs continues atop Billboard's Top Country Albums chart, as his debut LP This One's for You spends a 41st week at No. 1 on the July 20...

Chris Pratt Sings Garth Brooks and Johnny Cash Songs in Nashville
TMZ, 2019-07-12 18:14:37
Chris Pratt is going country ... hopping onstage to belt out some Johnny Cash and Garth Brooks tunes during a couple of surprise performances in Nashville.  The 'Guardians of the Galaxy' star hit up a couple honky tonks Thursday night ...…

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