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Travis in 2013

Source: Wikipedia

Randy Bruce Traywick (born May 4, 1959), known professionally as Randy Travis, is an American singer, songwriter, guitarist, and actor. Since 1985, he has recorded 20 studio albums and charted more than 50 singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, and 16 of these were number-one hits. Considered a pivotal figure in the history of country music, Travis broke through in the mid-1980s with the release of his album Storms of Life, which sold more than four million copies. The album established him as a major force in the Neotraditional country movement. Travis followed up his successful debut with a string of platinum and multi-platinum albums. He is known for his distinctive baritone vocals, delivered in a traditional style that has made him a country music star since the 1980s.

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  • Birth name: Randy Bruce Traywick
  • Born: May 4, 1959 (age 56) Marshville, North Carolina, U.S.
  • Genres: Country, gospel
  • Occupation(s): Singer-songwriter, musician, actor
  • Instruments: Vocals, guitar
  • Years active: 1978–present
  • Labels: Paula, Warner Bros. Nashville, DreamWorks Nashville, Word/Warner/Curb
  • Website: randy-travis.com

Read more about Randy Travis at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

Randy Travis opens up about childhood trauma, addiction struggles and the music industry in new memoir
USA Today Music, 2019-06-05 10:51:22
In his new memoir, Randy Travis is open about his experience with childhood trauma, his struggle with addiction and his brushes with the law.         

Randy Travis Gets Candid in Post-Stroke Memoir
Billboard, 2019-06-03 21:01:20
More than a month after Randy Travis suffered a near-fatal stroke in 2013, doctors were not hopeful about his recovery. Complications were piling up...

CMA Fest 2018: Randy Travis honored Sunday night
USA Today Music, 2018-06-11 12:45:33
Sunday night at CMA Fest Randy Travis was presented with the Cracker Barrel Country Legend Award during Warner Music Nashville.         

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