Garth Brooks Bio, Age, Wife, Children, Net Worth and Albums

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Garth Brooks Biography

This is what you need to know about Garth Brooks, an American singer, and songwriter. His integration of rock and pop elements into the country genre has earned him popularity, particularly in the United States with success on the country’s single and album charts, multi-platinum recordings and record-breaking live performances, while also crossing over into the mainstream pop arena.

Garth Brooks Age

He was born on February 7, 1962, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States. He is 58 years old as of 2020.

Garth Brooks Height

Brooks stands at a height of 1.82 meters tall.

Garth Brooks Family

He was the youngest child of Troyal Raymond Brooks Jr. (1931–2010), a draftsman for an oil company, and Colleen McElroy Carroll (1929–1999), a 1950s-era country singer of Irish ancestry who recorded on the Capitol Records label and appeared on Ozark Jubilee.

This was the second marriage for each of his parents, giving Brooks four older half-siblings (Jim, Jerry, Mike, and Betsy). The couple had two children together, Kelly and Garth. At their home in Yukon, Oklahoma, the family hosted weekly talent nights. All of the children were required to participate, either by singing or doing skits. Brooks learned to play both the guitar and banjo.

Garth Brooks Wife

He married his college sweetheart, songwriter Sandy Mahl, on May 24, 1986. The couple later had three daughters: Taylor Mayne Pearl, August Anna, and Allie Colleen Brooks.

Brooks and Mahl separated in March 1999, announcing their plans to divorce on October 9, 2000, and filing for divorce on November 6, 2000. The divorce became final on December 17, 2001. Brooks remarried on December 10, 2005, to country singer Trisha Yearwood.

Garth Brooks Children

Brooks has three daughters August Anna Brooks, Allie Colleen, and Taylor Mayne Pearl Brooks

Garth Brooks Net worth

Brooks has an estimated net worth of $350 million.

Garth Brooks Education

He attended Oklahoma State University–Stillwater where he starred on the track team. He later completed his MBA from Oklahoma State. At Brooks’s home in Yukon, Oklahoma, the family hosted weekly talent nights. All of the children were required to participate, either by singing or doing skits. Brooks learned to play both the guitar and banjo.

As a child, Brooks often sang in casual family settings, but his primary focus was athletics. In high school, he played football and baseball and ran track and field. He received a track scholarship to Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, where he competed in the javelin.

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood pull fans together for hope, love and a few covers on request show

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood aren’t letting the coronavirus outbreak and social distancing keep them from bringing the joy of music to their fans.

After nearly breaking Facebook last week with an at-home concert, the married country superstars brought their musical stylings to broadcast TV on Wednesday with Garth and Trish Live!, a musical special on CBS.

As expected, the pair came together in their home recording space, Studio G, and belted out some of their favorite songs while sharing stories and taking requests from fans on Twitter. It was a wholesome showcase of love, creativity, talent, and joy, and the couples’ fans were here for it.

Vocal fans flooded onto Twitter throughout the special, sharing messages of appreciation for the pair, and gleefully sharing how the special was a ray of sunshine in these troubled times.

Garth Brooks Albums

  • No Fences
  • Ropin’ the Wind
  • The Chase
  • In Pieces
  • Fresh Horses
  • Sevens
  • Scarecrow
  • Man Against Machine
  • Gunslinger
  • The Garth Brooks Collection
  • The Hits Double Live
  • The Lost Sessions
  • The Ultimate Hits

Garth Brooks Songs

  • Friends in Low Places
  • The Thunder Rolls
  • If Tomorrow Never Comes
  • The Dance
  • Unanswered Prayers
  • Standing Outside the Fire
  • Shameless
  • That Summer
  • Papa Loved Mama
  • Callin’ Baton Rouge
  • Ain’t Goin’ Down
  • Much Too Young
  • More Than a Memory
  • Two Pina Coladas
  • Two of a Kind, Workin’ on a Full House
  • We Shall Be Free
  • She’s Every Woman
  • The River
  • Rodeo
  • Wrapped Up in You
  • Ask Me How I Know
  • When You Come Back to Me Again
  • Learning to Live Again
  • Longneck Bottle
  • The Red Strokes
  • Somewhere Other Than the Night
  • American Honky-Tonk Bar Association
  • She’s Gonna Make It
  • What She’s Doing Now
  • People Loving People
  • It’s Your Song
  • Not Counting You