A delight to millennials and a force to reckon with in the faculty of country music, Faith Hill is a popular name among music lovers across the continent. The renowned singer and record producer has sold over 40 million albums over the course of her flourishing career. Among her numerous accolades are five Grammys, six American Music Awards, 15 Academy of Country Music Awards, and many others. Faith Hill’s story is a very inspiring one that should be heard by any aspiring musician. Here are lesser known facts about the pop singer.
Faith Hill’s Bio, Age
Born on September 21, 1967, in Mississippi, Hill was raised by her foster parents Edna and Ted Perry who adopted her when she was an infant. Faith’s inclination to music started at a very tender age. She could sing very well and started to draw attention to herself as early as at the age of seven and soon started performing in churches. While she was still a teenager she formed a band. She was a student of McLaurin Attendance Center and also attended Hinds Junior College.
However, the passion burning inside her outweighed her will to finish school; so Hill quit school and moved to Nashville in pursuit of her dreams. She did several odd jobs until she was noticed by a colleague. She soon became a demo singer for the music publishing company where she worked and from there, she got linked up with songwriter Gary Burr. She started performing as a back up for the songwriter at Bluebird Cafe and was soon noticed by a Warner Bros Records executive, Bob Saporiti who later signed her.
In 1993 she released her debut album Take Me as I Am which was a big hit with the single ‘Wild One’ clinching the first position on the Billboard for four consecutive weeks. And the rest indeed was history for the renowned singer.
Her Net Worth
Faith Hill swims in a big pool of wealth, thanks to her perseverance, talent and strong will. She sits on a net worth estimated at $80 million. This is just about her own personal earnings. With her beloved husband Tim McGraw, she is worth $145 million.
The couple who have been together for over twenty years and have built a strong financial base for themselves and have their luxury-filled life to show for it. Hill also has her personal investments to thank for her financial status. The singer in 2009, launched her own fragrance, Faith Hill Parfums and in the following year, released her second fragrance, True. She also engages in a lot of philanthropic activities as a way of giving back to the society.
Family Life – Husband, Daughters
Faith Hill’s personal life is an interesting story to read and an inspiring one worthy of emulation. She is married to renowned country singer and actor Tim McGraw. The singer and Tim Mcgraw have a marriage made in heaven and a union that always leaves their fans, the media, and the general public in awe. The major reason for this is that the McGraws are one of the very few famous couples who have continued to prove wrong, the notion that celebrity marriages never last. The McGraws have a marriage that has passed through the test of time and challenges but are still together. And here is the story of their romantic encounter.
The couple saw each other for the very first time in 1995 when Faith was still in Nashville. They had met briefly backstage during a radio seminar. The two felt the spark from the very first day although they officially met in 1996. Faith had recently got divorced from her first husband Daniel Hill and was dating another man at the time. She shared a stage at the Spontaneous Combustion’ tour with Tim who was dating a certain Kristie at the time.
There was so much chemistry and the two soon broke off engagements with their lovers and started an awe-inspiring romantic experience. They got married in 1996 in a small wedding ceremony with friends and family present. The two have become a model for other celebrities in the industry, as well as young lovers. They have released several tracks together and gone on tours together motivating and supporting each other. Faith Hill and Tim McGraw are parents to three daughters – Audrey Caroline McGraw, Gracie McGraw, and Maggie Elizabeth McGraw.