Trace Adkins is a country singer and a very excellent music writer. He is also an actor that holds an American nationality. In the year 1998, he did appear on a music show that was dubbed ‘Austin City Limits.’ He launched his career in the year 1996 with his first album that titled ‘Dreamin’ Out Loud.’ This album got released on Capitol Records Nashville. Since then, he has been able to release multiple albums. His songs have been able to top various charts. He has also been able to feature in various television shows. These shows include Hollywood Squares and Pyramid. Here is a quick summary of Trace Adkins’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Trace Adkins Early Life
Adkins was born in the year 1962 on January 13th. His birthplace was in Sarepta, Louisiana. His parents were Peggy Carraway who did work as a high school teacher and Aaron Doyle Adkins. He has two siblings. The names of his two siblings are Clay Adkins and Scott Devin Adkins. His passion for music started at a very tender age. His father taught him to play to play guitar when he was at a very young. He studied at Sarepta High school. When he was in high school, he did become part of a band that used to sing gospel music by the name ‘New Commitments.’ After completing his high school diploma, he went on to join Louisiana Tech University that is located in Ruston. In the University, he did play football. He did not complete his degree. After dropping out of university, he did work on an Oil Rig. He got married to Barbara Lewis, and they have two children together. The two daughters are Tarah and Sarah. He has been married to Rhonda Forlaw, and together they have three daughters. The names of the three daughters are Mackenzie, Trinity, and Brianna. He has suffered from alcoholism and got treated in a rehabilitation.
Trace Adkins Career, Awards & Achievement
He started his career in the year 1996 after he released his first single that was dubbed ‘There’s a Girl in Texas.’ This song became a very big hit, and it was able to top 20 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks charts. After this, he did launch his first album ‘Dreamin’ Out Loud.’ This album contained several singles that hit including ‘Every Light in the House’ among many others. He did release his second album that was dubbed ‘Big Time.’ This album also did very well in the music industry. He did release another album in the year 1999. This album did not succeed as much as the previous albums. In the year 2003, he released two more albums that had some of the greatest hit songs. He continued to perform in various shows and concerts. In 2005, he was able to release another album titled ‘Songs about me.’ He continued to release various albums and single songs that continues to do very well up to date.
Awards and Achievements
Adkins excellent skills have seen him win various awards as well get a nomination for multiple awards. Among the awards that he has been able to win includes ACM Top New Male Vocalist, CMT Male Video of the year and CMT Award in Collaborative Video of the Year.
Net worth of Trace Adkins
Adkins has a net worth of over $25 million. This wealth has been generated from his career as a musician. He gets paid very well to perform in various shows and concerts. He also gets paid to write songs for other artists. His appearances in multiple shows and films have also contributed to her current net worth.
Adkins has been able to build a successful career in music as well as in the film industry. He has worked as a voice-over actor as well as participate and win in the show ‘The Celebrity Apprentice.’ His resilience and devotion have seen him remain relevant in the music industry.