Alan Jackson is an American country music singer and songwriter. He has been a fixture in the genre since the early 1990s and has since sold more than 80 million records worldwide. He has had multiple number one hits on the US Country charts and has won numerous awards, including the Country Music Association’s Entertainer of the Year award in 1995. He is widely considered one of the most influential and successful country music artists of all time.
Alan Jackson’s Biography
Alan Jackson was born in Newnan, Georgia on October 17, 1958. He was raised in a very musical family and was exposed to gospel and bluegrass music from an early age. He learned to play the guitar at an early age and began performing in local clubs when he was just 14. After graduating from high school, Jackson moved to Nashville to pursue a career in music. He was signed to Arista Records in 1989 and released his debut album, Here in the Real World, in 1990. The album was a smash hit and spawned four number one singles, including the title track.
In the following years, Jackson released a string of successful albums and singles, including the multi-platinum-selling albums Don’t Rock the Jukebox and A Lot About Livin’ (And a Little ’bout Love). He has also released several Christmas albums and compilations and has collaborated with several other top country artists.
Alan Jackson’s Age, Net Worth & More
Alan Jackson is 61 years old. He has an estimated net worth of $150 million. He has been married to Denise Jackson since 1979 and they have three children.
Jackson has won numerous awards throughout his career, including the Country Music Association’s Entertainer of the Year award in 1995 and the Academy of Country Music’s Entertainer of the Year award in 2004. He has also been inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2017.
Alan Jackson’s Height & Weight
Alan Jackson stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches (180 cm) and weighs approximately 165 pounds (75 kg).
Alan Jackson has become one of the most successful and beloved country music artists of all time. Over the course of his career, he has sold more than 80 million records, had multiple number one hits, and won numerous awards. He has also been inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame and continues to tour and perform today.