Bobby Bones Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 21 Nov, 2018
Facts of Bobby Bones
Date of Birth: 1980 , April-2
Age: 38 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Bobby Bones
Birth Name Bobby Estell
Mother Pamela Hurt
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Hot Springs, Arkansas
Ethnicity White
Profession TV Personality
Net Worth $7 million
Salary $1 million
Affair with Lindsay Ell
Girlfriend Lindsay Ell
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World's most versatility personality Bobby Bones is best recognized for both his acclaimed career as a country music DJ as well as his radio hosting work on the nationally syndicated Bobby Bones Show. Bones and his dancing partner, Sharna Burgess were declared the champion of the 27th season of Dancing with the Stars in a live finale on October 2018. Besides, he is New York Best Seller writer too and has released two best-selling books entitled I'm Not Lonely If You're Reading This Book and Fail Until You Don’t: Fight. Grind. Repeat

Early Life, Bio, And Education Of Bobby Bones

Bobby Bones was born on April 2, 1980, in Hot Springs, Arkansas, to Pamela Hurt. His mother was pregnant at the age of 15 while his father was just 17.

His mother and maternal grandmother brought him in the small community of Mountain Pine, Arkansas after his father abandoned him at the tender age of five. 

A the age of 17, Bones started his radio career at the campus station of Henderson State University, KSWH-FM 91.1. He graduated with a degree in Radio and Television in 2002. 

Bobby Bones' Professional Career 

Around the same time, Bobby Bones landed the job as a station hand at KLAZ in Hot Springs, Arkansas. At that time, his first full-time radio contract paid him $17,000. He later relocated in Austin, Texas and started hosting most popular TV show The Bobby Bones Show on 96.7 KISS FM. Clear Channel subsequently moved him to Nashville, Tennessee where he broadcasted the show nationwide. 

The show also took an interview of a number of to country music stars like Luke Bryan, Taylor Swift, Lady Antebellum, Blake Shelton, and Tim McGraw. In February 2013, it went into syndication with Premiere Networks. As of now, The Bobby Bones Show is likewise considered as the biggest country music morning show in the country, with nearly 3 million listeners. 

CAPTION: Bobby Bones SOURCE: The Bobby Bones Show

In addition to his own show, Bones is a co-host along with tennis pro, Andy Roddick on Fox Sports Radio. When not on the radio, he appears as a guest host on Headline News and Live! With Kelly Ripa. Similarly, he served as a correspondent on CNN. Besides, he has also made an appearance in various projects like the movie, Bandslam

Along with his TV career, Bones is one of the elite writers has released his first two New York Best Seller books entitled Fail Until You Don’t: Fight. Grind. Repeat and Bare Bones, I'm Not Lonely If You're Reading This Book. Bones and dancing partner Sharna Burgess have announced the champion of the season 27 of Dancing With the Stars on November 19th, 2018. 

 In 2014, 2016, and 2018, Bones and his show won National On-Air Personality for the ACM Awards too. 

Bobby Bones' Net Worth And Salary 

Bobby Bones' net worth is $7 million as per the celebritynetworth. He has collected a large amount of money through his versatility in various fields. As per the same source, his annual salary is $1 million. While he was working at KLAZ, he was paid $17K in a year. 

CAPTION: Bobby Bones' Land Rover SOURCE: Twitter

In the year 2016, Bones also acknowledged spending $13,000 on Nashville billboards in 2013. He is also the proud owner of Land Rover which worth around $70,0000. One of his Best Seller book I'm Not Lonely If You're Reading This Book is listed $10.74 for Hardcover, $10.87 for Paperback, and $10.20 for Kindle. 

Bobby Bones' Personal Life 

Bobby Bones is yet to be married. He was previously in a relationship with country singer Lindsay Ell. The couple started dating in 2016. The couple dated for a year and parted ways in the following year.

CAPTION: Bobby Bones SOURCE: Taste of Country

Bones is also a rumored to be a boyfriend of his dancing partner Sharna Burgess. The rumor of their dating attracted a huge public attention after they have spent so much time together and posted a series of a photo on social media on  Season 27 of Dancing With The Stars. But it is yet to be confirmed by them. 

Bobby Bones' Body Measurement 

  • Bobby Bones' heigh: he has a height of 5 ft 10 in.
  • Weight: 68 kg
  • Age: April 2, 1980 (age 38 years)
  • Hair Color:  Dark Brown 
  • Eye Color: Brown 
  • Nationality: American 
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Education:  Henderson State University

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