Chris Stapleton Biography
|Date of Birth:||1978 , April-15|
|Age:||41 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||6 Feet 1 Inch|
|Name||Christopher Alvin Stapleton|
|Birth Name||Chris Stapleton|
|Birth Place/City||Lexington, Kentucky|
|Net Worth||$ 1 million|
|Married to||Morgane Stapleton (m. 2008)|
|Awards||New Male Vocalist of the Year|
|Albums||You Are My Sunshine|
Christopher Alvin Stapleton, popular as Chris Stapleton is an American musician and songwriter, best known for writing amazing songs and for his contributions to country music since very long.
Chris Stapleton has been married to singer-songwriter Morgane Stapleton, who co-wrote Carrie Underwood's 2006 single "Don't Forget to Remember Me". The couple welcomed twin boys on April 15, 2018.
Early Life And Education Of Chris Stapleton
Chris Stapleton was born on 15th April 1978 in Lexington, Kentucky, USA. His father was a coal miner and his mother was a worker at the local health department in Lexington. He is the middle child of the family with an older brother and a younger sister. He spent his childhood and was raised in the small town of Staffordsville, Kentucky.
Chris Stapleton graduated from Johnson central high school. He also attended Vanderbilt University for studying engineering. But he dropped out after a year he had joined the university.
Chris Stapleton's Career And Path
Chris Stapleton's music career took off after he moved to Nashville, Tennessee in 2001. As soon as he moved to Nashville, he got a deal in which he signed with the publishing house Sea Gayle Music as a songwriter.
Chris Stapleton also became the front man for the bluegrass group The Steeldrivers in 2007. After that, he also worked with a band named The Jompson Brothers in2010. Until 2013, the band toured regionally.
In the same year 2013, Chris Stapleton signed to Mercury Nashville as a solo artist. His first single “ What Are You Listening To?” could not perform as expected. It was released in October 2013.
Chris Stapleton’s debut solo album was Traveller. It was released on May 5, 2015. He has played guitar and sang in this album with a band which also featured his wife. In the same year 2015, Chris Stapleton won three awards at the 2015 CMA awards. The three awards were: Album of The Year, Male Vocalist of The Year.
He has written a number of songs people are unknown about. Some of them are: If It Hadn’t Been For Love(Adele), Never Wanted Nothin’ More (Kenny Chesney), Don’t start lying to me now (Joss Stone), Winning Streak (Ashley Monroe), Crash and Burn ( Thomas Rhett), Love’s Gonna Make It Alright (2011) and many more.
Chris Stapleton's Net Worth, Height, And Salary
Chris Stapleton's net worth is $12 million at present. He has earned a huge amount of salary from his career. He has won five Grammy Awards and seven Academy of Country Music Awards in his career. He is the recipient of seven Country Music Association Awards, five Billboard Music Awards, two iHeartRadio Music Awards, among others.
His album From A Room: Volume 1 was released in 2017 and reached #1 on the US Country chart and in Canada, and #2 on the Billboard 200 chart. Stapleton has had success with the singles "Traveller", "Nobody to Blame", "Parachute", and "Either Way". His single "Tennessee Whiskey" reached #1 on the US Country chart.
Recently, he has featured in the men’s fashion magazine GQ. His net worth was estimated to be about $1 million in the past. The bio of the talented and popular singer and songwriter is Stapleton can be found on various social sites like Wikipedia, IMDB and much more.
Chris Stapleton stands the height of 6 feet and 1 inch. He seems unique with his long hair and the long beard. Although it took longer for this singer to come to limelight, he has been a behind-the-scenes fixture of the country music since 2001.
Chris Stapleton's Marriage And Personal Life
Chris Stapleton is currently married to Morgane Stapleton. Morgane is a singer-songwriter duo. They have been married for eight years and are more than just life partners. They are musical partners as well.
Morgane is also featured doing harmony on her husband Chris Stapleton’s album. They have four children who live in Nashville. The couple announced that they are expecting twins in October 2017. They welcomed twin boys on April 15, 2018, on his 40th birthday.