Luke Bryan is an American country music singer and songwriter who has begun his music career as a songwriter for Travis Tritt and Billy Currington. Later he signed record label Capitol Nashville in 2007 along with his cousin Chad Christopher Boyd.
With his high baritone vocal range of two octaves from A2 to A4, he had released six albums and one to released in 2020. He has praised the artists George Strait, Alabama, Alan Jackson, and Merle Haggard as influences to his career-building. He has also explored different genres into his music and sold more than seven billion albums and 27 million tracks. Keep on reading to know more information on his career, personal life, and net worth.
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Caption: The country music singer and songwriter, Luke Bryan.
Luke Bryan: Bio, Family, Education
Luke Bryan was born Thomas Luther Bryan on 17 July 1976, in Leesburg, Georgia, in the USA. He was born as the younger child to LeClaire Watkins and Tommy Bryan. His father worked as a peanut farmer. He had an elder sister named Kelly and an elder brother named Chris. At the age of 19, his brother was killed unexpectedly in a car accident and sister died in 2007.
Due to this tragic incident, Bryan stayed with his family otherwise he was about to move in Nashville. Later, he joined Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Georgia. During college, he has joined the Sigma Chi fraternity. Then he graduated with a degree in business administration in 1999. After two years of his graduation, he finally moved to Nashville where he began to pursue his music career.
Luke Bryan: Career & Life Achievements
Initially, he gained success as a songwriter but after signing with Capitol Nashville and debuted with EP ‘All My Friends Say’. The song reached at number 5 on Hot country songs chart which was co-written with producers Jeff Stevens. In 2007, he released his first debut album ‘I’ll Stay Me’ with the label.
As he was proceeding to released his albums, he had also written songs for several artists. He had worked with artists like Hillary Scott, Dallas Davidson, Rhett Akins, Jason Aldean, and so on. Then he released his second album ‘Doin’ My Thing’ which includes the song like ‘Do I’ and a cover of OneRepublic’s apologize. In the same year, he wrote singles ‘Rain Is a Good Thing’ and ‘Someone Else Calling You Baby’ with Stevens and Davidson. Both the songs remarked number one on the country music charts. Also, the songs were sold in iTunes with a month’s worth sales donated to Lauper’s charity which resulted in $25,000.
Next, he released his third album ‘Tailgates & Tanlines’ on 9 August 2011. The album peaked number 4 on country music charts and #22 on Billboard Hot 100 chart. Followed by his fourth album ‘Crash My Party’ in August 2013. The album’s title song reached #1 on the Hot Country Songs. In May 2015, Bryan released his first single ‘Kick the Dust Up’ from his fifth studio album, Kill the Lights, that peaked number one on the Country Airplay chart. After the release of his fifth album, he sold 345,000 copies in its first week and became number one on Billboard 200 chart. His sixth album ‘What Makes You Country’ released on 8 December 2017. The albums include singles like ‘Most People Are Good’ and ‘Sunrise, Sunburn, Sunset’.
In addition, he has also hosted the reality show, American Idol on ABC along with Katy Perry and Lionel Richie. Moreover, he has also won many awards and nominations for his hard work and dedication.
Luke Bryan: Personal Life & Wife
The handsome singer is happily married to Caroline Boyer. But he has not shared information on his first meeting or dating history. Further, they wedded on 8 December 2006 in a private ceremony. Together, they have welcomed two sons: Thomas Boyer Bryan (born on 18 March 2008) and Tatum Christopher Bryan (born on 11 August 2010).
Unfortunately, he has lost his elder sister Kelly in 2007 an unexpectedly at home because of an unknown cause. After seven years in 2014, Kelly’s husband Ben Lee Cheshire also died. Then he and his wife together started to raise his nephew and nieces.
Caption: Luke and his wife Caroline Boyer
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Luke Bryan: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
An award-winning country music singer grossed a huge amount from his music career. Therefore, he has a net worth estimated at around $140 million. He has accumulated this amount from his super-hit singles, albums, music videos, and from songwriting career as well. Also, he added some profits from endorsing and advertisements.
Bryan is highly active over different social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter. He has got personal and verified accounts on these social networking sites. On Twitter, he has an account @LukeBryanOnline with 9.6 million followers. He has an Instagram account @lukebryan with 5.3 million followers. On Facebook, he goes by the handle @lukebryan with more than 8.3 million followers. He has also a YouTube channel having 2.49 million subscribers and over billion views.
Luke Bryan: Body Measurements
The handsome singer has a tall height of 6 feet or 1.83 meters and weighs around 80 kg. His fit and slim body measurements are not available in the media. He has dark brown hair with light brown eyes color.
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