Larry Gatlin net worth

Larry Gatlin net worth

Net Worth: $10 Million

About Larry Gatlin

Larry Gatlin net worth

It has been stated that the total estimate of Larry Gatlin net worth currently is as high as 10 million dollars. Larry Gatlin has become well known and rich because of his career in music. He is a Southern gospel and country music singer. In addition, he is a songwriter.
In the 1970s, joined by his brothers Rudy and Steve, he became a well known name in the country music industry. When the brothers became recognized, they decided to be called Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers. Performances and records released with this group have also added up to the total amount of Larry Gatlin net worth.
The group was still famous through the 1980s. The most well known songs of the group include “Broken Lady”, “Houston (Means I’m One Day Closer to You)”, “All the Gold in California”, “Talkin’ to the Moon” and “She Used to Be Somebody’s Baby”.
Larry Gatlin is recognized for his strong tenor voice. Moreover, he recorded and wrote many pop songs in the 1970s and the 1980s. At that time, country music mixed with pop music elements became popular. It was also the period when Larry Gatlin and the Gatlin Brothers became mostly recognized.

The musician was born in 1948 in Seminole, Gaines County, Texas. When he was little, the family moved quite a lot and he was living in places, such as Odessa and Abilene. Also, he liked to listen to Southern gospel and country music songs. All three of the brothers were singing in church choir when they were little. Sometimes, they were asked to sing on the local radio and appear in TV shows. The brothers released one gospel album under the gospel music label, Sword and Shield.
In addition to his interest in music, when he was studying in high school, Larry Gatlin was involved in sports and belonged to his school’s football team, where he was a quarterback. After high school, he enrolled to study at the University of Houston. There, he also continued his football career as he was a wide receiver on its football team.
Later, he became a member of the gospel band called the Imperials. Larry Gatlin moved to Nashville, where he became a backing vocalist for Kris Kristoffersen. In 1973, Larry Gatlin signed a contract with Monument Records. His solo career began in that year, which not only made his name well known, but also increased the total size of Larry Gatlin net worth.
In 1973 as well, his first album was released, called “The Pilgrim”. Larry Gatlin released two singles from his debut album, called “Bitter They Are, Harder They Fall” and “Sweet Becky Walker”. However, none of these singles made it to the charts. In 1974, Larry Gatlin released another album called “Rain/Rainbow”, which was accompanied by a new single called “Delta Dirt”. This time, the album became a bigger success. The single also landed in the 14th place on the Top 20 Country music chart. In 1975, Larry Gatlin released his first major hit called “Broken Lady”. The single landed in the 5th place on the Hot Country Songs chart. The sales of it have also increased the total sum of Larry Gatlin net worth.

Now you have an idea why Larry Gatlin net worth is this huge

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