Vince Gill is an American country singer who initially gained attention with the country rock band Pure Prairie League. He went on to establish a successful solo career with the release of his debut studio album titled Turn Me Loose in 1984.
He married singer Janis Oliver in 1980. They welcomed a daughter named Jenny in 1982. The marriage ended in divorce in 1997. His second marriage was to singer-songwriter and actor Amy Grant in 2000. The marriage produced a daughter named Corrina Grant Gill.
In addition to being an inductee into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, he also has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. He is a recipient of numerous Grammy Awards.
Mark Knopfler of Dire Straits once invited him to join the band but he did not accept the offer.
I do not like being famous. I like being normal.Vince Gill
I had just lost my dad and I remembered all the songs we used to go and hear at concerts, and the records around the house and sometimes we'd play together.Vince Gill
I've always been more drawn to being normal than being famous.Vince Gill
Success is always temporary. When all is said and one, the only thing you'll have left is your character.Vince Gill
The real amazing thing about all of this is I think I've maintained the mentality of a musician throughout it all, which I'm proudest of. And I'm still playing on people's records and singing on people's records.Vince Gill
The real beauty of it - key to my life was playing key chords on a banjo. For somebody else it may be a golf club that mom and dad put in their hands or a baseball or ballet lessons. Real gift to give to me and put it in writing.Vince Gill
Yes, the companionship is amazing. You know, you can get that physical attraction that happens is great, but then there's an awful lot of time and the rest of the day that you have to fill.Vince Gill
is a famous American singer-songwriter and musician,
who was born on
April 12, 1957. As a person born on this date, Vince Gill is listed in our database as the 18th
most popular celebrity for the day (April 12) and the 69th most popular for the year (1957).
People born on April 12
fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram.
Vince Gill is the 595th most popular Aries.
Aside from information specific to Vince Gill's birthday, Vince Gill is the 3923rd most famous American and ranks 2nd in famous people born in Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.
In general, Vince Gill ranks as the 7215th
most popular famous person, and the 748th most popular singer of all time.
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