Billy Currington Biography
Billy Currington is an American country music singer as well as a songwriter who was born and brought up in Savannah, Georgia, in the United States as William Matthew Currington. In 2003, Billy signed to Mercury Records Nashville where he has released six studio albums for the label.
10 Quick Facts About Billy Currington
- Name: Billy Currington
- Age: 47 years
- Birthday: 19 November
- Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
- Height: 5 feet 9 inches
- Nationality: American
- Occupation: Country music singer as well as a songwriter
- Marital Status: Married
- Salary: Under Review
- Net Worth: $4.5 million
Billy Currington Age
Billy is 48 years old, he was born on 19 November 1973, in Savannah, Georgia, United States. He celebrates his birthday on 19 November every year and his birth sign is Scorpio
Billy Currington Height
Billy stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches.
Billy Currington Education
Billy attended Effingham County High School (Springfield, Georgia). There he auditioned for a spot at Opryland. He, however, failed the audition.
After graduating from high school, Billy moved to Nashville to pursue his dream career in music. He was however successful. He sang for a bar named Cavalier Country Club in Georgia. While in Nashville Billy worked as a personal trainer for a concrete company.
One of his clients at his workplace led him to record demos and writing songs. He had cuts by George Strait, Tracy Byrd, and Marty Raybon.
In the year 2003, Billy signed to Mercury Records. He is the founder of the Global South Relief organization. The organization does deliver supplies to those in need in Central American countries
Billy Currington Parents
Billy is the son of Donna Newman. His real father’s name is not disclosed to the public. When he was almost two years, his mum married Laurie (Larry) Currington, whose surname Billy adopted. After doing our research, details about his dad are not known to the public. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Billy Currington Siblings
Billy was born in Savannah, Georgia, and brought up in Rincon, Georgi. He has four sisters who go by the name Lexie, Ann, Kim, and Kellie and three brothers who go by the name Charles, Jason and Kurt Cobain.
Billy Currington Kurt Cobain
As earlier said, Billy is Kurt’s brother. He has not disclosed much about him. We do not know his age or even his career, Billy likes to keep his personal life away from the public eye making it difficult to access details of his family. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Billy Currington Wife
Billy has not gone public with the relationship, it is not publicly known whether he is married or in a relationship. His partner’s information will be updated as soon as the information is available.
Against all odds, Billy has so far managed to keep his private life secret. Disregarding all the demands and requests of his admirers, Billy is living a very low-key life. Moreover, he has successfully kept his marriage life far away from the media. There are no details about his past relationship either.
Many of her viewers question his sexual orientation. This is due to his secretive nature. Currently, we cannot confirm the speculations and rumors about his sexuality.
Well, he might be a married man or worse still single. There have been rumors that Billy is married to Amanda Miller, and that the pair tied the knot in December 2010.
Billy Currington Kids
It is also said that on December 25, 2012, they welcomed triplets: William Miller Currington, Matthew Allen Currington, and Ava Joy Currington. Billy has not come to the public to clear the air. This section is still under review and will be updated as soon as it is available.
Billy Currington Wedding
If the rumors are true, then Billy tied the knot with Amanda in December 2020.
Billy Currington Net Worth
Billy has an estimated net worth of 4.5 million as of 2022. This includes his assets, money, and income. His primary source of income is his career as a country music singer as well as a songwriter. Through his various sources of income, Currington has accumulated good fortune, but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.
Billy Currington Measurements and Facts
Here are some interesting facts and body measurements you should know about Billy.
Billy Currington Wiki
- Full Names: William Matthew Currington
- Popular As: Billy Currington
- Gender: Male
- Occupation / Profession: Singer and songwriter
- Nationality: American
- Race / Ethnicity: White
- Religion: Not Known
- Sexual Orientation: Straight
Billy Currington Birthday
- Age / How Old?: 48 years
- Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
- Date of Birth: 19 November 1973
- Place of Birth: Savannah, Georgia, United States
- Birthday: November 19
Billy Currington Body Measurements
- Body Measurements: To be Updated
- Height / How Tall?: 5 feet 9 inches
- Weight: To be Updated
- Eye Color: Blue
- Hair Color: Brown
- Shoe Size: 10.5 (US)
Billy Currington Family and Relationship
- Father (Dad): Not Known
- Mother: Donna
- Siblings (Brothers and Sisters): Lexie, Ann, Kim, Kellie, Charles, Jason, and Kurt Cobain
- Marital Status: Single
- Wife/Spouse: Not Known
- Dating / Girlfriend: Not Known
- Children: Not Known
Billy Currington Net Worth and Salary
- Net Worth: $4.5 million
- Salary: Under Review
- Source of Income: His professional career as a singer and songwriter
Billy Currington Career
Currington’s self-titled debut album was released in September 2003. It’s first single “Walk a Little Straighter”. This song is about his relationship with his alcoholic stepfather, including a chorus that Currington wrote when he was just 12 years old.
“Walk a Little Straighter” went to number 8 that year on the Hot Country Songs chart. Also, it allowed Currington to become a major country performer in Nashville.
The second single from the album, “I Got a Feelin'”, became the singer’s first Top 5 on the US country charts, with a peak at number 5. He scored a third consecutive top 10 hit with Shania Twain in late 2004 with the song “Party for Two”. It was released in two formats, a pop version, and a country version. The pop version was with Mark McGrath as Twain’s duet partner. The country version featured Billy. The song was from Twain’s Greatest Hits album.
Billy Currington Doin’ Somethin’ Right (2005–2007)
Billy released his second album entitled Doin’ Somethin’ Right in the year 2005. The album packed at No. 2 on the Top Country Albums chart. It as well peaked t No. 11 on the Billboard 200.
Doin’ Somethin’ Right produced his first number one hit with “Must Be Doin’ Somethin’ Right” which was followed by “Why, Why, Why” at number 13 as well as “Good Directions”. According to Billboard Year-End charts “Good Directions” was the No. 2 country song of the year 2007. It was co-written by Capitol Records artist Luke Bryan. The album was certified platinum by the RIAA. It was as well featured “Lucille”. “Lucille” is a song sung by Kenny Rogers.
Billy Currington Charges
Billy was inducted by Chatham County, Georgia, Grand Jury on April 24, 2013, on felony criminal charges. He was accused of abusing an elder person by inflicting mental anguish” as well as “making terroristic threats”. All these came about in an incident involving Charles Harvey Ferrelle who is a boat captain on April 15, 2013. It was said that Billy had made terrorist threats to Charles.
He was, however, later released after posting a $27,700 bond from a Georgia jail. If Billy was to be convicted he was to face a prison term of 1 to 5 years. Billy was replaced by the Charlotte Motor Speedway as a performer for its All-Star pre-race entertainment as a result of negative press surrounding the indictment incident on April 26, 2013. Billy pleaded no contest to the abuse charge on September 25, 2013.
The terroristic threats charge was dropped. He was, however, sentenced 5 years’ probation, anger management counseling as well as a $1000 fine. He was as well required to have no contact with Charles.
Billy Currington People Are Crazy
People Are Crazy was Billy’s second single from Little Bit Of Everything which was released in the year 2008. It has distinguished co-writing credit from Bobby Braddock.
The Country Music Hall Of Fame inductee was the co-composer of such all-time staples as Tammy Wynette’s. Those were among Braddock’s 13 No.1s as a writer, of which Currington’s ‘People Are Crazy’ became the last, winning two Grammy nominations for good measure.
Billy Currington Songs
- ‘Do I Make You Wanna’
- ‘It Don’t Hurt Like It Used To’
- ‘Good Directions’
- ‘Hey Girl’
- ‘People Are Crazy’
- ‘Let Me Down Easy’
- ‘Pretty Good At Drinkin’ Beer’
- ‘That’s How Country Boys Roll’
- ‘We Are Tonight
- ‘Just For You (Lionel Richie, featuring Billy Currington)
- ‘Tangled Up’
- ‘Don’t It’
- ‘Must Be Doin’ Somethin’ Right’
- ‘Party For Two’ (Shania Twain, featuring Billy Currington)
- ‘Love Done Gone’
- ‘Bring It On Over’
- ‘I Got A Feelin’’
- ‘Walk A Little Straighter’
Billy Currington Awards and Achievements
- 2006: CMT Music Awards(Hottest Video of the Year — “Must Be Doin’ Something Right”)
- 2006: Grammy Award(Male Country Vocal Performance — “People Are Crazy”)
- 2010: Academy of Country Music (Single Record of the Year — “People Are Crazy”)
- 2011: Academy of Country Music(Song of the Year — “People Are Crazy”)
Frequently Asked Questions About Billy Currington
Billy Currington is an American country music singer as well as a songwriter.
Currington is an American national born on 11 November 1994, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Billy stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches
Billy is married to Amanda Miller. The couple married in December 2010. It is also said that on December 25, 2012, they welcomed triplets: William Miller Currington, Matthew Allen Currington, and Ava Joy Currington. Billy has not come to the public to clear the air. This section is still under review and will be updated as soon as it is available.
Billy was born in Savannah, Georgia, and brought up in Rincon, Georgi. He has four sisters who go by the name Lexie, Ann, Kim, and Kellie and three brothers who go by the name Charles, Jason, and Kurt Cobain.
Billy has an approximate net worth of $4.5 million. This amount has been accrued from his leading roles in the entertainment industry.
Details about Billy’s salary are not yet disclosed. However, information about how much he makes will be updated as soon as it is available.
Currington is a resident of Savannah, Georgia, we shall upload pictures of his house as soon as we have them.
Billy is still alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.
Billy is still an active participant in the creative entertainment industry.
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