Quick Facts of Kenny Wayne Brobst

  • Full NameKenny Wayne Brobst
  • Net Worth$10 Million
  • Date of Birth1977 /06 /12
  • NicknameShepherd
  • Marital StatusMarried
  • BirthplaceShreveport, Louisiana
  • EthnicityCaucasian white
  • ReligionChristian
  • ProfessionMusician, Singer-Songwriter
  • NationalityAmerican
  • Active Year1990-present
  • Eye colourGray
  • Hair colourBlonde
  • BuildMesomorph
  • SpouseHannah Gibson (m. 2006), Melissa Abcock (m. 2000–2002)
  • Body MeasurementSlim
  • EducationCaddo Magnet High School
  • Online PresenceInstagram (93.3k followers), Twitter (42.9K Followers), Facebook (1,085,311 followers)
  • Children5 - two & three daughters
  • HoroscopeGemini

Kenny Wayne Shepherd is an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter, well known for his first platinum debut album, Ledbetter Heights. He released many studio albums and earned significant commercial success as a blues artist. Recently, he released his new album, The Traveler in 2019.

Shepherd is married twice. Currently, he is living a happy married life with his second wife. Together, the pair welcomed five beautiful children in their life. So, does he share any children with his first spouse? Get to know in the article below.

Who is Kenny Wayne Brobst? Bio & Wiki

Shepherd was born as Kenny Wayne Brobst on 12th June 1977, in Shreveport, Louisiana, United States. Moreover, he holds an American nationality, and his ethnic background is Caucasian white.

Kenny is the son of Ken Shepherd who as a local radio personality and occasional concert promoter. He is a graduate of Caddo Magnet High School located Shreveport. While studying at high school, he eventually became interested in music and started learning the guitar.

Inside of Kenny Wayne Shepherd’s Career

Kenny Wayne Shepherd started his career at the age of 13, where he first performed on stage with Bryan Lee at the Red River Revel Arts Festival in Shreveport in 1990. Later, he released his first album, Ledbetter Heights in 1995. Similarly, Kenny recorded his second album Trouble Is… in 1997. Additionally, he also published many musical albums, including Live On, The Place You’re In, and many others.

Shepherd recorded and composed his debut single, Deja Voodoo in 1995. Further, he released his second single, Born with a Broken Heart in 1996. Likewise, his other hit singles are Blue on Black Everything Is Broken, etc. Recently, he made his Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival debut on 16th July 2019.

How Much is Kenny Wayne Shepherd’s Net Worth?

Kenny Wayne Shepherd’s net worth is $10 Million as of 2019. He earns a salary in the range of $5 Million to $7 Million per year. Having an impressive wealth, he also makes a fruitful income from his other works, which include live performances, record sales, etc. His wife has a net worth of $4 Million.

Kenny with his car.
Kenny With His Car. Image Source: Instagram.

Shepherd made his appearance in the American television comedy series Movie Stars with Marnette Patterson and Malinda Williams. So, Patterson and Williams have a net worth of $2 Million and $2.5 Million. She also co-starred with many famous celebrities who have maintained a substantial wealth.

Kenny Wayne Shepherd’s Personal Life: Married, Wife & Children

Kenny Wayne Shepherd is married to Hannah Gibson, a makeup artist and the oldest daughter of actor, Mel Gibson. The couple had their first encounter in a restaurant located in Shreveport, Louisiana in 2004. Later, they expressed their love and announced their engagement at the end of 2005.

Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Hannah Gibson's wedding ceremony.
Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Hannah Gibson’s wedding ceremony. Source: Daily Mail

The love birds exchanged their wedding vows on 16th September 2006, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Agoura Hills, California. Their wedding service was a traditionalist Catholic ceremony served entirely in Latin. Moreover, the pair has five children, including three daughters and two sons.

Kenny Wayne Shepherd enjoying his vacation with his beautiful wife.
Kenny Wayne Shepherd is enjoying his vacation with his beautiful wife. Source: Instagram. 

Before Shepherd’s marriage with Gibson, he was romantically involved with his high-school sweetheart, Melissa Abcock. The couple started dating each other when they were teenagers. After spending a lovely time, they tied the knot on 23rd September 2000. Unfortunately, they ended their marriage after two years, citing irreconcilable differences.

Kenny Wayne Shepherd with his first wife, Mellisa Abcock.                Source: Getty Images. 

So far, Kenny is living a happy life with his children and wife. The family currently resides in Los Angeles, California with his spouse and kids.

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