Quick Facts of Ebby Rozene Cohran

  • Full NameEbby Rozene Cohran
  • Net Worth$40 million
  • Date of Birth06 February, 1936
  • NicknameRozene Cohran
  • Marital Status widowed
  • BirthplaceHouston, Texas
  • Ethnicity African-American
  • ProfessionCosmetologist
  • Nationality American
  • SpouseCharley Pride
  • Children Dion Pride, Kraig Pride, Angela Pride
  • Horoscope Aquarius

Rozene Cohran is the celebrity wife of the late Charley Pride. Charley was the first black country music phenomenon. As a result, He was a country music singer, musician, and former baseball player from the United States.

He was the second best-selling singer on RCA Records after Elvis Presley. Moreover, Pride was one of the few African-American performers to succeed in country music.

His major successes are Kiss an Angel Good Mornin, Just Between You and Me, and Is Anyone Going to San Antone?. Cohran received performer of the year by the Country Music Association in 1971.

Further, continue learning this article to know more about him and his loving wife, Rozene Cohran.

Until death do us part: Rozene and Charley Pride

Rozene and Charley Pride shared six decades of marriage. Rozene and Charley met in Memphis, Tennessee, while Charley was playing baseball. The lovely couple tied the knot in 1956. They got blessed with two sons and a daughter. Both the sons, Dion and Kraig, are musicians.

Dion is indeed a songwriter and a multi-talented musician. Furthermore, the multi-instrumentalist could play guitar, piano, drums, and bass. He opened his father’s show for five years, playing lead guitar and keyboards.

Charley Pride and Rozene Cohran
Charley Pride and Rozene Cohran. Image source: Instagram

They remained married until Charley died in 2020. Charley Pride passed away on December 12, 2020, at the age of 86, due to COVID-19 complications. He had previously received the Country Music Association’s Lifetime Achievement Award a few weeks before.

According to critics, some attendees at the ceremony were not wearing masks, and Pride most certainly contracted COVID at the occasion.

Moreover, In 1997, Pride underwent surgery at the University of Arkansas to remove a tumor on his vocal cord.

Rozene Cohran’s age &Profession

Rozene was born on February 6th, 1936, as Ebby Rozene Cohran. She was born and raised in Houston, Texas. She is a  86 year old widow and prefers to stay away from the limelight. However, she has been spotted with her spouse on various momentous occasions and award ceremonies.

Charley Pride and Rozene Cohran attend the 2019 Country Music Hall of Fame Medallion Ceremony
Charley Pride and Rozene Cohran attending Medallion Ceremony. Image source: Zimbio

Talking about her Profession, Cohran is a Cosmetologist. She is of African-American origin and has American nationality.

Networth

Keeping in mind that a 86 year old Rozene is not any renowned person instead just a wife of a legendary musician. It is quite obvious that her networth to be unknown.

Nevertheless, her husband, Charley Pride, had a net worth of $40 million. The majority of his revenue is from his successful career in the music industry from 1952 until 2020.

Charley Pride attends the 54th annual CMA Awards at the Music City Center
Charley Pride attends the 54th annual CMA Awards at the Music City Center. Image source: Zimbio

American country performer Charley Pride’s albums career encompasses 44 studio albums. Similarly, three records, seven video albums, 36 compilation albums, three extended playlists, and 12 recording performances.

Major Highlights of Charley Pride

  • Charley Pride was the son of sharecroppers born in March 1934 in Sledge, Mississippi.
  • He served in the Military before relocating to Montana to seek a professional baseball career.
  • He was spotted at one of these local pub gigs and signed a record contract with RCA two years later, in 1963.
  • Charley joined the Texas Rangers Major League Baseball franchise as a minority owner in 2000.
  • In 2017, he released his final and 47th album, Music in My Heart.
  • In celebration of his tremendous musical career, Mississippi has a 33-mile-long roadway named after him called the Charley Pride Highway.

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