Quick Facts of Tanya Tucker
- Full NameTanya Tucker
- Net Worth$60 Million
- Date of Birth1973 /10 /10
- BirthplaceSeminole, Texas, U.S.
- ProfessionSinger, Songwriter
- Active Year1972–present
- Eye colourBlue
- Hair colourBlonde
- Online PresenceInstagram & Twitter
Tanya Tucker is an American music artist who got famous at a very young age of 13, by signing Delta Dawn. Moreover, she has won many awards like for Top New Female Vocalist, Female Vocalist of the Year, to name a few. As well as she nominated for Best Female Country Vocal Performance for a number of times.
People are interested to know about her marital status and relationship. So, are you interested to know about her Age, Husband, Children, Net Worth and much other personal stuff? Stay on our page and read this article to the end.
Tanya Tucker’s Bio & Wiki
Tanya Tucker was born on Oct 10, 1958, in Seminole TX with the sun sign Libra. She was born to father Jesse “Beau” and mother Juanita Tucker. Jesse, who worked as a heavy equipment operator was very supportive of her daughter’s career choices despite being a middle-class dad. The family usually moved from here to there to find a better job. Growing up, Tanya spent her childhood in Willcox, Arizona.
Talking about Tanaya’s career she was inspired by her sister who is also a singer who was a winner of a talent show at the age of 4.
Tanya Tucker’s Personal Life
Moving towards Tanya Tucker’s personal life, she has had relationships with various entertainers. From 1980 to 1981, she dated with Glen Campbell. Also, she was shortly linked to Merle Haggard, Andy Gibb, and Don Johnson.
Later she was linked in an affair with actor Ben Reed, the couple even has a lovely daughter together named Presley Tanita born on July 5, 1989, and son Beau “Grayson”, born October 2, 1991.
After her unsuccessful attempt at love with Reed, Tucker had a relationship with Jerry Laseter, a Nashville musician. They were engaged for the first time in 1997 till 1999.
Moreover, Tanya canceled her wedding just a day before her marriage with Jerry in 1999 after she found out that she was pregnant and was carrying her former boyfriend, LaCosta’s baby.
Soon after that, she gave birth to a lovely daughter Layla LaCosta born on 25 June 1999. After the well publicized break-up with Laseter, she outed an explanation about her decision of not walking down the aisle with the Nashville musician as and said that she didn’t want to walk the walk with him knowing that she was carrying a baby who wasn’t his.
Currently, we don’t know if she is dating anyone, maybe she isn’t willing to get the information out there as media has been the reason for her previous failed marriages and broken relationships.
Tanya Tucker’s Body Measurement & Age
The popular singer has a triangular curvaceous figure. But her height, weight, bra size, shoe size & etc. are not disclosed. Her other physical features include blonde hair, blue eyes, a pointed turned up nose which gives her a perfect appearance.
As of 2019, she is 60 years old.
Tanya Tucker’s Net Worth & Awards
Tany has earned a massive amount of net worth. As of 2019, she has an estimated net worth around $50 million. Yes, she is living a luxurious along with her three grown-up children.
Moreover, as a talented singer who started her career from the age of 15, Tanya has given a number of hit songs and has won many awards that you can see on the chart below:
Academy of Country Music Awards
|Top New Female Vocalist|
|1973||Music City News Country||Most Promising Female Artist of the Year|
|1991||Country Music Association Awards||Female Vocalist of the Year|
|1993||Academy of Country Music Awards||Video of the Year; “Two Sparrows In a Hurricane”|
|1994||CMT||June Artist of the Month|
|1994||Country Music Association Awards||Album of the Year; Common Thread: The Songs of the Eagles|
|1995||Country Weekly’s Golden Pick||Tomorrows Legend|
|2002||CMT’s 40 Greatest Women of Country Music||Ranking — No. 20|
|2016||Academy of Country Music||Cliffie Stone Pioneer Award|
Moreover, not only she had won the awards she was nominated for Best Female Country Vocal Performance for seven times, Best Country Vocal Performance for three times and also many more.
Furthermore, her songs like Texas Two Sparrows In A Hurricane, San Antonio Stroll, What DO I Do With Me, Love Me Like You Used To will definitely live longer and has a great legacy attached to her name.
As of 2019, she is having a luxurious and happy life with her family.
Tanya Tucker An Inspiration To People fighting Depression
Despite conquering the highest pick in the field of country music Tanya Tucker has admittedly suffered from depression and has been fighting to conquer it till date. She is an inspiration to people who are suffering from depression. She, in an interview with Dan Rather for AXS TV’s The Big Interview, shared her experience of how vulnerable she felt and how low and meaningless her life was at points.
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Further, she said that she used medications and every possible way to get rid of her mental health issue and is now fine.