Bill Gaither Biography
William James Gaither, popularly known as Bill Gaither, is an American singer and song composer of the southern gospel and also Christian music. He was born on the 28th of March, 1936, in Alexandria, Indiana, in the United States of America. He is known to sing and compose numerous songs with his wife, Gloria. Generally, the two have composed 600 songs, and by 2005, the number had risen to 700.
Bill Gaither Age and Birthday
Bill Gaither was born on the 28th of March, 1936, in Alexandria, Indiana, in the United States of America. He is currently 84 years old as of 2020. He, therefore, celebrates his happy birthday with his family and friends on the 28th of March every. He will celebrate his next birthday on the 28th of March, 2021, when he will be turning 85 years.
Bill Gaither parents and Siblings
Gaither was born in a family of three children. His father is called George Gaither while his mother is known as Lela Gaither. He also has two siblings, namely, Mary Ann Gaither and Danny Gaither. The family is a devoted Christian by faith.
Bill Gaither Education
Gaither acquired his education at Anderson College after learning from Taylor University for one year. He graduated from Anderson in 1959 with a bachelor’s degree in English and a minor in music.
Bill Gaither Wife and Children
Gaither married his beautiful and loving wife, Gloria Sickal in the year 1982, and the two lives in Alexandria, Indiana, in the United States of America. The couple’s marriage is blessed with three grown-up children, namely, Suzanne, Amy, and Benjamin. Bill’s wife was the best writer that he had ever found.
Bill Gaither Career History
At the college, Bill Gaither formed a group that consisted of Marry Anne and Danny Gaither, among others who recorded their song, ‘He touched me.’ After graduating from the college of Anderson, Bill started working as an English teacher and later on resigned from the job and worked full-time as a musician in the Christian Music Industry.
After marriage, the two spent most of their time teaching jobs, singing, recording, and publishing their music until in 1967 when they resumed music as their passionate career. Bill and Gloria have won eight honored awards and over a dozen nominations. They have also received over two dozen Dove Awards from the Gospel Music Association, thereby acquiring the Gospel Music Association’s ‘Songwriter of the Year.’
Bill Gaither Homecoming
Gaither is a very talented and skillful musician who brings harmony and peace in the hearts of those who listen to his music. Every of his DVD presents itself with special bonus features like behind the scenes footage, Gaither comedy, and interviews. Gaither got the inspiration of becoming a singer from southern gospel singers like Jake Hess and Hovie Lister. He also got inspiration from groups such as the Speers, the Statesmen, and the Happy Goodman. As a singer, Gaither has song many albums of songs, of which some of them are listed below.
- He Touched Me
- Sinner Saved By Grace
- I Believe In a Hill Called Mount Calvary
- The King Is Coming
- Sometimes It Takes a Mountain
- Because He Lives
- God on The Mountain
- Till the Storm Passes By
- I’ve Never been This homesick Before
- Alpha and Omega
- Amazing Grace
- Love Can Turn the World
- Greatly Blessed, Highly Favored
- The Holy Hills Of Heaven Call Me
- This Is Just What Heaven Means To Me
- Glorious Impossible
- Yes! I Know
- There Is A Fountain
- You Are My All in All/Canon In D
- He Is Here
- Leaning On The Everlasting Arms
- Farther Along
- Burdens Are Lifted At Calvary
- The Old Rugged Cross Made The Difference
- He Will Carry You
- The Love of God
- Where No One Stands Alone
- I Bowed On My Knees
- How Great Thou Art
- All The Cross I Then Shall Live
Bill Gaither Albums
- All Day Signing’
- Greatly Blessed
- Journey To The sky
- I Do Believe
- Canadian Homecoming
- Hymn Classics
- Country Bluegrass Homecoming
- Best of Bill Gaither
- Rocky Mountain Homecoming
- Harmony In The Heartland
- The King Is Coming
- Kennedy Center Homecoming
- Bill Gaither Remastered Collection
- Because He Lives
- Classic Moments from The Bill Gaither Trio
Bill Gaither Awards
- Songwriter of the Year
- Song of the Year for ‘Because He Lives’
- Mixed Group of the Year-Bill Gaither Trio
- Praise and Worship Album of the Year
- Inspiration Album of the Year
- Southern Album Gospel of the Year
- Long-Form Video of the Year for A Farewell Celebration
- Best Inspiration Performance
- Best Southern Gospel Album for Homecoming
- Best Southern, Country, or Bluegrass Gospel Album for
Bill Gaither Net Worth
Bill Gaither has an estimated net worth of $12 million as of 2020, making him one of the richest and influential musicians in America.
Bill Gaither Wiki
- Full Name: William James Gaither
- Popular as: Bill Gaither
- Gender: Male
- Age: 84 years
- Date of Birth: 28th of May, 1936
- Place of Birth: Alexandria, Indiana in the United States of America
- Nationality: American
- Citizenship: American
- Race: White
- Height: Unknown
- Weight: Unknown
- Religion: Christian
- Education: Anderson College
- Father’s Name: George Gaither
- Mother’s Name: Lela Gaither
- Siblings: Mary Anne Gaither and Danny Gaither
- Profession: Musician, singer, song recorder
- Salary: Unknown
- Net Worth: 12 million
- Music Groups: Gaither Vocal Brand and Bill Gaither Trio
- Movies and TV shows: Bill and Gloria Gaither: Joy in the Camp
- Albums: Back Home in Indiana, Gaither Gospel Series
- Sexual Orientation: Straight
- Marital Status: Married
- Spouse: Gloria Sickal
- Children: Suzanne Gaither, Amy Gaither, and Benjy Gaither
- Hair Color: Brown
- Eye Color: Brown
- Website: gaither.com
Frequently asked questions about Bill Gaither
Who is Bill Gaither?
Bill Gaither is an American singer and Song composer of not only the southern gospel but also Christian music.
How old is Bill Gaither?
Gaither is 84 years old as of 2020. He celebrates his happy birthday on the 28th of March every year. His next birthday will be on the 28th of March, 2021, where he will be turning 85 years of age.
Is Bill Gaither married?
Bill married his beautiful and lovely wife, Gloria Sickal, in 1982. The couple lives in Alexandria, Indiana, in the United States of America.
Does Bill Gaither have Children?
Gaither’s marriage to Gloria is blessed with three grown-up children, namely, Suzanne Gaither, Amy Gaither, and Benjy Gaither.
How much is Bill Gaither’s net worth?
Gaither has a net worth that is estimated to be $14 million.
What religion is Bill Gather?
Bill is a devoted Christian who sings and composes gospel music.
Is Bill Gaither alive or dead?
As of 220, Gaither is alive and in good health
Bill Gaither contacts
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