About Alan Jackson
Alan Jackson is a well known name in country music industry. He is also known as a multi millionaire in the industry, since the total sum of Alan Jackson net worth currently reaches an estimate of 75 million dollars. Alan Jackson is credited for blending two elements in country music – honky tonk and traditional country music elements. Also, he is known as a creator of many hits sung by him.
Alan Jackson has also released a lot of music albums. He is a creator of his 14 studio albums, 2 Christmas Albums, 3 Greatest Hits Albums as well as 2 Gospel Albums. The sales of all these albums increased the total amount of Alan Jackson net worth, as well. All of these albums were recorded under the label of Artista Nashville.
Approximately 50 hits of the singer have entered the Top 30 Country Songs list compiled by Billboard. 35 songs on this chart hit the top. Therefore, there is no doubt that he could be regarded as one of the most successful country music artists and this involvement has served as the main source of Alan Jackson net worth and brought him a huge fame.
His involvement into music has also been awarded. Alan Jackson is a winner of 16 CMA Awards, 17 ACM Awards as well as 2 Grammy awards. Furthermore, he has also been nominated for various other prestigious awards. In 2001, Alan Jackson got his name inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame, which was a huge achievement to him. It has also been stated that Alan Jackson has sold more than 60 million copies of his music records on an international scale.
Alan Jackson was born in 1958 in Georgia. He was living in a very small house with his parents and four siblings. He has also stated that there was a moment in his life that he had to sleep in a hallway because simply there was no other place where he could sleep at home. Today, his mother is still known to be living in that house.
When he was a kid, Alan Jackson was singing in a gospel choir of his church. When he was 12 years old, Alan Jackson decided to support himself financially and got a job at a local shoe store. In 1983, Alan Jackson wrote his ever first song and little did he know at that time, song writing would become a major part of his life and it would add huge sums of money, increasing Alan Jackson net worth.