Travis Tritt is a two-time Grammy award-winning country artist known for his multiple hits with Warner Bros. Records and Columbia Records. His songs have made it to the Hot Country Songs charts more than 40 times, including five number ones. Thanks to his successful music career, Travis is a millionaire also owns somewhat around $35 million in net worth. This article provides more details about Travis Tritt’s net worth in 2023, his personal life, professional career, and much more.
Travis Tritt Net Worth 2023
|Net worth (as of 2023)||$35 million (est.)|
Travis Tritt’s Personal Biography
Travis Tritt was born on February 9, 1963, in Marietta, Georgia, to James and Gwen Tritt. His parents divorced when he was a kid and later remarried when Travis turned 18. After performing in the church’s Sunday school choir, Tritt became interested in singing and started learning guitar on his own. Tritt started working in an air conditioning company while playing in clubs but later gave up the air conditioning job to focus solely on his music career.
In 1982, Tritt married his high school sweetheart, Karen Ryon but they got divorced two years later. He then married Jodi Barnett, who was 12 years older than him but divorced her shortly after signing with Warner Bros. in 1989. Travis again got married to Theresa Nelson in 1997 and the couple has one daughter and two sons.
|Full name||James Travis Tritt|
|Genres||Country, country rock, Southern rock, blues, gospel|
|Instruments||Vocals, guitar, banjo|
|Years active||1989 – present|
|Age||Born on February 9, 1963|
|Place of birth||Marietta, Georgia, US|
|Spouse||Theresa Nelson (1997 – present)Jodi Barnett (1984 – 1989)Karen Ryon (1982 – 1984)|
|Parents||Gwen Tritt (mother)James Tritt (father)|
Professional Career of Travis Tritt
Tritt started recording demos with the help of Warner Bros. Records executive Danny Davenport who also helped him set up a demo album for the label company. Once the demo album was complete, Davenport sent it to Warner Bros. Impressed by the album, Warner Bros. signed Tritt in 1987 and asked him to produce six songs to be released as singles. Under the contract, it was mentioned that Tritt will only be signed for full albums if at least one of the six singles become a hit. Not only these songs became major hits but also earned Tritt the Top New Male Artist award win from Billboard. In 1991, Tritt released his second album which went on to become his best-selling album with all of its singles reaching the top five on the country music charts.
In 1999 Tritt left Warner Bros. Records and signed with Columbia Records. His first album with Columbia Records was also a hit and he subsequently released other albums with them before leaving the record in 2005. He then signed with the independent Category 5 Records in 2006 but the company shut down in 2007 over some allegations against the label’s chief executive officer.
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Other than a successful music career, Travis has also done some notable work in movies and TV shows. His first acting role was in the 1993 movie Rio Diablo. In 1994 he also made a special appearance in the movie The Cowboy Way. Tritt has appeared in one episode of the horror anthology series Tales from the Crypt and has guest-starred on Yes, Dear and in Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman. He also made an appearance in the 1997 film Fire Down Below and in Blues Brothers 2000 in 1998.
Albums & Filmography
Here’s a list of all studio albums made by Travis and some of his best works in acting.
- Proud of the Country (1987)
- Country Club (1990)
- It’s All About to Change (1991)
- T-R-O-U-B-L-E (1992)
- Ten Feet Tall and Bulletproof (1994)
- The Restless Kind (1996)
- No More Looking over My Shoulder (1998)
- Down the Road I Go (2000)
- Strong Enough (2002)
- My Honky Tonk History (2004)
- The Storm (2007)
- The Calm After… (2013)
- Set in Stone (2021)
- Rio Diablo (1993)
- Tales from the Crypt (1995)
- Diagnosis Murder (1999)
- Touched by an Angel (1999)
- Arliss (1999)
- Yes, Dear (2004)
- Higglytown Heroes (2004)
- 2001 Maniacs (2005)
- Let There Be Light (2017)
- Forever My Girl (2018)
Awards won by Travis Tritt
Travis has won the following awards in his country music career:
- Billboard Top New Male Artist (1990)
- Country Music Association Vocal Event of the Year (1991, 1993, 1996)
- Grammy Awards Best Country Collaboration with Vocals (1992, 1999)
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