Trisha Yearwood (born September 19, 1964) is a three-time Grammy-winning American country music singer. She was born in Monticello, Georgia to Jack and Gwen Yearwood, and developed her musical talent in Nashville, Tennessee, where she was a student at Belmont University. Her first number one single was "She's in Love with the Boy" (released 1991).
She married her first husband, Christopher Latham, in 1987 but the two divorced in 1991. Trisha married Robert Reynolds, the bass player for The Mavericks, on May 21, 1994, and they divorced in 1999.
On May 25, 2005, Yearwood became engaged to fellow country superstar and longtime friend Garth Brooks in front of 7,000 fans. On December 10, 2005, they were married in a private ceremony at the couple's home in Owasso, Oklahoma. It was Brooks' second marriage and Yearwood's third. Brooks has three daughters from his first marriage--Taylor, August, and Allie.
Brooks and Yearwood first met in October 1987 recording demos for songwriter Kent Blazy. The two immediately hit it off as friends, with Garth saying he thought Trisha was the most beautiful woman he had ever seen. The friends pledged whoeve...
|Born||September 19, 1964|
|Years active||1991 - Present|
|Related artists||Garth Brooks, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Linda Ronstadt, Emmylou Harris, Patty Loveless, Reba McEntire, Suzy Boggus|