Granger Smith (born September 4, 1979) is an American Country Music Singer and Songwriter from Dallas, Texas. Actually, he signed his first contract at the age of 19 in Nashville. Smith performed in White House three times. Furthermore, his full real birth name is “Granger Kelly Smith”.
Additionally, he visited the borders of Iraq and Kuwait for his concerts. In his musical career, he released around nine studio albums, one EP and one live album. Granger’s studio albums are “Waiting on Forever” (1999), “Memory Rd” (2004), “Livin’ Like a Lonestar” (2006), “Poets & Prisoners” (2011) and “When the Good Guys Win” (2017).
Interestingly, his maximum albums released in the name of Granger Smith Label. However, he lost his youngest baby River Kelly Smith in a deadly drowning accident. Granger and family took his son to the Dell Children’s Medical Care, Texas. Moreover, the doctors tried to save the baby but they failed to do.
He and his wife Amber planned to donate the organs of their baby. The Hollywood Actress shared an emotional post on her official Instagram. In fact, she asked the people not to send any flowers to them. On the other hand, they can donate money to Dell Children’s Medical Care.
Early Life, Parents & Profile
Granger Smith was born on 4th of September 1979 in Dallas, Texas (USA). Actually, his age is around 39 years old. There is no update made regarding his mom-dad and siblings.
Furthermore, Granger graduated from Lake Highlands High School in Dallas, Texas. Then, he pursued his degree at Texas A&M University.
In fact, Granger connected to music as a hobby at the age of 14. Therefore, he planned to shift to Nashville to start his career in music.
Wedding, Spouse & Children
Smith met his life partner, Wife Amber Bartlett in 2009. At that time, he cast her in a music video with him. They dated for two years and married on February 11, 2010.
In fact, Granger and Amber have one daughter London Smith and two Sons River Kelly Smith and Lincoln Monarch Smith. Presently, he resides with his family in Austin, Texas (USA). Recently, his 3-year-old son River Kelly died.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Full Real Birth Name||Granger Kelly Smith.|
|Nick name||Granger & Earl Dibbles Jr.|
|Profession||Country Singer & Songwriter.|
|In The News For||He lost his youngest son River Kelly Smith.|
|Age (As of 2019)||39 years old|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||September 4, 1979.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Dallas, Texas (USA).|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Social Media Stats||Instagram: instagram.com/earldibblesjr (1.3m followers).
Facebook: fb.com/Granger Smith.
|Awards||Won the BMI Country Award for the "Backroad Song".|
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Taurus.|
|Current Residence||Austin, Texas (USA).|
|Studio Albums||1. Waiting on Forever (1999).
2. Memory Rd” (2004).
3. Livin’ Like a Lonestar (2006).
4. Poets & Prisoners” (2011).
5. When the Good Guys Win” (2017).
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 175 cm.
Meters: 1.75 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 70 Kg.
Pounds: 154 lbs.
|Biceps Size||12 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||41-33-34.|
|Shoe Size (US)||9.|
|Tattoos details?||Will Update.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Marital Status||Married Since 2010.|
|Wedding Date||February 11, 2010.|
|Dating History?||Linked with his partner Amber Bartlett.|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Amber Bartlett (Hollywood Actress).|
|Children||Son: River Kelly Smith & Lincoln Monarch Smith.
Daughter: London Smith.
|School||Lake Highlands High School in Dallas, Texas.|
|Alma Mater||Texas A&M University.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celeb||Actor: Hugh Jackman.
Actress: Meghan Markle.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Miami.|
|Love to do||Playing Guitar, Writing songs & Traveling.|
|Favorite Dishes||Italian Food.|
|Net worth (Approx.)||$6 Million US Dollars (As of 2019).|
|Salary, Earnings & Monthly Income||Under review.|
|Home Details||House in Austin, Texas.|
|Email Address||Will Update.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||NA.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Granger Smith
- Wikipedia: Granger first associated with the music label “EMI Music Publishing”.
- Then, he associated with two more labels such as “Wheelhouse” and “Thirty Tigers”.
- His single “Backroad Song” got 320,000 downloads within one week of its release.
- In fact, he received the BMI Country Award for his popular single.
- The 39-year-old gave guitar lessons to himself.
- Due to his son’s sudden death, he canceled his Kansas City concert in June 2019.
- Granger Smith stands tall at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (175 cm). His body weight is around 70 Kilograms (154 pounds) approx.
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- Meanwhile, he used another name on the stage i.e. “Earl Dibbles Jr.”.
- Smith’s album “Dirt Road Driveway” (2013) reached #11 indie charts and #15 on the US charts.
- Money Factor: Presently, his accumulated Net worth is valued at $6 Million US Dollars.
- He composed a song in university “We Bleed Maroon”.