George Harvey Strait who is usually referred by his fans as “king of country music” because of his songs of country music. Apart from being a musician, he is an actor and a very talented music producer. He is famous for always being true to his style in country music while still bringing the tradition of country music. Like many musicians, George Harvey Strait discovered his music when he and his friends decided to form a garage band while in high school. While he was attending the live performances in Texan towns and this made his interest in country music become more. The george strait merchandise is in high demand.
Apart from the information above about George Strait, below are general information about George Harvey Strait you probably didn’t know.
He dislikes interviews
George Strait has been known that he is shy because he does not like interviews, but that not the case. George Strait prefers the time he could spend talking to a reporter to spend it on an important thing like his family and music. But he still sits down and talks to reporters, but it’s not often as people would like.
His father raised him
George Strait and his brothers were raised by his father because his mother Doris left them at a very young age after a divorce. He does not talk much about his mother or what happened because he is known to be a private person when it comes to his private life and his family.
George Strait is known to have the most nominations in CMA and ACM. He has two awards when it comes to the CMA entertainer of the year and also two awards of entertainer of the year in ASM. And this is not all he still has an award for male vocalist of the year in country music. He is still going ahead to beat the musician who has the most records, and he is remaining with only three albums so that he can have more record compared to all country music musicians.
His best songs didn’t reach number one
While he has 60 albums that have been number one hits and that is more compared to any country music musician, some of the best songs that he did didn’t even reach to be number one they only made to be among number 5 or top 10. George Strait has more than 90 singles country music. At least he has been able to release one single over the years as he started in the music industry. No artist can claim to have this kind of success that George Strait has.