Deana Carter is an American country music singer-songwriter who was born on January 4, 1966. Deana Kay Carter is her full name. With the release of her debut album Did I Shave My Legs for This in 1996, Deana achieved commercial success.
Bio of Deana Carter
The debut album Did I Shave My Legs for This? by American country music singer-songwriter Deana Carter, which sold more than five million copies and was certified five times multi-platinum in the US, marked her breakthrough in 1996.
Everything’s Gonna Be Alright from 1998, I’m Just a Girl from 2003, The Story of My Life from 2005, and The Chain from 2007 came after it. 14 songs in total have been released from Carter’s albums, including “How Do I Get There,” “We Danced Anyway,” and “Strawberry Wine,” all of which peaked at Number One on the Billboard country charts.
Age of Deana Carter
Deana Carter, whose full name is Deana Kay Carter, was born on January 4th, 1966, in Nashville, Tennessee, in the United States.
Deana Carter Height
Deana has grey eyes and blonde hair. She stands at 5 feet 5 inches and weighs a respectable amount.
Parents and Siblings of Deana Carter
Fred F. Carter Jr. and Anna Carter had Deana Carter as a child (Mother). Her father was an American vocalist, producer, and songwriter in addition to being a guitarist.
On July 17, 2010, her father passed away in Nashville, Tennessee, in the United States. One of her siblings is Jeff Carter.
Wedding of Deana Carter
Gray Hayes Hicky was born in September 2004 during Carter’s relationship with music video director Chris Hicky.
Carter wed her partner Brandon Malone in Malibu on October 3, 2009. Carter and Malone filed for divorce in November 2012, citing their irreconcilable differences.
Since her late father had a kidney transplant, Carter has served as the organization’s national spokeswoman. Songs From the Heart, another book by Carter, was written.
Career & Professional Life of Deana Carter
Only Europe received Carter’s debut album when it was released in 1991.
She sang a sarcastic song titled “Did I Shave My Legs For This?” Carter made his debut in the country music industry in 1996, and his debut album was certified 5 times multi-platinum in the US for sales of over 5 million.
With a “Little Bit of Sunshine,” as her father had given her the moniker.
Among the 14 tracks on the Billboard country charts, three songs by Deana are listed:
1. Matraca Berg and Gary Harrison are the authors of Strawberry Wine.
2. We Sing Anyway was penned by Matraca Berg and Randy Scruggs.
3. How Can I Acquire Three? was co-written and recorded by Deana Carter and Chris Farren.
- Father Christmas, the third studio album in the folk, world, and country genres was released in 2001.
- 2003: The fourth studio album, I’m Just a Girl, debuted at number six in the US. Billboard’s Top Country Album Chart and position #58.
- The Chain, the sixth studio album, reached its high on the US Country chart in 2007 at position #60. the album’s first and only single, “On the Road Again.”
- After The Chain was published in 2013, Carter released Southern Way of Life. She took a break from recording songs to spend time with her son.
The 2018 films Running From My Root, The Watch, and Anastasia 1997 all featured Deana as an actress.
Awards and Nominations for Carter
Deana Carter received three Grammy Award nominations.
She received nominations for the Academy of Country Music Awards in 1997, 1998, and 2011, as well as the Country Music Association Award for the first time in 2012.
The song Strawberry Wine by Carter was awarded an Academy of Country Music Award.
Carter’s Earnings and Net Worth
Deana Carter has a $5 million net worth as of 2022. She receives an annual salary ranging from $21,621 to $207,938 as an American vocalist. She makes money from YouTube as well.
For $836,000 Carter sold her Spanish-style villa close to West Hollywood. It had square footage of $1,080.