|Real Name/Full Name||Toby Keith Covel|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Toby Keith|
|Birth Place:||Clinton, Oklahoma, U.S.|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||8 July 1961|
|Age/How Old:||61 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 190 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 3″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 95 Kg
In Pounds – 209 lbs
|Hair Color:||Light brown|
|Parents Name:||Father – Hubert K. Covel, Jr.
Mother – Carolyn Joan
|Siblings:||Brother and sister|
|School:||Highland West Junior High
Moore High School
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Tricia Lucus (m. 1984)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Stelen Keith Covel, Krystal Keith, and Shelley Covel Rowland|
|Profession:||Singer, songwriter, actor, and record producer|
|Net Worth:||$400 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Toby Keith is a renowned American singer, songwriter, actor as well as a talented record producer. He has been highly famous for the different country music he has released through studio albums such as Blue Moon, Dream Walkin’, Boomtown, among many others. He has raked much of his wealth through the music industry, especially through Should’ve Been a Cowboy and Beer for my horses. Here is all you need to know about Toby Keith.
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Biography and Early Life
Toby Keith, whose birth name is Toby Keith Covel, was born on the 8th of July 1961 in Clinton, Oklahoma, U.S. He was born by his parents Hubert K. Covel, Jr., his father, and Carolyn Joan, his mother. He has a brother and sister, but their names are not yet revealed to the public. Together with his siblings, Keith was brought up in Fort Smith, Arkansas, and later on to Moore, Oklahoma.
Having visited his grandmother in Fort Smith, Keith was fascinated by musicians at the Billie Garner’s Supper Club owned by his grandmother; thus, this forms his early interest in music. He worked around there and later on found himself playing with the bands there. Keith has gifted his first guitar at the age of 8 years.
He has since remained true to his earlier fascination by becoming one of the greatest country music singers of his time.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Toby Keith in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Toby Keith’s age is 61 years old as of today’s date 19th March 2023 having been born on 8 July 1961. Though, he is 6′ 3″ in feet and inches and 190 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 209 lbs in Pound and 95kg in Kilograms.
Toby attended Highland West Junior High and later on went to Moore High School, where he did his high schooling. Being a good footballer, Keith played football while in high school. He played on the defensive end on the school’s football team.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Toby is a married man. He is married to his wife, Tricia Lucus, whom he married back in 1984. The two have led a happy married life together. They have additionally been blessed with three wonderful children, namely Stelen Keith Covel, Krystal Keith, and Shelley Covel Rowland. Additionally, Keith has four grandchildren.
He is a philanthropist who readily supports great works such as the Ally’s House organization that helps children with cancer. He has also been involved in other charity works.
Is Toby Keith Gay?
Toby Keith is neither gay nor is he bisexual person. His sexual orientation is straight. He has been involved in a long marriage relationship with his wife, Tricia. The two have three children have not had any claims of affairs.
After finishing high school, Toby worked in the oil fields as a derrick hand. He worked his way up to different ranks till he became a managing director. When he was 20 years, he formed the Easy. Money Band together with his friends. They used to play in local bands while working in the oil industry. After the industry was hit, he reverted to football in addition to music and later on concentrated on music.
At 30 years old, Toby debuted in the music industry with the album should’ve Been a Cowboy. This made him very famous, and his fame was boosted by the release of Blue Moon in 1996. Through the song Does That Blue Moon Ever Shine on You, Keith received a platinum certification for his outstanding performance.
In his song, Toby played the bass guitar in addition to doing duet vocals. His greatest hit album is the mercury that he released in 1998. Since then, Toby has released other high acclaimed albums that have won him huge fans all over.
Additionally, Toby tossed himself in the acting arena and has made appearances in different television shows and films. He started out by making adverts before he went to the big screens. He has appeared in films such as the 2006 Broken Bridges. He also co-hosted the CMT Music Awards from 2003 to 2012 together with Pamela Anderson and Kristen Bell.
Through his career in the entertainment world, Toby Keith has received many awards. Some of the awards he has received include seven Academy of Country Music Awards, four American Music Awards, two Country Music Association Awards, an American Country Awards, and two British Country Music Association Awards, among many other awards.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Toby Keith in 2023
As of 2023, Toby has an estimated net worth of about $400 million. All his wealth has been from his career as a country singer, songwriter, actor as well as a record producer. He also earned some money in his early years while working in the oil mines.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- His father was killed in a car accident, and the family received a $2.8 million reward from the Rodriguez Transporters of Tulsa.
While Toby had many fallback plans, including playing football and working in the oil mines, the music stood out as the only path that he was destined for. Starting at 30 years, he has had a blast in the music industry that offered him a chance to appear also in different films and television shows.