Who is Bill Gaither?
Bill Gaither is an American Christian singer and songwriter. He has served as a mentor and career booster for many up-coming artists in the Christian music scene. He has also extended the music careers of those who started before him, such as by producing the Homecoming albums and tours.
Bill Gaither Age
Gaither is 86 years old as of 2022. He was born on March 28, 1936 in Alexandria, Indiana, United States.
Bill Gaither Height
Gaither stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Bill Gaither Education
Gaither graduated in 1959 from Anderson college with a major in English and a minor in music. After graduating, he went on to start a career as an English teacher.
He attempted for a few years to balance a music career and a full-time teaching job, but he gave up his teaching position in 1967 to focus solely on the Christian music industry.
Bill Gaither Family
Gaither was born to Lela Gaither, George Gaither. He grew up with his two siblings namely Danny Gaither and Mary Ann Gaither. He formed his first group the Bill Gaither Trio consisting of him, and his two siblings.
Bill Gaither Wife
Gaither is married to Gloria Gaither. They married in 1962 and they have been together in marriage for a record 60 years. The couple has written many songs together some of which we have listed below.
Over the years, they have ventured in writing children’s music of Christian genre and their most well-known song is “I Am a Promise.”
Gloria frequently writes the lyrics while Bill writes the music, though they frequently work together on projects. They had 600 songs written as of 2005, and by 2012, that number had risen to almost 700.
Bill Gaither Children
Gaither and his wife are blessed with three children namely; Suzanne Gaither, Benjy Gaither and Amy Gaither.
Bill Gaither Homecoming
The term “Gaither Homecoming” refers to a number of concerts, music albums, and videos that are often produced, promoted, and introduced by Bill Gaither, a well-known Christian music producer and musician.
The Gaither Homecoming label has been used for more than 60 music videos, dozens of music albums, and an annual performance tour that attracted more than 500,000 people in 2004.
Almost all of the videos in the series follow a similar format. A group of several singers can be found on a studio set or concert stage, with performers with historic backgrounds in Southern Gospel music occupying the front row.
Bill Gaither Net worth
Gaither has a net worth of $8 million. He generates his fortunes from his career as a singer.
Bill Gaither Socials
Bill Gaither Songs
– Yes I Know!
– God on the Mountain
– How Beautiful Heaven Must Be
– The Holy Hills of Heaven Call Me
– Hear My Song, Lord
– Sinner Saved by Grace
– Burdens Are Lifted At Calvary
– Sometimes It Takes a Mountain
– Loving God, Loving Each Other
– The Laughing Song
– ‘Till the Storm Passes By
– Greatly Blessed, Highly Favoured
– Alpha and Omega
Bill Gaither Albums
– Harmony in Heartland
– Journey To The Sky
– Greatle Blessed
– We Have This Moment
– Christmas Gaither Vocal Band Style
– Canadian Homecoming
– Kennedy Center Homecoming
How Old is Bill Gaither?
Bill is 86 years old as of 2022. He celebrates his birthday on 28th of March every year.