Quick Facts of Brenda Gail Webb
- Full Name Brenda Gail Webb
- Net Worth$10 Million
- Date of Birth1951 /01 /09
- NicknameCrystal Gayle
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplacePaintsville, Kentucky, U.S.
- ProfessionSinger, Songwriter, Actress
- Active Year1970–Present
- Eye colourBlue
- Hair colourDark Brown
- SpouseBill Gatzimos (m. 1970)
- Height5ft 2inches (1.57 m)
- Weight55Kg (121lbs)
- Body MeasurementSlim
- EducationWabash High School
- Online PresenceTwitter, Instagram, Facebook, YouTube
- Children 2 children - Catherine Clare Gatzimos and Christos James Gatzimos
Crystal Gayle is an American country music singer. She is well-known for her musical albums, When I Dream, and We Must Believe in Magic both of which went platinum. Moreover, Gayle is a member of Grand Ole Opry and has a starred near to her sister Lynn in the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
As of 2019, Gayle’s net worth is $10 Million and earns a lucrative amount of fortune from her career. Besides, she got married to Bill Gatzimos on June 3, 1971. They also share two adorable children, Catherine Clare Gatzimos and Christos James Gatzimos. To know more in details about Crystal’s career as well as her personal life, read the biography of Crystal Gayle.
Who is Brenda Gail Webb? Her Bio & Wiki
Crystal Gayle is an American country music singer. She is famous for her popular album When I Dream in 1978. Moreover, she has performed in the background of her sibling’s bands, Loretta Lynn in the 1960s. She was awarded for The Best Female Country Vocal Performance for her song, Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue in 1978.
#tbt This little girl had big dreams. Thanks to you, they’ve come true. 🎶❤️🎶 #whenidream #believe
Gayle was born as Brenda Gail Gatzimos on 9th January 1951 in Paintsville, Kentucky, U.S. Gayle’s nationality is American and her ethnicity White-American. She was raised by her parents, Clara Marie Ramey Webb, a nurse (1912 – 1981) and Melvin “Ted” Webb, a coal miner and subsistence farmer, who died of Coalworker’s pneumoconiosis (1906 – 1959).
Furthermore, Gayle has seven siblings, Melvin Webb (December 4, 1929 – July 1, 1993), Loretta Lynn (born April 14, 1932), Herman Webb (born in1934), Donald Ray Webb (April 2, 1941 – October 13, 2017), Jay Lee Webb (February 12, 1937 – July 31, 1996), Peggy Sue (born in March 24, 1943) and Betty Ruth Webb (born 1946).
My favorite photo in Butcher Holler. "On The Porch"Standing, Herman, Betty Ruth, Peggy Sue and Don.I am sitting on the swing, while Loretta is taking a great nap! ❤️ #family
Among seven siblings, three siblings Loretta Lynn, Peggy Sue, and Jay Lee Webb are renowned singers. Sissy Spacek, American Actress, played the role of her sister, Loretta in a movie, The Coal Miner’s Daughter. She was just 4 when her family moved to Wabash, Indiana.
Besides, Gayle used to be a shy child but liked to sing. Gayle’s mother encouraged to sing for visitors and guests in their house which helped her to get rid of her nervousness. Concerning about her education, she graduated from Wabash High School in 1970. After graduating from high school, Gayle signed with Decca Records, her sister’s label but was advised her to change her name as the label already had a singer, Brenda Lee.
Inside of Crystal Gayle’s Career
Talking about Crystal Gayle’s profession, Gayle started her career from music and released her one of her single, I’ve Cried The Blue Right Out of My Eyes in 1970. Her sister, Loretta was a songwriter of a song and hit #23 on Billboard’s country singles chart. At the time most of Gayle’s singles were written by her sister and the label asked her to sing in a similar style same as her sister. However, this approach failed as Gayle didn’t even appear in the country’s Top 40. Besides, she regularly appears in Blake Emmon‘s TV show, The Country Place. Gayle’s single, Restless ranked #39 on the Billboard in 1974.
Furthermore, Gayle left Decca Records and signed with United Artists which gave her creative freedom. She released her first album, Crystal Gayle in 1974. Her second single, Wrong Road Again peaked the first top-ten country hit, listing at #6. She released, I’ll Do It All Over peaked #1 and You Never Miss a Real Good Thing Till He Says Goodbye Again, peaked #2 in 1975. Moreover, she recalled what her sister, Loretta Lynn had said:
“‘You record what I couldn’t record — you do MOR, middle of the road’, “and that was the best advice I could get. I don’t think I ever would have made it if I went down the road and did the music my sister did. I would only have been compared to her.”
Moreover, Gayle was requested to become a member of the Grand Ole Opry by Carrie Underwood after 50 years of her appearance as a guest artist on November 15, 2016. She is currently working on her new album which will be covers of country music classics and will be produced by her son.
How Much is Crystal Gayle’s Earnings & Net Worth?
Crystal Gayle has an estimated net worth of $10 Million as of 2019. Moreover, she earns a lucrative amount of wealth from her profession. Moreover, she has won many Grammy Awards.
Furthermore, Gayle ranked #32 out of the 40 Greatest Women in Country History. The most successful song in Gayle’s entire career was, Don’t it Make My Brown Eyes Blue. Further, she has released 24 studio albums, 17 compilation albums, and 1 live album as well. She had twenty #1 country songs in the 1970s and 1980s. Moreover, six of her albums was certified gold, and one of the first female artists to reach platinum sales in country music history.
Crystal Gayle’s Social Media
Crystal Gayle is active on social media. She is followed by a huge number of fans on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube. Moreover, he has 25.2k followers on Twitter as well as 8.3k followers on Instagram. Also, she has 240,469 followers on Facebook and 3k subscribers on YouTube.
Crystal Gayle’s Body Measurement
Crystal Gayle has a perfect personality with a height of 5ft 2inches (1.52m) and weighs around 55kg (121lbs). Moreover, Gayle’s hair color is dark brown and her eye color is blue. Besides, there is no detailed information measuring her body.
Who is Crystal Gayle’s Husband? Know About Her Marriage
Coming up to Crystal Gayle’s personal life, Gayle is a married woman. She got married to Bill Gatzimos, the President of Gayle Enterprises, Inc on June 3, 1971. Moreover, the couple has two beautiful children, Catherine Clare Gatzimos and Christos James Gatzimos. Previously, he worked in Crystal’s for Fine Gifts & Jewelry, Inc for 23 years before leaving in 2009.
Later in January 2007, Christopher Daniel Gay, American habitual car thief stole her tour bus while he was trying to escape from the jail and made his way to Tennessee. Later, he drove the bus from Tennessee to Florida and parked the car near Jeff Gordon, the NASCAR Cup Series driver. The next day, Gay was busted, and the bus was returned to Gayle.