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(Musician, Record Producer, Composer, Songwriter, and Arranger)

Artist David Foster is married and a father of five.

Relationship Facts of David Foster

David Foster is married to Katharine McPhee {Compare Couple}.
David Foster married on June 28, 2019.
💑 Anniversary in 126 days 💑
He is father of Five (Amy S. Foster, Erin Foster, Sara Foster, Allison Jones Foster, Jordan Foster).
David Foster is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of David Foster?

David Foster is a married man. In June 2018, he became engaged to Katharine McPhee of American Idol fame.

Later on June 28th, 2019, they walked the aisle at the Armenian Church of St Yeghiche, London.

The wedding was lavish and was attended by friends and family. This couple is expecting their first child together.

Past Marriages

Till now David has been married four times. His first wife was a singer/writer B.J. Cook.

The couple had a daughter in 1973 and named her Amy Foster-Gillies. Cook already had a daughter from her previous marriage and stayed with her.

His second wife was Rebecca Dyer with whom he married on October 27, 1982. They had three daughters together.

Their first daughter Sara Foster was born in 1981, Erin Foster their second daughter was born in 1982 and their third daughter Jordan Foster was born in 1986. The couple got divorced in 1986.

After getting divorced from his second wife, David married again in the year 1991 with an actress Linda Thompson. In the year 2005, the couple got divorced.

Then on November 11, 2011, David married Yolanda Hadid, the Dutch model and interior designer in Beverly Hills, California.

The couple announced their decision to get divorced on December 1, 2015. He has been dating Christie Brinkley since Dec 2016. But this relationship also didn’t last long.

Relationship Timeline

Relationship TypeTotalTime Duration
Married515 years, 6 months
Dating11 month, 1 day

Relationship History With?

  • Yolanda Hadid (2011 – 2015)
  • Linda Thompson (1991 – 2005)
  • Rebecca Dyer (1982 – 1986)
  • B.J. Cook (1972 – 1981)
  • Christie Brinkley (2016 – 2017)
  • Selma Blair (2016)
  • Katharine McPhee (2019)

Who is David Foster?

David Foster is a musician, record producer, composer, songwriter, and arranger. He has won 16 Grammy Awards from 47 selections also the director of Verve Records between 2012 and 2016.

Who are the parents of David Foster?

Talking about his early life, David Foster was born on  November 1, 1949. He experienced his childhood in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada as David Walter Foster.

He is the child of Maurice Foster, a support yard director, and Eleanor May Foster, a homemaker.

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Caption: David Foster and his wife Katherine in Mykonos (Source: Pressform)

His nationality is Canadian and his ethnicity is Mixed (English Scottish and Irish). Regarding his education, he enlisted in the University of Washington music program.

David Foster: Career

In his career, David Foster assumed a fundamental part as a studio player and arranger taking shape of the 1979 collection Earth, Wind, and Fire collection I Am.

He additionally contributed as a co-essayist on six tracks of the collection.

Likewise, in the year 1980, David and his co-journalists Jay Graydon and Bill Champlin won the Grammy Award for Best R&B Song for the melody “After the Love Has Gone”.

In the 1980s, he added to many hit tunes that topped many outlines in the U.S. like “Hard to Say I’m Sorry”, Stay The Night”, “Cherish Me Tomorrow”, “You’re the Inspiration”, “Brilliance of Love”, “Everlastingly”, “Shouldn’t something be said about me?” and some more. In the 2000s, David created many real

David Foster in 1980s, added to many hit tunes that topped many outlines in the U.S. like “Hard to Say I’m Sorry”, Stay The Night”, “Cherish Me Tomorrow”, “You’re the Inspiration”, “Brilliance of Love”,

“Everlastingly”, “Shouldn’t something be said about me?” and some more. In the 2000s, David created many real marks and make big appearance collections under his 143 records.

In the year 2003, David Foster won an Emmy Award in the Outstanding Music and Lyrics class for The Concert for World Children’s Day.

He has additionally formed a tune for the film The Score in 2001 which was utilized as a part of the film. To date, he has worked with numerous renowned vocalists, performers, and makers and has organized music for them.

He is one of the multi-talented individuals in the music business. He has won 16 Emmy Awards in 47 designations.

His first Emmy Award was in the year 1980 for the melody “After the Love Has Gone“. After that in 1983, 1985, 1987, 1992, 1994, 1997, 2008, and 2011 he won an Emmy Award.

Salary and Net Worth

David Foster’s total net worth is estimated to be $15o million as of 2023 and a salary of around $800,000 per year due to endorsements of several brands and revenues.

Is David Foster involved in any rumors and controversies?

E! News reported on Monday that David Foster and Katharine McPhee were spotted on a dinner date in Malibu, igniting rumors of a blossoming romance.

“By the end of the date, Katharine sat on David’s side of the table and cuddled him with a blanket,” added the source.  However, a rep for the 63-year-old told PEOPLE Magazine they were just friends.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

David Foster has a height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs 70 kg.  His hair color is grey and his eye color is hazel.

Social Media

Foster is active on social media such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts.

David Foster has more than 459.3k followers on Facebook, he has over 99.6k followers on Twitter, and 368k followers on his Instagram account.

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