Marty Stuart Biography


John Marty Stuart is an American country music singer-songwriter. Marty Stuart is married to Connie Smith

More about the relationship

Since July 8, 1997, Stuart has been married to country artist Connie Smith who is also a singer. Marty first saw Connie when she was performing at one of her concerts. As of 2022, he has no children.

Previously, he was married to Cindy Cash, the daughter of Johnny Cash in the year 1983, and later divorced in 1988.  They have no children.

Relationship Facts of Marty Stuart

  • Marty Stuart is married to Connie Smith {Compare Couple}.
  • Marty Stuart married on July 08, 1997.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 12 days 💑
  • He does not have any kids as of now.
  • Marty Stuart is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Marty Stuart?

John Marty Stuart is an American country music singer-songwriter. Marty Stuart is popularly known for both his traditional style, and eclectic merging of rockabilly, honky-tonk, and traditional country music.

He is also a multiple Grammy Award-winning. Marty had a string of country hits in the early 1990s.

Stuart was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame on August 12, 2020.

Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity, Nationality

Marty is 60 years old. He was born on September 30, 1958, in Philadelphia, Mississippi, U.S. His father’s name is John Richard Stuart who died on Thursday, April 9 and his mother’s name is Hilda Annette Johnson. Jennifer Stuart is his younger sister. Marty belongs of American nationality. There is no information about his ethnicity.

Marty Stuart: Education, School/College University

There is no information regarding his school/college university.

Marty Stuart: Professional Life, Career

Marty accompanied Johnny Cash to Memphis and played on the Class of ’55 album that also featured Carl Perkins, Roy Orbison, and Jerry Lee Lewis in 1985. After this year, he released a self-titled album on the label, which produced a Top 20 hit on the Billboard country charts in the song “Arlene”.

He accumulates his first cover story in 1986, appearing in a Mid-South magazine article titled “Nashville’s New Hopes”. 

 In 1988, Marty’s marriage to Cindy Cash ended in divorce, leading to Stuart’s return home to Mississippi. Stuart builds his confidence to try again at becoming a singer when Roland White invited Stuart to rejoin his band as their fiddler.

In 1989, he released his first album on MCA, Hillbilly Rock. He found commercial success with the album when two songs from Hillbilly Rock became hits in 1990.

He released another album, Tempted, and the title track in 1991 which became Stuart’s first Top-5 hit. Marty provided the song “Up Above My Head/Blind Bartimus” with Jerry Sullivan and Tammy Sullivan to the AIDS benefit album Red Hot + Country produced by the Red Hot Organization in 1994.

He released the album The Marty Party Hit Pack in 1995. In 1996, he releases another album, Honky Tonkin’s What I Do Best.

Career from 1997

Marty married legendary country music singer Connie Smith in 1997. In 1998, Marty helped produce Smith’s comeback album on the Warner Bros. label, Connie Smith. He released another album in 1999 called The Pilgrim, along with another unsuccessful single, that failed to even make the Top 40.

Stuart performed the voice of Reverend in Tom Sawyer in 2000. Marty launched a custom record label, Superlatone Records, to issue overlooked Southern Gospel and Roots music recordings in 2005. In 2007, Stuart released country legend Porter Wagoner’s debut album on the predominantly punk label Epitaph Records.

Chris Scruggs replaced Paul Martin on bass and also played steel guitar in 2015. Furthermore, Stuart’s collection of music memorabilia and photography was exhibited at the Tennessee State Museum in 2007 as “Sparkle & Twang: Marty Stuart’s American Musical Odyssey. Moreover, Marty co-curated, along with the Grammy Museum, an exhibit at the Woody Guthrie Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma, entitled “Marty Stuart’s Way Out West: A Country Music Odyssey” in early 2018.

Marty Stuart: Awards, Nominations

In 1985 and in 1991, he was nominated by the Academy of Country Music for Top New Male Vocalist and Top Vocal Duet. He was nominated by the Country Music Association for Video of the Year in 1990.

In 1992 and in 2001, he won Grammy Awards for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals and Best Country Instrumental Performance. similarly, in 2004, he won the International Bluegrass Music Awards for Recorded Event of the Year.

Marty Stuart: Net Worth, Salary, Income

Stuart has an estimated net worth of $8 million as of 2022. Currently, we don’t have any information about his income and salary.

Marty Stuart: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There was a rumor that Marty was gay. However, it is not true and he is interested in women. But humorously said that probably he might be the first openly gay performer.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Marty is 5 feet 6 inches tall and his weight is not available. He has brown hair color his large dark brown eyes are bright and beautiful. There is no more information about his body measurements.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.

Marty Stuart is active on social media. He has around 321.9k followers on Facebook, over 36.3k followers on Instagram, and more than 19.3k followers on Twitter.

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