Michael W. Smith Bio

(Musician and Actor)

Relationship Statistics of Michael W. Smith

What is Michael W. Smith marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Michael W. Smith get married ? (married date):September 05, 1981
How many children does Michael W. Smith have ? (name):Five(Ryan Smith, Whitney Katherine Smith-Mooring, Anna Elizabeth, and Emily Allison)
Is Michael W. Smith having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Michael W. Smith gay ?: No
Who is Michael W. Smith wife ? (name):Deborah Davis

More about the relationship

Michael W. Smith is married to Deborah Davis. They have been married for 35 years since 5rd Sep 1981.

They have five children: Ryan Smith, Whitney Katherine Smith-Mooring, Tyler Michael, Anna Elizabeth, and Emily Allison. He now resides in the Nashville suburbs and spends their time at his farm with his family.

Who is Michael W. Smith?

Michael W. Smith is one of the popular American musicians. He is the musician who has charted in contemporary Christian and mainstream charts.

Michael W. Smith: Birth Facts, Family, Sister, Childhood

Michael W. Smith was born on October 7, 1957, and is now 58 years old age. He was born in Kenova, West Virginia, United States.

His real name is Michael Whitaker Smith. Barbara Smith is her mother’s name and father’s name is Paul Smith. His father was an oil refinery worker at the Ashland Oil Refinery.

Michael raises in West Virginia. Smith’s nationality is American but his ethnicity is not revealed yet. Smith has a sister named Kim Smith. He does not have any brother.

Michael W. Smith: Education History

The time his friends joined college, he was busy with his loneliness life. He receives graduation from high school. Michael involves himself with some kinds of bad friends and gets the addiction to alcohol and drugs.

He attended Marshall University. Michael develops his songwriting skills in attending the University. He gets dropped out after one semester.

Michael W. Smith: Early Professional Life, Career

At age 5 he writes his first song. At age ten he gives his life to Christ. He spends his time with the group of strong Christian friends. At the age of 10, he moves in the way of becoming a devout Christian.

From 1983 he starts his career professionally by releasing his first album The Michael W. Smith Project. He works as the producer in the same album. And his second album was Michael W. Smith 2 release in 1984 and in 1986 his third album The Big Picture releases.

It includes the songs like Wired for Sound, Pursuit of the Dream, Lamu and many others. In 1992, he released an album entitled Change Your World. The album includes songs like Picture Perfect, Somewhere Somehow and I Will Be Here For You. Michael’s other super hit albums are I 2, Big Picture, This Is Your Time and others.

He produces his singles and  “I Will Be Here” along with Steven Curtis Chapman. In 2009, he inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame. 2010 was the good year for him as he releases many of his songs including his first all-instrumental album, Freedom.

In the same year, he releases a live concert DVD titled Worship. His second greatest hits album, The Second Decade. Smith releases his album, Healing Rain in 2004. The songs rank at No. 11 on the Billboard Hot 200 Chart. In October 2007, he releases his third Christmas album, It’s a Wonderful Christmas.

In 2014, Smith released three albums, Hymns, Sovereign, and The Spirit of Christmas.  The album sold 12,000 copies in its first week of release and debuted at No. 24 on the US Billboard 200. In November 2015, Smith started a tour with Amy Grant between Christmas after a roughly 15-year break.

Smith’s second hymns album, ‘Hymns II – Shine on Us’ releases on January 29, 2016. Like his first hymns album releases in 2014. The album is hit and exclusively at Cracker Barrel Old Country Store.

A Million Lights is his singles releases on Aug 11, 2017. On February 23, 2018, he releases the album called Surrounded. It is his first live worship album in the ten years which he brings out a lot of efforts. His albums were in 30th and 31st top 10 entries in Billboard’s Top Christian Albums chart. The actor not only proves his skill in acting.

His book has good moral and character. His first book, Nighty Night and Good Night, releases May 8. He thinks of bringing out the book to accompany that book.  Smith releases his first children album, Lullaby. In 1994, he uplifts his acting career. He plays the role of Billy Holden in Secret Adventures: Shrug. In 2006, he performs as the lead actor in The Second Chance.

The film was good and earn good revenue in the market. It was directed by Steve Taylor. He did some of the score and soundtrack for this film. Michael collaborates with his son and produces soundtrack for the film. The actor has his performance in The Passion which is a live musical film. There he is seen as James. The film was aired on FOX on March 20, 2016.

Michael W. Smith: Career as Author

He writes different books. In 2015, the actor plays as Cliff McArdle in a film. The film adapts from one of the best-selling book 90 Minutes in Heaven written by Don Piper. He launches a new children book series. In May 2018 he launches Nurturing Steps with VeggieTales and Mike Nawrocki.

Michael W. Smith: Lifetime Achievements, Awards

As he has always proved his best on his works, he has been awarded different kinds of awards. In 2004 and 1996 for his album Worship Again, I’ll Lead You Home he was awarded Grammy Award for Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album.

He receives the Grammy Award for Best Gospel Vocal Performance, Male in 1985  for Michael W. Smith 2. He receives the American Music Award for Favorite Adult Contemporary New Artist in 1992. In 2015, he receives GMA Dove Award for Christmas Album of the Year for his album, The Spirit of Christmas.

Michael W. Smith: Salary, Net Worth

Smith works are always appreciated. He receives various of the good projects. He must have good earning and his net worth is $14 million.

Michael W. Smith: Rumors, Controversy

Michael W. Smith doesn’t involve in any kinds of rumors. All of them who knows him tells that he has good behavior and is never involve in any kind of controversies.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

The actor stands with a tall height of 6 feet and 1 inch. He has blue colored eyes and bond colored hair. Besides this, there is no information about his body weight and shoe size.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Michael W. Smith is active on different social media. Michael is active on Instagram with 159 K followers, on Twitter with 568 K followers. He uses Facebook and has 2M followers.

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