|Celebrated Name:||Kix Brooks|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Leon Eric Brooks III|
|Age:||65 years old|
|Birth Date:||12th May 1955|
|Birth Place:||Shreveport, Louisiana|
|Height:||6 feet 2 inches|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Barbara Brooks (m.1981)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Eric and Molly Brooks)|
|Is Kix Brooks Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Musician, actor and film producer|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$50 million|
|Last Updated:||July 2020|
Kix Brooks is an American musician popular for country music. His real names are Leon Eric Brooks III. He has been the film producer of Brooks & Dunn duo, which is a collaboration between him and Ronnie Dunn. After being together for about twenty years, they decided to separate and produce solo music. Together they received a number of awards. Brooks has several albums such as New to This Town.
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Early Life & Biography
Brooks was born on 12TH May 1955 in Shreveport, Louisiana, in the USA. His father, Leon Eric Brooks Jr., had three wives, and he had one sister from his mother. He also had one half-sister and two half-brothers from the other wives of his father, although one was an adopted one. His father owned an oil pipeline and would help him during the holidays.
He attended Sewanee Military Academy and later Louisiana Tech University, where he majored in theatre arts. He always had a dream of becoming a musician. After graduating, his sister and her husband employed him in their company to be writing adverts.
Brooks is a married man having married his long-time girlfriend, Barbara Brooks, in 1981. They moved to Nashville together after his father had urged Brooks to pursue his dream career in music. Together they had two children, a son Eric Brooks and a daughter Molly Brooks. Brooks has always avoided any form of controversy which could affect his career life.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 12th May 1955, Kix Brooks is 65 years old as of today’s date 11th July 2020. His height is 6 feet, 2 inches tall, and his weight is 84 kg.
Brooks started his music career by being a songwriter for Tree Publishing. After some time, he decided to leave and released his first single, Baby When Your Heart Breaks Down, which did not do so well; thus, he returned to songwriting. He collaborated with Dan Tyler and co-wrote a song by Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, which turned out as no. 1 hit country song. His first album, Kix Brooks, was released in 1989 through Capitol Records and was ranked as No. 2 country hit.
Brooks also had a collaboration with Ronnie Dunn forming a duo called Brooks and Dunn. Together they did various hit singles, including ‘You’re Gonna Miss Me When I’m Gone, Rock My World, Mama Don’t Get Dressed Up for Nothing, Why Would I Say Goodbye among many more. After 20 years of collaboration, they announced their separation on 10th August 2009. He released his solo album, New to This Town in 2012, and in 2014, his second album, Ambush at Dark Canyon, was released. They reunited with Dunn and also added Reba McEntire and performed in various concerts.
Awards & Achievements
Brooks has received several awards in his career. Since the formation of their duo, they received various Country Music Association awards and also Academy Country Music Awards. He was among those named as Louisiana Legends by Louisiana Public Broadcasting. He was also induced to Louisiana Music Hall of Fame in 2013. He is a co-owner of Arrington Vineyards and also launched Team Two Entertainment, a film company together with his son, Eric Brooks, in 3013.
Net Worth & Salary of Kix Brooks in 2020
As of July 2020, Brooks has an estimated net worth of $50 million. He has acquired a high amount of income from being a successful musician. He has been into the music industry for many years, which has helped him to make such a high amount of income. He has also performed in various concerts, which also adds to his income. He is a co-owner of several companies, which has also helped to increase his income.
Kix Brooks is one of the successful country music singers. He has received most of the awards in the country music history. His songs have also been ranked hit songs on many occasions, which have made him be invited to many concerts for his performance.