Randy Travis

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Randy Travis
  • Birth Name: Randy Bruce Traywick
  • Birth Place: Marshville, NC
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/04/1959, Taurus
  • Profession: Singer; actor
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Randy Travis Fast Facts:
  • Performed with his older brother Ricky when they were both younger.
  • Worked as a cook and dishwasher (when he wasn't singing on stage) at the Nashville Palace in the early 1980s.
  • Storms of Life, his 1986 debut album, sold more than 4 million copies.
  • Inducted into the Grand Ole Opry in 1986.
  • Has an uncredited cameo in Young Guns (1988).
  • Appeared in seven episodes of Touched By An Angel and also lent the song "When Mama Prayed" to the series finale.
  • Released Anniversary Celebration in 2011, a collection of duets and collaborations in honor of the 25 years since the release of his debut album.
  • Randy Travis Relationships:
  • Bobbie Traywick - Mother
  • David Traywick - Brother
  • Elizabeth Hatcher - Ex-wife
  • Dennis Traywick - Brother
  • Ricky Traywick - Brother
  • Harold Traywick - Father
  • Sue Traywick - Sister
  • Rose Arrowood - Sister
  • Randy Travis Awards:
  • 1987 Grammy: Best Male Country Vocal Performance - Winner
  • 1988 Grammy: Best Male Country Vocal Performance - Winner
  • 2006 Grammy: Best Southern, Country, or Bluegrass Gospel Album - Winner
  • 1998 Grammy: Best Country Collaboration With Vocals - Winner
  • 2004 Grammy: Best Southern, Country, or Bluegrass Gospel Album - Winner
  • 1990 People's Choice Awards: Favorite Country Music Performer - Winner
  • 1989 People's Choice Awards: Favorite Male Musical Performer - Winner
  • 2009 Grammy: Best Country Collaboration With Vocals - Winner
  • 2003 Grammy: Best Southern, Country, or Bluegrass Gospel Album - Winner
  • 2013 CMT Music Awards: Collaborative Video of the Year - Nominee

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