Sara Evans

Celebrity

Biography

  • Birth Name: Sara Lynn Evans
  • Birth Place: Boonville, MO
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 02/05/1971, Aquarius
  • Profession: Singer; songwriter
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Sara Evans Fast Facts:
  • Grew up in a Missouri farming community.
  • Sang in family band at age 5.
  • At age 8, broke both legs when she was struck by a car.
  • Her brother Matt Evans played bass in her road band.
  • Ex-husband Craig Schelske ran for U.S. Congress in 2002.
  • Her father, mother, brother and two sisters performed on her 2005 CD Real Fine Place.
  • Selected as one of People Magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People in 2005.
  • "A Little Bit Stronger," from the album Stronger (2010), became her fifth No. 1 song on the country charts in May of 2011; it was written by Hillary Scott of Lady Antebellum.
  • Sara Evans Relationships:
  • Craig Schelske - Ex-husband
  • Jack Evans - Father
  • Olivia Schelske - Daughter
  • Audrey Elizabeth Schelske - Daughter
  • Avery Schelske - Son
  • Matt Evans - Brother
  • Patricia Boggs - Mother
  • Sarah Ashlee Barker - Stepdaughter
  • Harrison Barker - Stepson
  • Ashley Evans Simpson - Sister
  • Lesley Evans Lyons - Sister
  • Andrew Barker - Stepson
  • Braxton Barker - Stepson
  • Jay Barker - Husband
  • Sara Evans Awards:
  • 2002 CMT Music Awards: Flameworthy Female Video of the Year - Nominee
  • 2005 CMT Music Awards: Hottest Video of the Year - Nominee
  • 2006 CMT Music Awards: Female Video of the Year - Nominee
  • 2011 CMT Music Awards: Female Video of the Year - Nominee
  • 2007 CMT Music Awards: Female Video of the Year - Nominee
  • 2004 CMT Music Awards: Flameworthy Female Video of the Year - Nominee
  • 2012 CMT Music Awards: Female Video of the Year - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended Central Methodist College, Fayette, MO

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