|Celebrated Name:||Sara Evans|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Sara Lynn Evans|
|Age:||49 years old|
|Birth Date:||February 5, 1971|
|Birth Place:||Boonville, Missouri, United States|
|Height:||5 ft 7 in|
|Husband/Spouse (Name):||Jay Barker|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Avery Jack Schelske, Olivia Margaret – Schelske, Audrey Elizabeth Schelske)|
|Dating/Boyfriend (Name):||Yes (Jay Barker)|
|Is Sara Evans Lesbian/Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Singer and Songwriter|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$20 million|
|Last Updated:||January 2021|
Sara Evans is the American public figure and is an American country music singer and songwriter. Till now, she has released over eight studio albums plus one Christmas album. Her album, Born to Fly, is her bestselling album, and it has earned 2x-platinum certification from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), and it has shipments of over 2 million copies. She was able to chart more than 20 singles on the Billboard Hot County singles charts, but none of her singles from her debut album made Top 40 there.
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Early Life & Biography
Sara was born in 1971 to Welsh, English, Irish, and Native American descent. She was born in Boonville, Missouri, and she was raised on a farm near New Franklin, and she was eldest of her six other siblings. By five, she started singing weekends in her family’s band, and she recorded her first single at the age of 10 in Nashville, and she then attempted to sell the record at Fan Fair.
Later she moved to Nashville in 1991 to fulfill her dream of becoming a country music artist. There she met the fellow musician Craig Schelske and then left Nashville with him in 1992 and moved to Oregon. There she married him in 1995, and they returned to Nashville in 1995 and started recording demos. Harlan Howard was impressed by her demo song, and later, he helped her music career and made her sign a contract with RCA Nashville.
She married Craig in 1993, who was an aspiring politician, and she had three children with him. But later, it was disclosed in 2006 that she had filed for divorce from Craig. She accused him of being unemployed for a long time and abusing her after drinking alcohol. He denied all his wife claims, and he accused her of multiple affairs with fellow musicians and artists, which include country star, Kenny Chesney.
The divorce was finalized in 2007, and she was ordered to pay Schelske $500,000 in alimony over ten years, and she was award primary custody of her three children. Evans’ ex-nanny also sued her for $3 million, and she claimed that Evans used her name by accusing her of an affair with Craig. The lawsuit was then settled for $500,000 in July 2009.
Later in 2008, Evans married Jay Barker, who was the former quarterback at the University of Alabama, national championship winner and a current radio show host. They both got married in Franklin, and Evans now lives with her three children in Mountain Brook, Alabama.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on February 5 1971, Sara Evans is 49 years old as of today’s date 25th January 2021. Her height is 5 ft 7 in tall, and her weight is 61 kg.
Sara has also appeared in The Nashville Network’s Workin Man in 1998 and also in The George Jones Show in the same year. She was also seen as a special guest on Nashville Star, and then she had also appeared on the Game Show Million Dollar Password in June 2008.
She was also seen in ABC’s Dancing with the Stars, and she was the first country music singer there on the program. Late she left the program due to some personal reasons. Evans was also seen singing ‘God Bless America’ during the All-Star Game in St. Louis, Missouri, on July 12, 2009.
Awards & Achievements
Talking of her awards, she was won the following awards:
- Billboard Music Video Awards in 1997.
- Country Music Association Awards in 2001.
- BMI Country Awards in 2004.
- R&R awards in 2006.
- Academy of Country Music Awards in 2006.
- Dove Awards in 2010.
Net Worth & Salary of Sara Evans in 2021
The estimated net worth of Sara Evans is said to be around $20 million as of January 2021. She has earned most of her assets from her work in country music, and her country music features a lot of singles, albums, and performances, which has made her a star and awarded her nomination and wins from many organizations.
Every year she gets at least $200,000 from earlier albums and their distribution. She has made a quiet name for herself, and it is enough to live with. The fact can’t be denied that she has struggled for this since a minimal age, and she deserves it.
Sara Evans is one of the best country music artists ever seen, and she has struggled a lot to gain what she has achieved. She, no doubt, a great human being as well as a great talent. She may live long.