Facts of Hank Williams Jr
|Full Name||Randall Hank Williams|
|Birth Name||Randall Hank Williams|
|Birth City||Shreveport, Louisiana|
|Father Name||Hank William|
|Mother Name||Audrey Williams|
|Spouse||Mary Jane Thomas|
|Relation With||Gwen Yeargain, Becky White|
|No Of Children||5|
|Awards||Grammy Awards,Academy of Country Music|
|Education||John Overton High School|
|Date of Birth||May 26,1949|
How Much Is Hank Williams Jr. Worth Of?
Professionally known as Hank Williams Jr. or ‘Bocephus’, Randall Hank Williams is an American singer and southern rock singer/songwriter. Williams owns a net worth of $45 million as of 2019.
The multi-talented musician, he repertoire of skills like guitar, bass guitar, steel guitar, piano, keyboards, saxophone, harmonica, drums, fiddle, banjo, and dobro. Since 1957, Hank has released 56 studio albums, 109 singles, 25 music videos, and 25 compilation albums.
Some of his hit albums are Your Cheatin’ Heart, A Time to Sing, Family Tradition, Maverick, I’m One of You, and It’s About Time.
How Did Hank Earn His $45 Million? His Income Sources, Salary, Songs & Tours
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Hank owns a net worth of $45 million as of September 2019. He amassed the massive amount of cash from his successful career as a musician.
He also earns a decent sum of money from his album sales, tours, gig, concert, and ticket sales.
Hank William Jr’s Journey To Stardom
Hank started singing at a young age of eight. He would bring his guitar in the school and would play for pep rallies and performances of the choir. He also provided the voice of his father after his death in the 1964 film Your Cheatin’ Heart.
He gained wide popularity for his recording during the 1960s and 1970s. His career began to hit its peak and was prolific throughout the 1980s.
His second studio album was titled Your Cheatin’ Heart was released on October 1964 with MGM Records. The album includes hit songs like Hey Good Lookin, Jambalaya (On the Bayou), I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry, and Cold, Cold Heart.
Following it, Hank released his other albums like Connie Francis and Hank Williams Jr. Sing Great Country Favorites, Blues My Name, Ballads of the Hills and Plains, and several more.
Here is a list of few of his album/record sales and earnings:
|1964||Your Cheatin’ Heart||$500,000|
|1979||Whiskey Bent and Hell Bound, Family Tradition||$1 million, $500,000|
|1980||Habits Old and New||$500,000|
|1981||The Pressure Is On, Rowdy||$1 million, $500,000|
|1982||Hank Williams, Jr.’s Greatest Hitsn, High Notes||$5 million, $500,000|
|1983||Strong Stuff, Man of Steel||$500,000, $500,000|
|1984||Major Moves||$1 million|
|1985||Five-O, Hank Williams, Jr.’s Greatest Hits, Vol. 2||$500,000, $1 million|
|1987||Born to Boogie, Hank Live||$1 million, $1 million|
|1989||Hank Williams, Jr.’s Greatest Hits Vol. 3||$$1 million|
|1990||Lone Wolf, America||$500,000, $500,000|
|2006||That’s How They Do It in Dixie: The Essential Collection||$500,000|
Moreover, Hank has also made a cameo appearance in All Jacked Up by Gretchen Wilson alongside Larry the Cable Guy, Kid Rock, and Charlie Daniels.
He has worked with several other artists like Justin Moore, Alan Jackson, Trace Adkins, and Aaron Lewis.
Social Media Profiles And Endorsements Deals
The 70-year-old country singer is also quite popular in social media platforms. He is followed by over 58.1k on Instagram, 225k on Twitter, over 2.7 million on Facebook, and has over 181k subscribers on his self-titled YouTube channel.
As of Influencer Marketing Hub, he can earn at the range of $235 to $392 per paid post. Similarly, as per Social Blade, his self-titled YouTube channels makes $196 - $3.1k per month to $2.4k - $37.6k annually.
Where Does Hank Williams Jr. Live? Know About His House, Cars, Charity, Lifestyle
As per various sources, Hank is reported to reside in Buchanan, Tennessee, but he has not revealed his exact house details. The average house price in Tennessee ranges around $289,000 with an annual property tax of $1,870.
Williams is a very private person and has kept information related to his other assets, cars, and properties under wraps. His expenses include foods, cars, travel, and accommodations.
Apart from this, Hank is also involved in several philanthropic works. He was a longtime supporter of U.S. troops and was recognized for his contributions. In 2013, he was honored with Patriot Award by Operation Troop Aid (OTA) which is a non-profit organization supporting deployed U.S. troops.
Hank Williams Jr.’s Personal Life- His Age, Height, Family, Relationship
Born Randall Hank Williams was born on 26 May 1949 in Shreveport, Louisiana, the United States. He is the son of Hank William and Audrey Williams. He is American by nationality and has a mixed ethnic background.
Hank enrolled at John Overton High School located in Nashville. As of 2019, he is 70 years old. He is 6 feet 1 inch (188 cm) tall.
Marriage, Wife, And Children
Williams has been married thrice in his life. He married for the third time with Mary Jane Thomas. Mary and Hank share two children, daughter Kathrine and a son, Samuel. Although the pair separated for a while in 2007, they later reconciled and are living a blissful life together.
He first tied the knot to Gwen Yeargain in 1971. The duo shared a son, Shelton Hank Williams while they were together. The former pair got divorced in 1977.
Following his divorce, he tied the knot with his second wife Becky White. Together they have two daughters, Holly, and Hilary who are both involved in the music industry. Unfortunately, Williams’ second marriage didn’t work out as well and the couple got divorced in 1983.