Delhi, Louisiana, USA
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Northeast Louisiana University, Monroe, Louisiana, USA
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Samuel Timothy McGraw
Frank Edwin Tug McGraw Jr. (August 30, 1944 – January 5, 2004)
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Samuel Timothy "Tim" McGraw (born May 1, 1967) is an American country singer, songwriter and actor. He has been married to singer Faith Hill since 1996, and is a son of the late baseball player Tug McGraw. McGraw began singing in a neotraditional country style, but starting with 1997's Everywhere, he developed a more crossover-friendly, country pop sound, making him one of the first male Country singers of his generation to crossover to Pop. McGraw has released fourteen studio albums (eleven for Curb Records and three for Big Machine Records). 10 of those albums have reached number 1 on the Top Country Albums charts, with his 1994 breakthrough album Not a Moment Too Soon being the top country album of 1994. All of these albums have produced 65 singles, 25 of which have reached number 1 on the Hot Country Songs or Country Airplay charts. Three of these singles — "It's Your Love", "Just to See You Smile", and "Live Like You Were Dying" — were the top country songs of 1997, 1998, and 2004 according to Billboard Year-End. He has also won three Grammy Awards, 14 Academy of Country Music awards, 11 Country Music Association (CMA) awards, 10 American Music Awards, and three People's Choice Awards. His Soul2Soul II Tour with Faith Hill is one of the highest grossing tours in country music history, and one of the top 5 among all genres of music. He has sold more than 80 million records worldwide.
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Florida Community College at Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
Singer, Songwriter, Composer, Guitarist, Pianist, Actor, Producer, Writer
3 Grammys, 14 Academy of Country Music Awards, 11 Country Music Assotiation Awards, 10 American Music Awards, 3 People's Choice Awards, Former owner of Nashville Kats, Baseball fan, Italian, Irish, Scottish and German descent, He has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
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Horace Smith (step father)
Elizabeth Ann D'Agostino Smith
Gracie Katherine (daughter), Maggie Elizabeth (daughter), Audrey Caroline (daughter)
Keith Urban, Lionel Richie
Luke Bryan, Phil Collen, Rick Savage, Bud Adams, Joe Elliott, Kenny Chesney, Lionel Richie
Johnny Cash, Keith Whitley
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Samuel Timothy "Tim" McGraw (born May 1, 1967) is an American country singer and actor. Many of McGraw's albums and singles have topped the country music charts with total album sales in excess of 40 million units in the US, making him the eighth best-selling artist, and the third best-selling country singer, in the Soundscan era. He is married to country singer Faith Hill and is the son of the late baseball player Tug McGraw.
McGraw had 11 consecutive albums debut at Number One on the Billboard albums charts. Twenty-three singles hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. He has won three Grammys, 14 Academy of Country Music awards, 11 Country Music Association (CMA) awards, 10 American Music Awards, and three People's Choice Awards. His Soul2Soul II Tour with Faith Hill is the highest grossing tour in country music history, and one of the top five among all genres of music.
McGraw has ventured into acting, with supporting roles in The Blind Side (with Sandra Bullock), Friday Night Lights, The Kingdom, and Four Christmases (with Vince Vaughn and Reese Witherspoon), and lead roles in Flicka (2006) and Country Strong (2010). He was a minority owner of the Arena Football League's Nashville Kats. Taylor Swift's debut single, "Tim McGraw", refers to him and his song, "Can't Tell Me Nothin'".
In acknowledgement of his grandfather's Italian heritage, McGraw was honored by the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) in 2004, receiving the NIAF Special Achievement Award in Music during the Foundation's 29th Anniversary Gala.
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Curb, Big Machine
Faith Hill, The Dancehall Doctors, Byron Gallimore
Jo Dee Messina
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Date of Birth 1 May 1967, Delhi, Louisiana, USA
Birth Name Samuel Timothy Smith
Height 6' (1.83 m)
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Three-time Grammy Award winner Tim McGraw, the son of former major league reliever Tug McGraw, is a country music superstar who has sold over 40 million albums. Eleven of his album have debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard country album chart and he has had 21 hit No. 1 singles on the Billboard Hot Country 100 chart. He and his wife Faith Hill won Grammy Awards in 2001 and 2006 for their duos "Let's Make Love" and "Like We Never Loved At All".
An aspiring actor, McGraw has appeared in eight movies between 2004 and 2011.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Jon C. Hopwood
Faith Hill (6 October 1996 - present) (3 children)
Has produced albums for singer Jo Dee Messina.
He was salutatorian of his high school class in 1985.
Did not know who his father was until he found his birth certificate which listed him, Frank McGraw, professional baseball player. Took McGraw's surname subsequently.
As a child, Samuel Timothy McGraw idolized pitcher Tug McGraw and has his baseball card taped to his bedroom wall. When he was age 11, he learned that Tug was actually his biological father.
Attended Northeast Louisiana University on a baseball scholarship and is a member of the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity.
Attended Florida Community College at Jacksonville for one term and occasionally attended for one time with local bands.
Has three daughters with Faith Hill: Gracie Katherine McGraw (born May 5, 1997), Maggie McGraw (aka Maggie Elizabeth McGraw (born August 12, 1998)) and Audrey Caroline McGraw (born December 6, 2001).
His song "Live Like You Were Dying" is a tribute to his late father Tug McGraw who passed away on January 5, 2004.
His song "Live Like You Were Dying" won both Single of the Year and Song of the Year at the 2004 CMA Awards.
Tim's maternal grandfather was of Italian descent, and one of Tim's paternal great-grandmothers, Marie Suchanek, was a Bohemian (Czech) immigrant. The rest of Tim's ancestry is Irish, Scots-Irish (Northern Irish), English, Scottish, and distant Dutch, German, and French Huguenot.
He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 6901 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on October 17, 2006.
Tim and his wife, Faith Hill, are friends with Martina McBride and John McBride.
Half-brother of Mark McGraw. Distant cousin of Lori Megling.
In 2007, Forbes magazine estimated his earnings for the year at $37 million.
In 2015, Forbes magazine estimated McGraw's actual income at $38 million.
Holds a private pilot license and owns a single-engine Cirrus SR22.
Inducted into the Italian-American Hall of Fame in June 2004.
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You never feel like you are doing everything right as a parent - especially when you have daughters. I dread the first broken heart.
The main thing I have learned being in a house full of women is saying 'yes ma'am' or nothing at all.
Taylor Swift, Def Leppard