Crystal Gayle is the stage name of Brenda Gail who is a professional American singer. Gayle is popular for her records ‘Don’t it make my brown eyes blue’ and ranked 18th on the Billboard list and 2nd on Cashbox. Her six albums are almost certified with gold by Recording Industry Association of America. She was the only artist who was reached to platinum sales for her album we must believe in magic released in 1977. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Crystal Gayle in 2020.
Early Life and Biography
Brenda Gail Gatzimos was born on January 9, 1951, in Paintsville. She was the fourth daughter of Melvin Theodore and Clara Marie. Her father served as a coal miner and also worked as a subsistence farmer. At the age of four, she was moved to Wabash Indiana. Her father died while working as a coal miner while having black lung disease. She loved singing and got support from her mother. Her education was completed from Wabash High School in 1970
Crystal was married with Bill Gatzimos in 1971. They are in a relationship while pursuing high school and having two children.
Career, Awards, and Achievements
Gayle has started her career while singing first single debut I’ve Cried which was released in 1970. The song was reached to 23rd position in Billboard’s chart. Later, she joined United Artists and worked with Allen Reynolds who served as a producer. Her first album was released with the title Wrong Road Again and reached number 6 in top ten country hits.
In 1977, she released another song with the title ‘Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue’ and helped her to achieve more success in her career. This song reached to the top of the Cashbox list and reached number 1 for a month. For this song, she has received Grammy award for the best female country vocal performance and also becomes the country song of the year. After, she also produces new records for the last album as ‘Ready for the times to get better’ and received the fourth position in the country.
Gayle has received numerous achievements in her career. She received Academy of Country Music Awards for a new female vocalist in 1975, 1976, 1977 and 2016. After, she received American Eagle Award as the lifetime achievement award in 2017. Moreover, she also received best female entertainer award in 2007 and favourite female country artist award in 1086, 1980 and 1979. She also honoured with Grammy Awards for the best female country vocal performer in 1078.
Net Worth and Earnings
Crystal Gayle is a professional singer who has an estimated net worth of more than $12.5 million. Her earning has been included from her releases for different albums. She earned million dollars in a single album if it appeared in the top list.
Brenda Gail is popular for her stage name ‘Crystal Gayle’ who loved to perform as a singer for America. Her recording ‘Don’t it make my brown eyes blue’ has made the record and helped her to get more opportunities in the career. Later, she released different albums which are to be considered as the best albums of the 90s.