Mac Davis is a songwriter, an actor and a country music singer from America. He has released a total of ten albums in the span of his career as a country music singer. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Mac Davis in 2018.
Early Life and Biography
He was born Morris Mac Davis in Lubbock, Texas on 21st January 1942. His father was T.J. Davis, and his mother was Edith Irene. His parents divorced when he was a child, and he spent most of his childhood with his sister Linda.
Davis had a rough childhood and was always getting into fights as he was physically small. He attended Lubbock High School after which he relocated to Atlanta to join his mother who was living there at the time.
Mac married Fran Cook in 1963, and they sired one son Joel Scott. They divorced in 1968 and later in 1971, Mac married Sarah Barg who was only 16 at the time, but they also divorced after eight years in marriage. Mac started dating Lisa Gerard who was a nurse, and the two tied the knot in 1982 when Lisa was 24 years old. The couple was blessed with two sons Cody Luke and Noah Claire.
Career, Awards, and Nominations
Mac started his career by organizing a group known as the Zots. He became very famous in songwriting and was employed by Nancy Sinatra’s company. He did many songs that were recorded by various artists like Nancy Sinatra, Elvis Presley, and others. His hits include Memories, Home, and It’s Such a Lonely Time of Year.
He released his debut album in 1970 after he joined Columbia records. The album was titled ‘Song Painter. He later released ‘I Believe in Music’ followed by another very successful album ‘Baby Don’t Get Hooked on Me. He did a self-titled album in 1973. He never stopped at that, and he has released several hit singles and albums since then.
As an actor, Mac made a debut in 1979 in the movie ‘North Dallas Forty’. He also starred in movies like ‘Possums’, ‘Jackpot’, ‘ Angels Dance’ among many others. Mac also hosted many shows on television like The Mac Davis show which aired for two years from 1974. He has also appeared on shows like Webster, Rodney, Legends among others.
In his career, Mac has won many accolades. Among them The Entertainer of the Year Award. He received a star on the walk of fame in 1998. He has been inducted in several halls of fame awards.
Net Worth and Earnings
The musician has an estimated net worth of $14 Million. All his massive wealth has come from his music and also his acting. He has also made a big fortune from writing songs. His net worth may still rise from the sale of his albums in the future.
Mac Davis is among the most popular musicians today. His music has remained popular since the 70s. He has stood the test of time, and he has been able to prove that the quality of his music is the best. He is still active on his career and has more to offer.