Jimmy Fortune Bio – Wiki, Age, Wife, Net Worth, Songs, and Statler Brothers

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Jimmy Fortune Biography

This is what you need to know about Jimmy Fortune an American well known Country music singer and songwriter from Nelson County, Virginia. Jimmy sang tenor for the Statler Brothers for 21 years and wrote the song “Elizabeth” for the group.

Jimmy Fortune Age

Jimmy Fortune was born on 11 March 1955 in Williamsburg, Virginia, United States. He is 65 years old as of 2020.

Jimmy Fortune Height

  • Not Known.

Jimmy Fortune Family

Little is known about Fortune’s parents, also there are no details about his siblings, therefore this information will be updated as soon as it’s available.

Jimmy Fortune Wife

Jimmy Fortune is married to his lovely wife Nina Fortune. There is no many details about his wife Nina. Together with his wife Nina Fortune, the couple is blessed with six children together. The children include; Jimmy Fortune, Jr., Jessica Fortune, Grant Fortune, Chris Fortune, Matthew Fortune, Meghann Fortune, and Cortney Fortune.

Jimmy Fortune Salary

Jimmy earns an annual salary ranging from $ 100k to $ 1 million dollars.

Jimmy Fortune Net Worth

Fortune has an estimated Net Worth of $ 6 million. His career as a musician is his primary source of income.

Jimmy Fortune Statler Brothers

Jimmy started his career with his group Statler Brothers in 1982, and he joined the group permanently later in the year. Fortune has had the privilege to write several number one songs that were recorded by the Statler Brothers, including “Elizabeth”, “Too Much on My Heart”, and “My Only Love”. “More Than a Name on a Wall” was a top ten country hit. “Elizabeth” recently was a top bluegrass release for Dailey & Vincent. 

He has also spent 21 years of his life touring, singing, and performing with the Statler Brothers. The Statler Brothers  Don, Harold, and Phil retired in 2002. Fortune later started to perform as a solo musician with schedules in the US and Canada. Jimmy has continued with his career as a songwriter and he has recorded a number of projects in Nashville.

He also released Hits & Hymns produced by Ben Isaacs in 2015. The album reached Top Ten on Billboard’s Top Country Albums chart, and the DVD release of a TV special, “Jimmy Fortune: Hits & Hymns,” hosted by Bill Gaither, debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Music Video chart.

Jimmy Fortune Songs

  • Too Much on My Heart
  • Far Side Banks Of Jordan
  • More Than a Name on a Wall
  • The Other Side Of The Cross
  • My Only Love
  • Precious Memories
  • Victory In Jesus
  • Life’s Railway To Heaven
  • Just A Closer Walk With Thee
  • If I Was God
  • Danny Boy
  • Virginia Dreams
  • On the Other Side
  • Closer To You
  • Take It To The Limit
  • Love the Hate Away
  • Elizabeth
  • I Believe
  • Amazing Grace
  • How Great Thou Art
  • In The Sweet By And By
  • Rock Of Ages