Vince Gill

United States

Vince Gill Bio

Who is Vince Gill

Vincent Grant "Vince" Gill (born April 12, 1957) is an American country singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He has gained commercial success and fame both as front man to the country rock band Pure Prairie League and as a solo artist.

Early Life (Childhood)

Vincent Grant "Vince" Gill was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Norman, Oklahoma. He learned to play the banjo and guitar. He attended Oklahoma City's Northwest Classen High School.

Interesting Facts

Gill released more than 20 studio albums, charted over 40 singles on the U.S. Billboard charts as Hot Country Songs. He has sold more than 26 million albums.

Personal Life

Gill married country singer Janis Oliver in 1980, and they had one daughter. They divorced in June 1998. He then married Christian/pop singer Amy Grant and they also have one daughter.


Gill was honored by the Country Music Association with 18 CMA Awards, including two Entertainer of the Year awards and five Male Vocalist Awards. He has earned 20 Grammy Awards.


It is rumored that he is an adulterer for having divorced his first wife to marry Grant.