Billy Currington Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Billy Currington Quick Info
Height5 ft 9 in
Weight73 kg
Date of BirthNovember 19, 1973
Zodiac SignScorpio
GirlfriendUnknown

Billy Currington is a talented American singer and songwriter. He is known for his hit songs including Must Be Doin’ Somethin’ Right, Good Directions, People Are Crazy, That’s How Country Boys Roll, Pretty Good at Drinkin’ Beer, Let Me Down Easy, and Do I Make You Wanna. He is signed to Mercury Records Nashville. Billy has a huge social media fan base with more than 200k followers on Instagram, more than 2 million followers on Facebook, and more than 500k subscribers on YouTube.

Born Name

William Matthew Currington

Nick Name

Billy, Wild Bill

Billy Currington at the 45th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards in April 2010
Billy Currington at the 45th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards in April 2010 (Keith Hinkle / Flickr / CC BY-2.0)

Sun Sign

Scorpio

Born Place

Savannah, Georgia, United States

Residence

Savannah, Georgia, United States

Nationality

American

Education

Billy Currington attended the Effingham County High School in Springfield, Georgia.

Occupation

Singer, Songwriter

Family

  • Father – Unknown
  • Mother – Donna Currington
  • Siblings – Lexie (Sister), Ann (Sister), Kim (Sister), Kellie (Sister), Charles (Brother), Jason (Brother), and Kurt Cobain (Brother)
  • Others – Laurie Currington (Step-Father)

Manager

Billy Currington is represented by Creative Artists Agency.

Genre

Country

Instruments

Vocals, Guitar

Labels

Mercury Nashville

Build

Athletic

Height

5 ft 9 in or 175 cm

Weight

73 kg or 161 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Billy Currington has dated –

  1. Katie – Billy was in a relationship with Katie in the past. The couple was spotted at the CMA ceremony in 2014. However, it is not sure if the couple is still dating or not.
Billy Currington in an Instagram post as seen in April 2017
Billy Currington in an Instagram post as seen in April 2017 (Billy Currington / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

White

Hair Color

Light Brown

Eye Color

Blue

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Curly hair
  • Deep set eyes

Brand Endorsements

Billy Currington has either promoted or endorsed brands like –

  • WETT Coconut Water
  • PA’IA, MAUI HAWAI’I
Billy Currington in an Instagram post in November 2018
Billy Currington in an Instagram post in November 2018 (Billy Currington / Instagram)

Best Known For

His several #1 hit songs including Must Be Doin’ Somethin’ Right, Good Directions, People Are Crazy, That’s How Country Boys Roll, Pretty Good at Drinkin’ Beer, Let Me Down Easy, Hey Girl, We Are Tonight, Don’t It“, It Don’t Hurt Like It Used To, and Do I Make You Wanna

First Album

On September 30, 2003, Billy released his first studio self-titled album Billy Currington through Mercury Records Nashville. The album had 11 original songs.

First TV Show

In 1994, he made his first TV show appearance on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.

Personal Trainer

Billy Currington has worked as a personal trainer, so he is aware of all the health and nutrition required for the body. Apart from working out regularly in the gym, he likes to go surfing and running.

Part of his regime includes drinking lots of water. While on tours, he stocks his bus fridge with various fruits and vegetables as he likes to mix 15 to 16 different vegetables and have it as a juice. He also drinks lots of coconut water.

Billy Currington Favorite Things

Source – CMT.com, GreatAmericanCountry.com

Billy Currington during a performance in August 2008
Billy Currington during a performance in August 2008 (so.salem / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Billy Currington Facts

  1. He took his step-father’s last name Currington after his mother married him when he was one and a half years old.
  2. During his early days in Nashville, he lived in a tiny attic apartment.
  3. He moved to Nashville after completing his high school to pursue a career in country music.
  4. In his initial days as a country singer, he performed in a bar named Cavalier Country Club in Georgia.
  5. In August 2017, he created a record when he became the first country music artist in US Billboard Country Airplay chart history to have a song in the #1 spot over another country music artist’s song in the #2 spot, after gaining an audience of nearly 9,500,000 for the song Do I Make You Wanna.
  6. He stated that he is not a morning person.
  7. If he could have a good meal before he goes for a long road trip, he would have his grandma’s menu of fried chicken, the green beans, the mashed potatoes, and homemade biscuits.
  8. The worst job he had done was his first job at the age of 18 when he worked in a pawn shop in Nashville.
  9. The hardest job was the concrete job where he had to pour concrete, drive the concrete trucks, work in the warehouses, load the trucks, and operate the crane trucks.
  10. The video for his song, Doin’ Somethin’ Right was filmed on a little island called Culebra, which is 30 minutes off Puerto Rico and the female cast for the video was former Miss Mexico, Blanca Soto.
  11. He heard his song Walk a Little Straighter for the first time on radio when he was returning home to Rincon, Georgia from Florida.
  12. In April 2013, he was indicted with felony criminal charges of “abuse of an elder person by inflicting mental anguish” and “making terroristic threats” by the Grand Jury of Chatham County, Georgia.
  13. He is the founder of Global South Relief organization that is involved in delivering supplies to the needy people in Central American countries.
  14. Visit his official website @ billycurrington.com.
  15. Follow him on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.

Featured Image by so.salem / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0

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