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Patty Loveless Height, Weight, Age, Facts, Biography

Patty Loveless Quick Info
Height 5 ft 6 in
Weight 57 kg
Date of Birth January 4, 1957
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Hair Color Blonde

Patty Loveless is an American country music singer who started performing as a teenager. She has released a number of albums including Patty LovelessIf My Heart Had WindowsHonky Tonk AngelOn Down the LineUp Against My HeartOnly What I Feel, When Fallen Angels FlyThe Trouble with the TruthLong Stretch of LonesomeStrong Heart, Mountain SoulBluegrass & White Snow: A Mountain ChristmasOn Your Way HomeDreamin’ My DreamsSleepless Nights, and Mountain Soul II. As of January 2023, Patty has been a recipient of 5 awards from the Country Music Association, 2 from the Academy of Country Music, and 2 Grammy Awards.

Born Name

Patricia Lee Ramey

Other Name

Patty Loveless

Patty Loveless as seen during an event
Patty Loveless as seen during an event (LarkCGN / selbst fotografiert, 90er Jahre, GNU-FDL / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Sun Sign

Capricorn

Born Place

Pikeville, Kentucky, United States

Residence

Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Nationality

American

 

Occupation

Singer

Family

  • Father – John Ramey (Worked in a coal mine) (Died of black lung disease in 1979)
  • Mother – Naomie
  • Siblings – Roger (Younger Brother) (Musician) (Died at age 72 in June 2022). She has 5 more younger siblings.

Manager

Patty Loveless has been signed with Mike Robertson Management, Talent Management Company, Nashville, Tennessee, United States.

Genre

Neotraditional Country, Bluegrass

Instruments

Vocals

Labels

MCA Nashville, Epic Nashville, Saguaro Road

Net Worth

According to CelebrityNetWorth.com, her net worth has been $14 Million.

Build

Slim

Patty Loveless in 2004
Patty Loveless in 2004 (U.S. Air Force photo by Spencer Lane / U.S. Federal Government / Public Domain)

Height

5 ft 6 in or 167.5 cm

Weight

57 kg or 125.5 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Patty Loveless has dated –

  1. Terry Lovelace (1973-1986) – Patty got married to musician and drummer Terry Lovelace in the year 1973. He served as the drummer for the Wilburn Brothers. Following the marriage, she changed her surname to “Loveless”. According to the Virgin Encyclopedia of Country Music, the change in the surname was made because she thought it would help to keep her from being mistaken for adult film star Linda Lovelace. Patty and Terry Lovelace divorced in 1986.
  2. Emory Gordy Jr. (1989-Present) – In February 1989, she got married to musician, songwriter, and music producer Emory Gordy Jr.

Race / Ethnicity

White

Hair Color

Blonde

Eye Color

Blue-Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

Deep-set eyes

Patty Loveless as seen while performing at the Grand Ole Opry in 2007
Patty Loveless as seen while performing at the Grand Ole Opry in 2007 (Cliff / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

Patty Loveless Facts

  1. She spent her childhood years growing up in Elkhorn City, Kentucky, where her father used to work in a coal mine. As a result of the job, he contracted black lung disease and the family had to move to Louisville, Kentucky, in order to facilitate his medical treatments. He later died of the disease in 1979.
  2. Patty Loveless started playing guitar and writing songs by the time she was 11 years of age. She started performing at local events along with her brother Roger and they were discovered at one such event by the Wilburn Brothers.
  3. She then began touring with the Wilburn Brothers as a vocalist in their touring band after graduating high school.
  4. Patty parted ways with the Wilburn Brothers in 1973 because she was dissatisfied with not having a recording contract at the time.
  5. On October 6, 1986, she released her eponymous debut album Patty Loveless and it peaked at #35 on the U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums chart.
  6. Her 3rd studio album Honky Tonk Angel was released on October 1, 1988, and it includes songs like ChainsI’ll Never Grow Tired of YouBlue Side of TownGo OnI Won’t Gamble with Your LoveDon’t Toss Us Away, and Timber, I’m Falling in Love. The album was certified ‘Platinum’ by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and ‘Gold’ by Music Canada.
  7. Patty Loveless released her 7th studio album When Fallen Angels Fly on August 23, 1994, and it won the Country Music Association Award for “Album of the Year” in 1995.

Featured Image by LarkCGN / selbst fotografiert, 90er Jahre, GNU-FDL / CC BY-SA 3.0

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