Tanya Tucker Bio, Age, Family, Husband, Children, Networth

Tanya Tucker
Tanya Tucker

Tanya Tucker Biography

Tanya Tucker is a renown American country music star born on October 10, 1958. She was born Tanya Denise Tucker. However, most of her fans know her by just the first and last name. She was the youngest in a family of four children born to Juanita and Jesse Tucker. Her early life is well traced to Wilcox, Arizona, United States of America.

She made her debut hit “Delta Dawn” in 1972. By then, she was still 13 years of age. However, Tanya has never lost her grace over the decades and soon turned to be a famous music star without losing her fans. In the course of her career, she even peaked at the ranks between top-10 and top-40 hits.

She has achieved several awards and several Country music Association award nominations. Some of the hit songs which brought her to the headlines include to mention but a few; “What’s Your Mama’s Name?”, and the “Lizzie and the Rainman”.

Tanya Tucker Age

Tanya was born on October 10, 1958, in Wilcox, Arizona, United States of America. She is 61 years old as of October 2019.

Tanya Tucker Family/ Husband

Tanya had a relationship with Jerry Laseter, a Nashville musician before their engagement with actor Ben Reed. They dated once again in 1999 before their wedding. The result of their pregnancy resulted in the termination of their initial relationship. However, she still went on with her relationship with Ben Reed and with him were blessed with a daughter, Presley Tanita, and son, Beau Grayson.

Tanya Tucker Children

She has three children; Presley Tanita and Beau Grayson whose father is Reed Ben, and Layla LaCosta whose father is Jerry Lacester.

Tanya Tucker Net Worth

Tanya has an estimated net worth of $50 million. However, as her vintage goes on, she is expected to possess more.

Tanya Tucker Career

Exhaust made her first entry to the industry with Mel Tillis, who was so intrigued by her ability that he welcomed her dramatic to perform. In 1969, the family moved to Las Vegas, where she routinely performed. She recorded an exhibition tape that picked up the consideration of musician Dolores Fuller, who sent it to maker Billy Sherrill, the head of craftsmen and collection at CBS Records.

At the point when maker Billy Sherrill got a demo tape of Tucker, he immediately marked her to a record bargain at Columbia Records. Her style has demonstrated to be immortal as far back as she recorded her presentation single “Delta Dawn,” at age 13. The single earned a Grammy selection for “Best Female Country Vocal Performance” and propelled Tucker into the national spotlight during the start of her young years.

In 1972, she earned the “Top New Female Vocalist” award by the Academy of Country Music. With a fiercely developing vocation at such a youthful age, the Tucker furor proceeded with her first number-one single, in 1973, “What’s Your Mama’s Name.”


Exhaust accomplished a strange accomplishment for a female down home craftsman at the time with a 1974 Rolling Stone main story with the voice; “Hello, I’m Tanya Tucker, I’m 15, The gold guaranteed collection crested at number two on the collection diagrams. Through a synergistic association with Glen Campbell,

Tucker changed to another mark in the mid-1980s and was back in the Top 10 with “Would I be able to See You Tonight,” co-composed by hitmaker Deborah Allen (Patty Loveless). Only a couple of years after the fact, Tucker encountered another hit with “Each Love In turn,” co-composed by Paul Overstreet (Randy Travis, Kenny Chesney, Blake Shelton).


With four extra numbers, one renown hits between 1986-1988. Tucker’s vocation, about two decades effectively in progress, was demonstrating to be one for the record books.

She has gained recent respect with her unique display at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville, Tennessee. On this occasion, she allows guests to step into Tucker’s rich individual life. “Tanya Tucker: Strong Enough to Bend” goes through May 2015 and highlights huge numbers of Tucker’s preferred things from different times of her vocation. From her pink Harley Davidson to her very own line of salsa, Tucker’s life is chronicled in an at no other time seen route for fans to get very close with the legend.

Tanya Tucker Songs

  • What’s Your Mama’s Name
  • Down to My Last Teardrop
  • Strong Enough to Bend
  • I Won’t Take Less Than Your Love
  • What Do I Do With Me
  • Some Kind of Trouble
  • Here’s Some Love
  • Don’t Believe My Heart Can Stand Another You
  • Hangin In
  • Tell Me About It
  • Walking Shoes
  • Dream Lover
  • The Man That Turned My Mama On
  • One Love At A Time
  • Lizzie and the Rain Man
  • I’ll Come Back As Another Woman
  • Just Another Love
  • Delta Dawn
  • Two Sparrows In A Hurricane
  • Love Me like You Used To
  • Would You Lay With Me
  • If Your Heart Ain’t Busy Tonight
  • San Antonio Stroll
  • It’s a Little Too Late
  • If It Doesn’t Come Easy
  • Texas
  • My Arms Stay Open All Night
  • Can I See You Tonight
  • Don’t Go Out
  • Oh What It Did to Me
  • Blood Red and Going Down
  • It’s Only Over For You

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