Bill Gaither Net Worth: Bio, Age, Wife, Children, Albums and Songs

By | May 6, 2021

Bill Gaither Biography

Bill Gaither ( William J. Gaither) an American singer and songwriter of Southern gospel and Contemporary Christian music.

Bill Gaither Age and Birthday

Bill was born on March 28, 1936, in Alexandria, Indiana, United States.

Bill Gaither Career

He later resigned from his teaching job in 1967 and worked full-time in the Christian music industry. This was after a few years of trying to manage both his music career and his full-time teaching job. He as well initially pursued a career with the Bill Gaither Trio in the 1950s. He formed the group while he was at college at Anderson College.

The group consisted of himself, his sister Mary Ann, and brother Danny Gaither. The trio group recorded their breakthrough song “He Touched Me” in 1964. In about 1964, his sister’s place was taken by Bill’s wife, Gloria Gaither.

Bill married Gloria Sickal in 1962, his wife became the best writing partner he could have found anywhere. The couple spent the first five years of their union juggling full-time teaching jobs, writing, singing, recording and publishing until music became their full-time work in 1967.

The couple has been doing music helping each other, this has resulted to them writing more than 700 popular gospel songs, including the hymnal standard “Because He Lives,” “The King Is Coming,” “Something Beautiful,” “He Touched Me,” “It Is Finished,” “There’s Something About That Name,” “Let’s Just Praise The Lord,” and “Loving God, Loving Each Other.”

Bill and Gloria have together won eight Grammy Awards and more than a dozen nominations, and they have received more than two dozen Dove Awards from The Gospel Music Association, earning the title of Gospel Music Association’s “Songwriter of the Year” eight times.

After decades of unexpected musical successes, Bill and Gloria still operate their business from Bill’s native home of Alexandria, Indiana, and they dwell in the same home in which they have raised their family. They live a lifestyle focused on investing their resources into permanent things.

Bill Gaither Net Worth

Gaither has an estimated Net Worth of $12 Million.

Bill Gaither Songs

  • Because He Lives
  • God on the Mountain
  • He Touched Me
  • Sometimes It Takes a Mountain
  • ‘Til the Storm Passes By
  • Sinner Saved by Grace
  • I Believe in a Hill Called Mount Calvary
  • The King Is Coming
  • I’ve Never Been This Homesick Before
  • Alpha and Omega
  • Amazing Grace
  • This Is Just What Heaven Means To Me
  • Love Can Turn the World
  • The Holy Hills of Heaven Call Me
  • Greatly Blessed, Highly Favored
  • Glorious Impossible
  • Yes, I Know!
  • There is a Fountain
  • You Are My All In All/Canon In D
  • He Is Here
  • Burdens Are Lifted At Calvary
  • The Old Rugged Cross Made The Difference
  • Leaning On The Everlasting Arms
  • Farther Along
  • I Then Shall Live
  • At The Cross
  • How Great Thou Art
  • Daystar
  • I Bowed on My Knees
  • Where No One Stands Alone
  • The Love of God
  • He Will Carry You
  • Bill Gaither Albums – Bill Gaither Trio
  • All Day Singin’
  • Canadian Homecoming
  • Hymn Classics
  • I Do Believe
  • Greatly Blessed
  • Journey To The Sky
  • Country Bluegrass Homecoming
  • He Touched Me
  • Classic Moments From The Bill Gaither Trio, Vol. 2
  • A Tribute To Howard & Vestal Goodman
  • Classic Moments From The Bill Gaither Trio
  • Because He Lives
  • Bill Gaither Remastered Collection (feat. Leroy’s Buddy / Honey Hill) [Remastered 2016]
  • The King Is Coming
  • Welcome Back Home
  • Kennedy Center Homecoming
  • Harmony in the Heartland
  • Rocky Mountain Homecoming
  • Best Of Bill Gaither

Bill Gaither Education

Bill joined college at Anderson College, to which he shifted after one-year from Taylor University. In 1959, He graduated from Anderson with a major in English and a minor in music, after which he served as an English teacher.

Bill Gaither Family

Gaither information about his family is publicly un available. Nevertheless, this section will be updated as soon as it is available.

Bill Gaither Wife

Bill is a married to Gloria Sickal. The duo married in 1982 and the family lives in Alexandria, Indiana, and have three grown children; Suzanne, Amy, and Benjamin.

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