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Sara Evans

Sara Evans

  • HOMETOWN:Boonville, Missouri , United States
  • BIRTHDAY:Feb 05, 1971
  • AGE:47
  • HEIGHT:5'9

ALBUMS:

The Chords and the Truth (1997)

No Place That Far (1998)

Born to Fly (2000)

Restless (2003)

Real Fine Place (2005)

Stronger (2011)

Slow Me Down (2014)

At Christmas (2014)

Words (2017)

CHILDREN:

Audrey Schelske

Avery Schelske

Olivia Schelske

GENDER:

Female

GIVEN NAME:

Sara Lynn Evans

FAMILY NAME:

Evans

SPOUSE:

Jay Barker

SPOUSE GENDER:

Male

HOME LOCATION:

Franklin, Tennessee

HOME REGION:

United States

PARENTS:

Jack Evans

Patricia Boggs

ALUMNI OF:

Central Methodist University

EARLY LIFE

Country singer Sara Evans grew up in New Franklin, Missouri  as the oldest of 7 children. They were raised on their family farm and all began singing and playing music in their family band. After a car accident left Evans with 2 broken legs, the young singer began playing at local bars to help pay for her medical bills.

MUSIC CAREER

In 1997, Evans released her first album The Chords and the Truth but did not gain much recognition until her third studio album Born To Fly. The album’s title track hit #1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs Chart and in 2001 Evans was the artist with the most nominations at the CMA Awards. Today, Evans has released 9 studio albums, has been nominated for 32 awards, and is the proud mother of 3 kids and 4 step kids. Evans is known for her songs “A Little Bit Stronger” and “Suds in the Bucket”.

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