Billy Gilman has garnered an incredibly successful career since the age of 11, as the youngest performer of the Billboard country charts in 1999. Further, on 12 September 2000, his album “One Voice” was rewarded a Platinum certificate from the RIAA.
The American singer made it into the youngest nomination of the Grammy Award in 2001. He was also able to win the Best New Country Artist in the American Music Awards. Among all, his greatest achievement was when his album Dare to Dream was substantiated gold in 2011.
Net Worth And New Song
Billy has achieved several awards and titles in his singing career that are enough to reciprocate how wealthy Billy has become throughout his career since age 11. Due to his successful singing career, Billy has the estimated net worth of $4 million.
He has been enjoying the blissful titles and rewards since his first album One Voice. The album was considered 2X platinum and reached in the top 2 in America and on top 22 on the Billboard 200 charts. Besides these, he also was able to gain success equally in his other songs including Oklahoma, She’s my girl, Elisabeth and most of all his album Dare to Dream which was considered gold.
As of 2019, Billy’s net worth is yet to add multiple digits as he has recently released an anthem song “Soldier” that could give people goosebumps. Other than that, Billy also has released a new song “Say you will” before Soldier on 19 May 2019.
Also, Billy is touring places doing his shows and concerts. Recently he went to East Greenwich and New York on 31 May and 29 July 2019.
Who Is Openly Gay Billy's Boyfriend?
Those who know Billy certainly are aware of his gender. It was Billy himself who revealed his sexuality as gay in his Youtube video in November 2014.
He further explained it was Ty Herndon, a famous American gay singer from whom he took the courage to publicize his gender. However, it was also the media because of who he decided to open up himself as he did not want any controversies by the media who had admitted Billy with his male partner previously.
Anniversary: Billy and Christopher celebrating their third anniversary on 1 June 2017 (Photo: Christopher's Twitter)
Billy is dating an engineer and a fitness freak Christopher Mayer since 2014. Since then, he and his boyfriend Christopher have been posting several cute pictures together with a beautiful caption on it. They are still enjoying their blissful intimacy for more than five years.
Hopefully, the relation between them will turn to a married life eventually. As Billy is openly gay, he has yet to have any girlfriend.
Bio, Wiki, & Family
Billy Gilman was born on 24 May 1988 in the Westerly, RI with a name William Wendell Gilman III. He grew up in a family of four members which includes his mother Fran, father Bill and his brother Colin. His father worked as maintenance at their family business while the mother is a housewife.
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Billy grew up playing video games and riding a bike in their basement. He was a great music lover since his childhood. According to the source, his room used to be messy full of CDs.
Talking about his appearance, he stands a tall height of 1.79 m with a toned body figure and a black hair.