The Blackberry Smoke vocalist and guitarist Charlie Starr is a married man and a proud father. Embracing his decade-long married life, the artist often shares his priceless moments with his wife and little son through his social handles.
Starr’s Wife and Son
On September 2020, Starr celebrated his 11th wedding anniversary with his beloved wife Christine Butler and shared the occasion with his followers through Instagram. The guitarist posted a series of pictures of his beautiful wife, reflecting on his past years together with her.
Praising his wife, Starr paired the pictures with a caption,
Happy 11 year anniversary to my girl @cstinesugaree She da boss lady, make no mistake. I love you so much, shug! Thank you for taking care of all of us
Moreover, his wife is a holistic health and wellness counselor who graduated from the Institute of Integrative Nutrition.
The couple has a seven-year-old son, Canaan, and Starr loves to spend time with his boy. His Instagram account, which is filled with adorable father-son moments, is evident in his tight-knitted bond with his son.
Presently, the family of three resides in Atlanta, Georgia, with a pet dog named Digsby.
Charlie Starr with his wife and son. (Source: Instagram)
Charlie Starr’s Journey with Blackberry Smoke
Blackberry Smoke, an American rock band, based in Atlanta, Georgia, was formed in 2000 and has released seven studio albums throughout the span of two decades.
The band comprises five members Paul Jackson, Brandon Still, Richard Turner, Brit Turner, including Charlie Starr, a Lead Vocalist, lead guitarist, and rhythm guitarist in the band.
Blackberry Smoke band members. ( Source: Blackberry Smoke's Instagram)
Kick-starting with the first album, Bad Luck Ain’t No Crime, Starr and the band have toured throughout the nation and performed on the stage and artists like Zac Brown Band, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Eric Church, and ZZ Top.
Moreover, the band’s third album, The Whippoorwill, was a massive hit, landing in the Top 40 Billboard 200 chart. Following the success, the next album Holding All the Roses secured a number one position on Billboard Charts for Country Album.
Continuing to make smash hit records and expanding their fan base, the band’s latest release, You Hear Georgia, was in May 2021. And, the band has already set forth its tour schedule for 2021, which will start on July 31 until October 28, covering most of the country's southern states.
Short Bio: Real Name, Age, Family, Net Worth
Born in Lanett, Alabama, to his parents Owen Gray and Tanila Price, the artist is probably in his 50s. Although his birth name is Charles Gray, he popularly goes by his stage name Charlie Starr.
Starr belongs to a musical family where his father is a guitarist, his grandmother a mandolin and piano player, his sister a piano player, and his uncles belong to a gospel group, Suwannee River Boys. Highly influenced by his artistic family background, Starr first learned his guitar lessons from his father.
Having been in the industry for decades as a well-established artist, he has certainly accumulated a net worth in seven figures, but the specific amount is yet unrevealed.