Tracie Chesnutt is the wife of Mark Chestnut. Tracie Chesnutt’s husband Mark Chesnutt is an American country music singer and songwriter, who is mostly known for his neotraditional country and honky-tonk influence. He is mostly compared to fellow musician George Glenn Jones.
Mark Chesnutt’s wife, Tracie Chesnutt is the only woman the musician has officially been married to and is still married to. Tracie, whose real name is Tracie Lynn Motley, has been married to the musician for almost 30 years now.
In this article, I have put together all the facts you need to know about Tracie and her marriage to Mark. Keep reading to be informed!!
Tracie Chesnutt : Bio Summary
|Full Name||Tracie Chesnutt|
|Famous as||Mark Chesnutt wife|
|Age||55 years old in 2022|
|Date of Birth||May 15, 1967|
|Place of Birth||Jefferson County, United States of America|
|Children||Waylon Chesnutt, Casey Chesnutt, Cameron Chesnutt|
Tracie Chesnutt Age, Birthplace, Nationality, Wikipedia
Tracie Chesnutt was born May 15, 1967 in Jefferson County, Texas in the United States of America. She is 55 years old in 2022. Her nationality is American and her ethnicity is white.
Tracie is the daughter of Billy Mack Lout, who died in 1968, a year after she was born and Marellyn Ima Coody. Her parents were all natives of Jefferson County, Texas. There is no information regarding any of siblings and other relatives of her.
Details on her educational background is unknown. She grew up in Texas, where she has lived most of her life, therefore she might have had her education there. She seem like a private person and has not revealed much about her personal life.
Mark Chesnutt wife, Tracie Chesnutt is a homemaker and an artist. She manages homes in a very professional manner.
Her claim to fame is her long standing marriage to Mark Chesnutt. She currently stays in Texas with her family, working as both a homemaker and an artist.
How did Tracie Chesnutt and Mark Chesnutt meet?
Since it is usually difficult for celebrities to get along with normal people, you might be wondering how the two love birds met. Brace yourself and enjoy how their long standing relationship started.
Mark Chesnutt and his wife, Tracie Chesnutt met at a bar. Tracie had gone to the bar with a guy, but Mark used his charming personality to take her away from the unknown guy. In an interview, the musician recounts what happened, ”She came out there with a guy she was with at the time, and I took her away from him”. It seem to me, Mark had a lot of guts to be able to do such a thing.
After their meetup at the bar, they started dating and eventually got married in 1992. They have been together since 1993 till date. The couple had their first son exactly 2 years after marriage in 1994 called Waylon Nelson Chesnutt. Waylon was named after American singer and songwriter Waylon Jennings because he jokingly suggested they named the baby after him.
They have had other two sons in addition to Waylon. They are Casey Chesnutt and Cameron Chesnutt. They now have three children all together. Mark reduced his his touring dates so he could have enough time to be with his family.
There is no information on any known relationships of both Tracie Chesnutt and her husband Mark.
To show his love to his wife, Mark Chesnutt has a song titled When The Lights Go Out( Tracie’s Song)
Tracie Chesnutt Husband
Mark Chesnutt was born and raised in Beaumont, Texas by his father Bob Chesnutt and mother. His father, Bob was a musician who recorded singles on a Nashville record label in the 1960s and 1970s.
Because of his father’s musical background, he encouraged his son’s talent. Mark first performed at a bar, when he went there with his parents. He later quit high school to pursue his musical career, after convincing his father that he was going to work hard to succeed in music.
At age 17, he started recording for independent labels in San Antonio and Houston, while still looking for bigger label deals. After sometime, his works got the attention of a producer called Tony Brown, who signed him to MCA/Nashville.
Tracie Chesnutt husband became a nationwide hit, after he released his debut album Too Cold At Home in 1991. He has been active ever since, released hit songs and won many prestigious awards. He has been active from 1984 till date 2022.