American musician Gary Clark Jr is known for collaborating with Warner Bros Records The Bright Lights EP in 2011. He is most acclaimed for fusions in different musical genres like blues, rock, soul, and hip hop.
Gary Clark Jr Bio & Family
The singer was born as Gary Lee Clark Jr. on 15 February 1984 in Austin, Texas, to parents, Gary Clark Sr. and Sandi Clark. Gary went to his nearby hometown school to complete his high school education. He faced racism while growing up.
Gary stands at the height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 cm) tall and weighs around 68 kg.
Career & Net Worth
The 35-year-old has a net worth of $4 million from a professional musical career since 1996. He is responsible for recording the second version of the Beatles song Come Together. It was the English rock band’s opening track on their 1969 album Abbey Road. Gary and Junkie XL recorded Come Together’s another version of the 2017 film Justice League.
Gary Clark Jr song Come Together released on 27 October 2017 (Video: YouTube)
Likewise, some of his songs like Bright Lights (2012), The Healing (2015), Come Together (2017), and This Land (2019).
Gary’s Wife’s Name?
Besides his 23 years of a musical career, he enjoys great matrimony of almost three years. His wife’s name is Nicole Trunfio on 19 April 2016. Together they share two children; son Zion, age four, and daughter Gia, one in 2019.
Gary Clark Jr with wife Nicole Trunfio at The Museum Of Modern Art Film Benefit on 19 November 2018 in New York City (Picture: Zimbio)
His wife, age 33, is an Australian supermodel to whom he is expecting his third child. The family of four will soon become five in 2020 anytime.
Some Interesting Facts About Gary Clark Jr.
- At the age of 12, Gary started playing guitar.
- His musical journey commenced after meeting a promoter Clifford Antone, proprietor of the Austin music club Antone’s.
- He has over 226K self-titled YouTube subscribers. He created on 11 July 2008.
- Gary released his new album, The Story of Sonny Boy Slim, on 11 September 2015.
- Come Together of early 2017, became his first charting single on Billboard‘s Mainstream Rock chart, peaking at #15.
- He was featured on two songs on Bun B’s album Return of the Trill, Blood on the Dash and Gone Away, also starring Leon Bridges.