Guy Penrod Biography
Guy Penrod is a gospel music musician from the United States. He is best known for being the lead singer of the Gaither Vocal Band from 1994 to 2008. Carman, Steve Green, Amy Grant, Michael W. Smith, Garth Brooks, Shania Twain, James Ingram, Phillips, Craig & Dean were among the artists he backed up in the studio.
Guy Penrod Career
He then went on to work as a studio session singer for singers such as Amy Grant, Carman, Garth Brooks, Michael W. Smith, and others. Penrod was a choir member at Christ Church. At a studio session, he met Bill Gaither and became a member of the Bill Gaither Vocal Band, where his powerful singing and vocal range earned him a large following through Gaither’s several international Homecoming events.
Penrod has contributed to over a dozen CDs issued under the Bill Gaither Vocal Band pseudonym. He rose to international prominence in 1994 as a result of his powerful vocals and wide vocal range. He’s performed in Gaither Homecoming concerts in the United States and Canada.
Penrod was offered a position as the new host of Gospel Music Showcase on the Daystar Television Network, a popular southern gospel music show. An Emmy award has been given to the show. Penrod was named “Soloist of the Year” at the National Quartet Convention in 2013. In May of 2014, he released Worship, his third solo album. He released “Christmas,” his first solo Christmas album. With 30,000 units sold, it was the second most popular album at Cracker Barrel stores, trailing only Blake Shelton’s release in September 2014. In the same year, he and the Gaither Vocal Band were inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame.
Following the inauguration of 45th US President Donald Trump in Washington, DC in January 2017, Penrod was a featured singer at the Family Research Council’s Faith Freedom and Future Inaugural Ball. Penrod returned in March 2017 with a new album titled Classics.
The CD was a one-of-a-kind solo recording of songs he wrote while with the Gaither Vocal Band. He has frequently appeared as a guest artist on the “Grand Ole Opry” stage. With his seventh solo album, Penrod returned to the well of treasured hymns. In February of this year, Blessed Assurance was made available to the general public. Penrod performs 12 new songs on the CD, all of which feature his characteristic country flavor.
Guy Penrod Age
How old is Guy Penrod? Penrod was born on 2 July 1963 in Taylor, Texas, United States. He is 58 years old as of 2020, he celebrates his birthday on 2nd July every year.
Guy Penrod Education
He graduated from Hobbs High School, and later attended Liberty University and graduated.
Guy Penrod Nationality | Ethnicity
What ethnicity is Guy? he belongs to the white ethnicity/heritage, he was born and raisedin Taylor, Texas, United States and Guy holds American nationality.
Guy Penrod Height
How tall is Guy? He stands at a height of 6 feet 2 inches.
Guy Penrod Family | Parents
Penrod was born in Taylor, Texas, and raised in Las Cruces, New Mexico, where his father, Rev. Joseph Loren “Joe” Penrod, was the head pastor of Temple Baptist Church, and his mother, Barbara Josie Penrod, was the lead pastor of Temple Baptist Church.
Guy Penrod Wife | Married
Penrod is happily married to his wife Angie Clark, together they are blessed parents of seven handsome boys and one beautiful little girl. Guy and his family reside on a farm in the Tennessee countryside.
Guy Penrod Children | Daughter
Guy and Angie are amazing parents of eight kids namely Grayson Penrod, Joe Penrod, Jesse Penrod, Tyler Penrod, Lacy Penrod, Logan Penrod, Zacharia Penrod, and Levi Penrod.
Guy Penrod Salary
How much does he earn? Apparently, he has not disclosed his salary yet.
Guy Penrod Net Worth
Penrod has an estimated net worth of $3 million dollars as of 2021. This includes his assets, money and income. His primary source of income is his career as a musician.
Guy Penrod Songs
- Revelation Song
- Then Came the Morning
- Knowing You’ll Be There
- Because He Lives
- Amazing Love / Word Of God Speak
- Knowing What I Know About Heaven
- You Never Let Go
- Victory In Jesus
- There Is A River
- He Hideth My Soul
- Count Your Blessings
- Trading My Sorrows
- Does Jesus Care?
- Leaning On the Everlasting Arms
- When I Cry
- Shout To The Lord
- No, Not One!/This World Is Not My Home
- The Haven Of Rest
- When Love Was Slain
- You Reign
- He Came Down to My Level
- I’ll Meet You In The Morning
- Take My Life
- What A Day That Will Be
- Amazing Grace
- Down At the Cross
- Dwelling In Beulah Land
- Jesus The Light Of The World
- Just A Little While
- The Ninety And Nine
- The Old Rugged Cross
- A Few Good Men