David Phelps
David Phelps
Real Name/Full Name David Norris Phelps
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: David Phelps
Birth Place: Texas, USA
Date Of Birth/Birthday: October 21, 1969
Age/How Old: 54 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 170 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
Weight: In Kilograms – 74 Kg
In Pounds – 163 lbs
Eye Color: Grey
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father – Gene Phelps
Mother – Mary Ella Phelps
Siblings: Sherri Proctor and Kari Lee
School: Tomball High School
College: Baylor University
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: Lori Purtle Phelps
Wife/Spouse Name: Lori Purtle Phelps
Kids/Children Name: Callie, Maggie Beth, David Grant, Coby
Profession: Vocalist, songwriter and vocal arranger
Net Worth: $8 million
Last Updated: July 2024

If you have heard of the band Gaither Vocal Band, you must be aware of David Norris Phelps’ name. David Phelps is an American Christian musician and the vocalist, singer, and songwriter for Gaither Vocal Band’s band. He doesn’t only sing in the group, but he has also released many solo albums, including over four Christmas Collections. He was also seen on Extreme Makeover Home Edition, which was aired on January 13, 2008, and it was done for the Woodhouse family.

Well, how well do you know about David Phelps? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about David Phelps’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about David Phelps to date.

Biography and Early Life

David Phelps was born on October 21, 1969, and he was born in Texas. His father is Gene Phelps, and his mother is Mary Ella Phelps. His father was a former accountant and a banker, and right now, he is a teacher of business and finance at one of the colleges in Houston. His mother is a retired English Professor, and David also has two sisters, Sherri Proctor and Kari Lee.

David then grew up in Tomball, Texas, and later, he graduated from Tomball High School in the year 1988. He then went to Baylor University, and from there, he graduated in the year 1992, and he graduated with a degree in music and vocal performance.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is David Phelps in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, David Phelps’s age is 54 years old as of today’s date 13th July 2024 having been born on 21 October 1969. Though, he is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 163 lbs in Pound and 74 kg in Kilograms.


David Phelps went to Tomball High School, and he graduated from there in the year 1988. Later he attended Baylor University.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

David Phelps With Wife Lori Purtle Phelps
David Phelps With Wife Lori Purtle Phelps

David got married to Lori, and they now have four children: Maggie Beth, David Grant, Callie, and Coby. If you have seen the Gaither Homecoming videos Christmas, then you must have seen Callie, Grant, and Maggie in it. The video in which they can be seen is Christmas in the Country and A Time for Joy. If you have to see them all in one video, you can find them in “The Best of David Phelps, ” which is included in the Homecoming series. All of his children also sing in the Classic video.

Is David Phelps Gay?

David Phelps is not gay as he is currently married to Lori Purtle Phelps, and they also have four children, namely, Callie, Maggie Beth, David Grant, and Coby. He had no relationsh with any guy in the past making him a straight guy.

Professional Career

David was one of the members of Gaither Vocal Band from the year 1997 to 2005, and then he again was a member of this band from 2009 to 2017. He and Wes Hampton then shared the tenor part from the year 2009 to 2017. He then left the group in early 2017, and he left this to focus on his solo career. Then Reggie Smith replaced him in the group.

David Phelps has won over 12 Dove Awards and is also a nominee of the Grammy Award four times. He also has many platinum-selling projects in his wardrobe. His recent music video, Classic, was then aired on PBS. His song, “Catching Santa”, was also featured in one of Google’s Pixel advertisements.


David has been nominated for many awards till now, but he has won few. David Phelps has won 12 Dove Awards alongside his band, and he has been nominated for Grammy Award four times. He has been nominated for many several awards.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of David Phelps in 2024

David Phelps Net Worth
David Phelps Net Worth

As of 2024, the total estimated net worth of David Phelps is around $8 million, and he has earned this amount of net worth from the music that he has made. He has also made a good amount of money from the movies and videos he has done.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • His whole family was seen in several music videos.
  • His many songs contain bits from his children.
  • His one of the songs was also featured in the advertisement for Google Pixel in the year 2018.

This was all about one of the most talented singers and songwriters till now who is famous for his songs and for amazing music. He is also famous for his stint in the band Gaither Vocal Band. He is an inspiration for many artists today.


  1. He is remarkable! His Italian arias are magical! His discipline walking 3 miles daily to lose weight is mind boggling! He is so humble, observing and sitting watching other singers at Gaithers song fests sets him apart.


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