|Real Name/Full Name
|Shelton Hank Williams
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:
|Hank Williams III
|Nashville, Tennessee, U.S
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:
|12 December 1972
|51 years old
|In Centimetres – 193 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 4″
|In Kilograms – 94 Kg
In Pounds – 207 lbs
|Father – Hank Williams Jr.
Mother – Gwen Yeargain
|Katherine Williams, Hilary Williams and Samuel Williams
|John Overton High School
|Singer, musician, and multi-instrumentalist
Music is the fan not only to sing but also to listen to. The truth of the matter is, writing a song is one of the easiest aspects of music as long as you have what it takes. Not all singers are music writers, and they have learned to accept this. The simplest way to explain this is that we are all gifted differently and what one does best might be a nightmare for many. At the same time, not all singers and songwriters are familiar with instruments even the basics. Therefore, getting a singer who is good in all is not easy.
In Hank Williams, we have a singer, musician, and a multi-instrumentalist who is famous for his expertise in alternating different musical styles. He smoothly moves between punk rock, heavy metal, and country. He is a principal member of Assjack which is a punk-metal band, the drummer of Arson Anthem which is a hardcore punk band as well as a former bassist of Superjoint Ritual (Phil Anselmo’s band).
Well, how well do you know about Hank Williams III? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Hank Williams III’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 Hank Williams III to date.
Biography and Early Life
This handsome man was born a small boy in 12th December 1972 and was named Shelton Hank Williams. His parents were living in Nashville, Tennessee at the time of Hank’s birth. Hank Williams is among the lucky few singers who are born in a family of musicians.
He is the grandson of Hank Williams Sr. who was praised as a great musician in the 1950s before his death. Hank is the biological son of Hank Williams Jr. who is also a great singer and musician and his first wife Gwen Yeargain. Everything was working out well but little did he know that it was only for a short time as his parents divorced when he was only three years old.
His father remarried to two other women after divorcing Gwen that gives Hank step-brothers and sisters named Katherine Williams, Hilary Williams, and Samuel Williams. After his parents’ divorce, he grew up under the care of his mum and rarely saw his father.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Hank Williams III in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Hank Williams III’s age is 51 years old as of today’s date 21st February 2024 having been born on 12 December 1972. Though, he is 6′ 4″ in feet and inches and 193 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 207 lbs in Pound and 94kg in Kilograms.
Hank Williams life is very complicated and especially his childhood days. Although born from a rich family, his father left him under the care of his mum who was struggling to make ends meet. Williams III was enrolled into John Overton High School but it is not clear whether he graduated or not. This is because, he started his music career at a very young age. There is also no information about his college life if he ever joined one.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Hank’s life is full of mystery as there is no information of his personal and love life. One thing that is clear is that he is a father of one and he loves his son very much. It is reported that his child was born as a result of a one-night stand and he only learned about it three years later. The mother of the child demanded for child support of $24k. Since Hank was at the time involved in punk music and he didn’t make enough money, he decided to turn to country music to add to his income.
Is Hank Williams III Gay?
Hank might have decided to keep his love life very private but out of his one-night stand that produced a child, we can say that he is not gay.
Much of Williams’ early life was spent playing drums in different punk rock bands in the period between 1980s and mi- 1990s. He later had an opportunity of signing an agreement with Curb Records which is a music industry located in Nashville. His music career kicked off by released Three Hanks: Men With Broken Hearts. The video was spliced together recordings that brought together three generations of Williams men that seemed they were singing together.
Williams released his first solo album in September 1999 which was well accepted in the market. since then, he has released many albums and singles some of which include: Straight to Hell, Country Bullshit and Long Gone Daddy among many others.
The life of Hank Williams III seems to be overshadowed by that of his father and his grandfather. However, this doesn’t mean that he hasn’t achieved anything in his career in music industry. He has been able to release many albums many of which he has worked with Curb Records.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Hank Williams III in 2024
Hank Williams is a rich guy and all his wealth has been earned through his hard work and enthusiasm in the music industry. As of 2024, his net worth is estimated at $200 Thousand. This is expected to rise even higher as he is still actively involved in the world of music.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Hank Williams III is a true resemblance of his grandfather Hank Williams Sr. and he decided to make Hank Williams his stage name to enjoy the benefits of being Williams Sr.’ grandson.
- Although he is a biological son of Hank Williams Jr. and a grandson of Hank Williams Sr. he was cut out of their inheritance.
Hank Williams III might not have been lucky enough to sit under the mentorship of his father, but he loved music and knew that is what he wanted to do for a living. Today, he is a very successful singer and musician because he never gave up.