Ricky Skaggs
Ricky Skaggs
Real Name/Full Name Rickie Lee Skaggs
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Ricky Skaggs
Birth Place: Cordell, Kentucky, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 18 July 1954
Age/How Old: 68 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 170 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 5″
Weight: In Kilograms – 75 Kg
In Pounds – 165 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Grey
Parents Name: Father – Hobert Skaggs
Mother – Dorothy May Skaggs
Siblings: Yes. (3)
School: Lawrence country high school
College: N/A
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Sharon white
Kids/Children Name: Yes. (4)
Profession: Musician
Net Worth: $25 million
Last Updated: [current date format=’F Y’]

Ricky, born on July 18, 1954, is an American neotraditional country and is a famous singer, producer, and composer. He plays many instrumental songs and is inducted into the Musician’s hall of fame and museum in the year 2016. Ricky does the plays some of the notes, which is very difficult for others; he is worldwide known as a country singer.

Well, how well do you know about Ricky Skaggs? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Ricky Skaggs’s net worth in 2023, 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 Ricky Skaggs to date.

Biography and Early Life

Skaggs was born in the villages of Cordell, located in Kentucky. He showed interest in music at just five years of age when he was given a mandolin by his father. In his early childhood, he had started learning musical instruments, which had made his parents astonished. He also had a desire to go for the Grand ole Opry audition but was too young for it. The parents of Ricky had wished to make him a doctor, but he had left the studies and joined the music academy.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Ricky Skaggs in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Ricky Skaggs’s age is 68 years old as of today’s date 6th June 2023 having been born on 18 July 1954. Though, he is 5′ 5″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 165 lbs in Pound and 75kg in Kilograms.


He was average in his student career and had all his focus on music. He started singing from the very early age of five. At the age of 6, he did a stage song with celebrities. He was talented in music academies from his very childhood and loved instruments as well.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Ricky Skaggs With Wife Sharon White
Ricky Skaggs With Wife Sharon White

Ricky had married the love of his life as he wants her from his working career. He had married Brenda Stanley, and they had two children Andrew and Mandy. But then they had lots of conflict due to which they got separated. After that, he had moved to a new relationship with Sharon White in the year 198. They had married, and they are having two beautiful children, daughter Molly and son Lucas. Taking about his talent, he was a versatile singer and had a broad musical choice as well.

Is Rickie Skaggs Gay?

No, there is no such instance of him being gay. He has been happily married to his second wife, Sharon White, and is blessed with two kids. One daughter and one son, namely Molly and Lucas. His first wife was Brenda Stanley, who also had two children with Ricky, namely Andrew and Mandy.

Professional Career

Skaggs was a child genius on the mandolin, and by age seven, he had already played live with bluegrass creator Bill Monroe and seemed on the Grand Ole Opry and on the TV show of bluegrass legends (Lester) Flatt & (Earl) Scruggs. Skaggs is a multi-talented person, and he had done his job in a wonderful manner.

In the year 2011, he had started his career with some of his friends who were musicians. They had also included the Irish band group with them; the band was very much famous for their rapid hit albums in a row. In one of the albums, Skaggs had taken the lead for one of his favorite ones that is “You And me,.”


Ricky has been awarded many awards for his skills and talents. He has been given the Grammy award for best bluegrass album in the years 2007, 2009, and 2005. He also was awarded the country music association for a male-based nomination. He also received the award in terms of entertainment ink year 1985. For “a simple life,” he bagged the best country performance award in the year 2004.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Ricky Skaggs in 2023

Ricky Skaggs Net Worth
Ricky Skaggs Net Worth

As of 2023, Ricky has an estimated net worth of $25 million and is the owner of few music brands as well. He earned his net worth throughout the career singing and humming sings. He is a talented musician and loves to put up instruments. He owns many assets which are costly and precious.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

Skaggs had left all the hope to join the music career when his father had rejected his proposal to join the music industry. Skaggs had done some of the best albums with the other musicians who were his music academy friends. Skaggs does not talk about anything unusual with any of the people. He takes some of the initiatives to learn the instruments in less time. Skaggs had focused on making something new and serve to the nation, and his parents will feel proud of him.

A man with talents who never disappointed his audience, this is Skaggs. He falls in love with music and his fans with him each time he strikes his instruments. He has given numerous hits to his huge fan base and is on his way to give more. He is forging ahead with cross-cultural, genre-bending musical ideas that have turned to be an inspiration to many. Skaggs is one of the best examples for those who had always wanted to change their career and want to start a new profession with some hope.


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