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Lyle Lovett

Born Nov 1, 1957

Lyle Pearce Lovett is an American country singer-songwriter and actor. Active since 1980, he has recorded thirteen albums and released 21 singles to date, including his highest entry, the number 10 chart hit on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, "Cowboy Man". Lovett has won four Grammy Awards, including Best Male Country Vocal Performance and Best Country Album.… Read More

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1957 Birth Born on November 1, 1957.


1980 22 Years Old Lovett attended Texas A&M University, where he received Bachelor of Arts degrees in both German and Journalism in 1980. … Read More
1986 28 Years Old Lovett's music career began as a songwriter, but he soon signed with MCA Records in 1986 and released his eponymous debut album. … Read More


1993 35 Years Old Lovett's personal life was brought to the fore in 1993 when he married actress Julia Roberts. The couple had met on the set of The Player in 1992. After a three-week romance, they eloped and married in June 1993 in Marion, Indiana. The couple divorced less than two years later, in March 1995. … Read More
1995 37 Years Old Episode: One Wedding and A Funeral air date: November 8, 1995 … Read More


2002 44 Years Old On March 28, 2002 Lovett was caught by a bull and rammed into a fence on his uncle's farm in Klein, Texas, before being pulled to safety.
2003 45 Years Old He fully recovered from a badly broken leg after six months, and began touring again in the summer of 2003.
2007 49 Years Old …  It's Not Big It's Large was released in 2007, where it debuted and peaked at number 2 on the Top Country Albums chart. … Read More


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In 2010 Lovett appeared on an episode of Spectacle: Elvis Costello with which also featured John Prine and Ray LaMontagne. … Read More
2011 53 Years Old In 2011, Lovett was named Texas State Artist Musician by the Texas Commission on the Arts. … Read More
2012 54 Years Old The last studio album on his Curb Records contract, Release Me, was released in February 2012. … Read More
2013 55 Years Old In 2013 Lovett appeared in Episode 2 of The Bridge, an FX series, as Flagman, a lawyer.
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