Joey Feek Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason
Feb 20, 2024 By Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason
Originally Published on Jun 24, 2022
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About Joey Feek

Joey Feek was from the United States Of America and was a singer and songwriter.

Joey Feek has composed several country music and country classics in her career. She was successful with her husband Rory Feek as a vocal duo.

Joey Feek is one of the most successful American country music singers. She developed an interest in singing when she was a little girl when she lived in Alexandria, Indiana, and she pursued a music career when she shifted to Nashville, Tennessee. Her debut album was 'If Not For You' when she associated with Sony records. The pair also received the Grammy nominations in country music awards for their song 'If I Needed You.' They have composed several albums together.

Joey Feek's Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What was Joey Feek’s net worth?

As per sources, the net worth of Joey Feek was in the range of $1- 5 million when she passed away.

How much did Joey Feek earn per year?

Information on how much Joey earns per year is not available.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall was Joey Feek?

Information on Joey's height is not available.

How old was Joey Feek?

Joey Feek was 40 years old at the time of her death.

Childhood And Education

On September 9, 1975, Joey Feek was born in Alexandria, Indiana, United States. She was born to Jack Martin and June Martin. Feek has three sisters: Jody, Julie, Jessie, and a younger brother named Justin. Feek 's father played guitar and encouraged Joey to begin singing at an early age. As an assistant in a horse vet clinic, she moved to Nashville, Tennessee, and formed connections with Wilbur (father of LeAnn) and kix brooks of brooks & Dunn. She met her husband Rory Lee Feek first on a songwriter night and married in 2002.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who was Joey Feek’s partner?

Joey Feek married Rory Feek. They were married for eight years.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Joey Feek was a back vocal on Blaine Larsen's album 'Off To Join The World'(2004), produced by her co-husband. Feek signed with Sony Nashville and recorded a solo album titled 'Strong Enough To Cry'(2005). Due to the management changes and reorganization at Sony, her album release was shelved. The album was retitled 'If Not For You, and later on April 7, 2017, Farmhouse recording released it. In 2008, Joey and Rory were suggested to try out on a talent show called 'Can You Duet' to search for the next great duo for the country. Joey and Rory Feek did an audition and titled their duo 'Joey+Rory' and obtained a third place on 'Can You Duet.' The duo was associated with Sugar Hill/Vanguard Records, which released their initial studio albums. The duo 'Joey+Rory' released up to eight albums and were listed in the top 30 Hot Country Songs chart.

What awards did Joey Feek win?

The duo received a Grammy nomination for their song 'If I Needed You.'

Other Interesting Joey Feek Facts And Trivia

  • In May 2014, Feek was diagnosed with cancer. She was declared cancer-free post-surgery and treatment with clean margins.
  • In June 2015, Joey and Rory Feek completed filming the movie 'Josephine.' Later, Joey Feek was feeling unwell and sought medical advice.
  • According to the medical reports, it was known that she was again diagnosed with cervical cancer.
  • In July 2015, Joey underwent the second surgery to remove the three-inch tumor.
  • Joey died on March 4, 2016. Rory Feek held a private funeral at his place in Tennessee, and she was buried in the family cemetery on the Feek farm.

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Joey Feek Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Joey Marie Martin

Date of Birth

1975-09-08

Nationality

American

Place of Birth

Indiana

Age

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Written by Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason

Bachelor of Science specializing in Mass Communication.

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Adekunle Olanrewaju JasonBachelor of Science specializing in Mass Communication.

With over 3+ years of professional experience, Olanrewaju is a certified SEO Specialist and Content Writer. He holds a BSc in Mass Communication from the University of Lagos. Throughout his dynamic career, Olanrewaju has successfully taken on various roles with startups and established organizations. He has served as a Technical Writer, Blogger, SEO Specialist, Social Media Manager, and Digital Marketing Manager. Known for his hardworking nature and insightful approach, Olanrewaju is dedicated to continuous learning and improvement.
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