Brooks & Dunn Net Worth

Brooks & Dunn Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Kix Brooks and Ronnie Dunn net worth is
$45 Million

Kix Brooks and Ronnie Dunn Wiki Biography

Kix Brooks – who was born on the 12th May 1955, in Shreveport, Louisiana USA – and Ronnie Dunn, born on the 1st June 1953 in Coleman, Texas USA – make up the most successful music band in the history of country music. They first performed as Brooks & Dunn in 1991, and from 1992 to 2006 they won the Vocal Duo Award from the Country Music Association every year except 2000 – so far the duo has received 19 CMAs. In 2008, they received a star on the famous Hollywood Walk of Fame, and by 2009, they had registered 20 No. 1 singles and six No. 1 albums in the USA country charts. They decided to part their ways in 2010, yet reunited in 2015.

How much is the net worth of Brooks & Dunn? It has been estimated by authoritative sources that the overall size of their wealth is as much as $45 million, as of the data presented in 2016. Reportedly, they earn around $250,000 per year from their music endeavours, so possibly their wealth will grow further.

Brooks & Dunn Net Worth $45 Million

To begin with, Kix Brooks grew up in the neighbourhood of famed C & W singer Johnny Horton, and played music as a teenager with Horton’s daughter. During this time he began composing his first songs. In the early 1980s he moved to Nashville, where he quickly established himself as a songwriter. Ronnie Dunn came to fame after winning a talent contest in Nashville, and found a job in the same music publishing company in which Brooks worked. At first they wrote successful songs together, then in 1990 the two signed a recording contract, and their first single, “Brand New Man” (1991) reached the top position on the country charts. A year later, their debut album of the same name was released, which also topped the charts and was certified six times platinum in the USA and three times platinum in Canada – it included one of their greatest successes “Boot Scootin’ Boogie” (1992). The following albums “Hard Workin’ Man” (1993), “Waitin’ on Sundown” (1994), “Borderline” (1996) and “If You See Her” (1998) were also certified multi-platinum, and entered the top 10 on the Billboard Country chart, all of which meant that their net worth was rising impressively.

Subsequent albums “Steers & Stripes” (2001), “Red Dirt Road” (2003) and “Hillbilly Deluxe” (2005) topped the above mentioned chart too, and received platinum certifications in the USA. It is worth saying that Brooks & Dunn have received many awards; among others a total of 14 times the CMA Award Vocal Duo of the Year, three American Music Awards, two Grammy Awards, a Billboard Music Award and BMI Award, indicative of their popularity and financial success.

Brooks & Dunn are known for their high energy shows; songs of Brooks & Dunn were used by USA President George W. Bush as official campaign songs on his election and re-election. Brooks and Dunn both supported Bush’s election campaigns and performed at a Republican rally with Laura Bush on the eve of the elections. In 2000, the then Governor of Texas chose the hit “Hard Workin’ Man” to headline his campaign.

On the 10th August 2009, the duo announced on their website that after “The Last Rodeo Tour” they would go their separate ways. A few weeks later, they released “The Greatest Hits Collection” (2010) that contains all number one successes of Brooks & Dunn. However, in 2015 they announced that they would reunite.

Finally, in the personal life of the singers, Kix married Barbara Brooks in 1981. They have two children. Ronnie married Janine Dunn in 1990; they also have two children.

Full NameBrooks & Dunn
Net Worth$45 Million
Date Of Birth1988
Place Of BirthNashville, Tennessee, United States
ProfessionCountry Musical Duo
SpouseBarbara Brooks (m. 1981-), Janine Dunn (m. 1990-)
AwardsDuo of the Year Award from the Country Music Association (CMA) (1992-2006), People's Choice Award for Favorite Country Group (2005), Grammy Awards for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal (1994, 1997), BMI Award, Entertainer of the Year awards (1996), Billboard Music Award (2007)
Record LabelsArista Nashville,
Albums"Brand New Man" (1991), "Hard Workin' Man" (1993), "Waitin' on Sundown" (1994), "Borderline" (1996), "Tight Rope" (1999), "Steers & Stripes" (2001), "If You See Her" (1997), "The Greatest Hits Collection II" (2004), "New to This Town" (2012)
NominationsRecording Industry Association of America (RIAA)- platinum album, sextuple-platinum (2002), Album of the Year, Horizon awards (1992)
MoviesKing of the Hill (1999), Everyone's Hero (2006), Billy: The Early Years (2008)
TV Shows"American Country Countdown" (2006)
1Country singing duo.
2Brooks and Dunn were awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 7021 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.
3Members are Ronnie Dunn and Kix Brooks.


Whiskey Tango Foxtrot2016performer: "My Maria" - as Brooks & Dunn
Master of None2015TV Series performer - 1 episode
One Hit Wonderland2012TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
True BloodTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2011 writer - 1 episode, 2011
Late Show with David Letterman2010TV Series performer - 1 episode
King of the Hill2009TV Series performer - 1 episode
Billy: The Early Years2008performer: "Over the Next Hill"
CMT Hot 20 Countdown2007TV Series performer - 4 episodes
41st Annual Country Music Association Awards2007TV Special performer: "God Must Be Busy"
CMT Stacked2006TV Series performer - 1 episode
Race to the Red Carpet: 2006 Country Music Awards2006TV Special performer: "Building Bridges" - as Brooks & Dunn
World Trade Center2006performer: "Only in America" - as Brooks & Dunn
Joshua2002/Iperformer: "Everyday Heroes" - as Brooks & Dunn
Big Trouble2002performer: "Hard Workin' Man" - as Brooks & Dunn
Knockaround Guys2001performer: "My Maria" - as Brooks & Dunn
8 Seconds1994as Brooks & Dunn, "Ride 'em High, Ride 'em Low"
On Deadly Ground1994performer: "HARD WORKIN' MAN" - as Brooks & Dunn


The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1995-2002TV SeriesMusical Guest


American Country Countdown Awards2016TV MovieThemselves
50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards2015TV SpecialThemselves
2010 CMT Music Awards2010TV SpecialThemselves - Winner: Duo Video of the Year 'Indian Summer'
CMT Insider2008-2010TV SeriesThemselves
Late Show with David Letterman1996-2010TV SeriesThemselves - Musical Guest / Themselves
The 43rd Annual Country Music Association Awards2009TV SpecialThemselves
42nd Annual Country Music Association Awards2008TV SpecialThemselves
CMT Star: Filthy Rich Countdown2008TV MovieThemselves
Daytona 500: The Great American Race Sprint Pre-Race Show2008TV SpecialThemselves - Performer
41st Annual Country Music Association Awards2007TV SpecialThemselves
Private Sessions2007TV SeriesThemselves
42nd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards2007TV SpecialThemselves
One on One2007TV SeriesThemselves
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2006TV SeriesThemselves - Musical Guest
The CMT Music Awards 20062006TV SpecialThemselves
2005 American Music Awards2005TV SpecialThemselves - Presenters and Winners
The 32nd Annual American Music Awards2004TV SpecialThemselves
Blue Collar TV2004TV SeriesThemselves
The 39th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards2004TV SpecialThemselves
The 30th Annual People's Choice Awards2004TV SpecialThemselves
Soundstage2003TV Series documentaryThemselves
The 38th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards2003TV SpecialThemselves
Christmas in Washington2002TV SpecialThemselves - Performers
The 37th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards2002TV SpecialThemselves
CMT Crossroads2002TV SeriesThemselves
Austin City Limits2001TV Series documentaryThemselves
The 34th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards1999TV SpecialThemselves
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1998TV SeriesThemselves
The 33rd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards1998TV SpecialThemselves
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1997TV SeriesThemselves
The 32nd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards1997TV SpecialThemselves
The 31st Annual Academy of Country Music Awards1996TV SpecialThemselves
The 30th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards1995TV SpecialThemselves
The 29th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards1994TV SpecialThemselves
The 28th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards1993TV SpecialThemselves
The 27th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards1992TV SpecialThemselves
Hot Country Nights1992TV SeriesThemselves

Archive Footage

CMT Hot 20 Countdown2007TV SeriesThemselves / Themselves - Performers
Headline Country2007TV SeriesThemselves

Won Awards

2008Star on the Walk of FameWalk of FameRecordingAwarded on August 4, 2008 at 7021 Hollywood Blvd. to Kix Brooks and Ronnie Dunn.

Nominated Awards

2010GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Country Vocal Performance by a Duo or GroupFor the song "Cowgirls Don't Cry."
2009GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Country Vocal Performance by a Duo or GroupFor the song "God Must Be Busy."
2006GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Country Vocal Performance by a Duo or GroupFor the song "Play Something Country."

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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