|Genres:||Country & Bluegrass|
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30 September 1965, Lubbock, Texas, USA. Raised in Tahoka, Texas, this contemporary country singers family were evangelists and he grew up singing gospel music. In addition to singing he became proficient on guitar, piano and bass, and also occasionally plays drums. As his teenage years ended he settled in Nashville, Tennessee, made regular appearances at the Buckboard Country Music Showcase in Atlanta, Georgia, and attracted attention to his songwriting. He began recording for Giant Records in the early 90s. His 1993 self-titled debut included the Billboard hit singles If It Wasnt For Her I Wouldn't Have You, Cowboys Dont Cry and If I Ever Love Again. The follow-up Ready Willing And Able included the minor hits Bad Dog, No Biscuit and My Girl Friday.
Aside from his music making, Norwood, with his wife, Kim, devotes time to touring schools with his Keep It...