More Country Stars That Struck Gold

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The country artists were promptly approached by Nashville’s Atlantic Records and started working with them. His first single, “Wanted” became a massive hit and sold over three and a half million copies in its first year since release. This made Hayes the youngest artist to reach such records and put him up as a contender for future country Hall of Fame status. All that’s left for him to do is to keep up the good work.

Joe Diffie

Net Worth: $36 million Venture: All in the Same Boat. You may not recognize Joe Diffie in the picture above because most fans remember him as with the mullet-long-hair and mustache combination that just didn’t seem to work but was still cool. Diffle is a country singer-songwriter from Nashville, Tennessee who was very famous during the ’90s and early 2000s. Since his debut in 1989 as a country singer, he has released 35 singles which appeared in the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, with his top five songs being “Home,” “If the Devil Danced (In Empty Pockets),” “Third Rock from the Sun,” “Bigger Than the Beatles,” and “Pickup Man,” which was his most successful single and lasted four weeks at the number one spot.