More Country Stars That Struck Gold

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Following his success as a songwriter, Davis went off on a solo path, pursuing a singing career which ended up becoming a very successful endeavor. He was awarded the Academy of Country Music’s Entertainer of the Year award in 1974 and proceeded to become an actor that same year. Davis hosted his own TV show on NBC called The Mac Davis Show and from there began to act in various films and TV shows such as North Dallas Forty and Cheaper to Keep Her.

David Nail

Net Worth: $500,000 Venture: MCA Net. David Nail is a 40-year-old country singer-songwriter with a fairly modest musical career. He has released a total of four studio albums: I’m About to Come Alive, The Sound of a Million Dreams, I’m a Fire, and Fighter, with a combined total of mid-6-figures in album sales. His last two albums both reached number three in the United States country billboards. Nail describes himself as “an artist following his muse, making music without rules or regulations”.