More Country Stars That Struck Gold

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Minor has been writing songs since the year 2000 for other artists and with great success, as many of his written songs shot up to the number-one position in the charts. He’s got a very impressive record of working with some of the biggest names in country music, including Trace Adkins, Kenny Chesney, Steve Holy, Luke Bryan, and other popular and highly acclaimed artists. Like many of his counterparts in the country music industry, he lives in Nashville, where he’s enjoying his career as a professional songwriter.

Kane Brown

Net Worth: $6 million. Venture: Zone 4. Born in Tennessee, Kane Brown is proof that you don’t need a major label deal to successfully debut a musical career in this day and age. The versatile artist likes to diversify his music across multiple musical genres and has successfully reached number-one in several Billboard charts at the same time. Brown’s success is mostly attributed to his large social media following, which helped boost him into commercial success right from his debut.