Written by Basinradio on August 14, 2020
Enjoy watching George Strait as a rancher, cowboy and passionate competitor in Team Roping. George Strait grew up in the small town of Pearsall, Texas. He spent his summers and weekends working at the family cattle ranch owned by his father (John Strait) near Big Wells, Texas. Pearsall to Big Wells is just a 40 minute drive away. Unlike many country singers that look the country/western part, George Strait grew up as a real cowboy and learned ranching skills from a young age. Watch the video to see George’s cowboy and ranching lifestyle and see more details below.
George Strait Cowboy and Ranching Life Video
George is also rare in the fact that he became a highly successful country music singer without having to move to Nashville. George signed with one record label and made a successful music career living in Texas. George Strait aka the “King of Country” is one of the most influential and popular recording artists of all time. The 68-year-old Texan (born May 18, 1952) is loved for his authentic cowboy exterior, his traditional country music style, and humble demeanor. During the span of his fruitful career, he has sold more than 100 million records globally, making him one of the best-selling recording artists of all time.
George Strait enjoys hunting, fishing, golfing and team roping. While George retired from touring, he plans to still write songs and release new music. When he is not performing country music, he is spending time with his family and doing one of the activities that he enjoys. Norma Strait has been married to George Strait for over 48 years and only Dolly Parton and her husband have a longer marriage run in the Country Music space. George is the real deal.