Is Rhonda Vincent married? Yes, he is. Her husband name is Herb Sandker. The couple celebrated their wedding on Christmas Eve, 1983. The couple mostly remains in their home area with their children. The couple also worked together in operating a popular restaurant in Kirksville, Missouri, called “Bogies” in the late 1990s and early 2000s.
In 2010, Vincent’s elder daughter Sally tied her knot with fiddle player, Hunter Berry in Greentop, Missouri. Similarly, her younger daughter Tensel married dobro player, Brent Burke in 2013. The family collectively has served as a host of large yearly bluegrass festival. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Vincent:
Who is Rhonda Vincent?
Born as Rhonda Lea Vincent, she landed the planet on July 13, 1962, which makes her age be 57 years old as of 2019. By profession, she is an American singer, songwriter and a successful multi-instrumentalist as well. She started her musical journey from her childhood days due to her family’s band The Sally Mountain Show.
From her long four decades of contribution to the entertainment industry, she has garnered success in the bluegrass genre mostly in the 1970s and ’80s. She is one of the most demanded guest vocalists for other bluegrass and country music performers. She is widely popular for earning seven Grammy nominee and is also the winner of the Grammy Award for Best Bluegrass Album in 2017.
Early Life and Education
Vincent was born in 1962 and her place of birth is in Kirksville, Missouri. She spent her childhood das mostly in Greentop, Missouri. Talking about her family background, she was born to the parents named Carolyn Vincent (mother) and Johnny Vincent (father). She is the eldest child to her parents as Vincent is blessed with two younger brothers.
Among her brother, Darrin is well known for being one of the members of the Grammy Award-winning bluegrass group Dailey & Vincent. Likewise, her younger brother named Brian used to work with the family’s band but is not in the profession of a musician now.
Career and Professional Life
Vincent initiated her musical journey from her age of five. That time, she used to sing gospel songs with her family’s band which later became popular by the name Sally Mountain Show. While celebrating her sixth birthday, she was gifted a snare drum by her father. When she reached eight, she was able to play the mandolin.
The passion in the music made her learn guitar and got expelled by the time she reached ten. In the list of her instruments, she added fiddle as well. In 1970, she recorded her first single which was a version of Mule Skinner Blues. Vincent and her two younger brothers joined the family’s band performing extensively across the Midwest in the 1970s and early 1980s.
Moving to her education and academic achievements, Vincent was enrolled at Schuyler County R-1 schools and after completion of her high school, she joined Northeast Missouri State University. As per some online source, “Accounting” was the major subject chosen by Vincent.
She released her first solo studio album called New Dreams and Sunshine in 1988 during which she was still performing with the Sally Mountain Show. She boosted her limelight by competing in the popular television series You Can Be a Star and eventually turned as the winner in 1985. The win made her receive a signing deal for a recording contract. Since then, Vincent has experienced a successful profession in the music industry where she has earned the number of prestigious awards and nominations.
Rhonda Vincent is a married woman and her husband is Herb Sandker. They have enjoyed their conjugal life for more than 35 years. The duo is very supportive of each other and has also been together on various business ventures.
Moving towards her body measurement, Vincent is said to have an average height of 5 feet and 5 inches. She weighs 59 kilograms or 130 lbs. Her breast, waist and hips measure 35, 25 and 35 inches respectively. Her cup size is C and her Bra size is 40C. It is hard to believe that Vincent is in her late 50s.
Salary and Net worth
Rhonda Vincent has an estimated net worth of 7 million USD. She has been in the industry for many decades which she started from her family’s band. She is the receiver of multiple awards including Grammy Awards, Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music of America and International Bluegrass Music Association.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of Rhonda Vincent is prepared by most of the popular wiki sites including Wikipedia. Join her on Instagram @rhondavincent where she has amassed more than 30k followers now. She is also active on Twitter @RhondaVincent13 where she has retained over 21k followers now.