Facts About Natalie Maines – Lead Vocalist of Dixie Chicks Musical Group
Natalie Louise Maines who is professionally known as Natalie Maines is an American singer. She is the lead vocalist of the band Dixie Chicks.
Maines was born on October 14, 1974, in Lubbock, Texas, U.S. She was born to a musician father Lloyd Maines who was an American music producer and to mother Tina May Maines. Here are some facts about Natalie Maines:
What's her Net Worth?
Natalie Maines has an estimated net worth of $6.5 million from her solo career as a singer. She is also the lead singer or vocalist of a famous band Dixie Chicks. Her major source of income is from her band's album and solo album, also from her tour in various countries.
Education - Alma Mater
Maines went to O. L. Slaton Junior High School, then she attended Lubbock High School from where she graduated in 1992 and was a member of the school choir in her High school. Maines then focused more on radio study so she majored from West Texas A&M and then from South Plains College for one & a half years.
After graduating, Maines studied diploma in Berklee college of music but then she dropped out from there before completing her studies.
Two Sisters - Kim and Laura Maguire
Dixie Chicks lead vocalist, Maines has two sisters. Her sister's name is Kim Maguire who is married to Shane Maguire and has one daughter and one son from their marriage.
Maines, another sister's name is Laura Gibson who is married to Alfie Solomons and has one daughter and one son form their marriage.
Husband - Married Twice
In 1997, Natalie married Michael Tarabay, who is a music artist. The couple were together for over two years and got separated in 1999.
Then in 2000, she married Adrian Pasdar who is an American actor and voice artist. The couple was in a cheerful marriage for over seventeen years and have two children. But unfortunately, they parted their ways in 2017.
Two children from her second marriage
Natalie and Adrian have two sons. Their firstborn child's name is Jackson Slade Pasdar who was born on March 15, 2001, in Austin, Texas, United States.
Their second son's name is Beckett Finn Pasdar who was born on July 19. 2004.
Lead vocalist of the band Dixie Chicks
The band "Dixie Chicks" was formed in 1989, and at the ending year of 1995, Maines joined the band by replacing the founding lead singer Laura Lynch. Maines wrote four track for the band which was her first three albums and for the band's 2006 album 'Taking a Long Way', she had composed fourteen tracks which were at No.1 on the Billboard 200 chart. From the same album, the band won the Songwriting Grammy Awards for Song of the Year.
Maines stands 5 feet 3 inches (161 cm) tall while weighing around 48 kg (107 lbs). She has a blue eye color with blond hair color.
Accused for not Paying Child support
After filing the divorce for Adrian, Natalie Maines had to pay $40,076 per month for spousal support, 16,427 per month for child support. But according to Pasdar, Maines has refused to pay $150,000 in attorney fees and $301,783 for child support. Also, she hasn't paid him any amount of money which was ordered by court to pay.
Maines said she is unable to pay for child support because her monthly income is zero, as she didn't tour last year(2018) and will not be touring in 2019. She also added that her current earning is based on tour so her income has been reduced by not going on tour.
While Maines gave her statement, Pasdar said she has a net worth of $50 million which includes $2.6 million in liquid assets and all her property value of $4.5 million. He also believes she is making $2 million per year and $172,000 a month for her solo albums.
Hiding Tattoo gone wrong
Natalie Maines has tattooed her right foot, big toe which she thought was the Greek symbol for strength, but later it turned out to be the logo of Bassnectar, who is an American DJ and record producer which is called “bassdrop”. She made the tattoo hide her ex-husband's name where she had inked the letter A and P that stands for Adrian Pasdar. She also has inked nine small birds on her same right foot.
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