Rhett Akins

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Birthday
13, 1969
Birthplace
Valdosta, GA
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthplace
Valdosta, GA

About

Country singer and musician who released the 1996 #1 single "Don't Get Me Started." He's written music for many artists, including The Peach Pickers.

Before Fame

He went to the University of Georgia but dropped out after a year. He signed his first recording contract with Decca Records in 1992.

Trivia

He had his highest ranking release with the #13 country album Somebody New in 1996.

Family Life

He married Paige Braswell in 1989; the couple had two children, Rhett Jr. and Kasey. He and Paige later divorced.

Associated With

He performed the song "That Ain't My Truck" with Luke Bryan in 2011.