Kathy Mattea

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Birthday
21, 1959
Birthplace
South Charleston, WV
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
21, 1959 (age 60)
Birthplace
South Charleston, WV

About

Bluegrass, folk, and Celtic singer known for her #1 hits "Goin' Gone" and "Burnin' Old Memories."

Before Fame

After attending West Virginia University and dropping out, she moved to Nashville. She worked at the Country Music Hall of Fame as a tour guide.

Trivia

She won a Grammy Award in 1993 for her gospel-influenced Christmas album.

Family Life

She grew up in Cross Lanes with her parents.

Associated With

Her single "Mary, Did You Know?" was covered by Wynonna Judd.