Not every time you get to see artists sing so much about their partner for almost the whole of their career. Sam Hunt wife must be lucky to have herself as the centre of her husband’s music career. Everyone wants songs about them. I mean, who wouldn’t want to hear songs dedicated to them in a hit album. Perhaps, this is what has made Sam Hunt’s music bang over the years. Who is Sam Hunt? Who is Sam Hunt wife? Why does he sing so much about her? What is so special about her? You will get all the details you need here.
Who is Sam Hunt?
Sam Hunt is an American country musician and songwriter. Hunt was born in Cedartown, Georgia on December 8, 1984, to Allen and Joan Hunt. Joan Hunt is a teacher while his father, Allen, is an insurance agent. Hunt grew up with two siblings. He had his education at Cedartown High School where he became involved with football. With his height and incredible football skills, it didn’t come as a surprise when he was named 2002 Co-Offensive Player of the Year. He was also selected for the Georgia Sportswriter Association All-State Class AAA first-team. The talented footballer also received a Wendy’s High School Heisman nomination. He made all of these achievements while he was still in High school.
Sam Hunt As A Football Player
Hunt later enrolled at Middle Tennessee State University in 2003. He became a quarterback for the school’s football team. However, he didn’t see football action till 2004. That same year, he was transferred to the University of Alabama at Birmingham. It was here he made his impact as a football player. In 2006, he played only a meagre seven games for the school’s team. The year 2007 was the year he actually peaked, recording 155 of 331 passes for 1,905 yards, 14 interceptions.
After his graduation in 2007, he joined the National Football League (NFL) Kansas City Chiefs. However, two months in, he knew football may not be for him.
Sam Hunt’s Music Career
Seeing that he might not succeed in Football, Hunt switched to music. He moved to Nashville with some food, a minivan and only two mattresses. But he also moved with one thing – a desire to succeed. In 2012, he co-wrote the hit single “Come Over” performed by Kenny Chesney. This song earned him an ASCAP Award. This wasn’t the only song he wrote. Billy Currington’s We Are Tonight and Keith Urban were co-written by Sam Hunt.
Seeing his success as a songwriter, Hunt tried his hands on releasing his own music. In 2013, it became a reality. His song “Raised on it” became one of the hit songs on his mixtape titled “Between The Pines”
Hunt would go on to release an EP X2C. The EP debuted in the US Billboard 200 and was number five on the Top Country Album in 2014.
It was also the same year he signed a recording contract with MCA Nashville. His hit single Leave The Night On became number one on the Country Airplay Chart in October 2014. So far, Sam Hunt has released two albums, Montevallo in 2014 and Southside in 2020.
Who is Sam Hunt Wife?
Sam Hunt wife is the beautiful Hannah Lee Fowler. Fowler was born in October 27, 1988, in Montevallo, Alabama to a pastor. Reports say she currently works as a nurse. She is the oldest of seven children by her parents; Joshua, Sarah, Daniel, Elizabeth, Rebekah, Jonathan. Fowler’s father is a pastor at the Spring Creek Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
Sam Hunt wife had her education at the University of Alabama. She graduated in 2007. It appears that Hannah Lee Fowler is very passionate about humanitarian activities.
In 2009, Hannah was involved in providing healthcare for Hondurans in the aftermath of the political coup. Hannah has also worked in refugees camps in northern Iraq.
How Did Sam Hunt And Hannah Lee Fowler Meet?
There is no specific date when the couple met, but we know they have been together since 2008. After spending time together and seeing that they would like to be with each other for the rest of their lives, they got engaged. In 2017, Fowler and Hunt married in a private wedding in Georgia. If you really want to know the timeline of their relationship, then listen to Sam Hunt’s songs. He basically documented everything about the relationship in his songs.
Was Sam Hunt Charged With Driving Under the Influence?
In 2019, Hunt was arrested by police officers for driving under the influence. He was said to have two cans of beer beside him. The arrest warrant stated that he smelled like an alcoholic beverage. This means he had just finished drinking before taking to the wheels.
But it wasn’t until August 2021 that Sam Hunt pleaded guilty to the charge in Tennessee Davidson County Circuit Court to the DUI charges. Hunt then received a suspended jail sentence of 11 months and 29 days. He agreed to serve at the DUI Education Centres. Also, his license was revoked for a year.
In all of these, one thing we can say for sure is Sam Hunt wife has always stood by her husband. It is no wonder that Hunt regularly croons over her.