Gyth Rigdon Biography
Gyth Rigdon is American singer/songwriter from Louisiana, who is best known for been a contestant in Season 16 of The Voice which premiered on February 25, 2019 on NBC. “The Voice” airs on NBC on Mondays and Tuesdays at 8/7c.
Gyth Rigdon Age | Gyth Rigdon Birthday
Born on February 2, 1994 in Louisiana (he is 28 years old as of 2022).
Gyth Rigdon Height
Rigdon stands at an estimated height of about 6 feet 2 inches tall.
Gyth Rigdon Family | Gyth Rigdon Father
Gyth is the son of American Quarter Horse trainer Paul Rigdon. He grew up on a race horse farm working from Sun up to Sun Down, and was inspired by his dad to play the guitar and sing. Details about his mother are not available. Rigdon says his dad was instrumental in encouraging his music career dream.
“My dad has been there since day one. I’m proud to say that he has supported me every step of the way. He has never doubted me and always pushed me to work harder. My dad is my hero.”
Gyth Rigdon Wife
He is married to Bayleigh. The couple welcomed a baby girl called Ivy Ray weighing 6 lbs., 12 oz, she was born on May 14th 2020 at 1:39 p.m. CST at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital for Women in Lake Charles, Louisiana.
Gyth Rigdon Salary
Rigdon earns an estimated salary of about $5000 to $10000 annually.
Gyth Rigdon Net Worth
He has a net worth of around $1 million to $5 million.
Gyth Rigdon Early Life
Gyth started playing the guitar and singing when he was 3 years old. When Gyth turned 8 years old, he had already started singing in church, entering talent shows, and even playing at private parties.
At the age of 17, his father booked him a three-hour show at a biker bar – and Gyth has been playing gigs there ever since.
He took his show on the road for a few years and came back a hometown hero after sharing the stage with artists such as Gary Allen and Jake Owen.
Gyth Rigdon Career
Gyth mixes southern rock, Country, and soul into a unique musical experience mixed with his down home roots that are sure to turn a head and thrill the crowd.
Gyth has released two albums, titled “When I’m Gone” (2018) and “Where I Began” (2016). He has released several singles including Where I Began, Too Small, Looking to Buy and Body Language, which is his first single which was a great success.
In 2017, he was named top 10 National finalist for Cumulus Braodcasting’s NASH NEXT Competition where he performed for top names in the business, Desmond Child, Scott Borchettta, and Brantley Gilbert.
Gyth Rigdon Body Language
Desmond Child gave him the ultimate honor from his comment on Rigdon’s performance of Body Language saying, “If you have 10 more songs like that… you are headed to the Grammy’s!”
He was recently named the “Sexiest Voice, You’ve Never Heard,” by WhiskeyRiff saying, “Gyth Rigdon doesn’t hit a false note in his debut album, and his single “Body Language” is the kind of song that can make country music fans pay attention.”
Gyth Rigdon The Voice
Gyth is one of the top 24 contestants of Season 16 of The Voice. During the blind auditions on The Voice, he dedicated his performance to his new wife! Gyth sang ‘Drift Away,’ and gained immediate attention from judges. Blake Shelton was the first to turn, then came John Legend and Kelly Clarkson. Maroon 5 lead singer, Adam Levine did not turn his chair, but was very complimentary of Gyth’s performance. Blake Shelton blocked John Legend’s vote, so the decision came down to Shelton and Clarkson! Gyth Rigdon is now #TeamBlake!
He now hopes “The Voice” will help launch his music career to the next level.
Gyth Rigdon Songs
- Way Down
- You’re the One
- Body Language
- Me Against the Girl
- When I’m Gone
- We Ain’t Missing Nothing
- Stronger Than You Let Me See
- Bad Decisions
- It Don’t Hurt No More
- Where I Began
- Too Small
- Looking to Buy
- My Soul
- Reunite the States