Born on March 28, 1936 in Alexandria, Indiana as William J. Gaither, Bill knew at a young age that he was in love with gospel music and all that it brought to his life. When he was in college at Anderson College, he started up a group by the name of the Bill Gaither Trio that was made up of Bill, is sister Mary Ann, and his brother Danny.
Soon enough Bill Gaither graduated from college and tried to juggle a music career as well as his career path as an English teacher. It wasn't all that easy for Bill Gaither to be taking on both tasks, and he soon made the decision to pursue only a full time career path in the Christian music industry.
Bill Gaither has definitely made a name for himself ever since he stepped on to the scene in the early fifties, and with many songs compiled with the loving help of his wife, the couple have put out an unending list of hits such as "He Touched Me," "It Is Finished," "There's Something About That Name," "Let's Just Praise The Lord," and "Something Beautiful" to name a few. They are definitely an amazing team when the two of them get together and make sweet music.
Kicking off his 2008 and 2009 live concert tour, Bill Gaither will start off with a bang in Toledo, Ohio at the Seagate Center on December 4 th , followed up the Conseco Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana on the 5 th . December 6 th will bring Gaither to Roanoke, Virginia where he will wow fans everywhere at the Roanoke Civic Center. Gaither will then head on over to the Hampton Coliseum in Hampton, Virginia on the 7 th , followed by the Charlotte, North Carolina on the 8 th where he will play at the Time Warner Cable Arena.
Soon after that, Bill Gaither will be hitting up town after town and city in-between to end things up with a final ado at the Fox Theatre in Detroit, Michigan on March 12, 2009 followed up the US Cellular Coliseum in Bloomington, Illinois on March 13 th . Bill Gaither will be giving his last and final farewell of his live 2008 and upcoming 2009 concert tour at the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on March 19 th .
There is no doubt about it, the opportunity to see a legend such as Bill Gaither live is one that comes around every once in a while. Stay in the know with ticket information as it becomes available for your seats to this amazing live performance.