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Danny Gokey Biography

About Danny Gokey

Danny Gokey is a famous American singer and Church Music Director who is best known for being the third-place finalist on the 8th season of American Idol. He is also known for his debut album My Best Days Are Waiting For Me and has been credited for his outstanding and melodic voice. He was born on April 24, 1980, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. As of 2021, he is 41 years old with 5 feet 8 inches tall in height. He has won several awards the first being Best Male Vocalist Of the year in 2010.

Educational qualification background

Danny Gokey graduated from Heritage Christian school in his hometown in the year 1999. After his graduation, he didn’t enrol in any University for his higher education rather took some music classes to improve his music. He was interested and was called a rockstar since his early high school days.

Danny Gokey Family, Parents, & Siblings

Danny Gokey‘s family is a very religious family as a result he started singing in a church at the age of 8. His parents supported him to move towards mainstream music rather than towards gospel music. His parents were very romantic and had 5 children together. His four sisters are Angela, Janell, Gina and Tracey and his youngest sibling is his lovely younger brother named Charles.

Relationship, Girlfriend, Wife, & Children

Well, Danny Gokey married his long term girlfriend Sophia Martinez on May 15, 2004, but unfortunately, Sophia died in 2008 due to a complication from her third surgery for heart disease. He always credits his beloved wife for his success as she was the one to push him to participate in American Idol. Like his parents, he is also the father to four children including three sons Daniel, Gabriel, Emannuel, and a daughter named Victoria with his second wife Leyicet Peralta.

Income, Earnings and Net Worth (2021)

Danny Gokey‘s income and earnings are all generated because of his outstanding musical talent. He has collected his earnings from cash prizes as well as heavy payment amounts from record labels. In his later part of his career, he also benefited from increasing his income investing in different businesses. As of 2021, his Net Worth is estimated to be around 10 million USD.

Biography & Wiki Quick Summary

NameDanny Gokey
Full Real Name
Daniel Jay Gokey
BirthplaceMilwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Date of Birth (Birthday)April 24, 1980
Age41 years old (2021)
Height5 feet 8 inches
Net worth (2021)10 million USD
Educational qualificationsGraduate in Music

Danny Gokey Other Quick Quick Summary

Profession: Singer, Music Director

Weight:70 kilograms

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Religion: Christianity

Father Name: N/A

Mother Name: N/A

Brother Name: Charles

Sister Name: Angela, Janell, Gina and Tracey

Marital status: Married

Relationship status: Engaged

Girlfriend Name: Leyicet Peralta

Wife Name: Leyicet Peralta


Son Name:Daniel, Gabriel, Emannuel

Daughter Name: Victoria

Facebook Account: YES

Instagram Account:  YES

Twitter Account: YES

Wikipedia: YES


Movies & Tv-series:N/A

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Some facts about Danny Gokey

  • He was the part of the Rock and Worship Roadshow Tour 2016.
  • He also won the Grammy Award nomination for Best Contemporary Christian Music Album.
  • He has also performed Taylor Swift’s Speak Now World Tour as an opening performer.
  • His single EP Love Again was released in May 2012.
  • He has had several guest performances including his performance in THE BIBLE TOUR 2015.

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