When it comes to the industry of country music, Garth Brooks is without a doubt one of the biggest names. He had millions of dollars, record deals and fans all over the world. However, before Trisha, there was actually Sandy Mahl. Before fame came, Garth Brooks used to work as a part-time bouncer at the Tumbleweed Ballroom in Stillwater, Oklahoma during his senior year of college and one incident has led him to his future wife. Garth ended up driving Sandy Mahl home and they later began dating. The two got married on May 24, , and moved to Nashville where Grant intended to pursue his career in music.
Interesting Facts About Sandy Mahl
Brooks has had an incredibly successful career, in fact, he is the best-selling solo artist in U. Of course, as we all know, Brooks and Sandy divorced, and he is now married to Trisha Yearwood. But what is a surprise to many people are some of Sandy's comments in the new documentary, in fact, one of the people that was surprised the most was Garth Brooks himself. The two young lovers were married in Oklahoma in the year when they both were in their early twenties, although Brooks is a few years older. The two had a lot in common and were college sweethearts, so it made sense that they gave marriage a go. When you think of Garth Brooks you don't necessarily think of someone who is rough and tough, but it seems like he can handle himself just fine. He was a bouncer when he and Sandy met, in fact, he met her at a bar that he was working at. Some might say that's romantic. Well, maybe not so romantic. Brooks met Sandy when he had to break up a fight she was involved in.
Looking back on his earlier days in the music industry, Garth told Us Weekly that he was constantly traveling during his and Sandy's marriage. And when the country star made it big, Sandy said in the documentary that things grew increasingly difficult for the pair. But we both grew apart really, really quickly. After watching Sandy tell her side of the story in the documentary, Garth said he was "really surprised" to hear what she had to say about their relationship. Garth echoed a similar sentiment when speaking to Fox News , as well. In , the couple ended up going their separate ways. But way back in , right after he and Sandy had tied the knot, Garth met his current wife, Trisha Yearwood , for the very first time. By the sounds of it, Garth and Trisha felt an immediate connection to one another. At the time though, Trisha was also married.
Garth Brooks is now married to fellow country music artist Trisha Yearwood , who he first met back in Before Trisha, Garth was married to Sandy Mahl. ET, Sandy supposedly thought it was a 'good move' for Garth to marry Trisha. Add to Chrome. Sign in.