If you look for a musician with an outstanding talent in music with truly amazing appearance and charismatic personality, the name of American trumpeter Chris Botti may come on top. He has established a reputation as the one having a versatile talent both in jazz and pop music. Fusing both styles together would barely be possible without his tremendous skill.
Who is not the fond of music and the one who creates it? Music is a very important part of our life no matter in what mood we are in. Botti has, no doubt, collected huge fan followers being a musician and for his alluring looks. Being married in past, is he in a relationship right now? Wanna know all about his personal life? Let's go through it;
Chris Botti's Personal Life; Is He Married?
The handsome heartthrob Chris Botti has always managed to keep his personal details under the radar.
Above all his attempt, we still get some details about his personal life. After breaking up with girlfriend Brandi Glanville in 2012, the musician seems to be single for a long time. He might have involved in relationships in between these years and if he has, he has done an excellent job in keeping things secret.
Being committed in a relationship and spending time with loved ones can be a very difficult thing especially when one is too busy in his professional career. Talking on the same topic he said,
"That’s very difficult—very, very difficult. Its fun if you just want to go have dinner with someone, be superficial, but a couple of times I’ve gone out and it’s been really great, and the woman will be like, ‘You’re coming back when?’ So that’s been really hard."
Further, he explained how some other musicians get married but remain dishonest in their relationship. He said,
"I think a lot of musicians and actors get married, and they’re not being honest with who they are or what they want, to have another person share in their life. This is hard for me to say in an interview but I think musicians at the core are selfish. The other person has to know that."
Gaining wide recognition in 2001 after recording Night Sessions album, he has gained wide fan followers who are desperate to know what is he doing in his romantic life and when will he get married the next?
Well, we hope to see him living a blessed married life with his soulmate soon.
Chris Botti's Past Affairs And Relationships
Botti, 56, previously dated American journalist and author Katie Couric in 2005. They became an item for almost a year and separated in 2005. After their unexpected breakup, Couric dated financer John Molner and married in June 2014 after three years being together.
Not only Couric, but Botti also moved on and married Lisa Gastineau. The amazing chemistry between the two was never hidden from the media as they were frequently spotted spending quality moment around Los Angeles.
But suddenly their blissful marriage life came to an abrupt end and they soon started living separately. After several years being single, he dated Brandi Glanville from Real Housewives of Beverly Hills in 2012.
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Glanville was the one who revealed their relationship in mass. She said,
"Clearly, her misinformation wasn't taken to heart because I did eventually have a date with the handsome Chris Botti, and NO we didn't sleep together, but we did have a super sexy fun time. Sadly for me, he is always traveling or working, but we do keep in touch and are friends."
Botti and Glanville also chose to move on separately after being together for some time.
Chris Botti: Quick Facts
- Born on 12 October 1962 in Portland, Oregon and later raised in Corvallis.
- He stands at a height of 6 feet (1.83m).
- He studied at Mount Hood Community College in Gresham, Oregon.
- After graduation, he received training from jazz educator David Baker and Bill Adam at the Indiana University School of Music.
- He grabbed the Grammy Award in the Best Pop Instrumental Album category for Impressions in 2013.
- He also received a nomination for Italia with three other nominations in 2010 for Chris Botti In Boston.
- Four of his albums reached at no. 1 on the Billboard jazz album chart.
- He was named one of People Magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People in 2004.
- He became the dinner guest of David Foster and Yolanda Hadid in the Season 3 of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.
- He has an estimated net worth of about $8 million at present.