You'll never know when the joyous bright clouds came to your sky, but shall only feel when it turns black and brings down those painful tears in the form of rain.
Sandy Mahl, the ex-wife of famous country musician Garth Brooks, have had similar rain in her life when Brooks divorced her back in 2001. But after divorce with her husband, is Sandy dating anyone?
Sandy Mahl's Marriage and Divorce With Garth Brooks
Sandy Mahl is an American businesswoman and musician, however, she rose to fame after she married a country singer, Garth Brooks. Sandy used to compose melodies for her husband since 1989.
She has written songs titled, I’ve Got a Good Thing Going from Garth Brooks’ debut album, and 1993 hit song That Summer.
Sandy Mahl and her ex-husband, Garth
The duo first met when Brooks worked as a bouncer for Tumbleweed Ballroom in Stillwater, Oklahoma during senior years of the college at Oklahoma State University.
Garth had to break up a fight involving his future wife, Sandy Mahl and another woman in the women restroom and that is where he first met her and fell in love afterward. They lived in neighboring dorms and spent their first dates walking around campus.
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After dating for several months, the duo tied the knot in 1986 in Oklahoma. Sandy and Brooks share three daughters altogether, Taylor Brooks-born in 1992, August Brooks-born in 1994, and Allie Brooks-born in 1996.
Brooks was struggling initially in his career but kept motivating him to pursue his musical journey and soon he became one of the biggest singing superstars.
But his busy schedules started affecting their married life, eventually leading the pair to file for divorce on November 6, 2000, which was finalized after a year in 2001.
The couple revealed irreconcilable differences as the main reason behind their divorce. In their lawsuit settlement, Sandy Mahl received $125 million as the part of the divorce settlement.
Garth Brooks' Ex-Wife Sandy Mahl: Is She Still Single After Divorce?
Now, after divorcing her first husband, Sandy is currently single and is not involved in any kind of relationships and is happy to look after her daughters.
Garth Brooks three daughters from Sandy Mahl
But her husband, one of the best-selling solo albums artists in the US with 148 million domestic units sold, remarried to Trisha Yearwood in 2005.
By 1999, Yearwood separated from her second spouse, Bobby Reynolds, and by 2000, Brooks and Mahl had called it quits following 14 years of marriage. In 2001, Yearwood and Brooks were at long last liberated to be as one, and by 2005, they were hitched.
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On May 25, 2005, Brooks proposed to Yearwood in front of 7,000 fans in Bakersfield, California, and she accepted without hesitation. On December 10, 2005, they married in a private ceremony at the couple's home in Owasso, Oklahoma. She is also stepmother to Brooks' three daughters from his previous marriage.
Caption: Garth Brooks with Trisha Yearwood at 53rd Annual ASCAP Country Music Awards
As of 2018, Sandy has still managed to stay single after her divorce with the famous country singer of " What she's doing now", Garth Brooks.
Brooks' daughter Colleen and other two daughters grew out of the spotlight despite being the daughters of the world's famous musician.
She spent most of her childhood days with her bonus mom and her father. All three of her parents decided to give a break to their career to allow them to grow up out of the limelight.
She admitted to the Children of Song podcast,
"My parents were phenomenal in the way that they shut down everything to raise us. We came home, we did our homework, we played outside, we got disciplined. We were rowdy kids."
"I don't know what it's like to have celebrity parents. My dad was there every night."
Despite Brooks divorce, he ensured his kids to have normal childhood days. He ensured his daughters to see him and his ex-wife despite his divorce.
Garth Brooks: Wiki
- Born on February 7, 1962 (age 56).
- Born in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
- Birth name is Troyal Garth Brooks.
- Zodiac Sign is Aquarius.
- Stands six feet one inch tall.
- His estimated net worth is $310 million.