Debby Boone full name is Deborah Anne Debby Boone, and she was born in the year 1956. She is American actress, author and singer. She is well known because of

you light up my life song and it spent 10 weeks as the no 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart. It made her to win the Grammy Award for being the best New Artist in the year that followed. Boone afterwards, she focused the music to the country music and it resulted into 1980s No 1 hit which was called Are You on The Road to Lovin’ Me Again. In 1980s, she also recorded the Christian music and it garnered her four 10 Contemporary Christian music. And it got Grammy awards, nn her career, she appeared in many musical theater productions and she has co-authored the books for children with her husband Gabriel Ferrer.

Debby Boone was born in New Jersey in the city of Hackensack and he was a third child in the four daughters who were born to Pat Boone together with Shirley Foley Boone. When she reached the age of 14, she started to tour together with his parents and also sisters Laury, Lindy and Cherry. The sisters started to sing when they were recording with their parents in The Pat Boone Family and afterwards, they recorded as Boone Girls and Boones. They were recording the gospel music at first but afterwards, they recorded for Curb or Motown labels. They were the remake for the secular pop music in which Debby was featuring as the lead vocalist. The Boones reached the Billboard of AC chats two times.

When the two older sisters got married and her young sister was in college, Debby Boone was encouraged to launch a solo career. Her solo effort gave birth to You Light Up My life and it featured in a film that had the same name. In the year 1977, the song was the biggest hit of the 1970s and it spends many days as the No 1 on the Billboard of Hot 100 and this made it the no 1 song to stay longer on the billboard.

Debby Boone got married to Gabriel Ferrer on 1979 who is a priest to Episcopal Church. Ferrer comes also from another family that it is well known in Hollywood. He is a son to Jose Ferrer and to Rosemary Clooney. He is a brother to Rafael Ferrer and Miguel Ferrer and a nephew of Nick Clooney. They have four children, who are daughter Tessa, twin Dustin and Gabrielle and the son Jordan. Some of the books that she has written with her husband are Debby Boone So Far, Bedtime Hugs for Little Ones; Tomorrow is a Brand New Day, the Snow Angel, Welcome to This World and Counting Blessings. The Snow Angel was released in book form and in the special audio edition. Debby Boone’s net worth is 10 million.

Last Modified: Apr 7, 2020

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