Known as Godfather of Gospel Jazz, Ben Tankard has made himself popular all around the world from his versatile talents. He is a former basketball player as well as producer, author, keyboardists and songwriter. His full name is Benjamin Tankard and was born in 1964 (age 51). His songs are really popular and have recorded more than 200 songs.
He is a tall guy with the height of 6 feet 6 inch. He was always very athletic from his childhood. He started his career as a professional basketball player. He is also the motivational speaker and is the TV celebrity of the popular program Bravo Show. He has been actively involved in this field from 1990. He has also written books, which became very famous among the readers. Because of his hard work, he has won many prestigious awards as well.
Tankard got married in 2000 with Jewel LaGreen. The couple has got five children. They both love their kids very much and as they are living happily since very long period, divorce between them is almost impossible. His wife has helped him a lot to reach in this position. Before his marriage, there has been much news about his girlfriends, affairs and dating. Because of his gay nature as well, he became famous among the audience as well as listeners.
He is very famous in the social sites as well. He has 313 thousand followers in twitter alone. One can follow him in Instagram and Facebook as well. His motivational speeches are mostly related with the ethnicity. Though he has crossed the age of 50, he still has the great physique because of the regular exercise. He has the net worth of $8 million. His songs as well as TV shows are available in the YouTube. If you want to know more about his biography, you can visit Wikipedia.