Michael Tarabay Profession, Notable Works, Popularity, & More

Michael Taraby is an American singer and the ex-husband of Natalie Maines. As the ex-husband of a popular singer, he remains in the limelight. Read ahead to learn more about this celebrity personality.

Quick Bio

Michael Tarabay was born in Texas, the United States of America. He has not shared any details regarding his parents, siblings, and early childhood. His date of birth and age are not available yet.


He studied at a private school in his hometown. Later, he enrolled in South Plains College based in Levelland, Texas.

Personal Life

Michael Tarabay met his soulmate Natalie Maines while studying at South Plains College. They fell in love after seeing each other for the first time. They had been dating for some years. Eventually, in 1997, the love birds tied the knot in the presence of family, and friends. Initially, their relationship was running very smoothly but suddenly they started having problems. They filed for divorce after two years of their marriage, citing irreconcilable differences. In 1999, their divorce was finalized. The couple does not have any children together. He is reportedly single now.

All You Need To Know About Natalie Maines

Natalie Louise Maines is an American singer, born on October 14, 1974, in Lubbock, Texas, United States. She was born to country musician and producer Lloyd Maines and Tina May Maines. She studied at Nat Williams Elementary School in Lubbock. She was a cheerleader while attending O. L. Slaton Junior High School. In 1992, she graduated from Lubbock High School. While attending South Plains College her studies focused mainly on radio. She aspired to become a star from her childhood.

Natalie’s first professional recording was lead vocals on the song “White Women’s Clothes” on Andy Willkinson’s album “Charlie Goodnight’s Life in Poetry and Song.” Natalie is the lead vocalist of the country band The Chicks. In 1995, she replaced their lead singer, Laura Lynch. She made the band earn 10 Country Music Association Awards as a lead vocalist and 13 Grammy Awards. On May 7, 2013, she released her first solo album, “Mother.” Her debut single “Without You” was released in 2013.

In 2000, she married Adrian Pasdar after one year of divorcing Michael. She has two sons with Pasdar. However, she divorced him in 2019.

Career and Profession

Michael Tarabay started his career in the music field. He has been interested in music since childhood. So, he pursued his dream career. By profession, he is a singer and bassist. Michael is a member of the American rock band, BoDeans, formed in Waukesha, Wisconsin who rose to prominence in the 1980s.

Notable Works of Michael

  • Far Far Away From My Heart
  • Paradise
  • Closer to Free
  • Still the Night
  • If I Could Hold You Night
  • Idaho

How Did He Gain Popularity?

He gained popularity after marrying the American singer Natalie Maines. He is popular not only as Natalie’s ex-husband but also as first husband.

Social Media Presence

Michael Tarabay lives a very low-profile life. He is not active on any social media platforms. Speaking of his ex-wife Natalie, she also does not own an Instagram account.


Michael Tarabay is an American singer and bassist, and also the ex-husband of Natalie Maines. He has disappeared from the television screen and is living a very secluded life away from the spotlight.

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