Bill caught success when he formed "The Gaither Trio". The group consisted of his sister Mary Ann and brother Danny.
In 1963, Bill wrote a song called, "He Touched Me." Bill's piece of work became so popular that it was later translated into various languages around the world and was performed by the likes of Elvis Presley and The Imperials.
Bill began his music career by joining his first music group the "Pathfinders."