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Full Name

Date of Birth

Birth Place

Kenneth Arnold Chesney

March 26, 1968

Luttrell, Tennessee

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KENNY CHESNEY BIOGRAPHY

  • Kenny Chesney was born on March 26th, 1968 in Knoxville, Tennessee. He has a step-sister named Jennifer Chandler.

  • He was raised as a child in Luttrell (just outside of Knoxville and birthplace of Chet Atkins). Like all kids, he went to school and enjoyed playing sports.  He did not have any interest in becoming a musician until later in his life.  It was not until his late teen years when he received a guitar for Christmas, did he even begin to play.  But when he began to practice, he realized that he was good.

  • Kenny attended East Tennessee State University in Johnson City, Tennessee and graduated in 1991 with a degree in advertising, which helped him to promote his own career later on.

  • In college he used to appear at all of the local restaurants, bars and clubs playing blues, rock and folk.  He decided to record his own album and took a few musician friends he new to the Classic Recording Studio in Bristol, Virginia and produced his first album. He only made 1000 copies and sold them at his appearances. He was very pleasantly surprised that they sold out in only a few months.  After college, he moved to Nashville to see if he could make a career out of his music.

  • Because of all the talent and “wanna-be’s” in Nashville, it took him some time until people began to take notice of him.   In 1992, he signed a contract with Opryland Music to write some songs for their artists.

  • In 1993, he signed a contract with Capricorn Records for him to record his own music after they were impressed with him at a songwriter’s showcase. A year later, one of his singles, The Tin Man, received some popularity and made it to #70 on the Billboard Country list in 1994.  However, later that year, the country music division of Capricorn Records was dissasembled.

  • Luck was with Chesney because he soon got a call from Joe Galante of RCA, who was previously impressed by Chesney’s work. BNA, a label under RCA, signed him to a record deal.  He released All I Need to Know in 1995 which was a big hit, selling over 300,000 albums (the song “Fall in Love hit #2 on the country Billboard chart).  The next album, Me and You went gold in 1996, followed by the platinum selling albums I Will Stand in 1997 (in which he had his first #1 hit, “She Got it All”). This led to his winning the Top New Male Vocalist at the 1997 Academy of Country Music Awards. He then recorded the double platinum Everywhere I Go in 1999.

  • In 2000, Chesney was arrested along with fellow country singer Tim McGraw, when a fight pursued after Chesney rode off on a police officer’s horse.  Chesney claimed that he had permission – but either way, it led to some great media exposure.

  • He released a Greatest Hits album in 2001, which was quite presumptuous, but it sold quite well.  The following year, he released No Shoes, No Shirts, No Problems which was a huge commercial success.  Later in 2002, (“The Good Stuff” off this album was Billboard’s #1 song for 2002) he also released a Christmas album, All I Want for Christmas is a Real Good Tan. He also produced a video for the album and won the CMT Flameworthy Video Music Awards Male Video of the Year and Video of the Year. In 2003, he won Top Male Vocalist of the Year by the Academy of Country Music as well as willing Single of the Year.

  • In 2004, he released When the Sun Goes Down, which quickly made its way to the top of the country music charts. The Album won CMA Album of the Year and he was also awarded CMA’s Entertainer of the Year. In addition, he also won the 2004 CMT Flameworthy Video Music Awards for Hottest Video of the Year and Male Video of the Year.

  • Kenny Chesney has taken to the road after releasing another hit album Be As You Are in 2005. However, he has taken time off from his "Somewhere in the Sun" tour to get married to actress Renee Zellweger in a secret ceremony in May 2005. The marriage only lasted until September when they filed for an annulment.  Zellweger cites "fraud" for the reason of their split-up.

  • In 2005, Chesney won the ACM Entertainer of the Year award and the Male Video of the Year award.

  • Hobbies & Interests: Watching baseball (Boston Red Sox fan)

  • Favorite: Performers = Conway Twitty, Keith Whitley, Ricky Skaggs, George Jones, Lynrd Skynrd and James Taylor.

Awards

2004

CMA

Album of the Year

2004

CMA

Entertainer of the Year

2004

CMT Flameworthy Video Music Awards

Hottest Video of the Year

2004

CMT Flameworthy Video Music Awards

Male Video of the Year

2003

Academy of Country Music

Single of the Year

2003

Academy of Country Music

Top Male Vocalist

2002

CMT Flameworthy Video Music Awards

Male Video of the Year

2002

CMT Flameworthy Video Music Awards

Video of the Year

1997

Academy of Country Music

Top New Male Vocalist

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 KENNY CHESNEY DISCOGRAPHY: ALBUMS, SINGLES, COMPILATIONS, BOXED SETS, ETC.

Year 1995 1995 1996 1997 1999
 
Album Title In My Wildest Dreams All I Need To Know Me and You I Will Stand Everywhere We Go
Tracks 1. Whatever It Takes
2. Somebody's Callin'
3. The Tin Man
4. High and Dry
5. I Finally Found Somebody
6. When She Calls Me Baby
7. In My Wildest Dreams
8. I Want My Rib Back
9. Angel Loved the Devil
10. I'd Love to Change Your Name
1. Fall In Love
2. Grandpa Told Me So
3. The Bigger The Fool
4. All I Need To Know
5. Honey Would You Stand By Me
6. Someone Else's Hog
7. Me And You
8. Between Midnight And Daylight
9. Paris, Tennessee
10. The Tin Man
1. Back In My Arms Again
2. Ain't That Love
3. When I Close My Eyes
4. Back Where I Come From
5. Turn For The Worse
6. Me And You
7. Love Me Tonight
8. Another Friday Night
9. No Small Miracle
10. My Poor Old Heart
11. It's Never Easy To Say Goodbye
1. She's Got It All
2. You Win, I Win, We Lose
3. She Gets That Way
4. I Will Stand
5. That's Why I'm Here
6. Steamy Windows
7. From Hillbilly Heaven To Honky Tonk Hell
8. She Always Says It First
9. Lonely, Needin' Lovin'
10. A Chance
11. When I Close My Eyes (Acoustic)
1. What I Need To Do
2. How Forever Feels
3. You Had Me From Hello
4. Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me
5. Life Is Good
6. Everywhere We Go
7. She Thinks My Tractor's Sexy
8. California
9. Baptism
10. A Woman Knows
11. I Might Get Over You
 
Year 2000 2002 2003 2004 2005
 
Album Title Greatest Hits No Shirts, No Shoes, No Problems All I Want For Christmas Is a Real Good Tan When the Sun Goes Down Be As You Are
Tracks 1. I Lost It
2. Don't Happen Twice
3. The Tin Man
4. Fall In Love
5. All I Need To Know
6. For The First Time
7. Me And You
8. Back Where I Come From (live)
9. When I Close My Eyes
10. She's Got It All
11. That's Why I'm Here
12. How Forever Feels
13. You Had Me From Hello
14. She Thinks My Tractor's Sexy
15. What I Need To Do
16. Baptism
17. Because Of Your Love
1. Young
2. I Remember
3. A Lot Of Things Different
4. The Good Stuff
5. Big Star
6. On The Coast Of Somewhere Beautiful
7. Never Gonna Feel Like That Again
8. Dreams
9. No Shoes, No Shirt (No Problems)
10. Live Those Songs
11. One Step Up
12. I Can't Go There

 
1. All I Want For Christmas Is A Real Good Tan
2. Jingle Bells
3. I’ll Be Home For Christmas
4. Christmas in Dixie
5. Thank God For Kids
6. Silver Bells
7. Just A Kid
8. The Angel At The Top Of My Tree
9. Pretty Paper
10. Silent Night
11. Oh Little Town Of Bethlehem

 
1. There Goes My Life
2. I Go Back
3. When The Sun Goes Down
4. The Woman With You
5. Some People Change
6. Anything But Mine
7. Keg In The Closet
8. When I Think About Leaving
9. Being Drunk's A Lot Like Loving You
10. Outta Here
11. Old Blue Chair
12. Live Those Songs
13. What I Need To Do
14. Please Come To Boston
1. Old Blue Chair
2. Be as You Are
3. Guitars and Tiki Bars
4. Island Boy
5. Somewhere in the Sun
6. She's From Boston
7. There's Something Sexy About the Rain
8. French Kissin' Life
9. Key Lime Pie
10. Sherry's Living in Paradise
11. Magic
12. Soul of a Sailor
13. Old Blue Chair (acoustic)

 

KENNY CHESNEY TOUR DATES

Saturday, , April 2 Mizzou Arena - Columbia, MO

Thursday, April 7 Kohl Center - Madison, WI

Friday, April 8 Assembly Hall - Champaign, IL

Saturday, April 9  Rupp Arena - Lexington, KY

Thursday, April 21 Auditorium - Sioux City, IA

Friday, April 22 Iowa State Center - Ames, IA

Saturday, April 23 Qwest Center - Omaha, NE

Sunday, April 24  Qwest Center - Omaha, NE

Tuesday, April 26 New Orleans Arena - New Orleans, LA

Thursday, April 28 MS Coast Coliseum - Biloxi, MS

Friday, April 29 Veterans Memorial - Jacksonville, FL

Saturday, April 30 Colonial Center - Columbia, SC

Tuesday, May 3 Bancorp Center - Tupelo, MS

Thursday, May 5  Leon County CC - Tallahassee, FL

Friday, May 6 St Pete Times Forum - Tampa, FL

Saturday, May 7  Office Depot Center - Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Thursday, May 12 Alltel Arena - Little Rock, AR

Friday, May 13 Ford Center - Oklahoma City, OK

Saturday, May 14 American Airlines Ctr - Dallas, TX

Sunday, May 15 Verizon Wireless - San Antonio, TX

Thursday, May 26 Schottenstein Center - Columbus, OH

Friday, May 27 Schottenstein Center - Columbus, OH

Saturday, May 28 Wacovia Center - Philadelphia, PA

Saturday, June 4  FedEx Field - Washington, DC

Wednesday, June 8 Pepsi Center - Denver, CO

Friday, June 10 Mandalay Bay - Las Vegas, NV

Saturday, June 11 Mandalay BayLas Vegas, NV

Tuesday, June 14  Glendale Arena - - Glendale, AZ

Thursday, June 16 Oakland Arena - Oakland, CA

Friday, June 17 Staples Center - Los Angeles, CA

Saturday, June 18 Coors Amphitheatre - San Diego, CA

Sunday, June 19 SaveMart Center - - Fresno, CA

Tuesday, June 21  Delta Center - Salt Lake City, UT

Friday, June 24 Rose Garden Arena - Portland, OR

Saturday, June 25 Tacomadome - Tacoma, WA

Thursday, June 30 Civic Center - Peoria, IL

Friday, July 1 Roberts Stadium - Evansville, IN

Saturday, July 2 Summerfest - Milwaukee, WI

Thursday, July 7  Bi-Lo Arena - Greenville, SC

Friday, July 8 BJCC Arena - Birmingham, AL

Saturday, July 9 Coliseum - Charlotte, NC

Friday, July 15 FedEx Forum - Memphis, TN

Saturday, July 16  Philps Arena - Atlanta, GA

Sunday, July 17 Philps Arena - Atlanta, GA

Wednesday, July 20  Pepsi Arena - Albany, NY

Thursday, July 21 ctnow.com Meadows - Hartford, CT

Saturday, July 23  Gillette Stadium - Foxboro, MA

Thursday, July 28 Civic Center - Charleston, WV

Saturday, July 30  Heinz Field - Pittsburgh, PA

Wednesday, August 3 Wachovia Arena - Wilkes Barre, PA

Thursday, August 4  HSBC Center - Buffalo, NY

Friday, August 5  Gund Arena - Cleveland, OH

Thursday, August 11 Verizon Wireless - Virginia Beach, VA

Friday, August 12 Alltel Pavilion - Raleigh, NC

Saturday, August 13  Alltel Pavilion - Raleigh, NC

Friday, August 19 Allstate Arena - - Chicago, IL

Saturday, August 20  Savvis Center - St Louis, MO

Sunday, August 21 Kemper Arena - Kansas City, MO

Thursday, August 25 US Bank Arena - Cincinnati, OH

Friday, August 26 Verizon Wireless - Indianapolis, IN

Saturday, August 27  Joe Louis Arena - Detroit, MI

Sunday, August 28 Freedom Hal - l - Louisville, KY

 

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