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Kenny was born in Knoxville, Tennessee, the US as Kenneth Arnold Chesney on 26th March 1968. He is a well known American singer, record producer, and songwriter. He has produced more than 40 Top 10 singles on the US Billboard Hot Country Songs and Country Charts. 30 of them reached the number one position.
Current Relationship Status
Being one of the successful artists, Kenny has been linked with many women in the show business. There were many rumors of Chesney dating Miranda Lambert, but all the news was later proved wrong.
He has a beautiful date with a mysterious girl at the American Country Countdown Awards. Many fans are still wondering who that lucky girl is? For now, there is no exact information regarding who is his girlfriends or any of his relationships. The handsome singer, songwriter maybe still search for the love of his life.
Marriage With Renee Zellweger
Chesney married actress Renee Zellweger on May 9, 2005. The pair first met in January at a tsunami relief event. It was love at first sight of the couple. She previously ended her 1 and half year relationship with White Stripes rocker Jack White which was ended the previous September of 2005.
The pair exchanged numbers and are often seen meeting in public places in their free time. It was a long-distance relationship, Zellweger used to live in LA house, which she purchased in $1.3 Million.
After dating for a couple of months, the couple shared wedding vows. Zellweger even delivers a kiss and margarita at an April 29 Chesney's concert. After getting tied in the nuptial relationship for 4 months, Renee and Kenny unexpectedly parted from their wedding vows.
Wedding Celebration Kenny and Renee Zellweger
The pair share their wedding vows in a sunset ceremony on St. John in the Virgin Islands. Just 35 close family and friends attended the ceremony, and there was not a single celebrity or paparazzo in sight. It wasn't about big parties or about grand gestures and massive $40,000 displays of flowers; It was just about two very happy people sharing their relationship, says the guest.
At the wedding, Zellweger wore a gown created for her by Carolina Herrera who is her longtime favorite designer. She walked down the aisle with her father Emil, and David Farmer who is the tour manager of Chesney, served as the best man.
Short Profile on Kenny's Ex-wife
Kenny's ex-wife Renee was one of the highest-paid actresses of the world back in 2007. She has won three Golden Globe Awards and Academy Awards. Later she was awarded Germany's Golden Camera Award for Best International Actress in 2010.
She is a huge public figure. Before getting engaged with Kenny, she was engaged to Jim Carrey and musician Jack White. After the annulment, she dated Bradley Cooper and musician Doyle Bramhall II. Currently, she might be single and hoping to get married soon.
Past Relationships and Affairs
After divorce with Zellweger, he started dating Amy Colley within a month. Amy who is Nashville nurse won the title of Miss Tennessee in 2005. The pair were spotted on many vacations on beaches in the Bahamas and Malibu. Everyone thought that their relationship was too serious because they even took Thanksgiving vacations with one another's families.
After dating for two years with one another, their relationship started losing its grip. Kenny was even seen with Jenn Brown in Cancun. Brown who is a Division 1 college athlete, turned ESPN broadcaster and has been the sidelines of many huge college football games. Their rumors of dating have been concluded after the breakup with Amy.
The Net Worth of Kenny Chesney
Kenny's net worth is estimated at $260 Million. Another singer like Calum Scott and Taylor Goldsmith has a wealth of $2 Million and $4 Million respectively. He has collected all of this prosperity through his outstanding career. Back in 2018, his bank balance was estimated at $230 Million within a year he raised his net worth by $30 Million, Thanks to the Trip Around the Sun Tour and songs for the Saints Tour and many more tour.
Forbes magazine even titled him as the 53rd highest-earning celebrity in the world with earning of impressively $42 Million annually. Analyzing only just musicians on the list, Kenny was in the 18th position with his income in Forbes list.
Considering his musical success, his many songs have been listed within the Top 40 of the US Billboard Hot 100, making him one of the most successful crossover country artists. He even has sold more than 30 million albums worldwide, which lead him to gain massive income to his account.
Furthermore, his album For the Love was listed to No. 1 on the country charts as well as second-slowest climbing No. 1 single in the history of the Billboard music charts. His 2007 album Every Other Weekend has sold more than 2.1 million copies worldwide and was certified Platinum by the RIAA for sales of over 1 Million. Additionally, he purchased a home in Franklin, TN, which is known as Bella Luce. He paid about $10 Million for the house.
Generosity and Charitable Activities
Apart from his musical career, Kenny is best known for his social welfare deeds. He aided the British Virgin Islands and US victims of Hurricane Irma. He owns a mansion on St. John in the U.S Virgin Islands, where many people stayed to weather the storm.
He even set up a charitable fund, Love for Love City to help victims of the storm. Additionally, he donated all of his proceeds from Songs for the Saints tour to the fund.
Awards, Honor, and Tours
Kenny has received six Academy awards which include four consecutive Entertainer of the year awards from 2005 to 2008. He also won nine awards from the Country Music Association and also named as popular touring acts in country music regularly selling out the venues in which he performs.
Additionally, he won the Billboard Touring Award for Top Package Tour five consecutive years between 2005 and 2009 and also again in 2011. His headlining tour contains Greatest Hits Tour, No Shoes, No Shirt, No Problems Tour, Margaritas N' Senoritas tour, Somewhere in the Sun Tour, The Road and The Radio Tour, and many more.
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