Kenny Chesney is a famous American music star who was born in an American state, Powell Tennessee on March 26, 1968. Kenny’s major profession is singing, but he is also a songwriter, musician, music artist.
He released his first album in school life, but later he moved Nashville. He released his first official album “In My Wildest Dreams” in 1994. He has won dozens of music awards including ACM, AMA, and CMA. He is also working as producer and co-director of ESPN film. Let’s find out more about how much is Kenny Chesney’s net worth in 2018.
Kenny Chesney Early Life
Kenny Chesney is an American origin world famous singer. He bore on March 26, 1968. He was born in American state Tennessee, its father name is David Chesney, and mother name is Karen Chandler, both belong to Tennessee, United States of America. He spent his most of time of childhood with its younger sister Jennifer.
Chesney completed his school education from Gibbs high school in 1986. He did his graduate degree from East Tennessee state university in 1990. During college life, his mother gifted him a guitar for Christmas. This was the turning point of his life, and he started to take an interest in music. He started to perform in different low-level clubs and restaurant.
Kenny married a famous actress, Renee Zellweger in September 2005. He married his girlfriend just after the fourth months of his first dating. However, unfortunately, after four months of his married, both decided to separate. Later Chesney saw with many other ladies such as Amy Colley, and sportsman Jenn brown. Currently, Chesney has no wife, nor a girlfriend.
Kenny Chesney Career
Chesney started his unofficial career in his college life when his mother gave him a guitar as a gift on the Christmas. He started to perform in the different clubs and hotels near the college. In 1989, he made an album by self and succeeded to sell almost 1000 copies at that time.
After his graduation, Chesney moved to Nashville and started to perform on a bar named “The Turf.” Chesney’s professional career was started in 1992 when he signed a contract with a cuff-Rose as a songwriter. After this, he signed another contract with famous recording company named “Capricorn.”
With the help of this company, Chesney released his first album “My wildest dreams in the year” in 1993. This album sold with good numbers and gave him a good repute in this world of music. In 1995, he released his second album with BNA Company. He released his second album” all I need to know” in 1995.
“All I need to know” was the album that made him so popular all over the world. This album included in hit ten albums at that time. In 1997, Chesney released another album with the same company and won the Top New Male Vocalist Award from the Academy of Country Music.
His most famous album released in the year of 1999 titled everywhere we go.
Chesney has released almost 18 albums and won many national and international awards. His famous albums names are all I need to know, me and you, everywhere we go, welcome to the fishbowl, etc.
Awards & achievements
In his long career, he has many national and international awards due to his outstanding performance. He has released 18 albums and many single songs. Kenny Chesney has remained dozen times on the top of the chart. He is also one the highest paid country singer. He has won many awards and achievements, some of them are listed below.
• Kenny Chesney won his first awards in the year of 1997. He won Academy of Country Music’s New Male Vocalist of the Year award.
• Chesney won the Billboard Touring Award.
• Top Male Vocalist of the Year award in 2003
• AMA’s 2004 Artist of the Year award
• CMA award for Album of the Year in 2004
• Prestigious Triple-Crown Award in 2005
• ACM Entertainer of the Year in 2008
• His Album “Greatest Hits” sold over 3 million copies.
• In the year of 2002, he became the No: 1 country singer.
Net worth of Kenny Chesney
Kenny is a world famous country music star of America. He has an estimated net worth of $225 million. In last 3-4 years, his net worth is increasing rapidly. In last 3 years, his net worth has become double. He is a very famous singer and has the good followings, so this number can increase in the next years. He made almost $42 million in the year of 2016.
Kenny struggled in his starting days, but now he is one of the highest paid country singers. He is earning almost $42 million in every year. In his 24 years career, he received many awards due to his outstanding performance. Kenny has a good following on social sites. He has released almost 18 albums, his last album released in 2016 titled cosmic hallelujah.