Who Is He
Born March 26, 1968, Kenny Chesney is an American country music singer, songwriter and record producer. He has recorded 20 albums, 14 of which have been certified Gold or higher by the RIAA. He has also produced more than 40 top 10 singles on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs and Country Airplay charts, 29 of which have reached number one on the charts. He has received six Academy of Country Music awards as well as six awards from the Country Music Association. The Country Music Association honored Chesney with the Entertainer of the Year award in 2004, 2006, 2007, and 2008. In 1989, he recorded a self-released demo album at the Classic Recording Studio in Bristol, Virginia. He sold 1,000 copies while performing at the local clubs in Johnson City and used the money from album sales to help himself buy a new guitar. After graduation from East Tennessee State in 1990, he headed to Nashville and performed at several local clubs.
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