The 56th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards just concluded. Apart from winning big – the “Half of My Hometown Duo” – Kenny Chesney and Kelsea Ballerini gave a killer performance onstage. But it seems that their undeniable chemistry has sparked some unwanted rumors. It was only after their performance – queries about Kenny Chesney girlfriend started trending online.
If you have been searching for the same, this is the write-up to check. As you scroll down, you will get answers to your queries, some specific details of which you are unaware and others.
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Who is Kenny Chesney girlfriend?
Though Kenny Chesney is one of the most notable country singers we have in that domain – without a doubt, he keeps his private life heavily guarded. It is due to this reason that not many are aware of the fact that – Mary Nolan – a model and a singer by profession, is Kenny Chesney girlfriend.
The couple has been in a relationship with each other for over a decade, since 2012. But not much has been revealed by either – given that despite being celebs, both are extremely private people who wish to steer clear of any undue intrusion.
Through the little information that is available on Mary Nolan, one may state that she is a model, actor, dancer, and singer by profession. Also, despite making no formal announcements regarding their romantic liaison – they have often been making appearances on various occasions, especially at award shows. They were also caught kissing at one of the award shows, cementing the rumors about them being a couple.
To date, there has been just one occasion where Chesney has formally introduced her as his date. It was the American Country Countdown Awards in Nashville back in 2014.
However – as you are reading this write-up, you might be wondering about why Kenny Chesney is so protective about his private life. We will discuss reasons for the same in the next segment.
Why is there such a storm over his life?
Before the current storm over Kenny Chesney girlfriend – Mary Nolan, he was married very briefly to Hollywood actress Renee Zellweger. Back in 2005, they had met at the NBC Concert of Hope telethon. They immediately started dating and were married only for 4 months. Their relationship ended in a much-publicized and quite disastrous divorce. The divorce became messy – thanks to certain misinterpretations, media interference, and raising queries over Kenny’s sexual orientation.
It all started with Renee accusing Kenny of ‘fraud’ and the singer hitting back. It was then that some media portals assumed that Kenny’s sexual orientation was homophobic, and Renee was hinting towards the same as the reason for their marital breakdown.
However, Renee came out and clarified the context, and Kenny also stated that this marriage broke down since ‘he was not ready for the responsibilities of marriage and he did not want to continue further.’
Since this mud-slinging, he has kept his relationship status quite a secret.
#Before he started dating Mary Nolan – he was rumored to be in a relationship with Miranda Lambert and was also seen to have found love in the arms of Amy Collen, a burn-unit nurse and Miss Tennessee 2005. But after all these failed relationships – currently, the information available about Kenny Chesney girlfriend is associated with Nolan.
One of the best country singers
Though this write-up is about Kenny Chesney girlfriend, no conversation about Chesney ends without giving a glimpse of his body of work. As a singer, guitarist, songwriter, and record producer – he can boast of having over 20 albums and over 40 singles on the Billboard of Country Music. 32 of those Billboard songs have also reached the Country Airplay charts.
As one of the most successful cross-country artists, he has sold over 30 million albums globally.
Kenny Chesney’s awards and accolades
If you would just care to look a little away from Kenny Chesney girlfriend – this segment would give you a little idea about the awards and accolades that he has garnered in all these years.
The ‘There Goes My Life’ singer has consistently won the Academy of Country Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards, and People’s Choice Awards in various capacities. The most notable of these awards is the BMI President’s Award, which he won in 2016. Overall, he has won 8 Country Music Association awards and nominated 6 times for the Grammys!
Kenny Chesney net worth
Though there is no information on the joint net worth of Kenny Chesney girlfriend and himself – however, talking of his personal wealth could be amounted to $175-180 million (as of 2021 records). During his touring years, he was one of the highest-paid country singers (that is – between June 2017 and 2018, he earned around $40 million.
From what has been revealed, Kenny supposedly has a range of real estate investments and owns properties in the Virgin Islands. Also, back in 2010, he had an 11,000 square feet mansion, which he put on the market for close to $14 million. The proceeds from that sales have also been included in his current net worth.
Trivia – Do you know – back in 2000, American singers Tim McGraw and Chesney were held by the police for a scuffle? Chesney was held for misconduct and assault along with McGraw but was later acquitted.
Looking towards a better future
As we proceed toward closing this article, we hope to provide you with the details associated with Kenny Chesney girlfriend to your satisfaction. If you want to know more about Kenny Chesney and his other specifics – do come back to this page for more!
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