Kenny Chesney is a much celebrated country music singer from America. Out of the 16 albums he has released so far, 14 have received gold certificate or higher by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Over 40 of his songs have been included in the top 10 singles on the Hot Country Songs list of US Billboard. 28 songs have even reached number one. After selling more than 30 million albums across the globe, he has become one of the most successful cross-over country artists till date.
Kenny used to play baseball and football in high school, and was inclined to pursue a career in athletics. But one Christmas, he received a guitar, and his entire perspective changed. He identified his playing, songwriting and singing skills, and decided to become a professional singer.