Real name: Kenneth Arnold Chesney
Effective period / Period of releases: 1993 - 2018Kenny Chesney was born in Knoxville, Tennessee, on March 26, 1968, and raised in Luttrell, Tennessee. In his early career he'd spent his days playing songs at local places around Johnson City. After making the rounds of the music publishers in Nashville, Chesney got a contract in 1992 with BMI and Opryland Music Group.
In 1994 he released his first studio album "In My Wildest Dreams". Now going on his 20th album he's had many number 1 hits, selling over 25 million albums, and also receiving multiple awards for his music, including the Country Music Association's Entertainer of the Year honor in both 2004 and 2006.