After four tumultuous years The King and Queen of Country are divorcing. Looks like the star of The Voice isn’t picking Miranda to be a finalist.
2. Jason Aldean and Jessica Usery
After 12 years of marriage the court docs sited “irreconcilable differences”. Translation: His wife couldn’t reconcile Jason dating former American Idol contestant Brittany Kerr. Oh, he married the differences part of the irreconcilable after the breakup.
3. Shania Twain and Mutt Lange
Well maybe we should have known that this wouldn’t work. After all when you marry a man named “Mutt” …
4. Kenny Chesney and Renee Zellweger
This marriage lasted 4 months there were rumors that Kenny’s middle name was really “beard” which he denied in a sixty minutes interview. He apparently didn’t understand what it was like to be married … for four months?
5. Leann Rimes and Dean Sheremet
(where do these people get their names?) I guess Sheremet rimes with According to Sheremet the business ended up destroying them. It may have been the business or it may have been Leann’s affair with Cibrian…
Prepare to have your mind blown. We all know the importance of a unique stage name, but some of these Country Artists were down right creative when it came to revamping their persona. Here are 10 Country Artists who were born with completely different names than their stage name.
1. Wynonna Judd
Real Name: Christina Claire Ciminella
2. Luke Bryan
Real Name: Thomas Luther Bryan
3. Shania Twain
Real Name: Eileen Regina Edwards
4. Chely Wright
Real Name: Richell Rene Wright
5. Tim McGraw
Real Name: Samuel Timothy Smith
6. LeAnn Rimes
Real Name: Margaret LeAnn Rimes
7. Jason Aldean
Real Name: Jason Aldine Williams
8. Garth Brooks
Real Name: Troyal Garth Brooks
9. Faith Hill
Real Name: Audrey Faith Perry
10. Patsy Cline
Real Name: Virginia Patterson Hensley