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Trace Adkins

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Trace Adkins' trademark baritone has powered countless hits to the top of the charts and turned albums into Platinum plaques, selling over 10 million albums, cumulatively. The Grammy-nominated member of the Grand Ole Opry is a television personality, actor, author, spokesman for the Wounded Warrior Program, the American Red Cross and has performed seven USO Tours.Adkins was born in Louisiana, to Peggy (Carraway) and Aaron Doyle Adkins, a mill worker. In his 2007 autobiography, A Personal Stand: Observations and Opinions from a Freethinking Roughneck, the 6'6" oil-rigger recounted his rise to fame, brushes with death, and battles with personal demons. He also explains just how the world's biggest alpha-male handles fatherhood with five daughters. In 2008, Trace's integrity and wry humor served him well as a finalist on NBC's The Celebrity Apprentice and prepared him for his return - on behalf of the American Red Cross - to NBC's All-Star Celebrity Apprentice (Sunday nights, 9PM EST/PT).Trace has played a tough as nails biker in The Lincoln Lawyer (starring Matthew McConaughey), he developed and hosted GAC's "Great American Heroes" series to pay tribute to every-day Americans doing great things and he has hosted the American Country Awards on FOX for three consecutive years.In 2011, Trace last album, Proud To Be Here debuted atop the Billboard Country Chart powered by the Top Ten hit, "Just Fishin'," and his eleventh studio album, Love Will... is planned for release in the Spring of 2013 on Show Dog-Universal Music.  See full bio on IMDb »

LATEST STORIES
  
Trace Adkins -- Divorce Case Settled

Trace Adkins
Divorce Case Settled

Trace Adkins has settled his divorce case, TMZ has learned ... a case that will end a 17 year marriage. Trace's lawyer, Larry Hayes, tells us, his client and Rhonda went into private mediation and… READ MORE >

Trace Adkins -- Divorce a Long Time Coming

Trace Adkins
Divorce a Long Time Coming

Trace Adkins' life sounds like a country song -- a drunken fight, rehab, the death of his father and now a divorce -- and it was anything but a spur-of-the-moment decision.Trace's wife, Rhonda,… READ MORE >

- 522 days ago
Trace Adkins' Wife Files for Divorce

Trace Adkins
Wife Files for Divorce

Lady don't love this country boy -- Trace Adkins' wife has filed for divorce ... after nearly 17 years of marriage.Rhonda Adkins filed the docs in Tennessee, citing "irreconcilable… READ MORE >

- 523 days ago
Trace Adkins -- Father Dies After Adkins Rushed To His Bedside

Trace Adkins
Father Dies After Adkins Rushed To His Bedside

Trace Adkins' father has died ... just days after Adkins hastily ditched rehab in Florida to be by his father's bedside ... TMZ has learned.TMZ broke the story ... Trace cut short his treatment… READ MORE >

- 574 days ago
Trace Adkins -- Happy Trails, Rehab

Trace Adkins
Happy Trails, Rehab

Trace Adkins beat a hasty retreat from rehab -- just 14 days after he entered the Florida facility for alcoholism ... TMZ has learned.Sources connected to Trace tell TMZ ... the country star's… READ MORE >

- 579 days ago
Trace Adkins -- Strung Out in Rehab

Trace Adkins
Strung Out in Rehab

Rehabbing country singer Trace Adkins is back under the influence ... of music -- TMZ has learned, he just bought a sweet new guitar in Florida to write music as part of his treatment.As we… READ MORE >

- 581 days ago
Trace Adkins Fans -- Free Drinks Won't Fix Our Ruined Cruise

Trace Adkins
Free Drinks Won't Fix Our Ruined Cruise

Some Trace Adkins fans are pissed ... bitching that Trace ruined their country cruise by jumping ship in Jamaica  ... and all they got in return were concert tix.We broke the story ... Trace… READ MORE >

- 587 days ago
Trace Adkins Confronts Impersonator -- Take Off That F**king Hat! [PHOTOS]

Trace Adkins
Confronts Impersonator Take Off That F**king Hat! [PHOTOS]

Trace Adkins played a drunken game of country chest bump with his impersonator ... after ordering the guy to take off his f**king hat. TMZ got a hold of photos from the Jamaica-bound cruise ship… READ MORE >

- 588 days ago
Trace Adkins -- My Impersonator Is a Creep

Trace Adkins
My Impersonator Is a Creep

Trace Adkins went nuts on an impersonator during a cruise BECAUSE it was the last straw ... we're told this guy has been a thorn in the country singer's side for YEARS.The look-alike … READ MORE >

- 590 days ago
Trace Adkins In Cruise Ship Brawl With Impersonator

Trace Adkins
In Cruise Ship Brawl With Impersonator

Country singer Trace Adkins fought himself on a cruise ship Monday -- or at least he may have thought he was fighting himself -- because it seems Trace was really wasted and he just… READ MORE >

- 593 days ago

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