Now Chesney can speak about it frankly, admitting to his succumbing to panic. Everything around me—all of the awards and all of the songs I wrote and all the success and everything – I put in that box.
He wasn’t ready to what was coming, he owns, and had to protect his life. “So everything that I put in – learn how to play guitar, put that in the box. That box built grew into this wonderful house.” And what happened between him and Zellweger, he says, didn’t go into the box.
I protected that box.” So, Oprah asked, where was his marriage to Renee?
He may not have a lot of hair, but Kenny Chesney's sure got game.
The couple was said to meet during a Concert for Hope benefit, where Renee answered telephones and Chesney performed.
The two were married a few months later — first marriages for both — in the Virgin Islands and the marriage was annulled mere months later.
Country singer Kenny Chesney has been the subject of gay rumors for years.
“She’s a sweet soul, no doubt about it, but I just wasn’t ready.” Whatever threat the marriage posed to Chesney’s inner house, he saw break-up as the only way to regain his self-assurance.
After losing at the ACMs, the country star scored with two blonde hotties at the Playboy Club last night in Las Vegas. Their 2005 romance budded at a tsunami relief benefit concert in January and, to the astonishment of their fans, blossomed into a wedding that was held in May at Chesney’s island estate. Annulment followed, with a short dispute over Zellweger’s use of the term “fraud”, and was finalized in December.Renee cited “fraud” as the basis for the couple’s annulment.However, Chesney, who’s only spoken briefly about his 4-month (or so) marriage to Zellweger, spoke to Oprah this past weekend about the specifics of the marriage and subsequent annulment: He said, “that and the fact that I panicked.” Then he started talking about “the box” in which he put everything he values, like his friends and musical success, and how he worked to “protect it…
Kenny Chesney is running for “least appealing schlep in Hollywood” and I think — unsurprisingly — he’s in the lead today. I’d been a long-time fan of Renee’s, but couldn’t give a crap less about Kenny Chesney or whatever “country-western” singing star it was that I used to confuse Chesney with anyway.Remember when he and Renee Zellweger married abruptly in 2005? I thought it was one of those crazy, impetuous things that just sort of happened (hello, Mrs. Shit like this tends to go down every few seconds there.