Trace Adkins

Tragedy to Top Hit
Turning a personal tragedy into a hit record is tricky, and not just for all the normal reasons that it's difficult to make a song into a hit. Artists who write a great personal song may be hesitant to record it for months or years. Taste of Country writer Billy Dukes considers three powerful songs …
Trace Adkins' Dad Dies
Trace Adkins' father has died. Aaron Doyle Adkins, a former mill worker, is remembered as a quiet and hardworking man who bestowed his love of country music on his oldest son. He died on Saturday (Feb. 1) at the age of 71.
Chris Cagle Added To Wyoming State Fair Line-up
The Wyoming State Fair announced today that Chris Cagleis set to perform at the Wyoming State Fair on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. in the Wyoming State Fair Grandstands.
Cagle will bring his “redneck rock and roll” style to the Wyoming State Fair with professiona…
ToC Encore: Country Music’s Drinking Problem
Earlier this week, Trace Adkins announced a second stint in an alcohol rehabilitation facility. He fell off the wagon during a cruise he was set to headline. It was his first taste of alcohol in over a decade -- since his last stay in rehab in 2002. While the singer seems to be taking full ownership…
Eyewitness Account of Trace Adkins Cruise Ship Fight
Trace Adkins has taken a step toward recovery, checking into rehab after falling off the wagon in his battle with alcoholism. However, a lot remains unclear about a fight that allegedly occurred between the star and an impersonator onboard the Country Cruising ship this week, which may have led him …

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