Just as roses come with thorns, so is the fame that comes from being a popular figure. One can never guarantee that they won’t wake up someday and find their names screamed on every headline for unpalatable reasons, Chris Young can attest to this sentiment.
It is a fact that celebrities are susceptible to rumors, even ones that have nothing to do with them. This happened to Chris Young, a fine singer, and songwriter who was suddenly accused of having an affair with a married woman who happened to be his friend’s wife
Age and Early Days of Chris Young’s Life
The singer was born as Christopher Alan Young on the 12th day of June 1985 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States. He attended Belmont University in Nashville and later proceeded to Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro.
Chris’ grandfather Richard Yates was a performer who was popular in Louisiana Hayride. To follow in his grandfather’s footsteps, Chris showed interest in music at a tender age and started performing in different theater productions. During his years in high school, he was already performing in local clubs. Even during his college years, he continued with his tours and was able to pull-through numerous shows in one year.
The young talent was advised by a fan to audition for the country music reality show, Nashville Star. Chris heeded the fan’s advice and was eventually declared the winner of the Nashville Star show in 2006. Since then, the singer cum songwriter has been soaring in his career. Drinkin’ Me Lonely which was his first single peaked at no 42 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, and later went all the way to no 1. His second album, The Man I Want to Be, was released in the year 2009 and his singles, The Man I Want To Be, Voices and Gettin’ You Home (The Black Dress Song) all made it to number 1.
Wife or Girlfriend, Is Chris Married or Dating?
From all indications, it would appear that our handsome and dashing singer is keeping his private affairs under lock and key because up till this moment, the relationship status of the singer is still a mystery and fans can only speculate on the titbits that are sparingly available.
It was rumored that the handsome singer was in a relationship with actress Adrianna Léon between 2007 to 2008 but this information was never confirmed.
The worst of the rumors was the one that claimed that the famous singer Blake Shelton and his wife Miranda Lambert ended their four-year-old marriage because of Miranda cheating on her husband with Chris Young. Chris denied this allegation, dismissing it as false. According to him, to be blamed for the breakup of someone else’s marriage is something that he cannot stand. The countryman with a beautiful voice went on to explain that Blake and Miranda were his friends and he will never betray their friendship.
It is possible that the rumors came to light for the fact that both Chris and Miranda have toured together in the past. Besides, it was not only Chris who was named as the man behind Blake and Miranda’s divorce, there was a second man whose identity was never disclosed. But it appears that our Romeo Chris has been exonerated of all blame because both Miranda and her ex-husband Black have found love again after their bitter divorce.
Miranda has been in a relationship with Anderson East for the past two years while Blake is dating his current singer girlfriend Gwen Stefani. However, Chris has remained unattached over this time as his name has not been linked with any woman except through unconfirmed rumors.
It was rumored in 2016 that Chris and the singer Cassadee Pope were in a serious relationship, but the two came out to openly refute this claim. Pope said that fans would always think otherwise about their relationship status because of the song they did together. According to her, they were just having fun on stage and, ought not to be regarded as a thing as it all started and ended on the stage.
On his own part, Chris believes dating to be a gamble where one has to know when to cash out. But whatever the handsome singer thinks of dating, his fans still hope that they will get to see him have an interesting romantic affair.
Chris Young’s Height
The bloke stands at a height of 6 feet 3 inches and weighs 83kg. While we are yet to confirm other details of his body measurements, it is a common knowledge that Chris Young has hazel eyes.