Can country singer Randy Travis get past his rough patch? Music industry experts say Randy Travis faces major challenges and should address the issues that led to his arrest. Story highlights Randy Travis faces charges after traffic incident Industry consultants said he should address issues Travis has seen reduced radio play in recent years Travis pleaded no-contest in previous incident, is involved in civil litigation. Country music fans are loyal and they don't like to see their legends fall. Randy Travis, one of the genre's most revered traditional singer-songwriters, was arrested this week after being found naked, smelling apparently of alcohol and lying on a remote roadway in northern Texas, authorities said. In a genre largely led by artists who can achieve chart-topping tunes and high-grossing concert tours, industry consultants and radio station personalities say Travis, 53, faces significant challenges ahead and should first address whatever issues may have led to this incident. Country's unique "cradle to the grave" fan base will likely stick with Travis, one industry expert told CNN.
"I'm as fine as a damn dandy," the country singer tells a trooper after wrecking his car.
By Tom Steele. Updated Dec. The footage, which is nearly three hours long, has been edited to exclude images of Travis' naked body below the waist. Travis, 58, was arrested shortly before midnight on Aug. In the dashcam video, Travis first tries to run from troopers as they yell at him to come back. He then demands that they take him home, but the troopers point out that he was just in a serious wreck.
Carrie Underwood and co. make a serious case
Country music stars flocked to Nevada tonight for the ACM Awards, not without turning up the heat on the red carpet—in the form of five amazing, super-sultry naked dress moments. Carrie Underwood pulled out all the stops in this statement-making, Swarovski-clad Labourjoisie gown. It's the perfect combination of sexy and strong—an ideal lead into her much-anticipated performance tonight, no? The high neckline and armor-like details are really what hit home for us. Jessie James Decker 's embellished, nude naked dress note her choice of a two-piece undergarment, dare we say bralettes are making a comeback? While the "Gold" singer isn't up for any awards tonight, this look is definitely a winner.
She wrapped up her band's "Summer Plays On" tour in after releasing a new album, "Heart Break," in She also became a mama of three when she welcomed twin girls in January In , she and her Lady A bandmates kicked off a Las Vegas residency.