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Brooks & Dunn, Terri Clark and More Shine at Kentucky Derby

Brooks and Dunn Terri Clark Kentucky Derby

It’s called the most exciting two minutes in sports, and the Kentucky Derby didn’t disappoint on Saturday (May 5) with Justify taking the crown. But it wasn’t just mint juleps and horses, country stars made the trek to Kentucky to place a bet or two. Maybe they just wanted to have a good time. Brooks … Read more

Eddie Montgomery Moves Forward Without Partner Troy Gentry By His Side—”It Still Doesn’t Seem Like It’s Real”

It’s been five months since Eddie Montgomery’s best friend and duo partner, Troy Gentry, was killed unexpectedly in a tragic helicopter crash in Medford, N.J. The Kentucky native is making the choice to move ahead while holding up as well as could be expected. “I’m doing alright,” Eddie tells One Country. “September 8th, man, was … Read more

Eddie Montgomery Speaks Out for the First Time Since Troy Gentry’s Death

On September 8, Troy Gentry was killed in a helicopter crash on the way to a show. His bandmate and duo partner, Eddie Montgomery, for the last two decades was waiting on him to arrive. Since that day, Montgomery hasn’t spoken publicly about his friend until now, thanking everyone for their support and sharing what … Read more

Eddie Montgomery’s Family Releases Statement on Son’s Death

Just a few days after confirming the death of his 19-year-old son, Hunter, Eddie Montgomery (of Montgomery Gentry) and his ex-wife have confirmed that their son died of an overdose. Tracy Nunan released the statement via Facebook hoping to prevent another tragedy for another family in the future. When a family asks for privacy, there … Read more