To make a grand understatement: Kenny Chesney doesn't seem like the kind of guy who gets overwhelmed easily. When you've scooped up, oh, about a billion industry awards and sit on the top of Forbes's list of top country-music earners for two years running, it's a safe bet you're pretty sure of yourself--it's easy to say that don't impress me much, know what I mean?
However, Chesney admits one thing does make him sweat. Namely, being in the presence of sports royalty--something he undertook while filming his football-related documentary, Boys Of Fall, which is scheduled to air Sunday August 29 on ESPN.
"When I sat down with Joe Namath at his home in Florida, I was like, "What am I doing here?'" Chesney related to the Tennessean in a recent interview.
He not only got to hang with Namath, he also interviewed a veritable stable of pro- and college-football greats, including Sean Payton (pictured with Chesney at right), John Madden, Brett Favre, Nick Saban, Peyton Manning, Bill Parcells,Read More »from Kenny Chesney’s Football Documentary To Air On ESPN