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Mindy McCready

Singer
Female
Born Nov 30, 1975

Malinda Gayle "Mindy" McCready was an American country music singer. Active from 1995 until her death in 2013, she recorded a total of five studio albums. Her debut album, 1996's Ten Thousand Angels, was released on BNA Records and was certified 2× Platinum by the RIAA, while 1997's If I Don't Stay the Night was certified Gold. 1999's I'm Not So Tough, her final album for BNA, was less successful, and she left the label.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1975 Birth Born on November 30, 1975.

TEENAGE

1995 19 Years Old Active from 1995 until her death in 2013, she recorded a total of five studio albums.

TWENTIES

1996 20 Years Old 1 More Event
Her debut album, 1996's Ten Thousand Angels, was released on BNA Records and was certified 2× Platinum by the RIAA, while 1997's If I Don't Stay the Night was certified Gold. 1999's I'm Not So Tough, her final album for BNA, was less successful, and she left the label. … Read More
1997 21 Years Old In 1997, McCready became engaged to actor Dean Cain. … Read More
1999 23 Years Old In 1999, McCready released I'm Not So Tough. … Read More
2002 26 Years Old She released her self-titled album with Capitol in 2002 to disappointing sales and was dropped by Capitol later that year. … Read More
2003 27 Years Old In December 2003, she began dating aspiring singer William Patrick "Billy" McKnight. … Read More
2004 28 Years Old In August 2004, McCready was arrested in Tennessee for using a fake prescription to buy the painkiller OxyContin. … Read More
2005 29 Years Old 1 More Event
After reporting to People magazine that she had cut ties with McKnight, McCready was found unconscious in a hotel lobby in Indian Rocks Beach, Florida, after attempting suicide in July 2005. … Read More

THIRTIES

2006 30 Years Old In March 2006, McCready gave birth to a son, Zander Ryan McCready.
In April 2008, the New York Daily News reported on a possible long-term relationship between McCready and baseball star Roger Clemens that began when she was 15. … Read More
2012 36 Years Old In April 2012, McCready gave birth to her second child, a son named Zayne.
The child's father, record producer David Wilson, was found dead on January 13, 2013, at McCready's home, of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. … Read More
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