Kenny Chesney, Booger Mcfarland, Dallas Cowboys Football Stadium discussed on The Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz
Eight hundred flowers dot com. Click the radio radio icon. Enter Code Dan for all the latest headlines and information tune into sports center on. ESPN radio all throughout the day. Put It on the poll. Guillermo please would you recognize Nice Christian McCaffrey by his face because he looks like he's fourteen years old. I'm looking at them here and I'm like why is booger McFarland. Talking to a fourteen year old on the set a ah I take downstairs Kenny. Chesney without with us you should check out his latest album songs for the saints. And if you want tour dates you go to Kenny. CHESNEY DOT COM Kenny. Any thank you for joining us. I'd like you to take take us back and sort of paint a picture for where your life was before the success when you were being paid and enchiladas well. I went to school at East Tennessee State University in Johnson City and played a Mexican restaurant free nights a week and I just played for tips tips. You know I was playing some songs that I had written in my apartment that nobody wanted to hear and then songs about my heroes and I would get paid. You know whatever tips I made and all all the enchiladas Arkady pretty good for a college student at the time and so what kind of tips are we talking about there when you say like on the on the best and the worst nights what are you bringing home the worst nights would be about twenty bucks. The best night's would be a couple of hundred. You know what happens next like one of the things that need to happen for Kenny. Chesney okay what happens next is I graduated East Tennessee state and then I moved to Nashville to be a songwriter and and it just went from there I was. I always knew that I wanted to do this. What I'm doing now but I knew it might take a while but I was? I was engulfed in creating eating. I was engulfing songwriting. And that's where all this started. And then I went on the road in Nineteen ninety-three and I'm still on it just kind i. Don't you know people ask me all the time for you know. Can you give me some advice on how to make it in the back of my brain. I'm going Never GonNa make it because you don't do it to make it. You do do it just because that's what you do you know. And so. That's that's the best way. I can explain good advice but ashes of data all the way right there has to be some always. There's no I'm not saying it. It was all good moments because there was a lot. Look plan the places that we play. Now we're we're very blessed and fortunate but but it hasn't always has been this way. We opened the tour this year at the Dallas Cowboys Football Stadium. We closed Foxborough the Patriots Stadium. And so but I promise you guys it hasn't always the we haven't always been been place in our life to go play these places Kenny. I read here. We all love food as you can tell from the split. You're on the table you have. What is your guilty pleasure? Because I think it's going to the delight most of the guys back in our studio. Well I I love up. I'm emotional eater right so but I love I love. I love Italian I love I love Italy. I love red wine. I love I get to eat a lot of pasta when I'm training and go on the road so when I'm off the road I eat a lot of carbohydrates trying to get to your girl cheeses. Why do love grilled cheese? I love it hundred percent one. Go ahead make the perfect grilled cheese sandwich for us. help us out a perfect world. She Sandwich I. I don't know it's it's gotta be Texas Toast always helps one hundred percent and you know a couple of different kinds of cheese and I always like to put some Jalapenos there at all Y.. Yeah Yeah I love everything spicy. Kenny Chesney with us again. His latest album songs for the saints is available. And if you want tour dates you go to Kenny. Chesney Dot Com explained to me. How much of your roots is tied up? How much of your roots are tied up in the idea that you give a lot of your money? Money Away with success to some of the people who wouldn't normally get money from the star of the shows like I don't want to embarrass you here but you give away a ton of money to the people behind the scene so like explain to me how and why that came to be well we start. I started this thing every year. No I've got I'm out there on the road with a lot of people that work really hard and those guys they get there before the ship early in the morning and late late at night and I started this thing called merge lottery and we take one stadium show a month and I take all the all the money that I make that night and what that means is the from the t shirts the hats whatever the money we make that night and I give it we. We put all the names of everybody that works for me a Sombrero and I we shake it up whole at a name out of the hat and give all the money we make for the march that night. WHOA so the most that can wait a minute? You're talking about a quarter. Wait a minute you're talking about like a quarter million dollars aren't you. That's yeah we played the seat. The seahawks football stadium one year. And yeah the merchant would have been close to that maybe a little over that and the next week we pulled out a name and they got it you know but what they started doing is not taking the money themselves. They ended up dividing it out throughout the whole crew in the tour you know so I would have grabbed all I want to cowboys stadium holding onto that one. They spend a lot of money in Dallas. I want to keep that. So is it true that you shower three times a day. You don't like bars of soap. Why do I showered go to get up when I get up I shower and then after I work out before I start my day shower again and then I have to shower before I go to bed and I get? I like to feel clean when I go to bed with the soap though. Yeah but no soap always had this weird thing about soap. I can't explain it. Yeah let me ask you a question because I love body wash our talking my language But body wash as well. You're rich so this is different. Body washes expensive right. Talk Therapy Stress Relief Body wash going on the upper half of my body because then I could smell it then. LOWER-HALF I used some other body to body washes at have in the shower work and it also depends obviously like you share a couple of times a day maybe late at night instead of the stress. One lillies the sleep tireless. And you stop please. You have asked the only only a couple of questions the entire week of a guest. And you've just ask Kenny Chesney. Hey Give me information about how you shower. Also I have a follow up question that I asked invasive. How tell me about your shoring habits but then a follow up question defense? You're there were here. We're sitting next to Kenny. and He's join join the conversation a little bitter. He'll back there wasn't really a question kept talking about showering habit.