T.G. Sheppard Released From Hospital Following Heart Surgery

TG Sheppard shows off his bus during the 2014 Christmas 4 Kids Tour Bus Show at Walmart on December 15, 2014 in Henderson, Tennessee.

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T.G. Sheppard has been released from a Nashville-area hospital following heart surgery, according to a rep for the country singer. 

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Sheppard underwent a procedure known as an ablation, which is designed to keep the heart in rhythm. He is now resting at home. 

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"I'm thankful for the outpouring of support and prayers.  I look forward to returning to the road next week and resuming with concerts," Sheppard said in a statement. 

Sheppard has had 14 No. 1 hits on Billboard's Hot Country Songs chart, including "Devil In the Bottle" and "I Loved 'Em Every One."

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