1. Autopsy Confirms Mindy McCready's Death as Suicide

    February 20, 2013 1:03 PM EST Authorities in Arkansas say preliminary autopsy results confirm country music singer Mindy McCready's death was a suicide. Nashville Remembers Mindy McCready The Cleburne County sheriff said in a statement Wednesday that preliminary autopsy ...

  2. Mindy McCready's Death Renews Criticism of Dr. Drew

    February 19, 2013 1:15 PM EST The criticism of Dr. Drew Pinsky spread on the Internet almost as quickly as news of Mindy McCready's death. The country singer with the tumultuous personal life became the fifth cast member of his "Celebrity Rehab" series to die si ...

  3. Mindy McCready and the 'Celebrity Rehab' Curse

    February 19, 2013 12:18 PM EST The late country singer, who shot herself on Feb. 17, is the fifth alum of the six-season VH1 series to die after appearing on the show. “These are hardcore, decades-long f----ups and alcoholics who have decimated their careers and their lives. Y ...

  4. Morning Fix: Mindy McCready Remembered, Miguel Signs With UMPG, Clive Davis Comes Out, More

    February 19, 2013 8:45 AM EST MINDY MCCREADY: NASHVILLE MUSIC BIZ -- JOE GALANTE, DAVID MALLOY, MARTY MARTEL, MORE -- REMEMBERS 'STUNNING,' 'AGGRESSIVE' TALENT Mindy McCready's tragic death will not tarnish her legacy among the music industry players w ...

  5. Mindy McCready: Nashville Music Biz -- Joe Galante, David Malloy, More -- Remembers 'Stunning' Talent

    February 18, 2013 6:46 PM EST Mindy McCready may have had many problems in the last years of her life, but those in the country music industry who knew her and interacted with her throughout her years in Nashville remember a sweet but strong woman, dedicated to her career, w ...

  6. Mindy McCready: A Look Back at Her Career and Troubled Life

    February 18, 2013 12:15 PM EST The country music community is stunned today following the death of Mindy McCready, a troubled star who burst onto the scene in the mid-1990s, scoring a hit album before falling into a pattern of substance abuse-fueled scandals. Like many country ...

  7. McCready’s Boyfriend May Have Been Murdered: Reports

    February 18, 2013 2:46 AM EST 0 0 0 Mystery still surrounds the death of David Wilson, the musician whose passing in January will forever be connected with the apparent suicide of his girlfriend, Mindy McCready. Mindy McCready: 1975-2013 • Mindy McCready Dead of Apparent Suicide at 37 ...

  8. Mindy McCready Latest 'Celebrity Rehab' Death; Dr. Drew Says She Slipped

    February 18, 2013 2:30 AM EST "Unfortunately it seems that Mindy did not sustain her treatment," Dr. Drew says Dr. Drew Pinsky, who treated Mindy McCready on his VH1 show "Celebrity Rehab" -- which has now experienced five deaths among cast-members over the ...

  9. Mindy McCready's Death: Carrie Underwood, Jason Aldean, Other Stars React on Twitter

    February 18, 2013 2:07 AM EST News of country singer Mindy McCready's apparent suicide saddened the music world on Sunday night (February 17) and prompted Country stars to take to Twitter to share their reactions to the tragedy. Carrie Underwood, Jason Aldean, John Rich ...

  10. Mindy McCready Did It Her Way on the Billboard Charts

    February 18, 2013 1:15 AM EST As previously reported, country music singer Mindy McCready committed suicide at age 37 on Sunday (Feb. 17), according to multiple reports. Mindy McCready: 1975-2013 • Mindy McCready Dead of Apparent Suicide at 37 • McCready's Life in Photos ...

  11. Mindy McCready's Billboard Chart History

    February 17, 2013 11:55 PM EST Mindy McCready, who died Sunday of an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound , was known in recent years more for her personal troubles than for her musical career. However, In the mid-'90s she enjoyed a string, albeit relatively brief, of ...

  12. Mindy McCready Dead at 37

    February 17, 2013 9:59 PM EST Mindy McCready -– the striking blonde country artist whose turbulent life echoed the lyrics of many of the songs she sang -– died Sunday afternoon of an apparent suicide at the age of 37. The Cleburne County (Ark.) Sheriff’s Office stated that of ...

  13. Country Singer Mindy McCready Dead of Apparent Suicide at Age 37

    February 17, 2013 9:52 PM EST Mindy McCready -– the striking blonde country artist whose turbulent life echoed the lyrics of many of the songs she sang -– died Sunday afternoon of an apparent suicide at the age of 37. The Cleburne County (Ark.) Sheriff’s Office stated that of ...

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  15. Mindy McCready & Son Found in Empty House; Boy Returned

    December 05, 2011 9:15 AM EST 0 0 0 By the time authorities took country singer Mindy McCready's 5-year-old son from her and into custody on Friday evening, one thing had already become apparent: her life has come to resemble a bad country song. Since her emergence in the mid-199 ...

  16. Mindy McCready Says She Won't Return Her Son

    December 02, 2011 10:20 AM EST 0 0 0 Country singer Mindy McCready is pushing her luck with the legal system by not following a judge's order to return her 5-year-old son to the care of her mother in Florida, her ex-boyfriend and father of the boy said Friday. McCready said Thursd ...

  17. Mindy McCready Goes Missing With 5-Year-Old Son

    November 30, 2011 1:35 PM EST 0 0 0 Florida authorities say country singer Mindy McCready is missing with her 5-year-old son, and a judge has given her until Thursday to return the boy. The Department of Children and Families says a missing persons report was filed Tuesday night with ...

  18. Chart Beat Thursday: Justin Bieber, Train, Scorpions

    April 01, 2010 4:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 '2.0' BECOMES 1: As previously reported , Justin Bieber 's "My World 2.0" arrives atop the Billboard 200 , making the 16-year-old the youngest solo male to top the tally since then-13-year-old Stevie Wonder led the Aug. 24, ...

  19. This Day in Music

    August 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Record executive Lou Wills, who helped Warner Bros. build a powerful lineup of acts, including Larry Graham, Al Jarreau, Chaka Khan, George Benson, Richard Pryor, Dionne Warwick, Parliament Fu 2006 - Record executive Lou Wills, who helped War ...

  20. This Day in Music

    April 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Nigerian Drummer Bahatunde Olatunji, whose albums introduced African percussion to a wide U.S. audience, dies of diabetes in Salinas, Calif. He is 76. 2003 - Nigerian Drummer Bahatunde Olatunji, whose albums introduced African percussion to a ...

  21. This Day in Music

    August 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Record executive Lou Wills, who helped Warner Bros. build a powerful lineup of acts, including Larry Graham, Al Jarreau, Chaka Khan, George Benson, Richard Pryor, Dionne Warwick, Parliament Fu 2006 - Record executive Lou Wills, who helped War ...

  22. Mindy McCready Taken Into Custody In Nashville

    July 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Country singer Mindy McCready was taken into custody today (July 25) at Nashville International Airport as she returned to Tennessee, accused of violating her probation, officials said. Country singer Mindy McCready was taken into custody today (Jul ...

  23. Mindy McCready Arrested After Florida Scuffle

    July 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Mindy McCready is free on $1,000 bond after a weekend arrest on misdemeanor charges that she scratched her mother on the face during a scuffle and resisted sheriff's deputies, authorities said. Mindy McCready is free on $1,000 bond after a week ...

  24. This Day in Music

    April 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Nigerian Drummer Bahatunde Olatunji, whose albums introduced African percussion to a wide U.S. audience, dies of diabetes in Salinas, Calif. He is 76. 2003 - Nigerian Drummer Bahatunde Olatunji, whose albums introduced African percussion to a ...

  25. This Day in Music

    August 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1997 - </b>Mindy McCready, Kenny Chesney, Jason Sellers, Ray Vega, Sara Evans, Ricochet's Heath Wright, Skip Ewing and Kippi Brannon join catalyst Randy Owen for a special "We Are the World"-style 2001 - R&B singer ...

  26. Mindy McCready Testifies In DUI Trial

    July 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Country singer Mindy McCready testified today (July 18) in Nashville that she thought police pulled her over to "give her a hard time" -- not because they thought she was driving under the influence. Country singer Mindy McCready testified ...

  27. McCready Sues Ex For Hindering Career

    June 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Mindy McCready has sued her former boyfriend for $3 million, claiming he beat her last year and that the incident hurt her music career, the Tennessean newspaper reported. Mindy McCready has sued her former boyfriend for $3 million, claiming he beat ...

  28. This Day in Music

    April 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Soul vocalist Charles Pettigrew of the duo Charles & Eddie dies in Philadelphia after a long battle with cancer. The group achieved international success with the 1992 single "Would 2003 - Nigerian Drummer Bahatund ...

  29. McCready, ACTS Nashville Sign Exclusive Deal

    December 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST Singer accepting offers for early next year. The ACTS Nashville talent agency has signed an exclusive booking deal with country singer Mindy McCready. The agency's Marty Martel tells Billboard.biz that the artist is able to travel outside of ...

  30. This Day in Music

    August 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1997 - </b>Mindy McCready, Kenny Chesney, Jason Sellers, Ray Vega, Sara Evans, Ricochet's Heath Wright, Skip Ewing and Kippi Brannon join catalyst Randy Owen for a special "We Are the World"-style 2001 - R&B singer ...

  31. McCready Hospitalized After Overdose

    July 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Troubled country singer Mindy McCready has been hospitalized in Florida after an overdose. Troubled country singer Mindy McCready has been hospitalized in Florida after an overdose. McCready, 28, was found unconscious Friday in a hotel lobby, accord ...

  32. McCready's Ex Charged With Attempted Murder

    May 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A former boyfriend of country singer Mindy McCready has been charged with attempted murder after allegedly breaking into her Nashville home and beating her up. A former boyfriend of country singer Mindy McCready has been charged with attempted murde ...

  33. McCready Arrested For Drunk Driving

    May 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Mindy McCready was arrested early this morning (May 6) in Nashville and charged with drunken driving. Mindy McCready was arrested early this morning (May 6) in Nashville and charged with drunken driving. The country singer was stopped about 3 a.m. i ...

  34. This Day in Music

    April 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2003 - </b>Nigerian Drummer Bahatunde Olatunji, whose albums introduced African percussion to a wide U.S. audience, dies of diabetes in Salinas, Calif. He is 76. 2003 - Nigerian Drummer Bahatunde Olatunji, whose albums introduced Afri ...

  35. Mindy McCready Faces Drug Charge

    August 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Country singer Mindy McCready was arrested yesterday (Aug. 5) and charged with prescription drug fraud after authorities said she used a fake prescription to obtain the pain medicine OxyContin. Country singer Mindy McCready was arrested yesterday (A ...

  36. This Day in Music

    August 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>R&B singer and actress Aaliyah dies when a small plane that was to carry her and eight others back to the United States crashes after takeoff in Marsh Harbour, Bahamas. 2001 - R&B singer and actress Aaliyah dies whe ...

  37. This Day in Music

    April 06, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>Sarah McLachlan's audience grows by one when the Canadian musician gives birth to daughter India Ann Sushil Sood, her and drummer-husband, Ashwin Sood's first child. 2002 - Sarah McLachlan's audience grows by ...

  38. This Day in Music

    August 25, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>R&B singer and actress Aaliyah dies when a small plane that was to carry her and eight others back to the United States crashes after takeoff in Marsh Harbour, Bahamas. 2001 - R&B singer and actress Aaliyah dies whe ...