Chris Young became a singing sensation after he won the fourth season of the singing reality show, Nashville Star in 2004. Since then, the Tennessee-native singer has never been out of media for long. As usual, Young’s love life is one of the most talked-about subjects for a long time.
Well, despite being in the media for such a long time, Young has kept his love life from his fans. His secretive nature has led his fans to make speculations about his relationships and affairs. Many of his fans believe the Deinkin Me Lonely singer is married and has a wife. Is Chris Young married indeed?
Let’s try to dig up all the information regarding Young’s love life.
Chris Young Marital Status-Who is His Wife?
Like any celebrity who is concerned about their family privacy, Chris prefers keeping his private life concealed. He is a social media enthusiast who has more than 1 million followers on Instagram alone. But unfortunately, he only shares his professional endeavors through his socials. Mostly, his social media posts give insights into his singing career.
Well, over the years, Chris has been rumored to be happily married and hiding a secret wife. However, as of June 2021, there is no proof of him being married or hiding a spouse. So, for now, it is safe to say he is an unmarried man.
Is Chris Dating Someone in 2021?
Chris’s dating life is one of the most-searched things about him in the recent few years. However, we must say, the singer has not let anything about his love life slip. He isn’t dating anyone publicly in 2021, but there is a fair chance he is dating a girlfriend secretly.
Given his tendency to keep his relationships away from the media, his Instagram posts can’t tell anything whatsoever. It’s unlikely that he hasn’t dated anyone until his late 30s, but the details are pretty scarce.
Besides, the 36-year-old is quite busy with his singing commitments. With his career touching the pinnacle, he is really having a hectic schedule.
Meanwhile, Chris once talked about his secretive nature during a conversation with People magazine. There he responded to the questions regarding his privacy saying he had decided to keep his personal life out of the spotlight at the beginning of his career.
Young also acknowledged that this decision might drive people crazy saying:
“I know it drives people nuts but that was conscious decision I made several years ago. I tell people when I’ve been dating somebody before, but I also do like to keep my private life private.”
In the meantime, Young also said that like any other singers, he also follows the trend to write songs when they suffer major heartbreak. In his words,
“Anytime there’s a really good breakup, I’m like, well, she broke my heart. It’s time to go write an album.”
We hope Chris would write really goods songs in the years to come while at the same time we never want him to suffer heartbreak.
Chris and Miranda Lambert’s Dating Rumors
A few years back, when country singer Blake Shelton and his then-wife Miranda Lambert were just separated, Chris’s name was linked with Lambert out of nowhere. It’s not bizarre that celebrities become part of some wild rumors, but sometimes it crosses the line and downgrades someone’s personality.
At the time the rumor surfaced in the media, Chris and Miranda had just filed for divorce. Several tabloids brought forward stories that said Young and Miranda had an affair when they traveled together for their 2012 tour.
The news shook the whole music industry and after a long buzz in the media, Chris Young finally shut down the rumors in a lengthy statement. The statement read:
“I don’t normally address gossip but in this case I will, my name has been mentioned as a contributing factor in Blake and Miranda’s divorce.”
Young further said he was a good friend with both Blake and Miranda and he would never betray that friendship.
What about His Relationship with Cassadee Pope?
Not only Miranda Lambert but Chris Young was also linked with singer Cassadee Pope in 2016. The rumor sparked after the singers performed a super-hit duet, Think of You that showed the beautiful chemistry of the two.
However, Chris didn’t have to open his mouth this time as Cassadee come forward shutting the rumors pretty convincingly. She denied any possibility of her and Chris’s romance in a talk with Rare Country. There Cassadee said,
“It’s a funny thing, and it means we’re doing our job well. We’re selling the song, and we’re getting onstage. We do have great chemistry onstage. So, we just kind of go with it. Fans are having fun with it.”
As a matter of fact, Pope had been in a relationship with her boyfriend, Rian Dawson for six long years at the time rumors started. She is still going strong with her boyfriend. Besides, singer Young is also a good friend of Rian.