After coming out to Entertainment Tonight last month, Ty Herndon has now made his very first red carpet appearance with his partner of five years, Matt Collum.
Did the 'secret' lead him down a path of self-destruction? Possibly. This clip is from March, but still very telling.
Well dang. I was hoping after Ty Herndon made his brave announcement on Thursday that he's gay, he'd disappear and then come back in a year or so with the most amazing country album ever recorded (hey, it could happen) and he'd officially become the first openly gay country mega-star. Turns out he's not going anywhere anytime soon.
For the last year (yes, this video was a year in the making), our friend Broadway has been asking everyone he interviews what turned out to be a surprisingly tough question ... is country music ready for an openly gay country star and whether the genre is homophobic in general? Some of the answers he got may surprise you.
The official National Coming Out Day was October 11, but apparently someone forgot to tell the men of country music that.
As I was first to tell you this morning, Ty Herndon sat down with Entertainment Tonight recently for an interview and revealed that he is, as many have suspected over the years, gay. Now a portion of his interview is available to watch below.
For two days now, I've noticed that "gay country singer" has been a hot search item. People have been showing up on NashvilleGab after searching for those words in huge numbers. I thought it was odd because I haven't written anything for quite a while in regards to gay country singers, so I thought I'd do a little investigating.
Chris Carmack, or Will from ABC's Nashville, called the show recently. We collaborated on a twist in the plot that would be friggin' EPIC! We also chatted about him getting…
Dolly Parton just wrapped up her Blue Smoke world tour and is now thinking about her next project, which may turn out to be a big hit in the gay…