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Mindy McCready

Country artist Mindy McCready dead at 37

Country artist Mindy McCready, who had battled a series of legal and health challenges in recent years, died on Sunday (2/17). Local authorities have deemed the apparent cause of death to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Country artist Mindy McCready, who had battled a series of legal and health challenges in recent years, died on Sunday (2/17). Local authorities have deemed the apparent cause of death to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Mindy McCready hospitalized following suicide attempt

Mindy McCready was hospitalized early Wednesday (12/17) in Nashville after an apparent suicide attempt.

Mindy McCready returns to jail

Mindy McCready began serving a 60-day jail sentence in Williamson County, TN, yesterday (9/30), according to The Tennessean.com. The two-month incarceration is the result of a plea agreement in a probation violation case.

Mindy McCready released from Florida hospital

Four days after an apparent suicide attempt, country singer Mindy McCready was released from a Florida hospital, according to the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office.

Mindy McCready hospitalized after apparent suicide try

Country singer Mindy McCready remained hospitalized Tuesday (7/26) in intensive care at an unidentified hospital near Tampa after an apparent suicide attempt.

Briefly: James Brown, Scott Weiland, Paula Abdul, Mindy McCready

Funk/soul-legend James Brown's hometown of August, GA, will mark the singer's recent 72nd birthday by unveiling a bronze statue of the singer on Friday (5/6).

Briefly: Steve Earle, Ramones, Ronald Isley, Madonna, Mindy McCready

Singer/songwriter Steve Earle issues a new studio album titled "The Revolution Starts ... Now" on Aug. 24.