Tracy Lawrence has had one heck of a ride in this business. It all had a rough start back in 1991 shortly after Tracy signed a deal with Atlantic Records, he was shot four times while walking a friend to their door. Thank the Lord Tracy survived that awful attack
I remember back in 1991 when I got a new single from a new artist that just blew me away. The song was called 'Sticks and Stones' by a guy named Tracy Lawrence. That song ended up going all the way to number one.
Back in 1991 Tracy Lawrence released his debut single "Sticks and Stones" and at the time, I believe, it was the first time an artist had his debut single go all the way to the top. Tracy went on to top the charts about ten more times. I have been a fan for over 20 years now.
I have always had a close connection to John Anderson music because of my son. When my boy Nick was just a youngster he was in love with the song Seminole Wind. I remember he would call me when I was on the air and asked if I could play it.
On Monday morning, thieves broke into the equipment trailer Tracy Lawrence had been towing around the country and stole several items important to the singer’s live show. All Access was the first to report the robbery, which occurred just after 4AM PT near Bakersfield, Calif.
Over the course of his 20-year recording career, Tracy Lawrence has had his share of scrapes, scuffles, and tangles with the law, from his shooting during a 1991 mugging to his 1998 conviction for reckless endangerment and spousal abuse. Now, thanks to an argument that turned violent after a show ove…