CMT's 'Gone Country' Returns For A Second Season
"Gone Country 2" will take seven new celebrities from every realm of the entertainment industries and immerse them in all things country for a chance to break out as a country star. Production for "Gone Country 2," which will premiere in August 2008, is currently underway in Nashville.
The cast for "Gone Country 2" includes:
- Sebastian Bach singer, songwriter, Broadway actor; former lead singer of Skid Row
- Irene Cara GRAMMY and Academy Award winning singer, songwriter; actress, "Fame"
- Mikalah Gordon singer, host, actress; 2005 "American Idol" finalist
- Jermaine Jackson television personality, former lead singer of The Jackson 5
- Chris Kirkpatrick television personality, music producer, member of *NSYNC
- Lorenzo Lamas musical theater actor; actor "Renegade" and "Falcon Crest"
- Sean Young actress, "Blade Runner" and "Ace Ventura: Pet Detective"
This season, the competition is more intense as Rich enlists more help from his Nashville friends to put these seven country music-driven celebrities to the test during this two-week challenge. Each celebrity will again be paired two of Nashville's finest songwriters with whom they write a country single. In addition to meeting with songwriters, in each episode the cast will compete in challenges that test them musically and physically to adapt to a life in country music, both on and off the stage. At the end of the two weeks, the artist that is most prepared to impress a country audience, as determined by Rich, will record and release their single to country radio.
Released by CMT
'Today Show' Host Savannah Guthrie Engaged Taylor Swift Reigns Over 2013 Billboard Music Awards - Full Winners List