Sammy Kershaw Files for Bankruptcy

Sammy Kershaw, who hit No. 1 in 1993 with “She Don’t Know She’s Beautiful,” has filed for bankruptcy in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Nashville. The singer listed liabilities between $100,001 and $1 million in the Chapter 13 filing submitted to the court on Tuesday (Feb. 6). He also lists his assets in the same range. Chapter 13 bankruptcy is available to individuals who promise to use available income to repay as many creditors as possible. His income was not listed in the legal documents. Kershaw, who married singer Lorrie Morgan in 2001, enjoyed a string of No. 1 singles in the ’90s, including “Cadillac Style” and “National Working Woman’s Holiday.” Kershaw’s last charted single, “Tennessee Girl,” peaked at No. 43 in 2006.