NASHVILLE, Tenn. (CBSMiami/AP) — Country singer Trace Adkins is back in rehab following in incident on board a cruise heading out of Miami.
Adkins’ publicist has confirmed the singer entered rehab after consuming alcohol during the Country Cruising cruise.READ MORE: Students, Staff Return To James Rickards Middle School In Oakland Park
According to TMZ, Adkins found himself intoxicated in an onboard bar when he got into a physical altercation with a Trace Adkins impersonator who’d been singing karaoke.
Adkins, who had been sober for more than a decade, canceled the remainder of his performances during the weeklong cruise and when the ship arrived at its first destination, Ocho Rios, Jamaica, Adkins got off.READ MORE: Three New Monoclonal Antibody Treatment Sites Open Tuesday In South Florida
The 52-year-old baritone “has entered a treatment facility after a setback in his battle with alcoholism,” his representative told several media outlets in a statement.
Montgomery Gentry, Wynonna & the Big Noise and Love and Theft were among the other acts performing aboard the NCL Pearl with Adkins.MORE NEWS: Fight Over Bar Bill, 5 Shot, 1 Killed In NW Miami-Dade
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