Jackson (Miss.) Clarion-Ledger
Country music star Jason Aldean has been caught cheating, and he has turned to Facebook to admit the wrong.
Aldean, known for hits including "Big Green Tractor" and "Dirt Road Anthem," was caught Sunday when photos of him kissing another woman hit the Internet. The woman was apparently former American Idol contestant Brittany Kerr.
But Aldean, a native of Macon, has been married to Jessica Ussery since 2001. They have two children together.
Aldean admitted Sunday on Facebook to making a mistake, blaming booze and a bar.
"Hey Guys-I wanted to talk to you directly, so you were hearing the truth from me and not just reading allegations made about my personal life on gossip web sites," Aldean wrote on his Facebook page.
"The truth is that I screwed up. I had too much to drink, let the party get out of hand and acted inappropriately at a bar. I left alone, caught the bus to our next show and that's the end of the story. I ultimately ended up embarrassing my family and myself. I'm not perfect, and I'm sorry for disappointing you guys. I really appreciate being able to work through this privately with my family and for all your continued support."
Aldean had performed over the weekend in Southern California at a music festival.
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