Country Star Trace Adkins Loses Brentwood, TN Home in Fire

The singer and former "Celebrity Apprentice" competitor was on a flight to Alaska when the incident occurred.

Country singer Trace Adkins has lost his Brentwood, TN house to a fire that began early Saturday morning.

According to WSMV, the singer's wife Rhonda was not at home at the time of the blaze, but the couple's three children and the nanny were evacuated safely.

Adkins, who was also a finalist on Celebrity Apprentice in 2008, was flying to Alaska to perform when the fire started. He received the news upon landing and immediately booked a flight home.

A spokesperson for Adkins said in a statement, "Trace wishes to express his gratitude for the immediate response of the Brentwood Fire Department and is humbled by the outpouring of concern from friends and fans."

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