Kenny Chesney was supposed to be near the World Trade Center on September 11
Kenny Chesney thanked his “guardian angels” after revealing he was supposed to be one block from the Twin Towers on September 11, 2001.
The country star had performed in Pennsylvania on September 10 of that year and was due to travel to New York that night to shoot a music video the next morning.
But Kenny and his team forgot and stayed in the neighboring state and it wasn’t until Kenny saw the footage on TV that he realized he was meant to be there.
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“It didn’t strike me at first, “he said. CMT in 2011 on the occasion of the 10th anniversary.
âI was laying on the couch watching this and couldn’t believe what I was seeing, and I thought, ‘Oh, my God.’ I said, ‘We’re supposed to be here.’ And it was a strange feeling. “
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He added, âYou know, I’ve always believed in guardian angels, but it really makes you believe there’s something up there. I’m glad we weren’t there. I mean, I feel for everyone who was there. I think we were all changed by it forever. “
Almost 3,000 lives were lost on September 11, 2001. The attacks were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks and it remains the deadliest terrorist attack in human history, with 2,977 innocent people dead, including 340 firefighters and 72 police officers, and more than 25,000 injured.
Kenny in 2001
Two planes crashed into the Twin Towers in Manhattan, while a third struck the Pentagon outside of Washington DC. The fourth had an unknown target in the nation’s capital, but passengers attempted to regain control of the plane and it crashed in a field in Pennsylvania.
September 11, 2021, in honor of the 20th anniversary, many have turned to social networks pay tribute to those who lost their lives that day.
Prince harry and Meghan markle were among those who paid tribute in change the home page of the Archewell website to display the names of those who have lost their lives.
Brittany queen elizabeth also revealed that the U.S. National Anthem will be played at the Changing of the Guard at Windsor Castle at 11 a.m. GMT on September 11, 2021.
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