Singer Randy Travis has been hospitalized with a heart infection that has left him in critical condition. The 54 year old singer has a viral heart infection. The infection causes the heart muscle to slow down the heartbeat and can certainly cause death without treatment. The singer has had a troubled life with bouts of arrests and bizarre conduct despite his claims of being a Christian and his association with religious leaders such as Pastor John Hagee of Cornerstone Church in San Antonio, Texas.
Randy Travis’ vocal style of new traditionalist music has helped him to sell a huge volume of country music albums. He is one of the most popular and best selling artists in the period since 1980. The singer has also had some measure of success as an actor as well.