Wynonna Judd opens up about grief in first interview since her mom’s dying
Country famous person Wynonna Judd – in her first tv interview since her mom, Naomi Judd, took her personal life – talks about grief, going again on tour, and extra with correspondent Lee Cowan, in an interview for “CBS Sunday Morning” to be broadcast Sunday, Sept. 25 on CBS and streamed on Paramount+.
Wynonna and Naomi Judd, finest referred to as The Judds, had been some of the profitable nation music duos in historical past, promoting greater than 20 million albums. In April, only a day earlier than they had been to be inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame, Naomi, who battled despair, took her personal life.
“I bought the decision, and I went over, and I noticed her and that was that,” Judd instructed Cowan. “I stated goodbye to her within the hospital, and I closed her eyes, and I kissed her brow and that was that. And the subsequent factor I do know, I’m sitting right here on the entrance porch, on the aspect porch … you realize, and I’m simply attempting to determine what’s subsequent.
“I didn’t know that she was on the place she was at when she ended it as a result of she had had episodes earlier than and he or she bought higher,” Judd stated. “And that is what I reside in, is like, ‘Was there something I ought to have regarded for or ought to I’ve recognized?’ I did not. That’s why it is such a shock.”
In an interview at her house outdoors of Nashville, Judd talked with Cowan about her relationships together with her mom and her sister Ashley; her grief; and the way she’s honoring her mom by persevering with with The Judds’ tour that they had introduced simply weeks earlier than Naomi died.
“I really feel her nudging me. And typically, I chortle,” Judd stated. “And typically, I say, ‘I actually miss you. Why aren’t you right here so we will argue?'”
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