Jerry Lee Lewis, 76, Weds for Seventh Time to Cousin's Ex-Wife

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Jerry Lee Lewis, 76, Weds for Seventh Time to Cousin's Ex-Wife
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Jerry Lee Lewis, 76, Weds for Seventh Time to Cousin's Ex-Wife

Goodness, gracious! Jerry Lee Lewis is a married man for the seventh time -- and his latest road to romance was another complicated one.

The "Great Balls of Fire" singer, now 76, wed Judith Brown March 9 in Natchez, Miss., his rep Maureen O'Connor confirmed to CNN. Judith is the ex-wife of Lewis' cousin, Rusty Brown; it was Rusty Brown's sister, Myra Gale Brown, whom Lewis wed back in 1958.

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The piano-playing rock and roll legend became a tabloid sensation at the time when, at 23, he opted to wed cousin Myra, who was just 13 year old.

The "Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On" rocker's career suffered as a result of the shocking controversy. Lewis and sixth wife Kerrie McCarver were were for 20 years before divorcing in 2004.

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Lewis has fathered four children, although two of his sons, Steve and Jerry Lee Jr., died in 1962 and 1973, respectively.

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