Dixie Chicks And Country Radio: It's Complicated
August 23, 2016 at 9:16 AM (PT)
The DIXIE CHICKS are touring the U.S. again, and that summons up mixed memories as it relates to their fractured relationship with Country radio.
The common narrative is that their radio home banned the CHICKS years ago; however, the story is actually more complicated, multi-layered, and emotion-filled than that. A recent tweet by CHICKS lead singer NATALIE MAINES stirred the pot again, when she linked DONALD TRUMP to Country radio, calling both “Hypocrites.” ALL ACCESS NASHVILLE Editor RJ CURTIS addresses her claims in his weekly column. Read it here.