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Martina McBride Sounds Off on Lack of Females on Country Music Streaming App

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As the dialogue regarding the shortage of female artists on country radio rages on, Martina McBride discovered that terrestrial radio isn’t the only offender in the broadcast world. It appears that the incredibly talented Martina was listening to some classic Sara Evans through streaming service Spotify and decided to create a playlist. As Spotify users … Read more

Miranda Lambert Reveals She’s Tired of the Conversation— “I’ve Been Doing This Since Before the Conversation Started”

Miranda Lambert has been one of the most thoughtful and passionate artists to champion for more women in country music, but she admits that she’s getting a little weary of the conversation. [RELATED: Miranda Lambert Adds Two New Fury Friends to Her Family] In a revealing interview with Rolling Stone, Miranda says that she is seeing … Read more

Maren Morris Teases Playboy Collaboration With Sexy Photos

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Maren Morris had a surprise for fans who follow the talented and petite singer-songwriter on social media. The “Girl” singer is apparently making an appearance in a renowned gentlemen’s magazine. [RELATED: Maren Morris Gets Into Best Shape of Her Life— “This Year, I’ve Been a Student of the Soul”] On both Twitter and Instagram, Maren wrote, … Read more

Reba McEntire Keeps It Upbeat and Light in ACM Opening Monologue [Watch]

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Marking her sixteenth time as host of the Academy of Country Music Awards, Reba McEntire did not disappoint. Decked out in a shimmering white gown, complete with fringe, the 64-year-old welcomed fans and artists to Las Vegas in style. “Reba Las Vegas,” she opened her monologue saying before acknowledging that she never gets tired. “Tired … Read more

Carrie Underwood Responds To Internet Hater on Twitter

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Depending on how you look at it, social media can be used for good or bad. Telling people you dislike what they do, not the greatest use of the media. However, when Carrie Underwood saw a Tweet that disparaged her work on “Sunday Night Football,” she chose to use the moment for good. After Jessica … Read more

Shania Twain On Women at Country Radio: “We Are Not Making Radio Progress”

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Shania Twain is an outspoken advocate for female artists and when asked about women in country music during an interview with E! News, the country legend deadpanned. “What women in country music today?” she asked. After admitting that there are, in fact, a few women making an impact in the genre, she asserts that there … Read more

Sara Evans Speaks Out On Lack of Females On Country Radio: “It’s Time For a Change”

Sara Evans takes on radio

Sara Evans has never been shy to voice her opinion and now she is speaking out about the lack of women on country radio. In an interview with Billboard ahead of the 2018 CMT Artists of the Year, Sara admits to sobbing at home in front of her daughters because her previous single “Marquee Sign” … Read more

Maren Morris Is Sick of the Excuses For Not Playing Women on Radio— “‘Women Don’t Want to Hear Other Women,’ It is BS”

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Maren Morris and many other people in the country music industry, myself included, are tired of hearing excuses as to why radio programmers, or whoever is in charge, are not playing female artists.  The “Rich” singer took to social media to share her thoughts, while other female artists spoke out as well.  “Enough “women don’t … Read more