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When I hear a great country song, I get chills and I want to cry. You feel something. And just sometimes that magic and the…
To just get in front of different kinds of audiences is important for me. I do think it’s important for music to be a big…
Once you get everything out of your head about what everybody else is going to think, will radio play it – and I hope they…
I make up stories in my head all the time, but I’ve never written them down. But I write a lot of story songs. Any…
I had no idea when I moved to Nashville people just were songwriters. I had no idea. So I guess I was selling myself as…
I always sang when I was little-bitty girl. I sang all the time. And then I’m from Knoxville, Tennessee, so I sang in a show…
Baseball fans! Good lord! I feel like sports fans get mad at you easier than country music fans. It scares me. I’m glad that country…
What’s the point of a song if you can’t be honest?
The core of me is country. It’s what I love. It’s what I write. Even when I sing pop stuff, I’m still singing it ‘countrily.’
That can definitely mess with your music – if you overthink. ‘What’s radio going to think?’ or ‘What are these people going to think?’
Roy Acuff’s from Maynardville, and that’s where a lot of my family’s from. So he’s, I’ve been told, a distant cousin, as well.
I love music so much. I’ve got something going all the time. I’ve gotta be singing. I’ve gotta be creating music, or I’m not happy.
When I sing, I go somewhere else. Every time after I sing, I’ll ask, ‘Did I do OK?’ Because I feel like it’s like my…
The first record I made when I was 17. Labels merged and plans didn’t work out, but plans never work out as planned. But I…
One of my favorite things to do is sit around and listen to old records… You’re forced to listen to the whole thing. And it’s…
I love country music so much. I love all kinds of music. But when it comes down to it, I’m from East Tennessee, and country…
I feel like it’s the most unnatural thing for two humans, especially of the opposite sex, to live in harmony under one roof. You realize…
I feel like everything I write about is a gift I need to share because there is somebody out there going through a similar thing…
I think, being from east Tennessee, you’re kinda born with a little lonesome in your soul, in your blood. You know you’ve got that Appalachian…
When my dad passed, there’s a lot of sadness right below the surface, and I think there will be until the day I die. So,…
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