” What’s the point of a song if you can’t be honest? “


” 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 stars line up somehow or another, and it creates something that’s really, really, really special. “


” 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 at Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. You know, they have all those variety shows where Dollywood is. And I sang there and yodeled and clogged, but I never wrote my own songs. “


” 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 soul. “


” 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 how different men and women are. “


” That can definitely mess with your music – if you overthink. ‘What’s radio going to think?’ or ‘What are these people going to think? “


” 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 so cool digging through the bins trying to find them. I get giddy about records. “


” Once you get everything out of your head about what everybody else is going to think, will radio play it – and I hope they do, I really do – once you shed all of that and just be who you are, that’s who I am. That’s taken a lot of growing up. I’ve come into myself musically and as a woman, and I hope to keep growing. If you don’t grow, you die. “



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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 stars line up somehow or another, and it creates something that


I always sang when I was little-bitty girl. I sang all the time. And then I
I think, being from east Tennessee, you
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That can definitely mess with your music - if you overthink.
One of my favorite things to do is sit around and listen to old records... You
Once you get everything out of your head about what everybody else is going to think, will radio play it - and I hope they do, I really do - once you shed all of that and just be who you are, that
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