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He Said She Said: Our Favorite Lady Country Singers

What's that joke about country music? That if you play it backwards, the singer gets his car back, he gets his wife back, and he gets his dog back? There's a particular narrative in country - men's country, at least - that lends itself to formulaic and often-times jingoistic sentiments that have never really appealed all that much to She Said.*

Women, on the other hand, seem to write country music from a broader range of emotion and experience. With a genre as intensely emotional and sentimental as country often is, it makes perfect sense that women would excel at it.

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Shey is an experienced blogger, social media expert and traveler. She studied journalism at Oklahoma State University before working as a full-time reporter for Houston Community Newspapers in 2005. She lived in South Korea for three years, where she worked as a freelancer.
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