As artists, advocates and some gatekeepers continue to push for racial equality in country music, a new study shows a mountain of work needed to reach parity in the format.
“Redlining in Country Music: Representation in the Country Music Industry (2000-2020),” a SongData study published by Jada Watson, musicologist at
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On the eve of unprecedented visibility for Guyton (the first Black female country artist to receive a Grammy nomination in 45 years since The Pointer Sisters received a Grammy for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group), Watson’s 20-page report, released today (March 12) notes that even including crossover