HomageCollage: Dixie Chicks, “Wide Open Spaces”

🔊💜Today, January 27, 1998, Dixie Chicks released their fourth album, “Wide Open Spaces.” This album was released on the iconic Monument Records, a 2017 revival of Sony Music Entertainment. In 1999, “Wide Open Spaces” won a Grammy Award for Best Country Album. “Wide Open Spaces” released five singles, the last of which was their coverContinue reading “HomageCollage: Dixie Chicks, “Wide Open Spaces””

Music Birthday: Dolly Parton

🔊🎉Today, January 19, 1946, Dolly Rebecca Parton was born in Locust Ridge, Tennessee. From her 1980 concept album, “9 to 5 and Odd Jobs,” the ‘9 to 5’ song has been sampled by many artists, including Aesop Rock’s ‘9-5ers Anthem,’ and Will Young’s ‘Switch it On.’ On the US Hot 100, ‘9 to 5’ isContinue reading “Music Birthday: Dolly Parton”