Black Country Music Stars Shaping the Genre

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BOTWC Staff
February 25, 2024
Because of Them We Can
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With Beyoncé’s release of new country songs, “Texas Hold ‘Em” and “16 Carriages,” there is currently an increased interest in Black country music stars. Contrary to what many think, the musical genre has always consisted of multiple people of color. Tanner Adell, Brtiney Spencer, O.N.E The Duo, Willie Jones, Reyana Roberts, The Kentucky Gentlemen, Allison Russel, Shy Carter and Breland are some of the newer voices.

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