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The Chicks Wanted to Change ‘Stupid’ Name for Years: ‘We Were Literally Teenagers When We Picked That’

The Chicks changed their name from the Dixie Chicks to much fanfare a few weeks ago. Now, the group gave a little insight into why…
SPIN Staff / July 8, 2020

Dixie Chicks Change Their Name to the Chicks and Release New Song

A few weeks ago, Lady Antebellum changed their name to Lady A due to the term's association with the pre-slavery era in the United States.
Daniel Kohn / June 25, 2020

Dixie Chicks Reveal Gaslighter Release Date in Subtle Fashion

After having to push the release of their first album in a decade-and-a-half from May 1 due to the coronavirus pandemic, Dixie Chicks have shared…
SPIN Staff / June 11, 2020

Listen to Our Best 50 Songs of the Year So Far

Last week we shared our list of the 50 Best Songs of 2020 (So Far), and we've curated a playlist so you can listen to…
Katrina Nattress / May 30, 2020

The 50 Best Songs of 2020 (So Far)

Great songs have a freedom that albums don't because great songs only have to pull off their trick once. It's like how a great SNL…
SPIN Staff / May 22, 2020

Dixie Chicks Share New Song ‘Julianna Calm Down’

The Dixie Chicks' first album in 14 years may have been postponed due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, but it hasn't stopped the trio from…
SPIN Staff / April 30, 2020

Natalie Maines Covers John Prine’s ‘Angel From Montgomery’

Dixie Chicks singer Natalie Maines is the latest person to pay tribute to John Prine. In an Instagram video posted shortly after it…
Daniel Kohn / April 8, 2020

Dixie Chicks Return With ‘Gaslighter,’ First New Song in 14 Years

After a 14 year absence, the Dixie Chicks are back. The country trio shared "Gaslighter," which hails from their upcoming album of the same…
SPIN Staff / March 4, 2020

The 35 Best Breakup Songs Ever

Murder! Suicide! Murder-suicide! Here's a compendium of pop’s most genius works of staggering heartbreak, with sentiments just caustic enough to make you consider sticking with…
SPIN Staff / January 30, 2020

Stream Taylor Swift’s New Album Lover

After a long rollout, Taylor Swift's new album Lover is finally here. It includes the previously released singles "You Need to Calm Down," "The Archer," and "Lover," and features…
Will Gottsegen / August 23, 2019

Taylor Swift’s Lover Tracklist Features the Dixie Chicks

Taylor Swift has revealed the tracklist for her new album Lover ahead of the LP's release next Friday. The 18-track project features two guests: Panic!
Tosten Burks / August 16, 2019

Soccer Mommy – “Wide Open Spaces” (Dixie Chicks Cover)

Soccer Mommy's Sophie Allison has broken in fall with a cover of the Dixie Chicks' "Wide Open Spaces." Out on Amazon Music, the singer's take is gentler…
Isabella Castro-Cota / October 11, 2018

Watch Beyoncé and the Dixie Chicks Play “Daddy Lessons” at CMA Awards, Hear Their New Studio Version

Last night, after much hype from fans and scorn from right-wingers, Beyoncé gave her much-anticipated performance of "Daddy Lessons" at the 2016 Country Music Association awards. She…
Andy Cush / November 3, 2016

Taylor Swift Performs ‘You Oughta Know’ With Alanis Morissette

Taylor Swift has performed with a lot of purported role models on the 1989 World Tour, but few (if any) of the duets have felt…
Andrew Unterberger / August 25, 2015