But the rift with country-music radio seems impossibly wide. The Chicks
have said they never felt at home on Music Row, even when they were a
top-selling country act.
“If you’re trying to offer an olive branch to country radio, that’s
not the way to do it,” said Ken Tucker, Billboard country music
correspondent. “The Chicks are celebrating being the outlaws.”
Because “outlaws” like Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Kris Kristofferson, Hank Williams, Johnny Cash and Merle Haggard had such unsuccessful country music careers…