Lainey Wilson has good stories. Spend a half hour with her and she'll back into stories about her no-stoplight hometown, bizarre high school job or the camper she lived in — and flooded! Wilson never seems to be performing, but her performances are enthralling. Many artists "turn it on" in conversation but with her, there's no proud, "I know I'm charming" smile when she peppers conversations with statements like, "This is who I am, like it or lump it. Call her a cautious optimist with just enough scars and pragmatism to write great, universal country songs. The farm girl with chestnut brown eyes is from Baskin, La. You can tell a lot about a person by how they feel about where they grew up — this Song Suffragettes singer wouldn't trade it for a thousand hits. At age nine she wrote her first lyric and learned guitar two years later.
Today, Wilson strips it all the way down to acapella, exclusively on American Songwriter. Wilson's rough-around-the-edges country twang is back on songs like "WWDD" and especially "Things a Man Oughta Know," a song every country fan needs to hear in Much like with farming, music was something that Wilson's family did together on a regular -- if not daily -- basis. She grew up with a guitar-playing father and a mother who loved to dance. Reaching into the older generations, Wilson also used to attend nearby bluegrass festivals with her grandparents. I dated the same guy for seven years. But when it came time to chase my dreams, I felt like I was being held back. I decided I would not let anything stand in my way, and that meant letting go of him. With coronavirus keeping everyone on lockdown, country stars are finding ways to stay entertained during quarantine.
A singer and songwriter who sounds proudly Southern in both strength and compassion, Lainey Wilson 's music maintains a small-town sensibility while boasting the big city polish of contemporary Nashville production. Wilson 's voice is clear and strong, with an unapologetic Southern accent, and her songs are tough but heartfelt contemporary country with an edge that has its roots in vintage Southern rock and classic rock, as well as a dash of modern-day pop. Wilson 's debut album, 's Tougher , demonstrated that her personality was already fully formed, while her major-label debut, 's Redneck Hollywood , boasted more polished production but didn't dilute her style. Lainey Wilson was born in Baskin, Louisiana, a dot on the map with a population of just people.
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