Gretchen Wilson’s “Redneck Woman” Topped Country Charts 15 Years Ago

Gretchen Wilson’s “Redneck Woman” Topped Country Charts 15 Years Ago

Close observers of country music were of two minds when “Redneck Woman,” Gretchen Wilson’s first single, went No. 1 on May 29, 2004, where it would remain for five weeks. But Wilson had the last laugh. The song that the then-30-year-old bartender and single mother co-wrote with John Rich was a veritable rocket to bright lights and big money.
Published at Wed, 29 May 2019 05:00:12 +0000