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Natalie Maines

Singer-Songwriter Natalie Maines
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Profession: Singer-Songwriter

United States of America

Biography: Achieved success as the lead vocalist for the female alternative country music band "The Chicks", formerly known as "The Dixie Chicks".

Born: October 14, 1974
Birthplace: Lubbock, Texas, USA
Age: 47 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Libra

Married Life

  • 2000-06-24 "Dixie Chicks" lead vocalist Natalie Maines (25) weds "Profit" actor Adrian Pasdar (35) at The Little White Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas, Nevada

Historical Events

  • 1999-08-31 "Fly" 5th studio album by Dixie Chicks is released (Grammy Award Best Country Album 2000, Billboard Album of the Year 2000)
  • 2000-10-04 34th Country Music Association Award: Dixie Chicks, Faith Hill & Tim McGraw wins
  • 2001-05-08 36th Academy of Country Music Awards: Dixie Chicks, Faith Hill & Toby Keith win
  • 2002-06-12 36th CMT Flameworthy Video Music Awards: Dixie Chicks, Martina McBride, and Kenny Chesney win
  • 2007-02-11 49th Grammy Awards: [Dixie] Chicks -"Not Ready To Make Nice"; Carrie Underwood (new artist and female country vocal); Bob Dylan; Mary J. Blige; Red Hot Chili Peppers win
  • 2020-06-25 American country music band "The Dixie Chicks" change their name to "The Chicks" to remove connotations of Confederate history, two weeks after band "Antebellum" changed their name to "Lady A"

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