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Wright is the first major country artist ever to come out. it's unclear how traditionally-conservative country fans will react. she lists Howard Bragman as her publicist, who was the mastermind behind the Chaz Bono story.
She has been romantically linked to a number of celebs, including Brad Paisley.
A new album on Vanguard Records produced by Rodney Crowell. What has surprised you the most about your coming out experience?
Chely Wright: I didn’t realize how many people would identify with my story.
His debut album was released on 1999 and was named Who Needs Pictures.
Other albums contributed by him are Part II, Mud on the Tires, Time Well Wasted, 5th gear, Play, American Saturday Night, This is Country Music, Wheelhouse and Moonshine in the Trunk.
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Wednesday on "CBS This Morning" Wright said, "As my friend said, 'I don't think (the rejection is) going to be fire and brimstone, I think they're going to freeze her out.'" Wright said she understands there has been a changing of the guard since she shared the spotlight with the likes of Shania Twain and Faith Hill in the mid- to late-1990s, but she said she's recently experienced a "rejection of silence." She said, "It's not my belief that I should be performing on every awards show. Now it's the new Taylor Swift and Carrie Underwood and Lady Antebellum, that's a natural part of entertaining.
(CBS News) Two years ago, Chely Wright became the first major country music artist to reveal that she's gay.
These days, Wright isn't often seen at major country music events.
So many people have handed me letters or stood on line and told me that they have read their story within my story.
When you’re in hiding — and I don’t know if you’ve ever been in hiding, Heather —AE: Of course I have. I don’t guess that anyone gay has an easy time with it. But when you’re in hiding, what you long for is to identify with somebody.
His influence in music is said to have come from his maternal grandfather who gifted him a guitar at the age of 8 and he performed in public for the first time at the age of 10.