Beyoncé's New Country Album Gets Chris Young, Shooter Jennings' Approval

Beyoncé's new album "Cowboy Carter" is making waves in the country music genre, with industry heavyweights like Chris Young and Shooter Jennings praising her foray into this style of music. Chris Young, while in NYC, expressed his admiration for Beyoncé's album, particularly highlighting Dolly Parton's intro on the track "Jolene." He believes Beyoncé's venture into country music signifies a shift towards a more inclusive industry. Shooter Jennings, the son of legends Waylon Jennings and Jessi Colter, sees Bey's album as a symbol of mainstream acceptance of country music. He compares it to a 'Midnight Cowboy' moment in popular culture when country music gains national popularity. Despite facing criticism at the 2016 CMA Awards, Beyoncé's love for country music is evident in her album which features collaborations with iconic artists like Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson, and Miley Cyrus. Beyoncé's "Cowboy Carter" has solidified her status as a country music star.

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