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Country's New Supergroup 'The Highwomen' Unite To Make Way For Unsung Female Artists

Country's New Supergroup 'The Highwomen' Unite To Make Way For Unsung Female Artists

NPR - Sarah McCammon , Gemma Watters

Country music has a gender problem. Women only make up 16% of country artists, and even fewer are songwriters. When women do break into the mainstream — the likes of Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert, and Kacey Musgraves — they're often young. The average age of the genre's top female artists is 29 …

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