18 July 2020 06:39
The band formerly known as The Dixie Chicks is revealing how they came to pick their new name. The three women who make up the newly dubbed band The Chicks--Natalie Maines, Emily Strayer and Martie Maguire--appeared on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert on Thursday and discussed their decision to drop "Dixie" from their name. "So, in the moment now, we just felt that it was right, and we didn't even have to have much discussion about it," she continued. Though they agreed on the name change, the name itself wasn't always a sure thing. "We had to make sure we had our ducks in a row legally.