Wright's first Top 40 country hit came in 1997 with "Shut Up and Drive".
Two years later, her fourth album yielded a number one single, the title track, "Single White Female".
In May 2010, Wright became one of the first major country music performers to publicly come out as lesbian.
In television appearances and an autobiography, she cited among her reasons for publicizing her homosexuality a concern with bullying and hate crimes toward gays, particularly gay teenagers, and the damage to her life caused by "lying and hiding".
She has written songs that have been recorded by Brad Paisley, Richard Marx, Indigo Girls, Mindy Smith and Clay Walker, among them Walker's top ten hit, "I Can't Sleep" that won her a BMI award.
According to the magazine’s sources, the 27-year-old East is an avid hunter and has been dating Miranda for about a month.
The two will supposedly be ringing in the New Year together, and the source says, “They are really enjoying each other’s company.”“She couldn’t have picked a better dude to have fun with,” reports an East friend.
; born October 25, 1970) is an American country music singer and gay rights activist.
On the strength of her debut album in 1994, the Academy of Country Music (ACM) named her Top New Female Vocalist in 1995.
In case you haven’t figured it out, yes Granger Smith and Earl Dibbles Jr. But Earl is not Granger’s Chris Gaines, “More like my Clark Kent,” he said during a recent visit to my studio.
While Granger may be picking up speed, he has a ways to go before he catches his fictional self. Two-time National On-Air Personality of the Year nominee, Academy of Country Music Awards & One-time National On-Air Personality of the Year nominee, Country Music Association Broadway is the Host of The Electric Barnyard heard weekdays on WWYZ, KYWD, and WBCT. His charitable efforts include work with organizations that support abused and neglected children in West Michigan, the American Cancer Society, and St. In all, he has helped to raise over 1.5 million dollars.
Earl currently has 406,000 followers on Twitter (@Earl Dibbles Jr) while Granger (@Granger Smith) has just 137,000. When he's not on the radio, Broadway loves spending time with his wife and 2 boys, working out, running, watching baseball or football, horror flicks, listening to all kinds of music and eating his wife's home-cooking (she's a chef).
Dibbles is also a Facebook phenom with his “inspirational” and funny posts regularly making the social media rounds.