Does Country Get Respect?

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Why do critics ignore Country, despite its huge sales and radio play? Country stars were all over the Grammy noms this week - but all year long we heard more about Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber than Lady Antebellum and Miranda Lambert. Brent spoke to Dr. Jocelyn Neal:

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Dr. Neal teaches Popular Music at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Neal is also the co-author of the newly revised edition of one of the definitive works of C&W scholarship, Country Music U.S.A.

 
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