Country music's women through the years
From the likes of Kacey Musgraves and Caitlin Rose, a new generation of young female country singer-songwriters has taken to the stage since Loretta Lynn charmed the globe with hard-knock love songs like "Fist City." Here's look a their careers and how each has made her mark.
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A former contestant on the televised singing competition "Nashville Star," Musgraves had a critical and commercial hit in 2012 with her single "Merry Go 'Round." It's on her upcoming major-label debut, "Same Trailer Different Park," which takes a skeptical look at such core country-music concerns as marriage, motherhood and religion.