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Cam picked up a Grammy nod last year for her break­out hit “Burn­ing House” and she’s cur­rently on the road for a fall tour. A&E By CHRIS AZZOPARDI

A few years ago, Kacey Mus­graves shook up coun­try mu­sic’s con­ser­va­tive pol­i­tics with “Fol­low Your Ar­row,” en­cour­ag­ing peo­ple to “...kiss lots of boys, or kiss lots of girls if that’s some­thing you’re into.”

Gay-af­firm­ing coun­try mu­sic artists were al­ready per­co­lat­ing well be­fore the song’s re­lease as a grow­ing num­ber of fe­male coun­try megas­tars ad­vo­cated for their large LGBT fol­low­ings: Reba McEn­tire, Dolly Par­ton, Martina McBride and Carrie Un­der­wood. But then, in 2013, Mus­graves be­gan lead­ing a new wave

(Photos cour­tesy of BB Gun Press)

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