Dixie Chicks Singer: ‘I’m Ashamed’ Trump Is President-Elect Every Day
Dixie Chicks singer Natalie Maines said she is “ashamed” every day that Donald Trump is the president-elect every.
On Monday, the 42-year-old singer of the all-female country band did not hold back her opinions about Trump or her views about him winning the 2016 election when she attacked him via Twitter. (RELATED: Dixie Chicks Singer Calls Country Radio ‘Hypocrites’ For Trump Support)
“Just so you know…I’m ashamed the President elect is the President elect every single second of every single day,” Maines tweeted. (RELATED: Dixie Chicks Perform In Front Of Defaced Photo Of Donald Trump)
Just so you know…I’m ashamed the President elect is the President elect every single second of every single day.
— Natalie Maines (@1NatalieMaines) January 9, 2017
The singer did not hold back her thoughts about Trump during the election either. In June, the Dixie Chicks performed in front of a banner with a picture of Trump that had devil horns and facial hair drawn on it, while singing “Goodbye Earl,” a song about killing an abusive husband.
How the Dixie Chicks mocked Donald Trump at a concert: https://t.co/bFW8OlqmaF pic.twitter.com/OOaoiRyiP6
— Sopan Deb (@SopanDeb) June 5, 2016
Back in 2003, her band was practically ostracized from country radio after the group said it was against the Iraq War and that they were “ashamed” then-President George W. Bush was from Texas.