Posted: May 03, 2013
Lady A tells USA Today they felt pressure to appeal to the pop world on Own the Night, the much-anticipated follow up to the crossover success of 2010’s Need You Now.
But with Golden, the group got back to basics.
“We feel loyal to the country market,” the band’s Charles says. “I don’t know how well we would fit in between Bruno Mars and Phoenix. It’s so funny. We think maybe we’re not the country-est thing in the world until we’ve played some shows with pop artists. Then it’s like, ‘Yep. We are definitely really country.’ So we feel comfortable in this genre and we want to be loyal to the genre.”
Golden drops May 7.