Country’s No. 1 John Rich Says Nashville Has Gone ‘Woke’

  • Country music singer John Rich says that he has fallen out of favor with the leaders of the country music industry since the release of his hit song, “Progress.”
  • “I don’t have the backing of of the country music industry really much anymore,” John Rich said on the Tuesday edition of the “Just the News, No Noise” TV show. “And that’s okay. I would rather have my freedom of speech than their approval any day of the week.”