The Dixie Chicks Have Changed Their Name

THE DIXIE CHICKS WILL NOW BE CALLED, THE CHICKS.

(CNN) – The Dixie Chicks are dropping the Dixie.

The band has changed their name to just ‘The Chicks.’ Saying, “We want to meet this moment.”

They made the announcement on their website on Thursday and updated all of their social media handles.

They also released a new song called “March.”

A tribute to protests for equality and social issues over the past decades.

The song will be on the Chicks’ first album in nearly 14 years; it’s set to come out July 17th.

Country band Lady Antebellum also changed their name.

They’ll be known now as ‘Lady A’ citing the word ‘antebellum’s’ association to slavery.

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