We are excited! Chuck Dauphin, this year’s winner of the CMA media achievement award, just posted his article in which he interviews Hilary Scott. Entitled “Singer-Songwriter Hilary Scott Talks Name Confusion (No, She’s Not That Hillary Scott) and Her New Album”.
“This is a big week for Hilary Scott, who released her new album, Freight Train Love, on Tuesday.
Wait a minute — we know you’re thinking. That’s Hilary with one L. Though there will no doubt be some confusion with Hillary Scott from Lady Antebellum, the rising performer tells Billboard hat she has an emotional tie to the name.
“I chose my performance name back in 1999 or 2000 when my brother passed away. His name was Scott. That was before I recorded my first album. By the time I started hearing about Hillary Scott from Lady Antebellum, I had already had a couple of albums out under that name and had a website going…”
Read Chuck’s full article in The 615 in Billboard