Mickey Guyton Speaks Out About Her History-Making Performance at the 2020 Acm Awards
Mickey Guyton just made history.
The 37-year-old singer became the first Black female artist to give a solo performance and sing her own music at an Acm Awards ceremony on Sept.
The Bridges star sang a beautiful rendition of her hit "What Are You Gonna Tell Her?" as Keith Urban accompanied her at the piano.
Guyton spoke about the major moment during a press room interview.
"That whole phrase—'you see it, you can be it'—really rings true," she said.
"The only reason why I felt that I could pursue country music was because I saw another Black woman singing country music named Rissi Palmer.
And if it wasn't for her, I wouldn't...