By Kristin M. Hall | Associated Press | Chicago Sun Times | 5 days 11 hours ago | Chicago, IL
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Country singer Ashley McBryde has been hearing the critics since she was a kid.
“I am the youngest of six. There’s the smart one and the pretty one and I am the loud one,” McBryde said with a smile. “I was banging on a mandolin at 4 years old and trying to make songs out of it, and my brother would throw shoes at me from across the hall.”
Later on, it was an algebra teacher in...