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Mickey Guyton is speaking her truth after years of doubt

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mickey Guyton is turning a mirror on country music by speaking her truth and reclaiming both her career and identity.

Delivering a one-two punch of important songs this year leading up to her first new EP in five years, Guyton is not holding back her powerful voice any longer. Guyton has re-introduced herself after years of internal doubt and feeling unable to be herself as a Black woman in a genre dominated by white men.

“I was trying to write everybody else’s song and everybody else’s story when I had a unique story of my own,” said Guyton, 37.

The six-song EP called “Bridges,” coming out on Sept. 11, contains “What Are You Gonna Tell Her,” a pointed critique of the barriers that women face, and “Black Like Me,” revealing her own early experiences with racism. Other songs like “Heaven Down Here” and “Bridges” show her

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The Bald Truth About Hair Transplants

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Photo credit: Getty Images

From Esquire

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Photo credit: Esquire

Grooming is a world filled with jargon, technicalities and insider knowledge – some of it true, a lot of it bluster. That’s where the Grooming Glossary comes in: a brand new series that drops the science on the world of skincare and haircare so you can self-care better – and with the know-how to separate the wheat from the chai-infused anti-aging miracle potion. This week, shining a light on the big business of hair transplants.

There’s little to do on the London Underground. Too old to offer in-tunnel wifi, silent passengers are forced to look ahead and above at the yellowing adverts that seem to fall into three distinct camps: admissions to De Montfort University, discount mattresses that promise a better sleep or your money back, and the before-and-after shots of hair restoration clinics on London’s Harley Street and beyond.

The

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