The Chicks

Why are they no longer called the Dixie Chicks?

Dixie Chicks Change Band Name To The Chicks And Drop New Song : Updates: The Fight Against Racial Injustice The country trio has changed the band’s name to The Chicks in an apparent distancing from its association with racism in the South. The move was accompanied by a new song, “March March.

What was offensive about the Dixie Chicks?

In March 2003, the American country band the Dixie Chicks, now known as the Chicks, publicly criticized President George W. Bush and the imminent Allied invasion of Iraq, triggering a backlash.