Country duo Maddie & Tae hit the charts last year with their single ‘Girl in a Country Song.’ Prior to that, they were playing on street corners just hoping to make enough to pay their parking fee. The duo, composed of Maddie Marlow and Tae Dye, have come a long way since then. That includes a name change as well. Initially, they performed as Sweet Aliana. Eventually they decided to perform using just their first names, saying that it seemed to fit their style more, which they described as honest and transparent.
Read more about the humble musical beginnings of Maddie & Tae here.