Exclusive Interview with Southern Halo

 Southern Halo Why country music ?
~ Because we are down-home country gals, who love the different styles blended in that make up country music today!

If everything would be possible (waking the dead included) , which two people should sing the ultimate country duet?
~ Natalia: Keith Urban & Kelly Clarkson
Tinka: Hank Williams Jr. & Gretchen Wilson
Hannah: Vince Gill & Shania Twain

What song you ever recorded means the most to you and why?
~ "Life Rolls On" because we all three had a part in writing this song. It has to do with a hard time growing up and friends changing.

Who would you like to write a song for you?
~ Natalia: Meghan Trainer - she's amazing!
Tinka: Ed Sheeran - Everything he touches turns to gold!
Hannah: Justin Bieber - He's a hottie!

How would you like to spend the day with each other when you were not allowed to make music?
~ Natalia: Gym & jogging with my sisters
Tinka: Watch movies with the family
Hannah: Shopping with my sisters - so much fun!!!!!

Give us one country song you never want to hear on radio anymore and tell us why.
~ We Love all country songs!!!

What is the question interviewers never seem to ask you and...you wish they would? (Please provide your answer as well.)
~ What are your favorite charities????
Natalia: Blair E. Batson Children's Hospital & Camp Looking Glass
Tinka: Wounded Warrior Project
Hannah: ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals)

Describe the ultimate recording studio (not the technique but the facilities)
~ We love a recording studio that is clean, warm and inviting with calm colors, so that we can concentrate on perfecting our songs. The right atmosphere puts us in a great mood.

Johnny or June ?
~ Johnny Cash of course!! - He ROCKS!!!

Are you still nervous before going on stage and if so, do you use any "rituals" to calm you nerves.
~ Oddly enough we have never been nervous. I guess because we have been performing since we were 9,10 and 11. It just comes natural.

What was the most memorable day in your musical career and tell us why.
~ Natalia: Playing on the Ryman stage ~ AMAZING NIGHT!!!
Tinka: Playing at "Rock The South" in Cullman, Alabama. We opened for Eric Paslay, Tyler Farr and Dierks Brantley. AWESOME!
Hannah: Playing and modeling the runway at the "Blues Ball" in Memphis, TN. Felt so special!!

 Southern Halo

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Answers given on july 17, 2016
Photos by Austin Britt