Photos by: Andrew Nelles
Ashley participated in a one-of-a-kind discussion about the craft of songwriting at Belmont University with country icon Garth Brooks. The discussion was moderated by music journalist Cindy Watts.
The conversation was part of a forthcoming podcast series brought to you by The Tennessean, part of the USA TODAY NETWORK, and Belmont University.
The podcast is scheduled to be released in conjunction with the premiere of the highly anticipated Ken Burn film, Country Music, in September on PBS.
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