Brittany Aldean, who is married to country star Jason Aldean and has a large following on her social media sites, received criticism this week after sharing photos on Instagram of her family wearing anti-Biden T-shirts. Now her husband, who appeared in the publication, is defending his beliefs.
Brittany has posted several photos of herself wearing a T-shirt that reads “Anti-Biden Social Club” – a play on popular sports brand Anti-Social Club. The Instagram post included pictures of her children, Memphis and Navi, wearing T-shirts that read “Hiden by Biden.”
Brittany, who has 2 million followers, has received nearly 400,000 comments – some positive, others negative.
In another post, she shared a shot of her son raising his thumbs while wearing a “Hidin” from Biden” shirt. “My son!” her husband commented.
Alden later took to his Instagram to share his beliefs. “I will never apologize for my beliefs or my love for my family and my country. This is the greatest country in the world and I want to keep it that way. #unapologetic ?? # passerbyAldean wrote in a post Thursday night with a picture of him silhouetted in front of an American flag.
The singer was in one of the photos posted by his wife, but he wasn’t wearing an anti-Biden T-shirt.
In her Instagram Stories on Thursday, Brittany Aldean also re-shared a video on TikTok praising her for being openly conservative. “Conservatives, it’s OK to speak up. Some people won’t like you, but the majority will,” she wrote. “You are allowed to have an opinion, too.”
She also stated that she was invited to the Turning Point USA offices in Phoenix. The organization, founded by Charlie Kirk, is a conservative group with chapters at several American colleges. Southern Poverty Law Center to caution From Turning Point USA “Romance Blooming With Alt-Right” and Connection to racists.
Kirk Share a picture About himself and Brittany during her visit on Thursday, he wrote: “Anti-Biden Social Club.”
Many country stars sing about patriotism, but keep any strong political views to themselves, so as not to disappoint some fans. In a 2016 interview with rolling rock, Aldean said he did not vote in the presidential election, because he had just moved and was not registered to vote in the correct county.
When asked if he voted for Mr. Trump – who he said is “punching his ass on the campaign trail” and “digging through the heart of America” - Aldean said: “I don’t know if I’ll cross that road with you. That’s one topic I don’t shy away from.” Politics doesn’t win.”
He kept his personal politics close to his jacket, like many country artists, but since then Aldean has shared more about his opinions. in August, clap for the fans for not wearing masks at his concert – an issue that has become politicized, even though experts say masks have been proven to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
His wife has always been open about her opinions, often publicizing her disappointment with the results of the 2020 presidential election.
On the other end of the spectrum, countless country stars are breaking the usual silence to share their more liberal political views. Country Pop Star Casey Musgraves President Trump at the time on Twitter in 2019, criticizing his lack of response to the mass shootings. “Don’t you hear us, Tweet embed? Can’t you hear our pain? You have the power to become a hero. Why don’t you take it? “
Taylor SwiftThe Equality Act — the bill extending civil rights protections to gay and transgender Americans — during music videos, award shows and on social media. She spoke about breaking her political silence in a documentary.
Willie Nelson Procedure In Biden’s fundraising campaign in 2020 and Controversy over immigration on America’s southern border, calling it “disgraceful,” saying “Christians everywhere should be at war.”