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She was then pursued to move to Springfield and play at the Townhouse.
But it wasn't the overnight success she had dreamed of.Serving as back-up singer for other artists and recording samples, Gretchen got a chance to show off her music skill to broader audience when she met John Rich, a member of Big & Rich in 2000 and they became songwriting partner afterwards. Her star was shining and country crooners like Kix Brooks and Ronnie Dunn recruited her as Brooks & Dunn's supporting act. Three years later, she was signed to Epic Records and recorded "Here for the Party" within the year. Another fellow country music duo Montgomery Gentry also tapped her to support them in live concerts. Raised in a trailer park by a single mother, Wilson left home and dropped out of school in ninth grade.She tended bar and worked in the kitchen at local clubs, singing for extra tips to pay the bills.
Wilson moved to Nashville to pursue a musical career and was eventually discovered by Big and Rich.