INTERVIEW: Jo Dee Messina on ‘Heads Carolina, Tails California,’ Songwriting and Savoring the Moment

In the 27 years that have passed since Jo Dee Messina’s bold and infectious debut single “Heads Carolina, Tails California” first made its mark on the genre, the country star has traveled through many chapters of life. Although she’s never fully stepped away from country music, Messina’s everyday life looks much different than during the early years of her career.