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Hot Chicken: Nashville' New Signature Dish, Time Magazine Says - Eric Alvarez

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Hot Chicken is the signature dish of Music City, according to a Friday article on Time.com.

One reason the meal is gaining popularity is because of the Music City Hot Chicken Festival held every summer in East Nashville.

Taylor Swift also showed her love for Hot Chicken in her video for the song "Both of Us."

Part of that video was shot outside Bolton's Spicy Chicken and Fish in East Nashville.

The staff says they're honored to be featured in Time's article for the world to see.

"It just makes us feel fantastic," said Dollye Ingram, manager.  "It's awesome.  It's very exciting."

Bolton's has been serving up hot chicken in Nashville for 15 years.

They and other area hot chicken places will be on hand for the hot chicken festival July 4.

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