January, 2017. Shemekia Copeland, who just gave birth to Johnny Lee Copeland-Schultz on Christmas Eve, is nominated for a Blues Music Award –Contemporary Blues Female Artist. Shemekia won that same category in 2016 after the release of Outskirts of Love. Her acclaimed eighth album, released by Alligator Records in September 2015, was also nominated for a Grammy Award.
• Read more about her 2017 Blues Music Award nomination. 
• Read more about the Grammy nomination.
• Check out all the news.
• Get Outskirts of Love.
• Learn more about Shemekia Copeland.
• Check out the Outskirts of Love tour.
Shemekia Copeland © Photo Joseph A. Rosen

Shemekia Copeland © Photo Joseph A. Rosen

 


NEWS

Shemekia to perform in Mexico

Shemekia Copeland will be performing at the Grooves & Blues Festival in Guadalajara, Mexico, on Saturday November 18 and Sunday November 19. She will also be conducting a masterclass just…

“Her voice is her instrument”

Bluesmaster Johnny Clyde Copeland’s little girl is all grown up and her own woman now. As a shy young girl, Shemekia Copeland first sang at Harlem’s famed Cotton Club, thanks to…

Living Blues Award
for Shemekia

Living Blues Magazine has announced the winners for the 2017 Living Blues Awards. Shemekia Copeland was named Blues Artist Of The Year (Female) in the Reader’s Pole, almost two years after the…

“An inspiring send-off”
at North Atlantic Blues Fest

Local — and international — favorite Shemekia Copeland, winner of numerous BMAs and officially crowned the New Queen of the Blues in Chicago, will make her first appearance at the…

“The reigning
queen of the blues”

“Shemekia is really the reigning queen of the blues after Koko Taylor passed away,” Benjamin says. “She keeps her dad’s legacy going by doing one of his songs at every…

All the news

TOUR

  • 26
    Aug
    VANCOUVER, WA
    VANCOUVER WINE
    & JAZZ FESTIVAL
    Esther Short Park
  • 27
    Aug
    NANAIMO (CANADA)
    NANAIMO SUMMERTIME
    BLUES FESTIVAL
    Maffeo Sutton Park
  • 02
    Sep
    PORT WASHINGTON, WI
    PARAMOUNT MUSIC FESTIVAL
    Coal Dock Park
    190 S Wisconsin St
  • 09
    Sep
    LAS VEGAS, NV
    BIG BLUES BENDER
    1 S Main St
    Schedule TBD
  • 10
    Sep
    LAS VEGAS, NV
    BIG BLUES BENDER
    1 S Main St
    Schedule TBD
  • 16
    Sep
    PIERMONT, NY
    TURNING POINT
    468 Piermont Ave
    845-359-1089
  • 17
    Sep
    PIERMONT, NY
    TURNING POINT
    468 Piermont Ave
    845-359-1089
  • 20
    Sep
    STANHOPE, NJ
    THE STANHOPE HOUSE
    45 Main Street
    973-347-7777
  • 01
    Nov
    OLYMPIA, WA
    WASHINGTON CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    512 Washington St SE
    360-753-8585
  • 02
    Nov
    EDMONDS, WA
    EDMONDS CENTER
    FOR THE ARTS
    410 4th Ave N
    425-275-4485
January, 2017. Shemekia Copeland, who just gave birth to Johnny Lee Copeland-Schultz on Christmas Eve, is nominated for a Blues Music Award –Contemporary Blues Female Artist. Shemekia won that same category in 2016 after the release of Outskirts of Love. Her acclaimed eighth album, released by Alligator Records in September 2015, was also nominated for a Grammy Award.
• Read more about her 2017 Blues Music Award nomination. 
• Read more about the Grammy nomination.
• Check out all the news.
• Get Outskirts of Love.
• Learn more about Shemekia Copeland.
• Check out the Outskirts of Love tour.
Shemekia Copeland © Photo Joseph A. Rosen

Shemekia Copeland © Photo Joseph A. Rosen

 


NEWS

Shemekia to perform in Mexico

Shemekia Copeland will be performing at the Grooves & Blues Festival in Guadalajara, Mexico, on Saturday November 18 and Sunday November 19. She will also be conducting a masterclass just…

“Her voice is her instrument”

Bluesmaster Johnny Clyde Copeland’s little girl is all grown up and her own woman now. As a shy young girl, Shemekia Copeland first sang at Harlem’s famed Cotton Club, thanks to…

Living Blues Award
for Shemekia

Living Blues Magazine has announced the winners for the 2017 Living Blues Awards. Shemekia Copeland was named Blues Artist Of The Year (Female) in the Reader’s Pole, almost two years after the…

“An inspiring send-off”
at North Atlantic Blues Fest

Local — and international — favorite Shemekia Copeland, winner of numerous BMAs and officially crowned the New Queen of the Blues in Chicago, will make her first appearance at the…

“The reigning
queen of the blues”

“Shemekia is really the reigning queen of the blues after Koko Taylor passed away,” Benjamin says. “She keeps her dad’s legacy going by doing one of his songs at every…

All the news

TOUR

  • 26
    Aug
    VANCOUVER, WA
    VANCOUVER WINE
    & JAZZ FESTIVAL
    Esther Short Park
  • 27
    Aug
    NANAIMO (CANADA)
    NANAIMO SUMMERTIME
    BLUES FESTIVAL
    Maffeo Sutton Park
  • 02
    Sep
    PORT WASHINGTON, WI
    PARAMOUNT MUSIC FESTIVAL
    Coal Dock Park
    190 S Wisconsin St
  • 09
    Sep
    LAS VEGAS, NV
    BIG BLUES BENDER
    1 S Main St
    Schedule TBD
  • 10
    Sep
    LAS VEGAS, NV
    BIG BLUES BENDER
    1 S Main St
    Schedule TBD
  • 16
    Sep
    PIERMONT, NY
    TURNING POINT
    468 Piermont Ave
    845-359-1089
  • 17
    Sep
    PIERMONT, NY
    TURNING POINT
    468 Piermont Ave
    845-359-1089
  • 20
    Sep
    STANHOPE, NJ
    THE STANHOPE HOUSE
    45 Main Street
    973-347-7777
  • 01
    Nov
    OLYMPIA, WA
    WASHINGTON CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    512 Washington St SE
    360-753-8585
  • 02
    Nov
    EDMONDS, WA
    EDMONDS CENTER
    FOR THE ARTS
    410 4th Ave N
    425-275-4485