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

“On that day,
everything changed”

“My dad sees me sitting in the audience, and he starts to play that song,” remembers Shemekia. “And I was just scared to death, because I said ‘Oh, my God,…

“Always been a Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival favorite”

This will be Shemekia’s 10th appearance at Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival.  She has always been a CBBF favorite. […] “I believe that we have assembled some of the finest blues musicians…

“She can belt out
a raucous blues number”

Shemekia Copeland returns to Bridge Street Live on Friday. On her last visit, she let the audience know that she was headed home to await the birth of her first…

“A dynamic, seasoned, veteran
performer by this point”

Teaneck-raised blues belter Shemekia Copeland, daughter of the late great Texas bluesman Johnny “Clyde” Copeland, comes to Stanhope House Wednesday night, Sept. 20, for a rare New Jersey performance. One…

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…

All the news

TOUR

  • 14
    Dec
    NEW YORK, NY
    THE IRIDIUM
    1650 Broadway
    212-582-2121
  • 15
    Dec
    NEW YORK, NY
    THE IRIDIUM
    1650 Broadway
    212-582-2121
  • 16
    Dec
    ALBANY, NY
    MASSRY CENTER
    FOR THE ARTS
    The College Of Saint Rose
    1002 Madison Ave
    518-337-4871
  • 19
    Dec
    BOSTON, MA
    CITY WINERY
    1 Canal St
    615-324-1010
  • 21
    Dec
    WASHINGTON, DC
    BLUES ALLEY
    1073 Wisconsin Ave NW
    202-337-4141
  • 22
    Dec
    WASHINGTON, DC
    BLUES ALLEY
    1073 Wisconsin Ave NW
    202-337-4141
  • 23
    Dec
    WASHINGTON, DC
    BLUES ALLEY
    1073 Wisconsin Ave NW
    202-337-4141
  • 04
    Feb
    FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
    LEGENDARY
    RHYTHM & BLUES
    CRUISE
  • 05
    Feb
    FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
    LEGENDARY
    RHYTHM & BLUES
    CRUISE
    Sold Out
  • 06
    Feb
    FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
    LEGENDARY
    RHYTHM & BLUES
    CRUISE
    Sold Out
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

“On that day,
everything changed”

“My dad sees me sitting in the audience, and he starts to play that song,” remembers Shemekia. “And I was just scared to death, because I said ‘Oh, my God,…

“Always been a Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival favorite”

This will be Shemekia’s 10th appearance at Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival.  She has always been a CBBF favorite. […] “I believe that we have assembled some of the finest blues musicians…

“She can belt out
a raucous blues number”

Shemekia Copeland returns to Bridge Street Live on Friday. On her last visit, she let the audience know that she was headed home to await the birth of her first…

“A dynamic, seasoned, veteran
performer by this point”

Teaneck-raised blues belter Shemekia Copeland, daughter of the late great Texas bluesman Johnny “Clyde” Copeland, comes to Stanhope House Wednesday night, Sept. 20, for a rare New Jersey performance. One…

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…

All the news

TOUR

  • 14
    Dec
    NEW YORK, NY
    THE IRIDIUM
    1650 Broadway
    212-582-2121
  • 15
    Dec
    NEW YORK, NY
    THE IRIDIUM
    1650 Broadway
    212-582-2121
  • 16
    Dec
    ALBANY, NY
    MASSRY CENTER
    FOR THE ARTS
    The College Of Saint Rose
    1002 Madison Ave
    518-337-4871
  • 19
    Dec
    BOSTON, MA
    CITY WINERY
    1 Canal St
    615-324-1010
  • 21
    Dec
    WASHINGTON, DC
    BLUES ALLEY
    1073 Wisconsin Ave NW
    202-337-4141
  • 22
    Dec
    WASHINGTON, DC
    BLUES ALLEY
    1073 Wisconsin Ave NW
    202-337-4141
  • 23
    Dec
    WASHINGTON, DC
    BLUES ALLEY
    1073 Wisconsin Ave NW
    202-337-4141
  • 04
    Feb
    FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
    LEGENDARY
    RHYTHM & BLUES
    CRUISE
  • 05
    Feb
    FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
    LEGENDARY
    RHYTHM & BLUES
    CRUISE
    Sold Out
  • 06
    Feb
    FORT LAUDERDALE, FL
    LEGENDARY
    RHYTHM & BLUES
    CRUISE
    Sold Out