May, 2016. Shemekia Copeland won the Blues Music Award for Contemporary Blues Female Artist Of The Year at the 37th Annual Blues Music Awards, held in Memphis. Shemekia was nominated in two other categories (Contemporary Blues Album and B. B. King Entertainer). Outskirts of Love, her eighth album released by Alligator Records in September 2015, was also nominated for a Grammy Award.
• Read more about her Blues Music Award.
• Read more about the Grammy nomination.
• 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 on 93XRT on the eve
of Chicago Blues Festival

Shemekia, along with Alligator Record label mate Toronzo Cannon, will be the featured performers at this year’s 93XRT Blues Breakers Blues Fest Broadcast live from Buddy Guy’s Legends on Thursday,…

Very special performance
on May 20

I’m really excited to be joining in an incredible night of music, comedy and fun as part of the Cabinet of Wonders at the City Winery in NYC on May…

A homecoming in New Jersey

When you think of blues, you might think of the Mississippi Delta, the South Side of Chicago or New Orleans. What you probably wouldn’t think of first is New Jersey….

Shemekia Copeland wins
Blues Music Award

Alligator Records press release — Blues/R&B singing sensation Shemekia Copeland won the Blues Music Award for Contemporary Blues Female Artist Of The Year on May 5 at the 37th Annual…

Contemporary Female Artist Award in Memphis

Shemekia Copeland won Contemporary Female Artist of the Year at the Blues Music Awards on May 5th, in Memphis. It is the ninth award she’s won at the annual event. Shemekia thanks the…

All the news

TOUR

  • 27
    May
    DALLAS, TX
    THE KESSLER THEATER
    1230 W Davis St
    214-272-8346
    With special guest
    Bobby Patterson
  • 28
    May
    ALEXANDRIA, LA
    LITTLE WALTER
    MUSIC FESTIVAL
  • 29
    May
    NEW ORLEANS, LA
    CHICKIE WAH WAH
    2828 Canal St.
    (504) 304-4714
  • 04
    Jun
    BELLEVUE, WA
    BELLEVUE
    JAZZ & BLUES
    FESTIVAL
  • 10
    Jun
    CHICAGO, IL
    CHICAGO BLUES FESTIVAL
    With special guest
    Curtis Salgado
  • 11
    Jun
    MEDIA, PA
    STATE STREET
    BLUES STROLL
  • 24
    Jun
    NORTHAMPTON, MA
    IRON HORSE
    20 Center St.
    (413) 586-8686
  • 25
    Jun
    SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY
    FREIHOFER'S SARATOGA JAZZ FESTIVAL
    108 Avenue of the Pines
  • 09
    Jul
    CAZORLA (SPAIN)
    CAZORLA BLUES FESTIVAL
  • 16
    Jul
    BÉJAR (SPAIN)
    FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE BLUES DE BÉJAR
May, 2016. Shemekia Copeland won the Blues Music Award for Contemporary Blues Female Artist Of The Year at the 37th Annual Blues Music Awards, held in Memphis. Shemekia was nominated in two other categories (Contemporary Blues Album and B. B. King Entertainer). Outskirts of Love, her eighth album released by Alligator Records in September 2015, was also nominated for a Grammy Award.
• Read more about her Blues Music Award.
• Read more about the Grammy nomination.
• 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 on 93XRT on the eve
of Chicago Blues Festival

Shemekia, along with Alligator Record label mate Toronzo Cannon, will be the featured performers at this year’s 93XRT Blues Breakers Blues Fest Broadcast live from Buddy Guy’s Legends on Thursday,…

Very special performance
on May 20

I’m really excited to be joining in an incredible night of music, comedy and fun as part of the Cabinet of Wonders at the City Winery in NYC on May…

A homecoming in New Jersey

When you think of blues, you might think of the Mississippi Delta, the South Side of Chicago or New Orleans. What you probably wouldn’t think of first is New Jersey….

Shemekia Copeland wins
Blues Music Award

Alligator Records press release — Blues/R&B singing sensation Shemekia Copeland won the Blues Music Award for Contemporary Blues Female Artist Of The Year on May 5 at the 37th Annual…

Contemporary Female Artist Award in Memphis

Shemekia Copeland won Contemporary Female Artist of the Year at the Blues Music Awards on May 5th, in Memphis. It is the ninth award she’s won at the annual event. Shemekia thanks the…

All the news

TOUR

  • 27
    May
    DALLAS, TX
    THE KESSLER THEATER
    1230 W Davis St
    214-272-8346
    With special guest
    Bobby Patterson
  • 28
    May
    ALEXANDRIA, LA
    LITTLE WALTER
    MUSIC FESTIVAL
  • 29
    May
    NEW ORLEANS, LA
    CHICKIE WAH WAH
    2828 Canal St.
    (504) 304-4714
  • 04
    Jun
    BELLEVUE, WA
    BELLEVUE
    JAZZ & BLUES
    FESTIVAL
  • 10
    Jun
    CHICAGO, IL
    CHICAGO BLUES FESTIVAL
    With special guest
    Curtis Salgado
  • 11
    Jun
    MEDIA, PA
    STATE STREET
    BLUES STROLL
  • 24
    Jun
    NORTHAMPTON, MA
    IRON HORSE
    20 Center St.
    (413) 586-8686
  • 25
    Jun
    SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY
    FREIHOFER'S SARATOGA JAZZ FESTIVAL
    108 Avenue of the Pines
  • 09
    Jul
    CAZORLA (SPAIN)
    CAZORLA BLUES FESTIVAL
  • 16
    Jul
    BÉJAR (SPAIN)
    FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE BLUES DE BÉJAR