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. The 38th ceremony revealing the winners will be held on May 11 at the Cook Convention Center in Memphis, Tennessee.
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 at fundraiser for Thistle Farms

“I am beyond thrilled to be taking part in the Thistle Farms’ fundraiser. In fact, I can’t think of a worthier more important event I could be involved in. The…

NYC: “Lots of family, friends, warmth and love”

  Last night I had the privilege and BIG FUN of seeing Shemekia Copeland and her band at the Iridium club. It was one of their first shows back after…

“Wide-open vision of contemporary blues”

The “Queen of the Blues,” is making another visit to Connecticut. […] Shemekia Copeland sounds like no one else, whether she’s belting out a raucous blues-rocker tune, getting front and center while…

Johnny Copeland inducted
into the Blues Hall of Fame

My family and I are so excited about my daddy being inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame! A big thanks to the Blues Foundation! — By Shemekia Copeland. The…

Photos from the Mahindra Blues Festival

The Mahindra Blues Festival shared plenty of great photos of Shemekia’s performance at the Mumbai, India, festival, on February 12, 2017. Visit the gallery for some more.

All the news

TOUR

  • 31
    Mar
    MILWAUKEE, WI
    THE BACK ROOM
    @ COLECTIVO COFFEE
    2211 N Prospect Avenue
    414-273-3753
  • 01
    Apr
    EVANSTON, IL
    SPACE
    1245 Chicago Ave
    847-492-8860
  • 06
    Apr
    PHILADELPHIA, PA
    SPRINGSIDE CHESTNUT
    HILL ACADEMY
    Upper School Auditorium
    8000 Cherokee St
  • 07
    Apr
    NEWTON, NJ
    THE NEWTON THEATRE
    234 Spring St
    973-383-3700
  • 08
    Apr
    WYOMISSING, PA
    BERKS JAZZ FEST
  • 09
    Apr
    MARIETTA, OH
    MOUNTAIN STAGE
    WITH LARRY GROCE
    People's Bank Theatre
    222 Putnam Street
    40-371-5152
  • 21
    Apr
    CHAPEL HILL, NC
    UNIVERSITY
    OF NORTH CAROLINA
    Hill Hall Auditorium
    919-843-3333
  • 29
    Apr
    HYANNIS, MA
    NEW ENGLAND
    BLUES SUMMIT
  • 03
    May
    NASHVILLE, TN
    RYMAN AUDITORIUM
    Fundraiser
    for Thistle Farms
    Tickets on sale
    starting April 4
  • 10
    May
    LAFAYETTE, LA
    ACADIANA CENTER
    FOR THE ARTS
    101 W Vermilion St
    337-233-7060
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. The 38th ceremony revealing the winners will be held on May 11 at the Cook Convention Center in Memphis, Tennessee.
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 at fundraiser for Thistle Farms

“I am beyond thrilled to be taking part in the Thistle Farms’ fundraiser. In fact, I can’t think of a worthier more important event I could be involved in. The…

NYC: “Lots of family, friends, warmth and love”

  Last night I had the privilege and BIG FUN of seeing Shemekia Copeland and her band at the Iridium club. It was one of their first shows back after…

“Wide-open vision of contemporary blues”

The “Queen of the Blues,” is making another visit to Connecticut. […] Shemekia Copeland sounds like no one else, whether she’s belting out a raucous blues-rocker tune, getting front and center while…

Johnny Copeland inducted
into the Blues Hall of Fame

My family and I are so excited about my daddy being inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame! A big thanks to the Blues Foundation! — By Shemekia Copeland. The…

Photos from the Mahindra Blues Festival

The Mahindra Blues Festival shared plenty of great photos of Shemekia’s performance at the Mumbai, India, festival, on February 12, 2017. Visit the gallery for some more.

All the news

TOUR

  • 31
    Mar
    MILWAUKEE, WI
    THE BACK ROOM
    @ COLECTIVO COFFEE
    2211 N Prospect Avenue
    414-273-3753
  • 01
    Apr
    EVANSTON, IL
    SPACE
    1245 Chicago Ave
    847-492-8860
  • 06
    Apr
    PHILADELPHIA, PA
    SPRINGSIDE CHESTNUT
    HILL ACADEMY
    Upper School Auditorium
    8000 Cherokee St
  • 07
    Apr
    NEWTON, NJ
    THE NEWTON THEATRE
    234 Spring St
    973-383-3700
  • 08
    Apr
    WYOMISSING, PA
    BERKS JAZZ FEST
  • 09
    Apr
    MARIETTA, OH
    MOUNTAIN STAGE
    WITH LARRY GROCE
    People's Bank Theatre
    222 Putnam Street
    40-371-5152
  • 21
    Apr
    CHAPEL HILL, NC
    UNIVERSITY
    OF NORTH CAROLINA
    Hill Hall Auditorium
    919-843-3333
  • 29
    Apr
    HYANNIS, MA
    NEW ENGLAND
    BLUES SUMMIT
  • 03
    May
    NASHVILLE, TN
    RYMAN AUDITORIUM
    Fundraiser
    for Thistle Farms
    Tickets on sale
    starting April 4
  • 10
    May
    LAFAYETTE, LA
    ACADIANA CENTER
    FOR THE ARTS
    101 W Vermilion St
    337-233-7060