December, 2015. Shemekia Copeland receives a Grammy Award nomination in the Best Blues Album category for Outskirts of Love, her eighth album, released by Alligator Records in September. Shemekia is also nominated for three Blues Music Awards (B.B. King Entertainer, Contemporary Blues Album, Contemporary Blues Female Artist).
• Read more about the Grammy nomination.
• Read more about the Blues Music Awards nominations.
• 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 headline for
Alligator’s 45th anniversary

ALLIGATOR RECORDS PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — February 3, 2016 Chicago Blues Festival to celebrate Alligator Record’s 45th anniversary / Otis Rush 33rd annual festival features headline performances by…

“Lady swings the blues”

Shemekia Copeland was born into a musical family. Her father, Johnny Copeland, was a blues guitarist and singer who encouraged her to follow her own musical path. When she was…

Live performance in London

ALLIGATOR RECORDS PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — February 3, 2016 Shemekia Copeland celebrates Outskirts of Love with live performance in London! “Shemekia’s a ball-of-fire vocalist with a voice that’s…

#2 in Living Blues’
top chart of 2015

Shemekia’s Outskirts of Love is second in Living Blues’ Radio Chart top 50 albums of 2015, right behind Buddy Guy’s Born To Play Guitar. Both albums are nominated in the…

Shemekia to headline
at Chicago Blues Festival

The headliners have been announced for the 33rd Annual Chicago Blues Festival happening June 10-12 in Grant Park. The free admission three-day festival will open on Friday, June 10, with…

All the news

TOUR

  • 15
    Feb
    MIAMI, FL
    KEEPING
    THE BLUES ALIVE
    AT SEA II
    Miami FL
    to Cozumel MX
  • 16
    Feb
    MIAMI, FL
    KEEPING
    THE BLUES ALIVE
    AT SEA II
    Miami FL
    to Cozumel MX
  • 17
    Feb
    MIAMI, FL
    KEEPING
    THE BLUES ALIVE
    AT SEA II
    Miami FL
    to Cozumel MX
  • 18
    Feb
    MIAMI, FL
    KEEPING
    THE BLUES ALIVE
    AT SEA II
    Miami FL
    to Cozumel MX
  • 19
    Feb
    MIAMI, FL
    KEEPING
    THE BLUES ALIVE
    AT SEA II
    Miami FL
    to Cozumel MX
  • 20
    Feb
    CLEARWATER, FL
    THE CAPITOL THEATRE
    405 Cleveland St
    727-791-7400
  • 21
    Feb
    ORLANDO, FL
    THE PLAZA LIVE
    425 N Bumby Ave
    407-228-1220
    With James Hunter
  • 26
    Feb
    NASHVILLE, TN
    12TH & PORTER
    114, 12th Ave N
    615-734-1981
  • 27
    Feb
    ATLANTA, GA
    RIALTO CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    80 Forsyth St NW
    404-413-9849
  • 04
    Mar
    PITTSBURGH, PA
    AUGUST WILSON CENTER
    980 Liberty Ave.
    412-456-6666
December, 2015. Shemekia Copeland receives a Grammy Award nomination in the Best Blues Album category for Outskirts of Love, her eighth album, released by Alligator Records in September. Shemekia is also nominated for three Blues Music Awards (B.B. King Entertainer, Contemporary Blues Album, Contemporary Blues Female Artist).
• Read more about the Grammy nomination.
• Read more about the Blues Music Awards nominations.
• 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 headline for
Alligator’s 45th anniversary

ALLIGATOR RECORDS PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — February 3, 2016 Chicago Blues Festival to celebrate Alligator Record’s 45th anniversary / Otis Rush 33rd annual festival features headline performances by…

“Lady swings the blues”

Shemekia Copeland was born into a musical family. Her father, Johnny Copeland, was a blues guitarist and singer who encouraged her to follow her own musical path. When she was…

Live performance in London

ALLIGATOR RECORDS PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — February 3, 2016 Shemekia Copeland celebrates Outskirts of Love with live performance in London! “Shemekia’s a ball-of-fire vocalist with a voice that’s…

#2 in Living Blues’
top chart of 2015

Shemekia’s Outskirts of Love is second in Living Blues’ Radio Chart top 50 albums of 2015, right behind Buddy Guy’s Born To Play Guitar. Both albums are nominated in the…

Shemekia to headline
at Chicago Blues Festival

The headliners have been announced for the 33rd Annual Chicago Blues Festival happening June 10-12 in Grant Park. The free admission three-day festival will open on Friday, June 10, with…

All the news

TOUR

  • 15
    Feb
    MIAMI, FL
    KEEPING
    THE BLUES ALIVE
    AT SEA II
    Miami FL
    to Cozumel MX
  • 16
    Feb
    MIAMI, FL
    KEEPING
    THE BLUES ALIVE
    AT SEA II
    Miami FL
    to Cozumel MX
  • 17
    Feb
    MIAMI, FL
    KEEPING
    THE BLUES ALIVE
    AT SEA II
    Miami FL
    to Cozumel MX
  • 18
    Feb
    MIAMI, FL
    KEEPING
    THE BLUES ALIVE
    AT SEA II
    Miami FL
    to Cozumel MX
  • 19
    Feb
    MIAMI, FL
    KEEPING
    THE BLUES ALIVE
    AT SEA II
    Miami FL
    to Cozumel MX
  • 20
    Feb
    CLEARWATER, FL
    THE CAPITOL THEATRE
    405 Cleveland St
    727-791-7400
  • 21
    Feb
    ORLANDO, FL
    THE PLAZA LIVE
    425 N Bumby Ave
    407-228-1220
    With James Hunter
  • 26
    Feb
    NASHVILLE, TN
    12TH & PORTER
    114, 12th Ave N
    615-734-1981
  • 27
    Feb
    ATLANTA, GA
    RIALTO CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    80 Forsyth St NW
    404-413-9849
  • 04
    Mar
    PITTSBURGH, PA
    AUGUST WILSON CENTER
    980 Liberty Ave.
    412-456-6666