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

Three nominations for the 2016
Living Blues Readers’ Awards

Living Blues magazine has announced the nominees for the 2016 Living Blues Readers’ Awards. Shemekia Copeland receives three nominations, including Blues Artist Of The Year (Female), Best Blues Album Of 2015 for Outskirts…

In front of tens of thousands
at the Chicago Blues Festival

Shemekia was headlining last night, Friday, June 10, at the Chicago Blues Festival, along with Tommy Castro an Lil’ Ed and The Blues Imperials, during Alligator Records’ 45th anniversary celebration. She started…

The Blues Music Award on stage
at the Chicago Festival

Shemekia won the Contemporary Blues Female Artist Award at the Blues Music Awards in May in Memphis. She couldn’t be there as she was performing in New York. Barbara Newman,…

Chicago Blues Fest kickoff
with Buddy Guy

Shemekia, along with Alligator Record label mate Toronzo Cannon, performed at this year’s 93XRT Blues Breakers Blues Fest Broadcast live from Buddy Guy’s Legends this past Thursday, June 9th. Buddy Guy joined…

No limits for Shemekia

No hay límites para Shemekia Copeland, desde una balada hasta la más enérgica interpretación dando el cien por cien de sus posibilidades. Todo alma y pasión es lo que muestra…

All the news

TOUR

  • 04
    Jul
    BRUGNERA (ITALY)
    BLUES IN VILLA
    FESTIVAL
  • 05
    Jul
    MONTREUX (SWITZERLAND)
    MONTREUX JAZZ FESTIVAL
  • 09
    Jul
    CAZORLA (SPAIN)
    CAZORLA BLUES FESTIVAL
  • 10
    Jul
    BARCELONA (SPAIN)
    MARULA CAFE
    Carrer dels Escudellers, 49
    933 18 76 90
  • 12
    Jul
    COMO (ITALY)
    LIVE AT PIAZZA CAVOUR
  • 13
    Jul
    MOGHEGNO (SWITZERLAND)
    VALLEMAGGIA MAGIC BLUES
  • 15
    Jul
    HONDARRIBIA (SPAIN)
    HONDARRIBIA BLUES FESTIVAL
  • 16
    Jul
    BÉJAR (SPAIN)
    FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE BLUES DE BÉJAR
  • 29
    Jul
    CALGARY (CAN)
    CALGARY
    INTERNATIONAL
    BLUES FESTIVAL
  • 30
    Jul
    COLORADO SPRINGS, CO
    BLUES UNDER
    THE BRIDGE
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

Three nominations for the 2016
Living Blues Readers’ Awards

Living Blues magazine has announced the nominees for the 2016 Living Blues Readers’ Awards. Shemekia Copeland receives three nominations, including Blues Artist Of The Year (Female), Best Blues Album Of 2015 for Outskirts…

In front of tens of thousands
at the Chicago Blues Festival

Shemekia was headlining last night, Friday, June 10, at the Chicago Blues Festival, along with Tommy Castro an Lil’ Ed and The Blues Imperials, during Alligator Records’ 45th anniversary celebration. She started…

The Blues Music Award on stage
at the Chicago Festival

Shemekia won the Contemporary Blues Female Artist Award at the Blues Music Awards in May in Memphis. She couldn’t be there as she was performing in New York. Barbara Newman,…

Chicago Blues Fest kickoff
with Buddy Guy

Shemekia, along with Alligator Record label mate Toronzo Cannon, performed at this year’s 93XRT Blues Breakers Blues Fest Broadcast live from Buddy Guy’s Legends this past Thursday, June 9th. Buddy Guy joined…

No limits for Shemekia

No hay límites para Shemekia Copeland, desde una balada hasta la más enérgica interpretación dando el cien por cien de sus posibilidades. Todo alma y pasión es lo que muestra…

All the news

TOUR

  • 04
    Jul
    BRUGNERA (ITALY)
    BLUES IN VILLA
    FESTIVAL
  • 05
    Jul
    MONTREUX (SWITZERLAND)
    MONTREUX JAZZ FESTIVAL
  • 09
    Jul
    CAZORLA (SPAIN)
    CAZORLA BLUES FESTIVAL
  • 10
    Jul
    BARCELONA (SPAIN)
    MARULA CAFE
    Carrer dels Escudellers, 49
    933 18 76 90
  • 12
    Jul
    COMO (ITALY)
    LIVE AT PIAZZA CAVOUR
  • 13
    Jul
    MOGHEGNO (SWITZERLAND)
    VALLEMAGGIA MAGIC BLUES
  • 15
    Jul
    HONDARRIBIA (SPAIN)
    HONDARRIBIA BLUES FESTIVAL
  • 16
    Jul
    BÉJAR (SPAIN)
    FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE BLUES DE BÉJAR
  • 29
    Jul
    CALGARY (CAN)
    CALGARY
    INTERNATIONAL
    BLUES FESTIVAL
  • 30
    Jul
    COLORADO SPRINGS, CO
    BLUES UNDER
    THE BRIDGE