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

“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…

“Her voice is her instrument”

Bluesmaster Johnny Clyde Copeland’s little girl is all grown up and her own woman now. As a shy young girl, Shemekia Copeland first sang at Harlem’s famed Cotton Club, thanks to…

Living Blues Award
for Shemekia

Living Blues Magazine has announced the winners for the 2017 Living Blues Awards. Shemekia Copeland was named Blues Artist Of The Year (Female) in the Reader’s Pole, almost two years after the…

“An inspiring send-off”
at North Atlantic Blues Fest

Local — and international — favorite Shemekia Copeland, winner of numerous BMAs and officially crowned the New Queen of the Blues in Chicago, will make her first appearance at the…

All the news

TOUR

  • 22
    Sep
    COLLINSVILLE, CT
    BRIDGE STREET LIVE
    41 Bridge St
    860-693-9762
  • 23
    Sep
    MARLBORO, NY
    THE FALCON
    1348 US-9W
    845-236-7970
  • 28
    Sep
    CASTRIES (SAINT LUCIA)
    SOLEIL COUNTRY
    & BLUES FESTIVAL
  • 01
    Nov
    OLYMPIA, WA
    WASHINGTON CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    512 Washington St SE
    360-753-8585
  • 02
    Nov
    EDMONDS, WA
    EDMONDS CENTER
    FOR THE ARTS
    410 4th Ave N
    425-275-4485
  • 03
    Nov
    BELLINGHAM, WA
    MOUNT BAKER THEATER
    104 N Commercial St
    360-734-6080
  • 11
    Nov
    CARMEL BY THE SEA, CA
    SUNSET CULTURAL CENTER
    San Carlos St
    831-620-2040
  • 17
    Nov
    GUADALAJARA (MEX)
    GROOVES AND BLUES FESTIVAL
  • 18
    Nov
    GUADALAJARA (MEX)
    GROOVES AND BLUES FESTIVAL
  • 19
    Nov
    GUADALAJARA (MEX)
    GROOVES AND BLUES FESTIVAL
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

“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…

“Her voice is her instrument”

Bluesmaster Johnny Clyde Copeland’s little girl is all grown up and her own woman now. As a shy young girl, Shemekia Copeland first sang at Harlem’s famed Cotton Club, thanks to…

Living Blues Award
for Shemekia

Living Blues Magazine has announced the winners for the 2017 Living Blues Awards. Shemekia Copeland was named Blues Artist Of The Year (Female) in the Reader’s Pole, almost two years after the…

“An inspiring send-off”
at North Atlantic Blues Fest

Local — and international — favorite Shemekia Copeland, winner of numerous BMAs and officially crowned the New Queen of the Blues in Chicago, will make her first appearance at the…

All the news

TOUR

  • 22
    Sep
    COLLINSVILLE, CT
    BRIDGE STREET LIVE
    41 Bridge St
    860-693-9762
  • 23
    Sep
    MARLBORO, NY
    THE FALCON
    1348 US-9W
    845-236-7970
  • 28
    Sep
    CASTRIES (SAINT LUCIA)
    SOLEIL COUNTRY
    & BLUES FESTIVAL
  • 01
    Nov
    OLYMPIA, WA
    WASHINGTON CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
    512 Washington St SE
    360-753-8585
  • 02
    Nov
    EDMONDS, WA
    EDMONDS CENTER
    FOR THE ARTS
    410 4th Ave N
    425-275-4485
  • 03
    Nov
    BELLINGHAM, WA
    MOUNT BAKER THEATER
    104 N Commercial St
    360-734-6080
  • 11
    Nov
    CARMEL BY THE SEA, CA
    SUNSET CULTURAL CENTER
    San Carlos St
    831-620-2040
  • 17
    Nov
    GUADALAJARA (MEX)
    GROOVES AND BLUES FESTIVAL
  • 18
    Nov
    GUADALAJARA (MEX)
    GROOVES AND BLUES FESTIVAL
  • 19
    Nov
    GUADALAJARA (MEX)
    GROOVES AND BLUES FESTIVAL