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.
Her wide-open vision of contemporary blues, roots and soul music showcases the evolution of a passionate artist with a modern musical and lyrical approach. By the New Bedford Guide, before…
Photographer: Fran Cea Photography.
A few Facebook videos taken by manager John Hahn in Cazorla, Spain, where Shemekia performed at the Cazorla Blues Festival on July 9th, 2016 Low-fi show with Arthur and Willie in…
Photographer Franco Moret took a whole series of images of Shemekia Copeland and her band performing at Blues in Villa, in Brugnera, Italy, on July 4, 2016. Check out Franco…
Some memories of the Montreux Jazz Festival, 12 photos courtesy of Daniel Balmat. More photos on Montreux Jazz Festival.