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

“The potential to convert
a new generation”

Shemekia Copeland had an interesting response when asked if she ever considered adapting her musical style to reach a wider audience. “I’d rather drink muddy water than sell my soul to the…

“You never know
where she’s liable to go”

Grammy-nominated Shemekia Copeland is that special brand of blues singer who creates moments out of notes, stories out of rock bottom, and company from strangers. […] The beauty of Copeland’s…

Tickets on sale for Jimmy V’s
NYC Blues Revue

Jimmy V’s NYC Blues Revue will feature over a dozen artists, including Shemekia Copeland, on September , 2017, at B.B. King’s Club & Grill in New York City. Other performers…

Mountain Stage with Shemekia on over 200 NPR stations

A voice that’s part Memphis, part Chicago and all woman,” Shemekia Copeland returns to the Mountain Stage with a fiery performance of “The Battle is Over (But the War Goes…

“Congratulations to my father
Johnny Clyde Copeland”

Congratulations to my father Johnny Clyde Copeland! 20 years after his death he will be inducted into the Blues hall of fame in Memphis tonight! I’m so so sorry I…

All the news

TOUR

  • 25
    May
    SIOUX FALLS, SD
    ORPHEUM THEATER
    315 N Phillips Ave
    605-367-4616
  • 12
    Jun
    CAMDEN, NJ
    SUNSET JAZZ SERIES
    Sunset Jazz Series Wiggins Waterfront Park
    2 Riverside Drive
  • 16
    Jun
    AURORA, IL
    BLUES ON THE FOX
    RiverEdge Park
    360 N. Broadway
    630-896-6666
  • 01
    Jul
    BERWYN, IL
    AMERICAN
    MUSIC FESTIVAL
    FIitzgerald's
    6615 W Roosevelt Rd
    708-788-2118
  • 02
    Jul
    VALPARAISO, IN
    LIGHTNING BUG
    MUSIC FESTIVAL
    Sunset Hill Farm
    775 Meridian Rd
  • 15
    Jul
    ROCKLAND, ME
    NORTH ATLANTIC
    BLUES FESTIVAL
    Public Landing
    275 Main St
    207-596-6055
  • 06
    Aug
    NORWOOD, NY
    LIOTTA BAND SHELL
    Norwood Village
    Green Concert Series
  • 27
    Aug
    NANAIMO (CANADA)
    NANAIMO SUMMERTIME
    BLUES FESTIVAL
    Maffeo Sutton Park
  • 02
    Sep
    PORT WASHINGTON, WI
    PARAMOUNT MUSIC FESTIVAL
    Coal Dock Park
    190 S Wisconsin St
  • 09
    Sep
    LAS VEGAS, NV
    BIG BLUES BENDER
    1 S Main St
    Schedule TBD
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

“The potential to convert
a new generation”

Shemekia Copeland had an interesting response when asked if she ever considered adapting her musical style to reach a wider audience. “I’d rather drink muddy water than sell my soul to the…

“You never know
where she’s liable to go”

Grammy-nominated Shemekia Copeland is that special brand of blues singer who creates moments out of notes, stories out of rock bottom, and company from strangers. […] The beauty of Copeland’s…

Tickets on sale for Jimmy V’s
NYC Blues Revue

Jimmy V’s NYC Blues Revue will feature over a dozen artists, including Shemekia Copeland, on September , 2017, at B.B. King’s Club & Grill in New York City. Other performers…

Mountain Stage with Shemekia on over 200 NPR stations

A voice that’s part Memphis, part Chicago and all woman,” Shemekia Copeland returns to the Mountain Stage with a fiery performance of “The Battle is Over (But the War Goes…

“Congratulations to my father
Johnny Clyde Copeland”

Congratulations to my father Johnny Clyde Copeland! 20 years after his death he will be inducted into the Blues hall of fame in Memphis tonight! I’m so so sorry I…

All the news

TOUR

  • 25
    May
    SIOUX FALLS, SD
    ORPHEUM THEATER
    315 N Phillips Ave
    605-367-4616
  • 12
    Jun
    CAMDEN, NJ
    SUNSET JAZZ SERIES
    Sunset Jazz Series Wiggins Waterfront Park
    2 Riverside Drive
  • 16
    Jun
    AURORA, IL
    BLUES ON THE FOX
    RiverEdge Park
    360 N. Broadway
    630-896-6666
  • 01
    Jul
    BERWYN, IL
    AMERICAN
    MUSIC FESTIVAL
    FIitzgerald's
    6615 W Roosevelt Rd
    708-788-2118
  • 02
    Jul
    VALPARAISO, IN
    LIGHTNING BUG
    MUSIC FESTIVAL
    Sunset Hill Farm
    775 Meridian Rd
  • 15
    Jul
    ROCKLAND, ME
    NORTH ATLANTIC
    BLUES FESTIVAL
    Public Landing
    275 Main St
    207-596-6055
  • 06
    Aug
    NORWOOD, NY
    LIOTTA BAND SHELL
    Norwood Village
    Green Concert Series
  • 27
    Aug
    NANAIMO (CANADA)
    NANAIMO SUMMERTIME
    BLUES FESTIVAL
    Maffeo Sutton Park
  • 02
    Sep
    PORT WASHINGTON, WI
    PARAMOUNT MUSIC FESTIVAL
    Coal Dock Park
    190 S Wisconsin St
  • 09
    Sep
    LAS VEGAS, NV
    BIG BLUES BENDER
    1 S Main St
    Schedule TBD