Lori McKenna

Lori McKenna



Lori McKenna (née Giroux; born December 22, 1968) is an American folk singer-songwriter. She lives in Stoughton, Massachusetts with her husband (Gene McKenna) and five children.

In 2016 she was nominated for the Grammy Award for Song of the Year and won Best Country Song for co-writing the hit song "Girl Crush" performed by Little Big Town. In 2017 she again won Best Country Song at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards for "Humble and Kind" performed by Tim McGraw.



The Bird and the Rifle
The Bird and The Rifle is the eighth studio album by Lori McKenna, released on July 29, 2016, through CN Records.
Unglamorous is the first major label debut album from country/folk singer Lori McKenna.
Pieces of Me
Pieces of Me is the second album by singer-songwriter Lori McKenna.
Bittertown is the fourth album released by country/folk singer Lori McKenna.

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Personal & Professional Relationships1

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Spotify - Albums & Singles31


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The Music Club, 2017
  –  December 27, 2017
Many of these songs seem like successors to last year’s Tim McGraw hit, “Humble and Kind” (written by the excellent Lori McKenna). But I do begin to wonder how much pious moral instruction country listeners can take. In Thomas Rhett’s catalog, ...
2017: A Year in Country Music News
  –  December 26, 2017
Reba McEntire, Dolly Parton, George Strait, Toby Keith, late songwriter Shel Silverstein, Kelsea Ballerini, the TV series Nashville, disc jockey Bob Kingsley and songwriter Lori McKenna win special Academy of Country Music industry citations. . . . Sam ...
Stoughton Year In Review: Top Stories Of 2017
  –  December 26, 2017
But it wasn't all doom and gloom around town. Stoughton's favorite songwriter Lori McKenna won another Grammy, the town broke ground on the new Stoughton High School, and speaking of the schools, they got silver medal in U.S. News and World Report's best ...
Today in Entertainment History
  –  December 22, 2017
Country singer Lori McKenna is 49. Actress Heather Donahue (“The Blair Witch Project”) is 44. Actor Chris Carmack (“The O.C.”) is 37. Singer Jordin Sparks (“American Idol”) is 28. Singer Meghan Trainor is 24.
Jake Manzi to open for his father Frank Manzi at Iron Horse
  –  December 20, 2017
Jake Manzi is getting some high profile stage time as an opening act these days. Earlier in the month the local songwriter opened for Grammy winner Lori McKenna at CityStage in Springfield. On Wednesday, Dec. 27, he will open for another accomplished ...
'The Voice' finale, Part 1: They came in like a wrecking ball
  –  December 19, 2017
But before then, we have to recap Monday’s dozen performances. Let’s get to it. COVER SONGS Addison Agen (Team Adam) Lori McKenna’s “Humble and Kind,” as famously covered by Tim McGraw, was a wonderful song choice for this sweet 16-year-old ...
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Dec. 17-23
  –  December 17, 2017
Actor Ralph Fiennes is 55. Actress Lauralee Bell (”The Young and the Restless”) is 49. Country singer Lori McKenna is 49. Actress Heather Donahue (”The Blair Witch Project”) is 44. Actor Chris Carmack (”The O.C.”) is 37. Singer Jordin Sparks ...
Music roundup:
  –  November 29, 2017
Delmhorst has recorded vocals, fiddle and cello on more than 50 albums from artists such as Peter Wolf, Mary Gauthier, Chris Smither and Lori McKenna. Foucault and Delmhorst also are members of an occasional trio, Redbird, that includes Milwaukee singer ...


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