Patty Griffin

Patty Griffin

 

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Patricia Jean "Patty" Griffin (born March 16, 1964) is an American singer-songwriter and musician.[1] She is an accomplished vocalist and plays guitar and piano. She is known for her stripped-down songwriting style in the folk music genre. Her songs have been covered by numerous musicians, including Emmylou Harris, Ellis Paul, Rory Block, Dave Hause, and the Dixie Chicks.

In 2007, Griffin received the Artist of the Year award from the Americana Music Association, and her album Children Running Through won the award for Best Album.

In 2011, Griffin's album Downtown Church won the Grammy Award for Best Traditional Gospel Album.

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Highlights10

Downtown Church
 
Downtown Church is the sixth studio album by American singer-songwriter Patty Griffin, released on January 26, 2010, by Credential Recordings, a Christian label distributed by EMI. The album was recorded in Downtown Presbyterian Church in Nashville and features different styles.
American Kid
 
American Kid is the seventh studio album by American singer-songwriter Patty Griffin, released on May 7, 2013, by New West Records.
Children Running Through
 
Children Running Through is Patty Griffin's sixth commercially released album, and fifth studio album.
Top of the World
 
"Top of the World" is a contemporary folk-country song written by Patty Griffin and most known as recorded and performed in Grammy Award-winning fashion by the Dixie Chicks.

Photos - Patty Griffin24

Popular Albums11

Album Appearances & References18

Popular Songs5

Song Appearances & References2

Musical Group References2

Minor Film Appearances & References3

TV Shows7

Collaborators & Influencers16

Other Music-Related Relationships15

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships2

Awards & Nominations10

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Videos1

Spotify - Albums & Singles35

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On15

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

News Articles6

Patty Griffin & Lee Ann Womack
  –  July 25, 2017
TWO GREAT American singer-songwriters have banded together for an acoustic tour, and Savannah is one of the lucky stops. For just a handful of dates, folk sensation Patty Griffin and country queen Lee Ann Womack will collaborate, converse, and share songs ...
Patty Griffin & Lee Ann Womack
  –  July 25, 2017
For just a handful of dates, folk sensation Patty Griffin and country queen Lee Ann Womack will ... our darkest moments. As a prolific songwriter who bought her first guitar when she was 16 years old, Griffin doesn’t have one way of writing a song.
Beautiful World (Featuring Patty Griffin)
  –  July 17, 2017
Patty Griffin (born Patricia Jean Griffin on March 16, 1964) is an American Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter and musician. Known for her stripped-down songwriting style centered around the folk music genre, her songs have been covered by a host of ...
Lee Ann Womack and Patty Griffin to Co-Headline Upcoming Tour
  –  June 8, 2017
Now, Womack is pairing with longtime friend, collaborator, and fellow songwriter Patty Griffin for her next endeavor. Griffin, a well-known American singer-songwriter and musician, has a genius for character-driven storytelling songs. An accomplished ...
Patty Griffin & Lee Ann Womack
  –  July 25, 2017
For just a handful of dates, folk sensation Patty Griffin and country queen Lee Ann Womack will collaborate ... including the Grammy-winning Downtown Church and Americana Music Association-winning Children Running Through, which produced the radiant ...
Patty Griffin, shown, joins Lee Ann Womack in concert at the Paramount Center for the Arts Sunday in Bristol, Tennessee.
  –  July 19, 2017
Womack, a 20-year veteran of the nation’s country spotlight, will perform a set of her music. “She is one of my favorite singers of all-time,” said Patty Griffin. “She’s one of the greatest singers on the planet. So, I get to hear her sing all ...

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