Sturgill Simpson

Sturgill Simpson

 

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John Sturgill Simpson[1] (born June 8, 1978)[2][3] is an American Grammy Award-winning country music and roots rock singer-songwriter.[4] As of August 2017, he has released three albums as a solo artist. He released two albums independently, High Top Mountain in 2013[5] and Metamodern Sounds in Country Music in 2014.[6] His second album is notable for being nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Americana Album,[7] being listed 18th on Rolling Stone's "50 Best Albums of 2014,"[8] and also being named among "NPR's 50 Favorite Albums of 2014."[9] His third studio album, A Sailor's Guide to Earth, was released on Atlantic Records and was Simpson's first major-label release,[10] later earning him Best Country Album at the 59th Grammy Awards while also being nominated for Album of the Year.[11]

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Zac Brown Band
 
A Sailor's Guide to Earth
 
A Sailor's Guide to Earth is the third studio album by American country singer-songwriter Sturgill Simpson.
Metamodern Sounds in Country Music
 
Metamodern Sounds in Country Music is the second studio album by American country music singer-songwriter Sturgill Simpson.
High Top Mountain
 
High Top Mountain is the debut studio album by American country music singer-songwriter Sturgill Simpson.

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Sturgill Simpson Clarifies His Comments About Luke Bryan in Recent Profile
  –  December 11, 2017
After some media outlets picked up Sturgill Simpson's quotes about Luke Bryan from a recent New York Times Magazine piece, Simpson is speaking out to provide more context around his words. On Sunday (Dec. 10), the singer tweeted out a longer explanation.
John Prine announces 2018 tour dates w/ Sturgill Simpson, Kurt Vile, & Margo Price
  –  December 4, 2017
Legendary singer-songwriter John Prine will be hitting the road ... which includes a co-headlining show with Sturgill Simpson at NYC’s Radio City Music Hall on April 13. Tickets go on sale Friday (11/8), with various presales beginning Wednesday ...
Sturgill Simpson mocks CMA Awards as he busks outside the show in Nashville
  –  November 9, 2017
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 07: Singer Sturgill Simpson performs onstage during the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass music festival at Golden Gate Park on October 7, 2017 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by One of the highlights of the Country Music ...
Sturgill Simpson stages own concert outside CMA Awards
  –  November 9, 2017
While country stars sang on stage at Bridgestone Arena for the 51st CMA Awards, Sturgill Simpson was outside the Nashville arena ... Struggling’ country singer. Anything helps. (All donations go to the ACLU.) God Bless America. As he started strumming ...
Sturgill Simpson plays outside Bridgestone Arena during CMA Awards
  –  November 8, 2017
WKRN) NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WRKN) – Grammy Award winner Sturgill Simpson played an impromptu set during the CMA Awards Tuesday night. But the country music and roots singer-songwriter wasn’t on stage; he was playing out on the sidewalk for tips.
John Prine announces 2018 tour dates w/ Sturgill Simpson, Kurt Vile, & Margo Price
  –  December 4, 2017
Legendary singer-songwriter John Prine will be hitting the road next ... which includes a co-headlining show with Sturgill Simpson at NYC’s Radio City Music Hall on April 13. Tickets go on sale Friday (11/8), with various presales beginning Wednesday ...

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