k.d. lang

k.d. lang



Kathryn Dawn Lang, OC (born November 2, 1961), known by her stage name k.d. lang, is a Canadian pop and country singer-songwriter and occasional actress.

Lang has won both Juno Awards and Grammy Awards for her musical performances; hits include "Constant Craving" and "Miss Chatelaine". She has contributed songs to movie soundtracks and has collaborated with musicians such as Roy Orbison, Tony Bennett, Elton John, Anne Murray, Ann Wilson, and Jane Siberry.[1]

Lang is also known for being an animal rights, gay rights, and Tibetan human rights activist. She is a tantric practitioner of the old school of Tibetan Buddhism.[2] She performed Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah" live at the opening ceremony of the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia. Previously, she had performed at the closing ceremony of the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, Alberta. Lang possesses the vocal range of a mezzo-soprano.[3]



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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
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Home on the Range
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Ingénue is the second solo album by Canadian singer k.d.

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Album Appearances & References52

Popular Songs8

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Soundtrack Film Appearances1

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TV Shows10

Minor Musical Appearances & References1

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Book References & Influences2

Collaborators & Influencers22

Other Music-Related Relationships15

Personal & Professional Relationships1

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships3

Awards & Nominations12


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Spotify - Albums & Singles58


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Interview: k.d. lang talks North American 'Ingénue Redux' tour
  –  January 24, 2018
To me, it's a combination My taste and my ears gravitate towards a more analog sound," she said. To learn more about Canadian Music Hall of Famer k.d. lang and her 2018 North American tour, check out her official website.
Montclair State University Student Heads to the Olympics
  –  January 29, 2018
For the Olympics, Williams stated that she will be skating to “Hallelujah” sung by k.d. lang for her short program and “Nyah” by CH2 for her free skate. Williams says, of skating in Pyeongchang, “My goal is to be one of the 24 skaters to advance ...
Idaho Falls man is Mr. Fix-it for star guitarists
  –  January 29, 2018
Artists such as Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top, K.D. Lang, The Black Crowes, and Jimmie Vaughan have sought out Daw's expertise when touring through the Pacific Northwest. But the Idaho Falls native always wanted to return home while continuing to follow his passion.
Cynthia Alexander is home and she’s taking her time
  –  January 26, 2018
Songs like Dressed For Nowhere and What I Left Behind recall the relaxed lounge-y tempo of Canadian singer-songwriter K.D. Lang while St. Cecilia and title track Even Such Is Time echo the sparseness and serenity of American indie-folk band The Innocence ...
A+E Calendar: Peninsula Things To Do, Jan. 26 and beyond
  –  January 26, 2018
7:30 p.m. Feb. 26.Schultz Theatre, Oshman Family Jewish Community Center, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto. $42-$60. 415-392-4400 k.d. lang: 7:30 p.m. March 2. Ingénue redux 25th Anniversary Tour. Bing Concert Hall, 327 Lasuen St., Stanford. $30-$95.
Every time Ellen taught us it was OK to be different
  –  January 26, 2018
Ellen comes out with the help of her therapist, played by Oprah, one of celebrities galore - Laura Dern, Demi Moore, k.d. Lang, Billy Bob Thornton – and an entire fantasy sequence about a lesbian supermarket. The episode was a huge ratings success ...
Things to Do Sunday!
  –  January 26, 2018
The sultry vocalist has been a longtime Portland staple, performing with the likes of Ural Thomas and the Pain, the Decemberists, k.d. lang, and with her current project, Moorea Masa and the Mood. She’s made a seamless transition into the lush sonic ...
Tony Bennett
  –  January 25, 2018
He again performed and recorded with Frank Sinatra, and extended musical collaboration to gigs with the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Elvis Costello, and k.d. lang among others. Bennet also appeared as himself on MTV's documentary series Unplugged (1989 ...
The last time Neko Case was here, The Dame was still on the CentrePointe block
  –  January 25, 2018
There have been other projects, though, including 2016’s “case/lang/viers” (a wonderfully surreal set of pop portraits with k.d. lang and Laura Viers) and 2017’s “Whiteout Conditions” (her seventh album as a member of the Canadian indie pop ...
36 Hours in Calgary, Alberta
  –  January 25, 2018
The music museum approaches its subject from multiple angles spanning the purely visual — recently, K.D. Lang’s vintage-inspired costume collection – and the science of sound. Interactive exhibits teach visitors to play the drums, guitar or piano and ...
The Daily Scene: Jan. 25
  –  January 25, 2018
Tickets are still available for the show. Case most recently toured with Laura Veirs and K.D. Lang in support of their collaborative album. Her last solo album was 2013’s “The Worse Things Get, the Harder I Fight, the Harder I Fight, the More I Love ...
Interview: k.d. lang talks North American 'Ingénue Redux' tour
  –  January 24, 2018
New York - Grammy-winning Canadian songstress k.d. lang chatted with Digital Journal about her North American "Ingénue Redux" tour, which will include a stop at New York's Beacon Theatre on March 26. On her North American tour, lang said, "It's the 25th ...
Festival of Praise tour stopping at Amp
  –  January 22, 2018
The group has won 10 Grammys and 10 Dove awards, among a number of others, and worked with an all-star lineup of artists including Ray Charles, Don Henley, Whitney Houston, Al Jarreau, Quincy Jones, k.d. lang, Queen Latifah, Brian McKnight, Luis Miguel ...
Neko Case
  –  January 19, 2018
Though Case hasn’t put out any solo material in four years (not including an excellent collab with k.d. lang and Laura Veirs), she will perform a career retrospective at her Athens show, a must-see for any fan.
TGIF: Happenings — what’s coming up in Northeast Ohio starting Jan. 19
  –  January 18, 2018
Goodyear Theater: 1201 E. Market St., Akron, presents Black Label Society, Corrosion of Conformity, Red Fang, Feb. 6; Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Feb. 23; Railroad Earth, March 7; k.d. lang, March 17; Lyle Love and Shawn Colvin, March 22 ...
Barenaked Ladies to be Inducted into Canadian Music Hall of Fame at 2018 JUNO Awards
  –  January 18, 2018
The band will join the ranks of Canadian music icons in the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, including Alanis Morissette, Anne Murray, Blue Rodeo, Bruce Cockburn, Joni Mitchell, k.d. lang, Leonard Cohen, Neil Young, Oscar Peterson, RUSH, The Guess Who ...