Emmylou Harris’s profile picture

Emmylou Harris

Emmylou Harris’s profile picture
Net worth 2018: $15 Million
Industry: Singers
Residence: Alabama
Country: United States
BirthDay: 2 April 1947
Sigh: Taurus
Height: 1.65 m

Emmylou Harris was bornon 2 April 1947 in Alabama, American, is Singer. Blessed with the uncanny ability to interpret the songs of other artists in her own special way, Emmylou Harris is a singer and songwriter much loved for her eloquent and expressive songwriting. The singer has a strong social conscience and is known for her poignant songs on a number of social issues that plague the society today. One of her most touching songs was about a murder victim whose violent killing had left the nation shell-shocked. Emmylou has been on the musical front for over four decades now and in the course of her long and productive career she has enriched contemporary American music in ways too numerous to be counted. Born into a career military family, Emmylou chose an entirely different profession. Bright and confident from a young age she studied drama in college. However, she realized that her true love was music and dropped out of college to pursue her passion. She started performing folk songs and soon began collaborating with other musicians. She met Gram Parsons who became her mentor and the two went on to revolutionize the folk music scenario. She is also an animal lover and has a shelter for dogs in her property.


$15 Million


She brought out the album ‘Hard Bargain’ in 2011 which debuted at No


The album ‘All I Intended to Be’ was released in 2008 and reached No


In 2003, her album ‘Stumble into Grace’ was out


She brought out the album ‘Red Dirt Girl’ in 2000 which reached No


In 1995, she released the album ‘Wrecking Ball’ in which she experimented with different sounds


Her marriage with her third husband Paul Kennerley too was not destined to last forever and the couple divorced in 1993


In 1989, she brought out ‘Bluebird’, an album which was an eclectic collection of songs by Tom Rush, Rodney Crowell and McGarrigle Sisters


She based her 1985 album ‘The Ballad of Sally Rose’ loosely on the relationship she once had with Gram Parsons


She released her album ‘Quarter Moon in a Ten Cent Town’ in 1978


She married Brian Ahern in 1977 and had a daughter with him


In 1975, she released the album, ‘Pieces of the Sky’ which launched her career as a solo artist


In 1971 she joined musician Gram Parsons who was looking for a female vocalist to work with him


Her first marriage was to fellow songwriter Tom Slocum in 1969

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