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Shemekia Copeland

Shemekia Copeland
Born: Apr 10, 1979 in Harlem, New York, NY
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Genre: Blues, Pop/Rock
Biography: The daughter of renowned Texas blues guitarist Johnny Copeland, Shemekia Copeland began making a splash in her own right before she was even out of her teens. Projecting a maturity beyond her years, Copeland fashioned herself as a powerful, soul-inflected shouter in the tradition of Koko Taylor and ...Read full biography
Turn The Heat Up
Released: 1998
Label: Alligator Records
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The daughter of the late bluesman Johnny Copeland steps up to the plate with this, her debut album for the Alligator imprint. Although only 19 at the time of this recording, Copeland comes to this album ...Read full review
33 1/3
Released: 2012
Label: Telarc
Critics' Rating:
Singer Shemekia Copeland must have been pleased with the way 2009's Never Going Back turned out because she returns to the well and again employs the services of the Wood Brothers' Oliver Wood as producer/guitarist, ...Read full review
More Shemekia Copeland albums: Main Albums (6), Compilations (1), DVD/Video (2)
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