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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
Never Going Back
Released: 2009
Label: Telarc Distribution
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Shemekia Copeland has moved her recorded product to the TelArc label, has a new producer in Oliver Wood (who doubles on guitar), and pursues a style that seems more refined and less raucous or bawdy than ...Read full review
More Shemekia Copeland albums: Main Albums (6), Compilations (1), DVD/Video (2)
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