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Fresh off four GRAMMY nominations, Tanya Tucker is one of the most iconic names in country music history. Tucker broke on to the scene in 1972 at the age of 13 with her first hit record “Delta Dawn,” and since then, she has sold more than 25 million records, released 25 studio albums and earned multiple Country Music Awards and Academy of Country Music Awards. Once dubbed as the “female Elvis Presley,” Tucker continues to captivate music fans worldwide with her storytelling ability and undeniable vocals.
Born in Seminole, Texas, Tanya Tucker had her first country hit, the classic “Delta Dawn” at the age of 13 in 1972. Since that auspicious beginning, she has become one of the most admired and influential artists in country music history, amassing 23 Top 40 albums and a stellar string of 56 Top 40 singles, ten of which reached the No. 1 spot on the Billboard country charts.
Tucker’s indelible songs include some of country music’s biggest hits such as the aforementioned “Delta Dawn,” “Soon,” “Two Sparrows in a Hurricane,” “It’s a Little Too Late,””Trouble,” “Texas (When I Die),” “If It Don’t Come Easy” and “Strong Enough To Bend.”
Tucker is also the recipient of numerous awards, including two CMAs, two ACMs and three CMT awards. Recently, Tucker received four GRAMMY® Award nominations including Song Of The Year: “Bring My Flowers Now,” Best Country Album: While I’m Livin’, Best Country Solo Performance: “Bring My Flowers Now,” and Best Country Song: “Bring My Flowers Now.” The four nominations lead all 2020 Country GRAMMY® nominees.