Profile

Jennifer Nettles

Musician
Female
Born Sep 12, 1974

Jennifer Nettles is an American country music artist. She is known primarily for her role as lead vocalist of the duo Sugarland alongside Kristian Bush. Before Sugarland's inception, she also fronted Atlanta, Georgia-based bands called Soul Miner's Daughter and Jennifer Nettles Band.… Read More

related links

News + Updates

Browse recent news and stories about Jennifer Nettles.

  • 572cf5c01300001a01380d86
    19 Songs That Beautifully Capture Motherhood
    Huffington Post - May 06, 2016
  • S sleep apnea hearing loss mini
    Top 20 Country Artists To Watch In 2016
    Huffington Post - Dec 22, 2015
  • S default mini
    "Coat Of Many Colors" Brings Dolly's Song To Life
    Huffington Post - Dec 09, 2015
  • S default mini
    Dolly Parton's Coat Of Many Colors & Several Hankies
    Huffington Post - Dec 09, 2015

Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Jennifer Nettles.

CHILDHOOD

1974 Birth Born on September 12, 1974.

TEENAGE

1986 11 Years Old Nettles began performing at school assemblies, her Southern Baptist church, and in community theater. She was also a member of Georgia 4-H's Clovers & Company performing arts group from 1986 to 1993.

TWENTIES

1997 - 1998 2 More Events
1999 24 Years Old In 1999, she formed the Jennifer Nettles Band, with whom she released three studio albums and two live albums.
2000 25 Years Old The band, who in addition to Nettles included Brad Sikes (drums), Scott Nicholson (piano), Wesley Lupold (bass), and Mike Cebulski (percussion), was selected the grand prize winner from more than 2000 bands in "The Big Deal $100,000 Music Search" presented by Mars Music.
2003 28 Years Old In 2003, Nettles teamed up with Kristen Hall and Kristian Bush to form Sugarland. … Read More

THIRTIES

2006 31 Years Old 1 More Event
Sugarland was nominated for a Grammy award in the Best New Artist category in 2006. … Read More
2007 32 Years Old In February 2007, Nettles and Bon Jovi won a Grammy for Best Country Vocal Collaboration.
2008 33 Years Old In early December 2008, Sugarland received three Grammy Award nominations and performed on the 51st Annual Grammy Awards show on February 8, 2009. … Read More
2009 34 Years Old On Sunday, January 18, 2009, Nettles performed at the We Are One: The Obama Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial, singing James Taylor's "Shower the People" with James Taylor and John Legend. … Read More
2010 35 Years Old ABC-TV broadcast the first CMA Country Christmas, hosted by Nettles, on November 29, 2010. … Read More
2011 36 Years Old On Saturday, November 26th, 2011, Jennifer married her boyfriend of two years, Justin Miller, in a sunset ceremony at Blackberry Farms in East Tennessee.
In February 2012, she was one of a group of celebrities who walked down a catwalk in red dresses for the 'Heart Truth Red Dress Collection' show, part of New York Fashion Week.She wore a David Meister dress. … Read More
Original Authors of this text are noted on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jennifer_Nettles.
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.