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Sheryl Crow

Musician and Actress
Female
Born Feb 11, 1962

Sheryl Suzanne Crow is an American musician, singer, and songwriter. Her music incorporates elements of rock, folk, hip hop, country, and pop. She has released seven studio albums, two compilations, and a live album, and has contributed to various film soundtracks. She has sold more than 17 million albums in the United States and over 50 million albums worldwide. Additionally, Crow has garnered nine Grammy Awards.… Read More

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Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Sheryl Crow.

CHILDHOOD

1962 Birth Born on February 11, 1962.

TWENTIES

1987 25 Years Old Crow toured with Michael Jackson as a backing vocalist during his Bad World Tour 1987–89 and often performed with Jackson on "I Just Can't Stop Loving You". … Read More
1990 28 Years Old Crow also sang in the short-lived Steven Bochco drama Cop Rock in 1990. … Read More

THIRTIES

1992 - 1994 4 More Events
1995 33 Years Old 1 More Event
The album also won Crow three Grammy Awards, in 1995: Record of the Year, Best New Artist and Best Female Vocal Performance.
1996 - 1997 2 More Events
Crow collaborated on Scott Weiland's 1998 album, 12 Bar Blues.
The album won Best Rock Album at the 1999 Grammy Awards. It was re-released in 1999, with a bonus track, Crow's cover of the Guns N' Roses song "Sweet Child o' Mine," which was included on the soundtrack of the film Big Daddy. The song won the 1999 Grammy for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance. … Read More

FORTIES

2002 40 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2002, as a result of her friend Kent Sexton dying from scleroderma, she interrupted work on her new album C'mon C'mon to record the traditional hymn Be Still, My Soul, to be played at his funeral. … Read More
Crow opposed the 2003 invasion of Iraq, wearing a shirt that read "I don't believe in your war, Mr. Bush!" during a performance on Good Morning America and posting an open letter explaining her opposition on her website. … Read More
2004 - 2005 3 More Events
In 2006, Crow contributed "Real Gone", the opening track to the soundtrack for Disney and Pixar's 2006 animated film Cars.
2007 45 Years Old 1 More Event
Crow wrote a foreword for the book Crazy Sexy Cancer Tips, a book written by Kris Carr that was based on her 2007 documentary film Crazy Sexy Cancer.
Crow returned with her sixth studio album Detours, which was released on February 5, 2008. … Read More
2009 47 Years Old 1 More Event
On 4 April 2009 Crow, who practices Transcendental Meditation, took part in a benefit concert at the Radio City Music Hall in New York organized by the David Lynch Foundation supporting the Foundation’s goal of teaching one million at-risk students to meditate. … Read More
In 2010, Crow contributed the original spoken-word track My Name Is Mwamaroyi to the Enough Project and Downtown Records' Raise Hope for Congo compilation. … Read More
In July 2011, Crow performed at the opening night of the Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo,. … Read More

FIFTIES

In September 2012, she was featured in a campaign called 30 Songs/30 Days to support Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, a multi-platform media project inspired by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn’s book. … Read More
2013 51 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2013, Crow signed a recording contract with Warner Music Nashville and, a few months later, released Easy, the first single from the upcoming album, which became her first top twenty country radio hit and her highest charting lead single since 2005.
2014 52 Years Old 1 More Event
Crow was one of the opening acts for George Strait's 2014 leg of The Cowboy Rides Away Tour. Along with Stevie Nicks, Bonnie Raitt, Emmylou Harris and Carrie Underwood, the singer made an appearance at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, paying tribute to Linda Ronstadt, who was one of the inductees of 2014.
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