Shooter Jennings

Born May 19, 1979

Waylon Albright "Shooter" Jennings is an American singer-songwriter active in the country music and Southern rock genres as well as making his first foray into psychedelic rock in 2009. Signed to Universal South Records, Jennings made his debut with the single "4th Of July" of his 2005 album Put the "O" Back in Country. Which peaked at No.  26 on the Billboard country charts.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Shooter Jennings.


1979 Birth Born May 19, 1979, Shooter Jennings is the only child of country music icons Waylon Jennings and Jessi Colter. … Read More


1996 17 Years Old In 1996 Jennings and his father recorded an album together. … Read More


2001 22 Years Old 1 More Event
Jennings began dating actress Drea de Matteo in 2001.
2002 - 2004 3 More Events
2005 26 Years Old 1 More Event
…  Signed to Universal South Records, Jennings made his debut with the single "4th Of July" of his 2005 album Put the "O" Back in Country, which peaked at No. 22 on the Billboard country charts. … Read More
2006 27 Years Old Though recorded before Put the "O" Back in Country, released on April 4, 2006, Electric Rodeo was released as Jennings's second solo album. … Read More


They became engaged on June 11, 2009, when Jennings proposed onstage at the Stanley Center during a show in Utica, New York. … Read More
It was released independently on March 2, 2010 through Black Country Rock Records, and although it was seen as a complete departure from his country sound, the album showed off the diversity as an artist and gained him much critical acclaim, as well as a brand new underground following. … Read More
2011 32 Years Old In 2011, along with childhood friend and master pianist Erik Deutsch, Jennings formed "The Triple Crown", a new backing band featuring Erik Deutsch on piano, Tony Leone on drums, Jeff Hill on bass, Jon Graboff on pedal steel, Eleanor Whitmore on fiddle and Chris Masterson on lead guitar.
On March 13, 2012, having signed a record deal with E1 Music, and with The Triple Crown along for the ride, Jennings returned to his country roots with the release of the album Family Man, his first self-produced outing. The album was originally meant to contain eighteen tracks, but was instead split into two albums; One being "Family Man" and the second being the 2013's "The Other life".
2013 34 Years Old 1 More Event
Jennings married Misty Brooke Swain on June 4, 2013 in Joshua Tree, California. … Read More
On February 27, 2014, Jennings revealed he would be releasing a spoken word follow up to Hierophant's 2010 album, Black Ribbons, titled The Magic, inspired by first story in the controversially interactive horror series thirteen. … Read More
2015 36 Years Old In 2015, Jennings release "From Here to Eternity", an ambitious BBS door game that draws inspiration and references from movies, cartoons and retro video games. … Read More
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