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Wynonna Judd

Country Singer
Female
Born May 30, 1964
Age 52
Hometown Ashland, Kentucky

Wynonna Ellen Judd is an American country music singer. Her solo albums and singles are all credited to the singular name Wynonna. Wynonna first rose to fame in the 1980s alongside her mother, Naomi, in the country music duo The Judds. The duo released seven albums on Curb Records in addition to charting 26 singles, of which 14 were number one hits. After The Judds disbanded in 1991, Wynonna began a solo career, also on Curb.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1964 Birth Wynonna was born Christina Claire Ciminella in Ashland, Kentucky, on May 30, 1964. … Read More
1968 4 Years Old Naomi and Ciminella moved with the girls to Los Angeles in 1968 and subsequently divorced in 1972.

TEENAGE

1976 12 Years Old By 1976, Wynonna and Naomi were living in Kentucky, where Wynonna took inspiration from the country music that her mother listened to and learned to play guitar after receiving one for Christmas. … Read More
1983 19 Years Old Wynonna and Naomi were signed to RCA Records in 1983 as the duo The Judds. … Read More

TWENTIES

1992 28 Years Old 1 More Event
On January 27, 1992, Wynonna performed solo on television for the first time at the American Music Awards. … Read More
1993 29 Years Old 1 More Event
Her second album, Tell Me Why, was released by MCA/Curb in 1993. … Read More

THIRTIES

1994 - 1995 2 More Events
In 1996, she married Arch Kelly, the father of her daughter and son.
1999 35 Years Old In 1999, Wynonna decided to reunite with her mother for a tour beginning on New Year's Eve. … Read More
What the World Needs Now Is Love, her sixth studio album, was released in August 2003, on Curb records. … Read More

FORTIES

2004 40 Years Old On July 9, 2004, CMT Crossroads: Wynonna & Heart aired on CMT. … Read More
…  In the year 2005 Judd was a guest star on the show Hope & Faith in the episode "Wife Swap: Part 1 and Part 2" where she played the mean and rich Cynthia.
2006 42 Years Old In 2006, she won was nominated for "Tennessean of the Year" for her continuous humanitarian efforts. … Read More
2007 43 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2007, Wynonna starred in a special television event on NBC honoring her 23-year career titled "Wynonna: A Tribute on Ice", which featured skating champions such as Kimmie Meissner and Brian Boitano. … Read More
2008 - 2009 2 More Events
2010 46 Years Old On July 21, 2010, Judd, along with her daughter and tour manager were involved in a head-on collision in Salt Lake City, Utah, on their way to a sushi restaurant. … Read More
On April 10, 2011, The Judds debuted on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. … Read More
2012 48 Years Old 1 More Event
This album—her first with all new material in over four years—was recorded in her own home studio and is deeply personal, especially noting the life-changing events the couple experienced in 2012.
In March 2013 Wynonna released "Something You Can't Live Without," the first single off her forthcoming full-length album, produced by her husband/drummer Cactus Moser and set for release 2013 on Curb Records.
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