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Singer-songwriter Nanci Griffith lifeless at 68



Singer-songwriter Nanci Griffith has died on the age of 68, her administration firm, Gold Mountain Leisure, introduced.

“It was Nanci’s want that no additional formal assertion or press launch occur for per week following her passing,” her representatives mentioned in an announcement to The New York Instances Friday.

The Texas artist’s songs have been categorized as people, nation, and pop. She racked up 4 Grammy Award nominations throughout a profession that started with the 1978 launch of her debut album, There is a Gentle Past These Woods.

Her solely Grammy win was in 1993 for Finest Modern People Album for Different Voices/Different Rooms.

She was recognized for writing and/or performing songs like “From a Distance,” “Love on the 5 and Dime,” “Tecumseh Valley” and “As soon as in a Very Blue Moon.”

Her ultimate album, Intersection, was launched in 2012.

Nation music scion Rosanne Money remembered Griffith on Twitter Friday.

“Someday within the 90’s, Nanci Griffith, Mary Chapin Carpenter & I did a songwriter-in-the-round present on the Backside Line in NYC. Nanci performed ‘Hassle within the Fields’. It was–is–stunning,” Money wrote.


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