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Shemekia Copeland (b Harlem, New York City, 10 April 1979) is an American blues singer.

The daughter of blues guitarist and singer Johnny Copeland, she began to pursue a singing career in earnest at age 16, when her father's health began to decline; he took Shemekia on tour as his opening act, which helped establish her name on the blues circuit.

She landed a record deal with Alligator, which issued her debut album "Turn…

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  • She's amazing! I found her out of nowhere on a wikipedia page. What a voice!
  • Der Apfel fällt nicht weit vom Stamm, schon der Vater Johnny Copeland war ein einmaliger Bluesmusiker, die Tochter Shemekia steht ihm in nichts nach. The apple does not fall far from the tree, already her father Johnny Copeland was a unique blues musician, the daughter Shemekia is not far behind him.
  • buy original cd to keep blues still alive :3
  • I heard "I'll be your baby tonight" on the radio today. I loved the song! It's from her newest album (?). I'd love to hear it again, but I can't find it anywhere! :(
  • sie ist soooo gut...
  • for fans this music http://www.blues-rock-radio.com/
  • Eines Tages möchte ich dich live sehen. Freue mich schon heute drauf!
  • Great voice! Looking forward to seeing Shemekia at the Salmon Arm Roots and Blues Festival this August. She is on the line-up at http://www.rootsandblues.ca/2010-performers/
  • "Talking to Strangers" is my favourite one!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!))))

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