Naomi Judd

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Naomi Judd
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Naomi Judd in 2012
Background information
Birth nameDiana Ellen Judd
Born (1946-01-11) January 11, 1946 (age 73)
OriginAshland, Kentucky, U.S.
GenresCountry
OccupationsSinger-songwriter
InstrumentsVocals
Years active1983–present
LabelsRCA Records/Curb
Associated actsThe Judds
Websitenaomijudd.com

Naomi Judd (born January 11, 1946) is an American country music singer, songwriter, and activist.

Naomi is the mother of Christina Ciminella (aka Wynonna Judd) and Ashley. Ashley is an American movie and stage actress. Naomi and daughter Wynonna formed a successful country singing duo called The Judds. That group ended after Naomi was diagnosed with hepatitis C in 1990.[1] Judd is also a writer.

References[change | change source]

  1. Anstett, Patricia (6 July 1998). "Naomi Judd Bounces Back From Hepatitis C Diagnosis: `I'm Cured'". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 5 March 2014.