Steve Earle

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Steve Earle

Steve Earle performing at the Midlands Music Festival in 2007.
Background information
Birth name Stephen Fain Earle
Born January 17, 1955(1955-01-17)
Hampton, Virginia, U.S.
Origin Schertz, Texas, U.S.
Genres Country, rock and roll, folk
Occupations Singer-songwriter, Author, Playwright
Labels MCA Nashville, New West, E² Records, Warner Bros.
Associated acts Allison Moorer, Justin Townes Earle, Guy Clark, Townes Van Zandt, Buddy Miller, Joan Baez, Del McCoury Band, Lucinda Williams

Stephen Fain "Steve" Earle (born January 17, 1955 in Hampton, Virginia) is an American country/rock singer-songwriter. He has received a total of fourteen nominations for Grammy Awards and has won 3; 1 for Best Contemporary Folk Album for The Revolution Starts Now, 1 for Best Contemporary Folk/Americana Album (Vocal or Instrumental) for Washington Square Serenade and 1 for Best Contemporary Folk/Americana Album for Townes. He is also known for being a political activist and his views towards anti-war and anti-death penalty policies.

Albums[change | change source]

Year Album
1986 Guitar Town
1987 Exit 0
1988 Copperhead Road
1990 The Hard Way
1995 Train a Comin'
1996 I Feel Alright
1997 El Corazón
1999 The Mountain
2000 Transcendental Blues
2002 Jerusalem
2006 The Revolution Starts Now
2006 Washington Square Serenade
2008 Townes
2010 I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive

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