Trace Adkins

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Trace Adkins
Trace Adkins on stage.jpg
At sea aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72), Nov. 27, 2002
Background information
Birth nameTracy Darrell Adkins
Born (1962-01-13) January 13, 1962 (age 57)
OriginSpringhill, Louisiana, USA
GenresCountry, country rock, blues rock
InstrumentsVocals
Guitar[1]
Years active1995–present
LabelsCapitol Nashville, Show Dog-Universal Music
Associated actsRandy Houser, Jamey Johnson, 38 Special, Ronnie Milsap, Toby Keith, Blake Shelton
WebsiteTraceAdkins.com

Tracy Darrell "Trace" Adkins (born January 13, 1962) is an American country music musician and singer.[2] Trace was born Springhill, Louisiana. He has had 3 number one hits on the Billboard country charts.

In January 2010, Adkins left his long-time record label, Capitol Nashville. He then signed with Show Dog-Universal Music.[3][4]

Albums[change | change source]

Awards[change | change source]

Year Award Result
1996 ACM Top New Male Vocalist Won
2008 CMT Male Video of the Year - "I Got My Game On" Won
Grammy - Best Male Country Vocal Performance - "You're Gonna Miss This" Nominated
Grammy - Best Country Song - "You're Gonna Miss This" (Ashley Gorley & Lee Thomas Miller) Nominated
2009 ACM Single of the Year - "You're Gonna Miss This" Won
Grammy - Best Male Country Vocal Performance - "All I Ask For Anymore" Nominated
Grammy - Best Country Song - "All I Ask For Anymore" (Casey Beathard & Tim James) Nominated
2010 ACM Vocal Event of the Year - "Hillbilly Bone" with Blake Shelton Won
CMT Award - Collaborative Video of the Year - "Hillbilly Bone" with Blake Shelton Won

References[change | change source]

  1. Huey, Steve. "Trace Adkins Biography". Allmusic. Retrieved 2007-12-21.
  2. "Trace Adkins: A Personal Stand". Cmt.com. 2007-11-26. Retrieved 2011-12-08.
  3. "Adkins Joins Show Dog Universal". MusicRow. 2010-01-13. Retrieved 2010-04-27.
  4. Roughstock Staff (2010-01-13). "Trace Adkins Joins Show Dog-Universal Records". Roughstock.com. Retrieved 2010-04-27.