Gretchen Frances Wilson (born June 26, 1973) is an American country music artist. She made her debut in 2004 with the Grammy Award-winning single "Redneck Woman", a number-one hit on the Billboard country charts. The song served as the lead-off single of her debut album, Here...Wikipedia
Born: 26th June, 1973, Pocahontas, Illinois, USA
Height: 5' 7" (170 cm)
Claim to Fame: Here for the Party
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All Jacked Up is the second album by American country musician, Gretchen Wilson, released in 2005 on Epic Nashville (see 2005 in country music). It debuted at number one in the Billboard 200 with 264,000 copies sold in its initial week. The album's title track served as its lead-off single. Debuting at No. 21 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, it set what was then the record for the highest-debuting single by a female country artist. "All Jacked Up" went on to peak at No. 8 on the country charts, and was followed by three more singles: "I Don't Feel Like Loving You Today" (No. 22), "Politically Uncorrect" (No. 23), and "California Girls" (No. 25). Overall, All Jacked Up was certified platinum by the RIAA for shipments of one million copies in the U.S.
Country superstar Gretchen Wilson has added another award to her already full awards shelf. This one doesn`t include singing, however. Wilson earned her General Educational Development exam recently, which earns her a high school diploma.
Wilson, known for her song "Redneck Woman" that spent five weeks at No. 1 on Billboard`s Hot Country Songs, also earned a 2005 Grammy for that song. Her debut album sold 4.5 million copies.
Despite the awards and hard-earned success, Wilson said she wanted to prove to her seven-year-old daughter that you need an education to... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 6 years ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The winner of Country Music Television`s "Gone Country" reality show was born in Madrid, Spain, and raised in Miami, but these days Julio Iglesias Jr. is spending a lot of time in Nashville.
Iglesias, the son of the well-known Spanish singer Julio Iglesias, lived with six other contestants — R&B singers Bobby Brown and Sisqo, Twisted Sister`s Dee Snider, "American Idol" finalist Diana DeGarmo, Carnie Wilson of Wilson Phillips fame and "The Brady Bunch" star Maureen McCormick — as they competed for a record... Read More
Posted by NewsHound 6 years ago
Is a huge fan of the St. Louis Cardinals baseball team. In fact, she recorded a version of her hit song, "Redneck Woman", entitled "Redbird Fever" in honor of the Cardinals.
Gretchen won as breakthrough artist at the 32nd Annual American Music Awards [November 14, 2004].
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