In Addition Trisha Yearwood Would Also Win Accolades From The Academy Of Country

Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood


She came to prominence with her debut single, “She’s in Love with the Boy” which became a number 1 on the Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart in 1991. Yearwood also found major success in country radio during much of the 1990s, including with the 1997 song “How Do I Live.” Initially released on the soundtrack of the film, Con Air, the song was also issued on her “greatest hits” compilation entitled (Songbook) A Collection of Hits (1997) and would eventually win Best Female Country Vocal Performance from the Grammy Awards. in addition she would also win accolades from the Academy of Country Music and Country Music Association Awards in 1997 and 1998.

In 1990 Trisha Yearwood Sang Background Vocals On Brooks Second Album No Fences

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In addition she would also win accolades from the Academy of Country Music and Country Music Association Awards in 1997 and 1998. She then attended The University of Georgia, however grew unhappy with the school’s large campus, and transferred in 1985 to Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee. While in school at Belmont, Yearwood gained an internship with MTM Records, and was eventually hired as a full time employee following her graduation. in 1990, she sang background vocals on Brooks’ second album, No Fences, and performed live at a label showcase. She was also the subject of the book, Get Hot or Go Home, a full length biography of Yearwood’s life and career written by Lisa Gubernick. in 1991, she was named “Top New Female Vocalist” by the Academy of Country Music Awards, and was also voted by the American Music Awards in 1992, “Favorite New Country Artist.” in 1992, Yearwood released her second studio album, Hearts in Armor, which was critically acclaimed. The album was a departure from her previous album, as it contained almost all ballads and some collaborations with other music artists, including Don Henley, Emmylou Harris and Raul Malo of the country music band, The Mavericks.
Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood

Aside From Her Success In Country Music Trisha Yearwood Has Also Donated Her

Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood


She is best known for her ballads about vulnerable young women from a female perspective that have been described by some music critics as “strong” and “confident.” Trisha Yearwood signed with MCA Records in 1990. Her second album release, Hearts in Armor (1992) reflected Yearwood’s own personal issues, which won her widespread critical acclaim among music critics and further success in country music. Her later album releases such as The Song Remembers When (1993), Thinkin’ About You (1995) and Everybody Knows (1996) also demonstrated her creative control, featuring collaborations from Rodney Crowell, Willie Nelson and Garth Brooks. Aside from her success in country music, she has also donated her time as a philanthropist, working with Habitat for Humanity and the Make a Wish Foundation. Yearwood was born in Monticello, Georgia, United States to Gwen Yearwood, a schoolteacher and Jack Yearwood, a local banker.