Gretchen Peters

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Nashville, TN

Beauty tempered by dread, sorrow buoyed by hope, these are the ever-present tugs of war that make life worth living and songs worth writing. And they are the over-riding themes that make Gretchen Peters one of her generation's most compelling singer/songwriters. 

“The natural successor to Lucinda Williams. – Uncut


“Stunning… Each song drips with vivid details, which her voice brings to life.” – John Platt, WFUV, New York City

Winner CMA Song of the Year for "Independence Day", 1995
2x Grammy nominee for "Independence Day" (1995) and "You Don't Even Know Who I Am" (1996)

Inducted into Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame (2014)

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