February 11, 1962 (62)
Sheryl Crow is an American musician widely recognized for her profound influence on the rock and pop genre with her debut album “Tuesday Night Music Club.”
Crow first came into the limelight with her 1993 album, “Tuesday Night Music Club.” The album was a worldwide hit and spawned several popular singles, including the classic “All I Wanna Do.” The success of her debut album laid a strong foundation for her ensuing career, enabling her to continuously evolve as an artist. Crow’s discography is vast and diverse, encompassing elements of rock, folk, country, and pop. Her 1996 self-titled album “Sheryl Crow” and the 1998 record “The Globe Sessions” were also critically acclaimed and commercially successful.
Over the course of her illustrious career, Crow has collaborated with a host of renowned artists and celebrities. Early in her career, she worked with the likes of Sting and Eric Clapton, while more recent collaborations have seen her working with the Rolling Stones and B.B. King. She performed alongside Johnny Cash on a posthumous release of his song “Redemption Day” and even shared a stage with Bruce Springsteen for a rendition of “My City of Ruins.” Crow’s collaborative work also spans outside the music industry, as she’s worked with filmmaker Lance Bangs and novelist Amy Tan, among others.
Crow’s contributions to music haven’t gone unnoticed. She is the recipient of several prestigious awards, recognizing her talent and influence in the music industry. Crow received the Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 1995, and her song “All I Wanna Do” won the Grammy Award for Record of the Year the same year. Her work on “Sheryl Crow” won her the Grammy for Best Rock Album in 1997, and she repeated this feat with “The Globe Sessions” in 1999.
Beyond her music, Crow is known for her passionate advocacy for animals and support for related non-profit organizations. She is actively involved with the World Animal Protection, an organization committed to preventing animal cruelty worldwide. Crow has also teamed up with the American Wild Horse Campaign to help protect and preserve America’s wild horses