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Nancy Wilson

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Nancy Wilson in 1968

Source: Wikipedia

Nancy Wilson (born February 20, 1937) is an American singer with more than 70 albums, and three Grammy Awards. She has been labeled a singer of blues, jazz, cabaret, pop and soul; a "consummate actress"; and "the complete entertainer." The title she prefers, however, is song stylist. She has received many nicknames including "Sweet Nancy", "The Baby", "Fancy Miss Nancy" and "The Girl With the Honey-Coated Voice".

Fact file

  • Born: February 20, 1937 (age 78)
  • Origin: Chillicothe, Ohio, U.S.
  • Genres: Blues, jazz, cabaret, pop, soul
  • Occupation(s): Vocalist
  • Years active: 1956–present
  • Labels: MCG Jazz, Capitol, Blue Note
  • Associated acts: Ramsey Lewis, George Shearing, Cannonball Adderley, James Ingram, Hank Jones, Billy Taylor

Read more about Nancy Wilson at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

Heart's Ann & Nancy Wilson On Upcoming Tour With Sheryl Crow, Brandi Carlile: 'It's Time For Women To Unite'
Billboard, 2019-03-08 15:59:59
Before they roared through "Crazy on You" at New York's Beacon Theatre on Thursday night (March 7), Ann and Nancy Wilson of Heart spoke...

Ann & Nancy Wilson to Reunite for Love Rocks NYC Performance
Billboard, 2019-02-25 15:59:59
Heart's Ann and Nancy Wilson will join forces for a good cause next month and perform together for the first time in three years at Love...

Passage: Nancy Wilson
CBS Entertainment Ne, 2018-12-16 15:26:45
"Sunday Morning" remembers the Grammy Award-winning song stylist Nancy Wilson, who died this past week at the age of 81.

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