CD

Kind hearted woman

Michelle Shocked (performer)
Title
Kind hearted woman
Performer
Michelle Shocked
Publisher
Private, 1996
1 cd
Playing time
00:44:06
EAN
0010058214526
CDR
JK83831
Placing suggestion
78 - Pop (NBLC) P - Populaire muziek (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 3 times in Flemish libraries

About Michelle Shocked

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Michelle Shocked (born Karen Michelle Johnston; February 24, 1962) is an American singer-songwriter. Her music entered the Billboard Hot 100, was nominated for Grammy award for Best Contemporary Folk Recording, and received a Folk Album of the Year at the CMJ New Music Awards.

Early life

Shocked was born Karen Michelle Johnston on February 24, 1962, in Dallas, Texas, at the Baylor University Medical Center. Her stepfather was in the US Army and the family moved from base to base, eventually settling in Gilmer, Texas. Her mother was Mormon and she was raised in that faith. Her mother had her committed to a psychiatric hospital for a time during years of drug abuse. Johnston went through a punk rock phase, wearing a Mohawk hairdo and squatting in abandoned buildings in San Francisco, California.

Career

In 1984, Johnston adopted the stage name "Mi…Read more on Wikipedia