Watch Sturgill Simpson's GRAMMY Performance With The Dap Kings February 13, 2017 14:23
Sunday night was a monumental occasion for modern day country outlaw Sturgill Simpson, who won the GRAMMY Award for 'Best Country Album' and was also joined with the late Sharon Jones' band, The Dap Kings, for a killer performance of "All Around You." Simpson, who was also nominated for 'Album of the Year', has been making noise and turning heads across the music scene for the past two years with his unique and honest approach to modern country music. You can watch the Simpson's GRAMMY performance below and click here for the details on his recently announced 2017 tour dates.
Sturgill Simpson is an American country music and roots rock singer-songwriter. To date, he has released three albums as a solo artist. He released two albums independently, High Top Mountain in 2013 and Metamodern Sounds in Country Music in 2014. His second album is notable for being nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Americana Album, being listed 18th on Rolling Stone's "50 Best Albums of 2014," and also being named among "NPR's 50 Favorite Albums of 2014." His third studio album, A Sailor's Guide to Earth, was released on Atlantic Records and was Simpson's first major-label release.
Watch Sturgill Simpson & The Dap Kings perform "All Around You" here: