“She wears her crown well”

“In 2011, the singer, daughter of late Texas blues guitar legend Johnny Clyde Copeland, was proclaimed “Queen of the Blues” by the City of Chicago and the State of Illinois, succeeding the late Koko Taylor. Possessor of a soulful, gritty, and powerful voice, she wears her crown well,” writes The Boston Globe before Shemekia’s show at the Regatta Bar in Cambridge, Massachussets, this coming Thursday, April 14.