Shemekia working on new album
with incredible musicians

Shemekia Copeland has been traveling back and forth to Nashville, Tennessee, where she is recording her new album, to be released in 2018 —an album with incredible guest musicians.

Here are some pictures…

January 9, 2018 – With John Prine

Back in Nashville dueting on my next CD with legendary songwriter and American treasure, John Prine. One of the coolest things I’ve ever done. What an honor!! And he is a major sweetie. Wait… wait ‘til you hear it!!



December 3, 2017 – With Steve Cropper

The World’s Greatest Soul Guitarist, the incomparable Steve Cropper, just stopped by to add his talents to the new CD. I LOVE that man!! And you’re gonna LOVE the Original Blues Brother’s playing!!


November 30, 2017 – With Kenny Sears

What’s a fiddler doing on a Blues CD? Wait until you hear what Kenny Sears of the Grammy winning Time Jumpers just laid down!!


Taking a beer break between songs in the studio. Relaxing my vocal cords!!


November 29, 2017 – With Will Kimbrough

In Nashville recording with Will Kimbrough, producer and guitarist extraordinaire, having a ball!! Gonna be the best CD ever!!


November 8, 2017 – With Rhiannon Giddens

Working on my next CD with the incredible Rhiannon Giddens… just as talented as she is beautiful. Beyond belief banjo. Can’t wait for you to hear it!!


October 12, 2017 – With manager John Hahn, Mary Gauthier, and Will Kimbrough

One of my absolute favorite songwriters anywhere, Mary Gauthier, stopped by the studio to join me singing a song she wrote and hang out with John and my awesome producer, Will Kimbrough. Thanks, Mary!!


October 11, 2017 – With Lex Price, Will Kimbrough, Pete Abbott

Hanging out at the studio in Nashville recording my next CD with Lex Price, Will Kimbrough and Pete Abbott. Can’t wait for you to hear it!!