Sara Lynn Evans is an American country music singer and songwriter. Evans has released eight studio albums. She has won one award each from Billboard, the Academy of Country Music, the Country Music Association, Broadcast Music Incorporated, and a Dove Award.
About Sara Evans in brief
Sara Lynn Evans is an American country music singer and songwriter. Evans has released eight studio albums: Three Chords and the Truth, No Place That Far, Born to Fly, Restless, Real Fine Place, Stronger, Slow Me Down, Words, and a 2007 greatest hits package. She has won one award each from Billboard, the Academy of Country Music, the Country Music Association, Broadcast Music Incorporated, and a Dove Award. Evans was born in Boonville, Missouri, in 1971, and is of Welsh, English, Irish, and Native American descent. At the age of eight, she was struck by an automobile in front of the family home, and her legs suffered multiple fractures. She continued singing to help pay her medical bills. Evans moved to Nashville, Tennessee, in 1991 to be a country music artist. She met fellow musician Craig Schelske and left Nashville with him in 1992, moving to Oregon. She returned to Nashville in 1995 and began recording demos. In 1997, Evans lent her vocals to fellow RCA label mate Martina McBride on the latter’s Evolution album. Evans released her fourth studio album, Restless, on August 19, 2003. In 2001, Evans was the most-nominated artist with seven overall Country Music Awards nominations. In 2004, she won her first CMA award when she won the Video of the Year award for “Born to Fly,” her first major country music video. In 2007, Evans released a greatest hits album, At Christmas, which was a different sound to her previous albums.
The album’s title track, “Copy That,” was a Number One hit on the Hot Country Songs chart. Evans is married to fellow country singer Craig Sc Helske, and the couple have a daughter, Kaitlin, who is also a singer-songwriter. The couple has a son, Jack, who was born on September 11, 2008. Evans and her husband live in Oregon and have two children, Jack and Kaitlyn, who are both singers-songwriters. They have a son named Jack who is the son of former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, and daughter-in-law, Amy Grant, a former First Lady of the United States, and former First lady of South Carolina, Laura Bush. Evans also has a daughter-daughter-daughter, Kacey, who has been married to former President George W. Bush since 2009. She is the mother of two-year-old son Jack, and one-year daughter-to-be Kacey Evans. She currently lives in Nashville,Tennessee, with her husband Craig. Evans’ third studio album was released on October 10, 2000. She insisted on hiring Seattle-based rock drummer Matt Chamberlain, who brought a different look to her music. She had her first hit in late 1998-early 1999 with \”No Place that Far\”, the second single from the album of the same name, which went to number one. Four additional singles of hers have reached number one as well.