Biography - A Short Wiki
Grammy Award-winning folk and country singer-songwriter who played with the Blue Moon Orchestra.
She attended the University of Texas.
She survived both breast and thyroid cancer.
She was briefly married to singer Eric Taylor and was engaged to singer Tom Kimmel.
She released a cover of “From a Distance,” which was covered by Bette Midler to more acclaim.
How did Nanci Griffith die?
|Cause of death||N/A|
|Age of death||68 years|
|Birthday||July 6, 1953|
|Death date||August 13, 2021|
|Place of death||Nashville, Tennessee, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|
It was nice to focus on things outside of my body. Music has always done that for me.Nanci Griffith
I decided it was time to pay tribute to my own songs, to give them the opportunity to mature and be adult.Nanci Griffith
Live well. Sing out, sing loud, and sing often. And God bless the child that’s got a song.Nanci Griffith
I feel like, in some ways, I’m just a journalist.Nanci Griffith
I was always more interested in story songs, things with a point of view… and things that informed me.Nanci Griffith