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Tanya Tucker is a Grammy Award-nominated artist who is one of country music's biggest stars, with scores of Top 10 hits like "Delta Dawn" and "Here's Some Love."
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In 1992, she was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame's Walkway of Stars and won Country Music Television's Female Video Artist of the Year award. By 1997, Tucker released her 30th album, Complicated, as well as her autobiography, Nickel Dreams: My Life,with co-writer Patsy Bale Cox.
In 2002, Tanya Tucker left Capitol Records and released the album Tanya on her own label,
Tuckertime. Two live albums followed before she dropped My Turn (2009) under the Saguaro Road imprint. The collection showcases Tucker covering songs originally performed by male artists like George Jones, Merle Haggard and Charley Pride. The packaging of the album featured the singer cradling the hat of her father, who died in 2006.
Tucker has also starred in her own reality TV series, Tuckerville, which aired on The Learning Channel from 2005-2006 with 31 episodes and featured the artist with her children.
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