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Rhiannon Giddens Bio

Rhiannon Giddens is an American musician and well recognized as the lead singer, violinist, banjo player and partner of the Grammy-winning country and  blues and old-time music band Carolina Chocolate Drops. 

Biography: She belongs from Greensboro, North Carolina. She was born 21 Feb 1977 in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States.

Education: She completed his education of Oberlin Conservatory from where, she completed his Opera.

Career: She has released her two solo albums Tomorrow Is My Turn (2015) and Freedom Highway (2017).

Specialization: Folk, bluegrass, country, gospel, blues, jazz, soul, R&B, Celtic, Americana.

Instruments: Vocals, violin, banjo.

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Musical Career: When she decided making her career in Music that year was 2005 and that time she was busy for  competing in Scottish music competitions, attended the Black Banjo and Now Gathering, in Boone, North Carolina. When she met with Dom Flemons and Sule Greg Wilson then they started their musical team and started performing as a “postmodern string band”, Sankofa Strings as a professional musician.

Same time, she had been performing as a regular caller at local contra dances and featured in a Celtic music band called Gaelwynd. After that they released so many CD albums. After that she and her team member Flemons made a big team, in which some other musicians were included and they won the Grammy winning Carolina Chocolate Drops in 2005.

In 2007, she again made a history and her contribution in music is going on nowadays too. She has achieved so much in very short time period and she gives all credit of her success to her team and her family members. She has made special place in the hearts of viewers with her music and albums.

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Social Media: She has good presence on social media too and there, she has achieved so many followers and fans and she has her own YouTube channel, where she has earned more than millions of subscribers. If you want to follow her through social media then you can follow on her social media accounts.

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VbeekjZP-CI

Height : 1.7m

Weight : 56KG approx.

Father : David Giddens

Mother : Deborah A. Jamieson

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