Jennifer Odessa Nettles (conceived September 12, 1974) is an American down home music craftsman. She is known
essentially for her part as lead vocalist of the couple Sugarland close by Kristian Bush. Before Sugarland’s
commencement, she likewise fronted Atlanta, Georgia-based groups called Soul Miner’s Daughter and Jennifer Nettles
Band. She likewise graphed as a two part harmony accomplice on the nation adaptation of musical crew Bon Jovi’s 2006 single “Who
Says You Can’t Go Home”, a Number One hit on the Billboard nation diagrams.
Brambles was a judge/tutor/entertainer on ABC’s Duets, which debuted on May 24, 2012.
Brambles started performing at school congregations, her Southern Baptist church, and in group theater. She
was likewise an individual from Georgia 4-H’s Clovers and Company performing expressions bunch from 1986 to 1993.
Brambles examined Sociology and Anthropology at Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Georgia and graduated in
1997. While an understudy there, Nettles and Cory Jones (who at the time was examining traditional guitar at the
College of Georgia) framed the gathering Soul Miner’s Daughter. Executing as both an acoustic couple and with
a band, they discharged two collections: The Sacred and Profane in 1996 and Hallelujah in 1998, both of which
were made out of melodies composed cooperatively by Jones and Nettles. Soul Miner’s Daughter was welcome to
perform at the Atlanta portion of Lilith Fair in 1999.
In 1999, she framed the Jennifer Nettles Band, with which she discharged three studio collections and two live
collections. The band, which notwithstanding Nettles included Brad Sikes (drums), Scott Nicholson (piano), Wesley
Lupold (bass), and Mike Cebulski (percussion), was chosen the fabulous prize victor from more than 2000
groups in “The Big Deal $100,000 Music Search” introduced by Mars Music.
In 2003, Nettles collaborated with Kristen Hall and Kristian Bush to shape Sugarland. With respect to trio’s
cooperation, she stated: “We extremely needed to escape where we had all been as specialists and move past
that to something greater. Thus every one of the tunes mirror that; ‘Take off,’ ‘Child Girl,’ those melodies –
you address the human condition and compose what you know in your life.”
Sugarland was named for a Grammy grant in the Best New Artist classification in 2006. In spite of the fact that they did
not win the honor, Nettles and Bush performed for the honors show and Nettles displayed both a Lifetime
Accomplishment Award to Merle Haggard and the honor for Best Country Group.
A two part harmony execution with musical crew Bon Jovi, “Who Says You Can’t Go Home”, came to No. 7 on the
Rising Under Hot 100 diagram and No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles outline. The video for the tune
won a CMT Music Award in 2006 for Collaborative Video Of The Year. In February 2007, Nettles and Bon
Jovi won a Grammy for Best Country Vocal Collaboration.] In 2006, Kristen Hall left the gathering and Nettles
furthermore, Bush proceeded as a couple discharging Enjoy the Ride in November 2006. Their third collection, titled Love
on the Inside, was discharged on July 22, 2008.
In a meeting on Fox News with Martha MacCullum, Nettles communicated enthusiasm for showing up in a Broadway
play, expressing specifically that she might want to assume the part of Elphaba in Wicked.
Toward the beginning of December 2008, Sugarland got three Grammy Award assignments and performed on the 51st
Yearly Grammy Awards appear on February 8, 2009. They won honors for Best Country Song and Best
Nation Performance by a Duo or Group.
On Sunday, January 18, 2009, Nettles performed at the We Are One: The Obama Inaugural Celebration at
the Lincoln Memorial, singing James Taylor’s “Shower the People” with James Taylor and John Legend.
On February 11, 2009, Sugarland got two assignments from the Academy of Country Music for Top
Vocal Duo and Vocal Event of the Year for “Life in a Northern Town”. Amid the communicate of the April 5,
2009 honors appear, Sugarland was given the Vocal Duo of the Year grant, finishing Brooks and
Dunn’s nine-year run. Vexes additionally got a Milestone grant, exhibited to her by Reba McEntire. ABC-TV
communicate the principal CMA Country Christmas, facilitated by Nettles, on November 29, 2010. Weeds and
Sugarland accomplice Kristian Bush commenced the night with their interpretation of “Winter Wonderland,” supported
by the Southern harmonies of Little Big Town. The combine came back to the stage later in the program to perform
the song “Come, O Come Emmanuel,” just before the “Jingle Bell Rock” amass grande finale of the 90-
Brambles declared in May 2013 that she would start chipping away at a performance collection.
Weeds was brought up in the residential area of Douglas, Georgia. Weeds wedded Todd Van Sickle in 1998
also, separated in 2007. On Saturday, November 26, 2011, Jennifer wedded her beau of two years, Justin
Mill operator, in a dusk service at Blackberry Farms in East Tennessee. On June 18, 2012, Nettles and her
spouse reported they were expecting their first tyke in November. Their child, Magnus Hamilton Miller,
was conceived on December 6, 2012. “We are so appreciative for every one of the petitions and bolster and are eager to take
some time together as another family,” the couple said in an announcement.
Weeds has loaned her opportunity and ability to help different non-benefit associations. In 2007, one dollar from each
ticket sold amid Sugarland’s CMT Change For Change visit was given to the Shalom Foundation. More
than $120,000 was brought up in 2007.
In 2008 she propelled Common Thread, a progression of melodic occasions empowering specialists to meet up to share
music and fund-raise for their most loved foundations. The initial three Common Thread shows included
exhibitions by Nettles, Sugarland accomplice Kristian Bush, Emily Saliers, and Amos Lee and raised assets for
the American Cancer Society, American Liver Foundation, Honor the Earth, and Intercultural Family
Following the January 2010 seismic tremor in Haiti, Nettles and Sugarland accomplice Bush sang on the redo of
We Are the World as a major aspect of Artists for Haiti.
In February 2012, she was one of a gathering of famous people who strolled down a catwalk in red dresses for the
‘Heart Truth Red Dress Collection’ appear, some portion of New York Fashion Week. She wore a David Meister dress.