Artist - Miranda Lambert 2
Artist

Miranda Lambert

link icon

Link copied

Miranda Lambert grew up singing in Texas before catching Nashville’s attention as a teenager. But she didn’t like the pop direction they tried to push her in, so she learned guitar, began writing her own songs and self-released her self-titled debut album in 2001.

That auspicious start – taking charge of her own destiny – set the stage for what followed. Lambert’s sophomore album, and major label debut, Kerosene arrived in 2005, quickly topping Billboard’s Top Country Albums chart and eventually going platinum. 

It would take one more album, 2007’s Crazy Ex-Girlfriend for Lambert to earn her first Academy of Country Music Award – for Top New Female Vocalist. 

Lambert has gone on to release a number of additional solo albums, including 2020’s best-selling album Wildcard, which won the Grammy for Best Country Album. She’s also co-formed the supergroup Pistol Annies, with Ashley Monroe and Angaleena Presley, recorded the campfire collaboration The Marfa Tapes with Jack Ingram and Jon Randall.

She even become the first female artist to open her own bar in downtown Nashville, appropriately called Casa Rosa (or Pink House).

A commercial and critical success, Lambert’s gutsy attitude comes across in her tell-it-like-it-is songwriting, which has garnered Grammys, CMA Awards for Album of the Year, and led to her being named Female Vocalist of the Year at the ACM Awards more times than any other female artist. 

  • Full name: Miranda Lambert
  • Born: November 10, 1983
  • Hometown: Longview, Texas
  • Genre: Country
C2C
news

C2C Announces 2022 Lineup

By Holler , September 13, 2021

Miranda Lambert, Luke Combs and Darius Rucker are set to headline when the event returns in March 2022.

55th CMA Awards Logo
news

Eric Church, Chris Stapleton, Gabby Barrett Lead CMA Awards 2021 Nominations

By Holler , September 9, 2021

The 55th Annual CMA Awards take place live from Nashville on Nov. 10.

Album - Pistol Annies - Hell on Heels
reviews

COUNTRY CLASSICSPistol Annies - Hell on Heels

By Helen M Jerome, September 1, 2021

The Pistol Annies shook things up when they burst onto the scene with their debut album Hell On Heels in 2011. To celebrate its 10-year "annieversary", we look back on the formation of the no-shit-taking trio, and the record's lasting effect on country music.

Artist - Carrie Underwood 3
lists

ESSENTIALSThe Best Carrie Underwood Songs

By Jof Owen, July 22, 2021

In 16 years, Underwood has built an enduring legacy, cementing herself as one of the biggest country music stars of her generation. Holler takes the opportunity to rank a few of the musical highlights from her incredible career, one that doesn’t look like slowing down any time soon.

Holler Country Music
lists

ESSENTIALSThe Best Country Songs of 2011

By Holler , January 7, 2021

A look back at the hottest country no.1's of 2011.

Graphic - Holler Country Cocktails 1
lists

GUIDEA Guide To: Country Singers' Cocktails

By Jof Owen, May 13, 2021

Are we drunk or is he drunk? Are you drunk? We really don’t know what’s going on anymore. Time we called it a night. Happy World Cocktail Day!