Miranda Leigh Lambert-Shelton (born November 10, 1983) is an American country music artist who gained fame as a finalist on the 2003 season of Nashville Star, where she finished in third place and later signed to Epic Records.
Lambert made her debut with the release of "Me and Charlie Talking", the first single from her 2005 debut album Kerosene.
This album, which was certified Platinum in the United States, also produced the singles "Bring Me Down", "Kerosene", and "New Strings".
All four singles were Top 40 hits on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts.After Epic's Nashville division closed, Lambert was transferred to Columbia Records Nashville for her second album, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, which was released in early 2007.
Although the title track failed to make top 40, the next three singles ("Famous in a Small Town", "Gunpowder & Lead", and "More Like Her") were Top 20 hits, with "Gunpowder & Lead" becoming her first Top 10 country hit in July 2008.
Lambert's third album, Revolution, was released in September 2009.
Five singles have been released from the album, including Lambert's two Number One hits "The House That Built Me," which spent four weeks at the top of the chart, and "Heart Like Mine".
Lambert has also been honored by the Grammy Awards, the Academy of Country Music Awards, and the Country Music Association Awards.In 2011 Lambert married fellow country singer Blake Shelton.
She also released her fourth album, Four the Record, which includes the singles "Baggage Claim", "Over You" (also a number 1), "Fastest Girl in Town", "Mama's Broken Heart" and "All Kinds of Kinds".
Lambert also collaborated with Ashley Monroe and Angaleena Presley in the side project Pistol Annies.TouringBandLambert's road band and crew consists of the following:Aden Bubeck — bass guitar, double bassChris Kline — keyboard, harmonica, pedal steel, percussion, guitarAlex Weeden — lead guitarScotty Wray — lead guitar, rhythm guitar, lap steel guitarKeith Zebroski — drumsTouring personnelRyan Westbrook — tour managerTodd Ortmeier — production managerBlu Sanders — tour photographerJason "Pone" Macalik — front of house engineer, backup bus driverChris Newsom — monitor engineerCraig Richter — lighting directorJohn Breslin — video directorSammy Bones — backline techScott Fowler — backline techKendall Kramer — backline techJose "Puma" Raices — merchandise managerCharlie Sherman — bus driverDave Sherman — bus driver
We Were Us
All Kinds Of Kinds
Little Red Wagon
Mama's Broken Heart
The House That Built Me
Fastest Girl In Town
Fasted Girl In Town