Nanci Griffith At Grand Ole Opry Country Music Show - Nashville
Singer, songwriter and guitarist Nanci Griffith uses a combination of country and folk in her music. Born in 1953 in Seguin, Texas, Griffith was born to musical parents, putting her into the industry early on. She took to country music in the mid-80s, earning a reputation as a songwriter when artists like Kathy Mattea and Suzy Bogguss began recording her songs. She has also teamed up with Jimmy Webb for the AIDS benefit album Red Hot + Country on the song “If These Old Walls Could Speak.” As a survivor of breast cancer and thyroid cancer, Griffith was a proud contributor of the Red Hot Organization.