Danni Leigh
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Danni Leigh
Danni Leigh
Born (1970-02-09) February 9, 1970 (age 48)
Origin Strasburg, Virginia, United States
Genres Country
Singer
Instruments Vocals
1998-present
Labels Decca, Monument, Audium Entertainment

Danni Leigh (born February 9, 1970 in Strasburg, Virginia, U.S.) is an American country music singer.[1] At age 19, she relocated to Orlando, Florida, intending to audition as a singer at Disney World but ended up moving to Nashville in 1994.[2]

She was signed with Audium Records,[3] after changing labels several times,[4] following Decca's closure and release by Sony's Monument label.[5] Although she has limited success in the US, she's had more success in Europe due to the varied methods in which consumers learn about new music.[4] Over time she has also developed a following in Korea, Brazil and Japan.[6] In 1999, she was nominated for the Rising Star Trophy, a British Country Music Award.[7] In 2001 she released A Shot of Whiskey and a Prayer.[8]

She has also performed a number of small gigs in the Austin, Texas area,[9] where she moved in 2002.[10]

Discography

Albums

Title Album details Peak positions
US Country[11]
29 Nights 75
A Shot of Whiskey and a Prayer --
Divide and Conquer --
Masquerade of a Fool
  • Release date: May 14, 2007
  • Label: AGR
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"--" denotes releases that did not chart

Singles

Year Single Peak chart
positions
Album
US Country[12] CAN Country
1998 "If the Jukebox Took Teardrops" 57 58 29 Nights
1999 "29 Nights" -- --
2000 "Honey I Do" 59 83 A Shot of Whiskey and a Prayer
"I Don't Feel That Way Anymore" 56 --
2001 "Sometimes" -- -- Divide and Conquer
2002 "House of Pain" -- --
"Last Train to San Antone" -- --
"--" denotes releases that did not chart

Music videos

Year Video Director
1998 "If the Jukebox Took Teardrops" Guy Guillet
1999 "29 Nights"
2000 "Honey I Do"
2002 "Sometimes" Roger Pistole

As guest musician

References

  1. ^ "Danni Leigh | Biography & History | AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved . 
  2. ^ "Danni Leigh: Biography". CMT. Retrieved . 
  3. ^ Jerry Renshaw (2001-07-21). "One More For Her". The Austin Chronicle. Retrieved . 
  4. ^ a b Joel Bernstein (March 2001). "Danni Leigh No Worries with a 'Shot of Whiskey and a Prayer'". Country Standard Time. Retrieved . 
  5. ^ Michael Gray (2001-04-02). "Sony Deals Danni Leigh a Parting 'Shot'". CMT. Retrieved . 
  6. ^ Edward Morris (2000-04-03). "Danni Leigh Is Off to a Second Start". CMT. Retrieved . 
  7. ^ "British Country Music Awards". CMT. 1999-02-24. Retrieved . 
  8. ^ "Danni Leigh Takes Shot At Country Big Time". MTV News. Retrieved . 
  9. ^ Christopher Gray (2004-08-27). "Bombs Over Baghdad". The Austin Chronicle. Retrieved . 
  10. ^ John T. Davis (2002-10-04). "Immigrant Song". The Austin Chronicle. Retrieved . 
  11. ^ "Danni Leigh - Chart history | Billboard". www.billboard.com. Retrieved . 
  12. ^ "Danni Leigh - Chart history | Billboard". www.billboard.com. Retrieved . 

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