Miranda Lambert To Be Inducted To The National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame
Miranda Lambert’s impressive career boasts seven chart-topping radio singles, seven consecutive No. 1 albums and more than 70 prestigious awards…
Miranda Lambert; Photo Courtesy of CMA
Miranda Lambert’s impressive career boasts seven chart-topping radio singles, seven consecutive No. 1 albums and more than 70 prestigious awards and soon, she’ll have another accolade to add to that list.
In 2021, the country superstar will be inducted into The National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. Lambert is one of five inductees who will be honored at the 45th Annual Induction Luncheon and Ceremony, taking place Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at the Dickies Arena in Fort Worth, TX.
Lambert joins the 2021 induction class, which also includes influential artist Pop Chalee, Eight-time Women’s Professional Rodeo Association champ Lari Dee Guy, American equestrian and Olympic medalist Kathryn Kusner and renowned cowboy hat maker Lavonna “Shorty” Koger.
“We are honored to welcome this outstanding class of inductees and add their remarkable stories and accomplishments to the amazing group of honorees they are joining in the Museum’s Hall of Fame,” said the Museum’s executive director Patricia Riley. “Congratulations to all.”
Fellow country superstar Reba McEntire is also a member of The National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame.
Lauren Jo Black
Lauren Jo Black, a University of Central Florida graduate, has immersed herself in the world of country music for over 15 years. In 2008, she co-founded CountryMusicIsLove, eventually selling it to a major record label in 2015. Following the rebranding of the website to Sounds Like Nashville, Black served as Editor-in-Chief for two and a half years. Currently, she assumes the role of Editor-in-Chief at Country Now and oversees Country Now’s content and digital footprint. Her extensive experience also encompasses her previous role as a Country Music Expert Writer for Answers.com and her work being featured on Forbes.com. She’s been spotlighted among Country Aircheck’s Women of Influence and received the 2012 Rising Star Award from the University of Central Florida. Black also spent time in front of the camera as host of Country Now Live, which brought live music directly to fans in 2021 when the majority of concerts were halted due to the pandemic. During this time, she hosted 24 weeks of live concerts via Country Now Live on Twitch with special guests such as Lady A, Dierks Bentley, Jordan Davis, Brett Young, and Jon Pardi. Over the course of her career, she has had the privilege of conducting interviews with some of the industry’s most prominent stars, including Reba McEntire, Blake Shelton, Luke Combs, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Lainey Wilson, and many others. Lauren Jo Black is a longtime member of the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music.