Sara Hickman was created on March 1, 1963, in Jacksonville, NC, but grew up in Houston, TX. She released her professional profession at age group 14 in a Houston Oilers party with simply her guitar and tone of voice. Through the rest of her teenage years, Hickman performed at loan company openings, weddings, and also psychiatric units. Pursuing her graduation in the SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL for Performing Arts in Houston, she continued to get a bachelor of arts level in painting in the School of North Tx. Hickman released her debut, Identical Frightening People, in 1988, originally in the indie label Four Dots. Because of overwhelming positive reaction to the record, Hickman was agreed upon to Elektra in 1989, plus they reissued the record. In 1990 Hickman released her follow-up disk on Elektra, Shortstop, which yielded the adult modern strike “I Couldn’t Help Myself.” In 1994, after touring with Dan Fogelberg and Nanci Griffith, another disc was sent to Elektra known as Necessary Angels. However, Elektra refused to concern it. An ardent band of Hickman supporters raised the amount of money therefore she could choose the tapes back again from Elektra. She do, and it had been eventually released in the indie label Breakthrough. By 1997, Hickman acquired released three discs on Shanachie Information: Misfits, a assortment of assorted items, the Adrian Belew-produced Two Forms of Laughter in 1998, and Religious Devices in 2000. Hickman in addition has released many limited-edition discs and cassettes on her behalf very own Sleeveless label, including THIS YULETIDE Wish, Faithful Center, the official bootleg (Prepared to Pop, documented when she was seven a few months pregnant), and her children’s albums Newborn (1999), the award-winning Young child (2001), and Big Child (2003). Another essential requirement of Hickman’s function is certainly her concerts focused on numerous charities, handling issues such as for example (however, not limited by) abused and neglected kids, breast cancer analysis, AIDS, women’s problems, illiteracy, as well as the homeless. In 2006 the vocalist released Motherlode on Mesa/Blue Moon.