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Shawn Mullins


An Atlanta-based folksinger most widely known for his TOP strike “Lullaby,” Shawn Mullins was portion as an associate from the U.S. Military Airborne Infantry Department when he released his initial self-titled cassette (released by himself label, SM) in 1989. Following discharge of 1991’s Everchanging Globe, he still left the armed forces after eight many years of assistance to pursue music on the full-time basis. After 3 years spent fruitlessly looking for a record offer, Mullins established a fresh label, SMG, and released the LPs Better Times and Big Blue Sky within the interim. Jeff’s Last Dance, Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 (live friend discs documented jointly with Matthew Kahler) found its way to 1995, and Mullins came back a year later on with the single work Eggshells. Released in 1998, Soul’s Primary marked his 1st album for a significant label, Columbia Information; in addition, it signaled his essential breakthrough, because the solitary “Lullaby” became a chart-topping, Grammy-nominated strike. The album ultimately proceeded to go platinum, paving just how for an anthology from the singer’s early use 1999’s THE VERY FIRST A DECADE. Toward the finish of 2000, Mullins released the state follow-up to Soul’s Primary, Under the Velvet Sunlight. THE FUNDAMENTAL Shawn Mullins collection found its way to 2003, accompanied by 9th Ward Pickin’ Parlor, his 1st launch for Vanguard Information, in 2006. He continued to be with Vanguard for 2008’s Honeydew, that was influenced by (and documented in) his indigenous Georgia. Mullins held himself occupied for all of those other year, co-writing lots one strike for the Zac Dark brown Music group (“Toes”) and liberating Live in the Range Playhouse, which captured one of is own sold-out shows in Atlanta. 2 yrs later on, he released his eleventh studio room recording, Light You Up, which continuing the rustic, Americana-styled thread he’d been rotating since 9th Ward Pickin’ Parlor. Five years later on, Mullins authorized with Sugars Hill and released My Stupid Center in Oct of 2015.

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Full Name Shawn Mullins
Profession Songwriter, Singer-songwriter
Education North Georgia College & State University
Nationality American
Spouse Kelly Hobbs Mullins
Music Groups The Thorns
Music Songs Lullaby, My Stupid Heart, Light You Up, Beautiful Wreck, Shimmer, Anchored in You, Pre-Apocalyptic Blues, Twin Rocks, Oregon, Go And Fall, Ballad of Billy Jo McKay, Everywhere I Go, Gambler’s Heart, You Mean Everything to Me, And on a Rainy Night, Lonesome, I Know You Too Well, Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down, The Ghost of Johnny Cash, All in My Head, Somethin' To Believe In, Cold Black Heart, The Great Unknown, Tannin Bed Song, Can't Remember Summer, Murphy's Song, September in Seattle, The Gulf of Mexico, Roll On By, This Time / LastTime, You Make It Better, Patrick's Song, Blue as You, Yellow Dog Song
Albums Soul's Core, 9th Ward Pickin Parlor, Beneath the Velvet Sun, Honeydew, Live at the Variety Playhouse, My Stupid Heart, Jeff's Last Dance, Volume 1, Light You Up, Eggshells, Big Blue Sky, Jeff's Last Dance, Volume 2, Better Days, The First Ten Years, The Essential Shawn Mullins, Lullaby: Hits, Rarities & Gems, Everywhere I Go
Nominations Country Music Association Award for Song of the Year, Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance
Movies Shawn Mullins: Live at the Variety Playhouse, Don't Quit: The Joe Roth Story
TV Shows High Rise

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1 In his hit single "Lullabye" (1998), Mullins mentions Dennis Hopper, Bob Seger and Sonny and Cher (Sonny Bono & Cher). Actress Dominique Swain appears in the music video of the song.



One Hit Wonderland TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode, 2014 writer - 1 episode, 2014
Hope Springs 2012 performer: "You Make It Better" / writer: "You Make It Better"
Bad Teacher 2011 writer: "Lullaby"
The Office TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2009 writer - 1 episode, 2009
Veronica Mars 2004 TV Series writer - 1 episode
American Dreams TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2003 writer - 1 episode, 2003
Smallville 2003 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Scrubs 2002 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Undressed TV Series performer - 1 episode, 1999 writer - 1 episode, 1999
Big Daddy 1999 performer: "What Is Life"
The Faculty 1998 performer: "Changes"



Young Blood: Evil Intentions 2012 Police Officer with Tape
High Rise 2009 TV Series Grant Rollins
Delivery Boy Chronicles 2004 Tig
No Witness 2003 Short Arkadian
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn 2003 TV Series Musical Guest
American Dreams 2003 TV Series Street Musician



The Last American Roadhouse 2006 Documentary Himself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1998-2000 TV Series Himself / Himself - Musical Guest
Trackers 2000 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest
Música sí 1999 TV Series Himself
The 26th Annual American Music Awards 1999 TV Special Himself
The 25th Annual American Music Awards 1998 TV Special Himself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show 1998 TV Series Himself

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