Latest John Hiatt News

Sandi Thom Records Special Cover For 9/11 Anniversary

11th September 2012

Scottish singer Sandi Thom has recorded a cover version of John Hiatt's emotionally-charged track When New York Had Her Heart Broke as a tribute to those who died in the tragedy of 9/11.Almost 3,000 people...

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Hiatt To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

25th April 2008

Veteran rocker JOHN HIATT is to be honoured by the Americana Music Association (AMA) with a lifetime achievement award for his songwriting. The Grammy-nominated star, 55, will join previous recipients of the accolade including Willie...

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Judd To Be Inducted In Nashville Walk Of Fame

2nd April 2007

WYNONNA JUDD has something to smile about after filing papers to divorce her husband this week (beg26MAR07) - she has landed on the Music City Walk of Fame in Nashville, Tennessee. The country star will...

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Bluegrass Musician Uncle Josh Dies

3rd October 2006

Veteran Dobro musician BURKETT HOWARD GRAVES, known as country music's UNCLE JOSH, has died. He was 79. Graves died on Saturday (30SEP06) at his Nashville, Tennessee home and had been in ill health in recent...

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Buffett And Hiatt Fight For Hall Of Fame Place

16th August 2006

MARGARITAVILLE singer JIMMY BUFFETT and JOHN HIATT are among the nominees for the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in Tennessee. The couple are being considered for induction into the fame hall alongside late singer/songwriter ARTHUR...

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Plant And Krauss Pay Tribute To Lead Belly

1st November 2004

ROBERT PLANT and country star ALLISON KRAUSS are among the stars paying tribute to folk legend HUDDIE LEDBETTER at an upcoming Rock and Roll Hall of Fame benefit. The ninth annual American...

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Filmmakers Attempt To Track Down Presley's Cadillacs

15th June 2004

ELVIS PRESLEY's generosity is to become the subject of a new movie, as part of a documentary which attempts to track down the 200 CADILLACs that the rock legend bought for friends and associates....

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