Singer, songwriter and musician, Emmylou Harris was born on 2 April 1947 who has won as many as 14 Grammys and is an inductee into the Country Music Hall of Fame.
She was given the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Grammys in 2018.
Harris has been married thrice and has two grandchildren. She went to University of North Carolina to study music.
Emmylou dropped out of school and moved to New York City to chase her musical dreams.
While in New York City, Harris worked as a waitress to keep body and soul together while she sang folk songs in Greenwich Village.
Emmylou Harris Parents: Eugenia Harris, Walter Harris
Mrs. Harris, whiles her husband was serving in the army, was taking care of the home front.
She died on August 19, 2014, at her home in Nashville, Tennessee. Details surrounding her life are very scanty at the moment.
Major Walter Rutland Harris was born on 13 April 1921 in Glennridge, New Jersey and was a U.S Marine Corps officer who was captured in for ten months as a prisoner of war in 1952.
His father was a banker and his mother a homemaker. Emily is his only child.
He died on September 17, 1993, at age 71.