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Colvin, Shawn

Born: 1958 AD
Currently alive, at 59 years of age.

1956 – Born on January 10th in Vermillion, South Dakota.

1980 – Started out playing with Austin-based Dixie Diesels and moved to New York City.

1990 – Recorded the album Steady On.

1991 – Won a Grammy award for Steady On (contemporary folk recording).

1992 – Recorded the album Fat City.

1993 – Married to Simon Tassano on September.

1994 – Recorded the album Cover Girl.

1996 – Recorded the album A Few Small Repairs which include the award-winning single Sunny Came Home.

1997 – Married to Mario Erwin on October.

         – Big break came singing backup on a Suzanne Vega tour.

1998 – Won two Grammy Awards for Record of the Year and Song of the Year ("Sunny Came Home").

2001 – Appeared in the movie Heartbreakers.