Emily Robison

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Emily Burns Erwin
  • Birth Place: Pittsfield, MA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 08/16/1972, Leo
  • Profession: Singer; musician; songwriter
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Emily Robison Fast Facts:
  • Originally aspired to attend the Air Force Academy and become a pilot.
  • Plays guitar, dobro, accordion and banjo.
  • Along with sister Martie Maguire, bassist Laura Lynch and guitarist Robin Lynn Macy, founded country-singing group the Dixie Chicks in 1989. Lynch and Macy eventually departed the group and were replaced with singer Natale Maines.
  • Began touring with the Dixie Chicks when she was in high school, but did her homework on the road so she could still graduate.
  • Forayed into songwriting after divorcing from singer Charlie Robison in 2008.
  • Created a new band, Court Yard Hounds, with her sister in 2010.
  • Emily Robison Relationships:
  • Martin Strayer - Significant Other
  • Charlie Robison - Ex-husband
  • Kathleen Emilie Maguire - Niece
  • Julia - Sister
  • Maria Erwin - Stepmother
  • Paul Erwin - Father
  • Eva Ruth Maguire - Niece
  • Harper Rosie Maguire - Niece
  • Henry Benjamin Robison - Son
  • Martie Maguire - Sister
  • Charles Augustus Robison - Son
  • Barbara - Mother
  • Julianna Tex Robison - Daughter
  • Violet Isabel Strayer - Daughter
  • Emily Robison Awards:
  • 1998 Grammy: Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal - Winner
  • 2002 Grammy: Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal - Winner
  • 2006 Grammy: Record of the Year - Winner
  • 1998 Grammy: Best Country Album - Winner
  • 1999 Grammy: Best Country Album - Winner
  • 2006 Grammy: Best Country Album - Winner
  • 2002 Grammy: Best Country Instrumental Performance - Winner
  • 2006 Grammy: Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal - Winner
  • 1999 Grammy: Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal - Winner
  • 2006 Grammy: Album of the Year - Winner
  • 2002 Grammy: Best Country Album - Winner
  • 2004 Grammy: Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal - Winner
  • 2006 Grammy: Song of the Year - Winner
  • 2007 CMT Music Awards: Group Video of the Year - Nominee
  • 2002 CMT Music Awards: Video Visionary Award - Winner
  • 2003 CMT Music Awards: Flameworthy Hottest Female Video of the Year - Nominee
  • 2003 CMT Music Awards: Flameworthy Fashion Plate Video of the Year - Nominee
  • 2007 CMT Music Awards: Video of the Year - Nominee
  • 2003 CMT Music Awards: Flameworthy Video of the Year - Nominee
  • 2003 CMT Music Awards: Flameworthy Group/Duo Video of the Year - Nominee

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