- Clips (5)Latest ClipGretchen Peters Live in Session
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- Gretchen Peters Live in Sessionhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02jkm29.jpg2015-02-08T14:08:00ZThe US singer-songwriter performs a stunning live session on Weekend Woganhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/ca311a64-0a30-4fdb-ad0c-02444b8b0b8b?clipfocus=p02jkm2lSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 16 mins
Gretchen Peters Live in Session
- Gretchen Peters - Interview with Simon Mayohttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02cfj90.jpg2012-04-05T18:00:00ZSimon was joined by Nashville singer and songwriter, Gretchen Peters. You can hear clips from her live performance and her full interview with Simon.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/ca311a64-0a30-4fdb-ad0c-02444b8b0b8b?clipfocus=p00pxbcrSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 9 mins
Gretchen Peters - Interview with Simon Mayo
- Gretchen Peters - Interview with Bob Harrishttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02cdwkw.jpg2012-02-25T20:00:00ZAward-winning Nashville songwriter Gretchen Peters joins Bob to talk about her new album, Hello Cruel World. You can also hear clips from her session tracks.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/ca311a64-0a30-4fdb-ad0c-02444b8b0b8b?clipfocus=p00nnj14Selected ClipSelected ClipAudio 19 mins
Gretchen Peters - Interview with Bob Harris
- Gretchen Peters - Another Country interviewhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02cf7t0.jpg2012-02-23T00:00:27ZAmerican singer-songwriter Gretchen Peters shares the stories behind the songs on her new album Hello Cruel World.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/ca311a64-0a30-4fdb-ad0c-02444b8b0b8b?clipfocus=p00pf91sSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 22 mins
Gretchen Peters - Another Country interview
- Gretchen Peters - On A Bus To St. Cloudhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02bls6v.jpg2010-06-11T05:00:00ZGretchen Peters performs On A Bus To St. Cloud live on Another Country with Ricky Ross.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/ca311a64-0a30-4fdb-ad0c-02444b8b0b8b?clipfocus=p00897kkSelected ClipSelected ClipVideo 5 mins
Gretchen Peters - On A Bus To St. Cloud
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Gretchen Peters (born November 14, 1957 in Bronxville, New York) is an American singer and songwriter. She was born in New York and raised in Boulder, Colorado, but moved to Nashville in the late 1980s. There, she found work as a songwriter, composing hits for Martina McBride, Etta James, Trisha Yearwood, Patty Loveless, George Strait, Anne Murray, as well as for rock singers Neil Diamond and co-writing songs with Bryan Adams. She won the Country Music Association Song Of The Year award for McBride's "Independence Day" in 1995. She was twice nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Country Song, in 1995 and 1996, and was nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Original Song in 2003.
In addition, Peters has released seven studio albums of her own. The title track of her 1996 debut album The Secret of Life was later recorded by Faith Hill in 1999.
Peters was inducted to the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame on October 5, 2014.