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Nikki Lane

Nikki Lane reinvents the nostalgic sounds of 1960s country music for a modern audience, mixing Southern twang with lush orchestral arrangements and the occasional pop/rock hook. A high-school dropout from Greenville, South Carolina, she spent her early adulthood working as an L.A.-based fashion designer. Lane later moved to New York City, where a messy breakup inspired her to pick up the acoustic guitar and write a handful of sad, sassy country songs inspired by Loretta Lynn and Merle Haggard. What began as a form of self-therapy eventually developed into a full-time obsession, and Lane wound up leaving town again, this time returning to the American South by settling in Nashville. Having relocated to the country music capital of the world, Lane began building a local audience by putting her own spin on the genre. The Gone, Gone, Gone EP, whose orchestral sound earned comparisons to mid-century icons (Tammy Wynette, Nancy Sinatra) and retro-revivalists (She & Him, the Secret Sisters), appeared in July 2011, followed several months later by the full-length Walk of Shame. After extensive touring in 2012, she signed to New West in 2013. Her debut for the label, All or Nothin', was issued in May of 2014. Three years later, Lane released Highway Queen -- which she co-produced with singer/songwriter Jonathan Tyler -- on New West. ~ Andrew Leahey
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Stations Featuring
Nikki Lane

    Adult Alternative

    Adult Alternative
    1 song

    Adult Rock

    Adult Rock
    1 song

    Alt Country

    Alt Country
    2 songs

Albums by
Nikki Lane

Top Songs by
Nikki Lane

  1.   Song
  2.   Jackpot
  3.   You Can't Talk to Me Like That
  4.   Gone, Gone, Gone
  5.   I Don't Care
  6.   700,000 Rednecks
  7.   Highway Queen
  8.   Down to the Wire
  9.   Lies
  10.   Right Time
  11.   Western Bound
  12.   Sleep for You
  13.   Big Mouth
  14.   Coming Home to You
  15.   Forever Lasts Forever
  16.   Foolish Heart
  17.   Lay You Down
  18.   Can't Get Enough
  19.   Want My Heart Back
  20.   Wild One
  21.   Man Up
  22.   Save You
  23.   I Can't Be Satisfied
  24.   Falalalalove Ya
  25.   Sleep with a Stranger
  26.   Seein' Double
  27.   Good Man
  28.   All or Nothin'
  29.   Come Away Joe
  30.   Muddy Waters
  31.   Love's on Fire
  32.   Companion
  33.   Walk of Shame
  34.   I Love U
  35.   Blue Star in the Sky
  36.   Out of My Mind
  37.   Look Away
  38.   Hard Livin'
  39.   Send the Sun

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