Kim Richey Artist Profile | AAE Music
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Years Active: 1992–present

Kimberly Kay "Kim" Richey (born in 1956 in Zanesville, Ohio) is an American singer/songwriter. Though her work fits into the general country music category, her sound is not easily categorized. Her songs have been hits on both the country and pop charts.

She has often been described as an Americana artist.Her 1995 self-titled debut album provided her first country hit, "Just My Luck", as well as the follow-up "Those Words We Said". Her follow-up album, 1996's Bitter Sweet featured a more pop-oriented sound.

She has also had significant success as a songwriter for others. She collaborated with Radney Foster on "Nobody Wins" and co-wrote Trisha Yearwood's hit "Believe Me Baby (I Lied)" (Yearwood also covered Richey's "Those Words We Said").

Maura O'Connell covered her song "Every River".Richey provided backing vocals on "Come Pick Me Up" on the 2000 debut album Heartbreaker by Ryan Adams.In 2004 her track, "A Place Called Home", was featured in episode 16 of season 5, "Shells", of the Angel television series.

The song later appeared on the Angel soundtrack, Live Fast Die Never. Her most recent album, Chinese Boxes, was released on July 10, 2007 with her new single "Jack and Jill".On 7 July 2007, she performed in Washington at Live Earth.

Her latest album, "Thorn in my Heart", was released in 2013.


Kim Richey performs country, pop, singer-songwriter music and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, or other music performances. The estimated booking fee range to book Kim Richey for your event, Please Contact. Kim Richey has more than 44.2K listeners worldwide and really knows how to entertain your audience. Similar artists are  Eliza Gilkyson, Carrie Rodriguez, Tift Merritt, Matraca Berg, Lucy Kaplansky, Caroline Herring, Lori McKenna, Kelly Willis, Kris Delmhorst, Allison Moorer, Shannon McNally, Richard Shindell, Cheryl Wheeler, Mary Gauthier, Antje Duvekot, Meg Hutchinson, Gretchen Peters, Nanci Griffith . Contact AAE Music agency for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Kim Richey for an upcoming event.

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