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Stevie Nicks

Stevie Nicks released her first solo album, "Bella Donna" on October 7, 1981. In three weeks, the album would go platinum and to date it is ranked quadruple-platinum. However, Stevie Nicks had been a musical superstar long before her solo career. She was the central component in the successful musical career of the band Fleetwood Mac and was a prolific songwriter during her time with them.

This singer-songwriting superstar has been a major influence on a multitude of other musical artists, such as; the Dixie Chicks, Sheryl Crow, Courtney Love, Michelle Branch, Belinda Carlisle, Mary J. Blige, and Taylor Swift. She has appeared and recorded with many of these artists and has often worked with a wide variety of musical artists in a vast range of genres to record and produce her albums. As a solo artist between the years of 1981 and 2011, Stevie Nicks has released seven albums. They included; "Bella Donna" "The Wild Heart" "Rock a Little" "The Other Side of the Mirror" "Street Angel" "Trouble in Shangri-La" and "In Your Dreams"

Due to her long and critically acclaimed career, Stevie Nicks has been recognized by numerous groups and organizations. She has been nominated as a solo artist five times for a Grammy Award in the category Best Female Rock Vocal Performer and three times in other arenas. She has won as a part of Fleetwood Mac for Album of the Year (Rumours) 1978, and was inducted with them into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2003.

Stevie Nicks is an active participant in the 21^st century entertainment industry. In 1998, she was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Fleetwood Mac. Then, in 2010, Nicks appeared with Taylor Swift for the 52^nd Grammy Awards.

Stevie Nicks is an iconic figure in the music industry- still appearing in worldwide arenas to sold out crowds.

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Stevie Nicks released her first solo album, "Bella Donna" on October 7, 1981. In three weeks, the album would go platinum and to date it is ranked quadruple-platinum. However, Stevie Nicks had been a musical superstar long before her solo career. She was the central component in the successful...

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