Sugarland is a country music duo, consisting of Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush. The band has been recognized as CMA's "Vocal Duo of the Year" for three years straight. They are known for high energy concerts that keep the audience on their feet.
The band released their fourth album, The Incredible Machine, in 2010. The album sold over 200,000 copies in its first week, and is now certified platinum.More about Sugarland.
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All original three members of Sugarland were well-known members of Atlanta's folk/acoustic/rock scene in the 1990s and early 2000s. They played frequently at Eddie's Attic in Decatur, Georgia, which Nettles' husband owned for a time. Nettles graduated from Agnes Scott College in Decatur, and played with Soul Miner's Daughter. Bush played with Billy Pilgrim, and Hall had a solo career that often crossed paths with the Indigo Girls.
Sugarland has released five singles, "Baby Girl", "Something More", "Just Might (Make Me Believe)", "Stand Back Up" and "Down In Mississippi (Up To No Good)", which have received extensive radio play. The group's first album, Twice the Speed of Life, has sold over 1.9 million copies, earning it a 2x platinum designation.
In late 2005, Sugarland performed with Bon Jovi on Country Music Television's musical fusion show, "Crossroads". The group toured the United States and Canada performing with Brad Paisley in 2005 and will tour in 2006 with Brooks and Dunn. Sugarland was nominated for the Best New Artist Grammy and performed the song "Something More" at the 48th Annual Grammy Awards in February 2006.