It was a conscious decision to make a shift away from conventional pop.Country is where I come from [she grew up in nearby Missouri], and I wanted to be part of that tradition.” Although widely respected in the music business, Crow has a more mixed public reception.We have met at her home, a sprawling ranch outside Nashville where she lives with her two adopted sons, aged seven and four.It is a cold day but the sun slants in through the heavy red curtains to the dark wood-panelled recording studio where Crow is sitting on a sofa, a tiny figure in a pretty polka-dot Ralph Lauren dress and battered brown leather jacket.During college, she spent her weekends performing with a local band, Cashmere.
swoon: from selena gomez's partnership with coach to jessica chastain's new bag, femail reveals the fashions that caught our attention this week.“Thank God they make waterproof mascara,” sings Sheryl Crow, hauntingly, on her latest album on a track about a woman trying to hide her tears. Fifteen minutes into our interview Crow takes a phone call and then collapses to the floor.At first I think she is laughing hysterically, but the black rivulets running down her face make it clear she is weeping uncontrollably.Sheryl Crow was born on February 11, 1962, in Kennett, Missouri. She has won several Grammys for her solo work, including her self-titled album Singer, musician and songwriter Sheryl Suzanne Crow was born on February 11, 1962, in Kennett, Missouri, to Wendell and Bernice Crow.She majored in music education in college and taught elementary school in St. She has two older sisters, Kathy and Karen, and one younger brother, Steve. She graduated from Kennett High School in 1980 and the University of Missouri at Columbia in 1984, where she majored in music education.meet the lookalike stylist who is now inseparable from harry's girl.