After Graduating Trisha Yearwood Enrolled At Young Harris College Where She Received Her

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Her later album releases such as The Song Remembers When (1993), Thinkin’ About You (1995) and Everybody Knows (1996) also demonstrated her creative control, featuring collaborations from Rodney Crowell, Willie Nelson and Garth Brooks. Yearwood was born in Monticello, Georgia, United States to Gwen Yearwood, a schoolteacher and Jack Yearwood, a local banker. After graduating, she enrolled at Young Harris College where she received her associates degree.
Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood

In 1991 Trisha Yearwood Was Named Top New Female Vocalist By The Academy

Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood
Trisha Yearwood


As a child, she grew accustomed to listening to country artists Patsy Cline, Kitty Wells and Hank Williams. She then attended The University of Georgia, however grew unhappy with the school’s large campus, and transferred in 1985 to Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee. At Belmont, Yearwood majored in the school’s music business program, and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in business administration in 1987. She was also the subject of the book, Get Hot or Go Home, a full length biography of Yearwood’s life and career written by Lisa Gubernick. in 1991, she was named “Top New Female Vocalist” by the Academy of Country Music Awards, and was also voted by the American Music Awards in 1992, “Favorite New Country Artist.” in 1992, Yearwood released her second studio album, Hearts in Armor, which was critically acclaimed.