Biography - A Short Wiki
Grammy Award-winning folk and country singer-songwriter who played with the Blue Moon Orchestra.
She attended the University of Texas.
She survived both breast and thyroid cancer.
How did Nanci Griffith die?
Nanci Griffith's death was caused by undisclosed causes.
She was 68. She died of undisclosed causes, according to a statement from former label Rounder Records.
|Cause of death||Undisclosed causes|
|Age of death||68 years|
|Birthday||July 6, 1953|
|Death date||August 13, 2021|
|Place of death||Nashville, Tennessee, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|
"I've always been a very prolific writer."Nanci Griffith
"I was always more interested in story songs, things with a point of view... and things that informed me."Nanci Griffith
"It was nice to focus on things outside of my body. Music has always done that for me."Nanci Griffith
"Being a good songwriter means paying attention and sticking your hand out the window to catch the song on the way to someone else's house!"Nanci Griffith
"Even though my songs may sound very personal, to me most of them are fiction. It is a great way for me to be able to live a fantasy life as a writer because I get to be someone else, someplace else for three and a half minutes, just like the listener."Nanci Griffith