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Sara Evans

Sara Lynn Evans (born February 5, 1971) is an American country singer and songwriter. For her entire career, she has been signed to RCA Records Nashville.

Evans' debut, Three Chords and the Truth, did not produce a Top 40 hit on the Hot Country Songs charts. She followed this up with No Place That Far (1998), Born to Fly (2000), Restless (2003) and Real Fine Place (2005). No Place That Far received a gold certification from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), while the other three albums all were certified platinum. These discs include the number 1 singles "No Place That Far", "Born to Fly", "Suds in the Bucket" and "A Real Fine Place to Start", plus the top 10 hits "I Could Not Ask for More" (a cover of the Edwin McCain song), "I Keep Looking", "Perfect" and "Cheatin'". Her 2007 Greatest Hits included the top 15 hits "You'll Always Be My Baby" and "As If". Stronger (2011) included her fifth number 1 hit, "A Little Bit Stronger", which was co-written by Hillary Scott of Lady Antebellum. Evans announced a new single called "Slow Me Down" on August 15, 2013, as the lead single of her seventh studio album, Slow Me Down, released on March 11, 2014.

Evans has also won one award each from Billboard, the Academy of Country Music, Country Music Association, Broadcast Music Incorporated (BMI) and a Dove Award.

Evans has also won one award each from Billboard, the Academy of Country Music, Country Music Association, Broadcast Music Incorporated (BMI) and a Dove Award.

Sara is engaged to Jay Barker, former University of Alabama quarterback. They have not yet set a date for the wedding.
Sara just released a book titled "You'll Always Be My Baby" after her hit song, the book is about love and family.
Sara performed "A Real Fine Place To Start" at the CMAs.
Sara is the oldest girl out of seven children.
Nominated for the 2006 CMA Female Vocalist of the Year award, which marks the fifth time Sara has been nominated for the award.
Won the Academy of Country Music's "Female Vocalist of the Year" in 2006.
Sara Evans dropped out of the third season of Dancing With The Stars for "personal reasons" on October 12, 2006. She made it all the way to the final six before leaving.
A Real Fine Place markes Sara's fifth studio album.
Sara's video for her new single "You'll Always Be My Baby" will premier on CMT's Top 20 Countdown on September 14.
Won ACM Female Vocalist of the Year.
Sara was named one of People magazine's 50 most beautiful people.
Sara released a CD for Halmark Gold Crown, called Always There featuring an acoustic version of Born To Fly and a live version of Suds In The Bucket and was $7.95 with the purchase of three hallmark cards.
R&R announced Sara as Female Vocalist of the Year in its 2006 Readers' Poll.
Sara was nominated for two CMA awards: "Female Vocalist of the Year" and "Musical Event of the Year"
Sara's favorite color is pale yellow.
Sara's biggest musical influences are: Dwight Yoakam, Alison Krauss, Sheryl Crow, Patty Loveless, Tammy Wynette, Pasty Cline, and Loretta Lynn.
Sara's middle name is Lynn.
Her favorite show is Law & Order.
Her hobbies include: reading, watching old movies and biographies of famous people, and listening to bluegrass music.
Sara's favorite food is: chicken pot pie or anything her mom makes.
Sara is 5'8 tall.
Sara's favorite movies include: Gone With the Wind, Steel Magnolias, Braveheart, Fried Green Tomatoes, A Time to Kill, and Hope Floats.
Sara's favorite song is "Amazing Grace".
Sara has been married to Craig Schelske since September 25, 1993, and filed for divorce from him in October of 2006.
Sara had some dramatic changes in her life during the period between Born to Fly and Restless. She had just had her son Avery (born 8/21/99) when she made the former album and was pregnant with daughter Olivia (born 1/22/03) when she recorded the latter.
Sara Evans was the most played female singer on country radio in 2004.
The song "A Real Fine Place To Start" is Sara's fastest rising hit in her career.
Sara say's that the album Real Fine Place is full of emotions, becuase she wrote most of the songs with her husband in mind.
Sara Ranked # 3 on CMT's 20 most sexiest women of Country.



As If
Born To Fly
I Could Not Ask For More
Some Things Never Change
You'll Always Be My Baby
A Little Bit Stronger
My Heart Can't Tell You No
Suds In The Bucket


Slow Me Down

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