Profession: Country Singer and Musician
Why Famous: Tied with Quincy Jones as the most awarded living recipient of Grammys - 27 in total - Krauss performs bluegrass and country with her band Union Station. Her soundtrack to the hit film O Brother, Where Art Thou? sparked a revival in American blugrass, and in 2007 she won Album of the Year for Raising Sand, a duet with Led Zeppelin singer Robert Plant.
- 1997-11-08 Bluegrass musician Alison Krauss marries Pat Bergeson
- 1995-02-07 Bluegrass and country musician Alison Krauss releases her compilation album "Now that I've Found You"
- 2007-10-23 "Raising Sand" a collaborative album by rock singer Robert Plant and bluegrass singer Alison Krauss is released
- 2009-02-08 51st Grammy Awards: Best Album "Raising Sand" and Record of the Year "Please Read The Letter" by Robert Plant & Alison Krauss