"Margaret LeAnn Rimes" (born August 28, 1982 in Jackson, Mississippi) is a popular American country music singer. Rimes emerged with the single "Blue" when she was thirteen years old. She is most recognized for her crossover hit "How Do I Live" which spent 69 weeks on the U.S Hot 100 charts, more than any other song in American history. Rimes' other notable songs include "Can't Fight the Moonlight" (from the movie ''Coyote Ugly'') and ''American Idol'' favorite "I Need You." She has won an American Music Award, two Grammy Awards, three Academy of Country Music Awards, and four Billboard Music Awards.
Rimes was chosen to sing the theme song "Light the Fire Within" for the February 8, 2002 Opening Ceremony of the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City.
On February 23, 2002, she married Dean Sheremet, a dancer whom she met while recording ''Twisted Angel''. They currently live in Nashville, Tennessee.
On January 25, 2005, Rimes released a new album called ''This Woman''. Although it has been met with mixed reviews, This Woman is a comeback of sorts for Rimes. With sales over 600 000, this is Rimes best-selling album in over five years since her self-titled album i...
|Born||August 28, 1982|
|Origin||Jackson, Mississippi, USA|
|Years active||1993 - present|