LeAnn Rimes is a country pop singer from Jackson, Mississippi. She began her musical career at a very young age, and reached great success when she was just thirteen years old. She covered the classic country song ‘Blue’, made famous by Bill Mack, and was transformed almost instantly into an overnight success. She continued to record her own versions of other notable country music songs, later venturing into her own original music. Rimes eventually began culminating a complementary blend of pop and country music, maintaining and further developing her already vast popularity. She has received multiple awards honoring her contributions throughout her musical career.