Sheila Kay Adams

‘Sheila Kay Adams is a ballad singer, banjo player, writer & story teller from North Carolina. For seven generations, her family has maintained the tradition of passing down the English, Scottish, & Irish ballads. Adams was awarded a National Heritage Fellowship in 2013, & received the North Carolina Heritage Award 2015. Her innovating tunes, with her signature drop-thumb style banjo skills, have won her numerous awards.’