Born on Aug. 28th, in the year 1982, Margaret LeAnn Rimes who is known purely as LeAnn Rimes is an American singer-songwriter and actress, very famous for her work in the country music. She is well-known for her rich vocals similar to country music singer Patsy Cline, and her ascend to fame at the age of thirteen, becoming the youngest country music star since Tanya Tucker in the year 1972. LeAnn Rimes made her breakthrough into country music in the year 1996. Her initiating album, Blue, reached Number 1 on the Top Country Albums chart and qualified "multi-platinum" in sales by the Recording Industry Association of America. The album's lead single of the same name originally intended to be recorded by Patsy Cline in the early years of 1960 became a Top ten hit.
With instant success, LeAnn Rimes acquired widespread national approval for her similarities to Cline's vocal style. When LeAnn Rimes introduced her sophomore studio effort in the year 1997, “You Light up My Life: Inspirational Songs”, LeAnn Rimes moved more towards country pop material, which might set the trend for a string of albums that would be introduced into the next decade. LeAnn Rimes is the youngest to win a Grammy award, and also the first country singer who gas won the Grammy Award for Best New Artist.