Blues guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter that has been nominated for the W.C. Handy Blues Music Honor multiple occasions. She started playing acoustic guitar at age group eight and frequently performed live with her siblings. She received a Gibson Honor for Greatest Blues Guitarist, Woman in 2001. She grew up in a armed service family that appreciated music extremely. Coleman’s cover of Billie Holiday’s track “Good and Mellow” could very well be her most recognizable function.