A true star was born on July 23, 1971, which is the day that Fred and Louise Krauss welcomed their daughter, Alison. From childhood, Alison Krauss proved to have talent beyond her years, and became a worldwide star before she ever turned 18.
The contributions that Krauss has made to country and bluegrass music are too immense to measure. Perhaps most of all, her influence can be felt in the resurge of interest in such genres, as her fans followed her into them.
With an angelic voice and superb fiddle skills, Krauss continues to captivate all who listen to her perform. But as beloved as she is, there’s a few facts about her that we’re sure you never knew before! Learn all about them by heading down below.