Sturgill Simpson is a Grammy Award-winning country music and roots rock singer-songwriter and a Navy Veteran. Simpson’s music is deeply influenced by several giants of country music, including Waylon Jennings, Merle Haggard, Jerry Reed and Roy Clark as well as pulling in elements of Sixties Soul and Classic Seventies Rock. In 2016, Simpson released his third album, A Sailor’s Guide to Earth, to widespread critical acclaim. The album was inspired by his family, his life and his time in the Navy. It was nominated for Album of the year and won Best Country Album at the 59th Grammy Awards.