Samantha Fish

United States MOKansas City

Samantha Fish is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist originally from Kansas City, Missouri. While often cited as a blues artist, Fish's albums and live shows feature multiple genres, including rock, country, funk, bluegrass and ballads.

The New York Times called Fish “an impressive blues guitarist who sings with sweet power” and “one of the genre’s most promising young talents”.

 

Awards

  • Best New Artist Debut – Blues Music Awards in Memphis (2012)
  • Artist of the Year – Independent Blues Awards (2016)
  • Best Independent Female Blues Artist – Independent Blues Awards (2016)
  • Best Independent Blues Contemporary CD (for Wild Heart (Ruf Records)) – Independent Blues Awards (2016)
  • Best Modern Roots Song (for "Go Home" from the album, Wild Heart) – Independent Blues Awards (2016
  • Road Warrior – Independent Blues Awards (2016)
  • Best Contemporary Blues Album (for Chills & Fever (Ruf Records)) - Blues Blast Music Awards (2017)
  • Best Independent Female Blues Artist – Independent Blues Awards (2017)
  • Road Warrior – Independent Blues Awards (2017)
  • Best Blues Album (for Belle of the West (Ruf Records)) Best of the Beat Awards (2017)
  • Best Modern Roots CD (for Belle of the West (Ruf Records)) – Independent Blues Awards (2018)
  • Best Independent Blues-Soul Artist – Independent Blues Awards (2018)
  • Best Stage Performance – Independent Blues Awards (2018)
  • Road Warrior – Independent Blues Awards (2018)
  • Song for Common Good (for "American Dream" from the album Belle of the West) – Independent Blues Awards (2018)
  • Female Blues Artist of the Year (Readers' Poll) – Annual Living Blues Awards (2018)
  • Contemporary Blues Female Artist of the Year – Blues Music Awards (2018)
  • Best Female Vocalist – Best of the Beat Awards (2018)
  • Best Blues Performer – Best of the Beat Awards (2018)
  • Best Guitarist – Best of the Beat Awards (2018)
  • Artist of the Year – Best of the Beat Awards (2018)