Alison Krauss

Soundtrack, Actress, Music Department

Soundtrack, Actress, Music Department


Alison Krauss is a bluegrass virtuoso who effortlessly bridges the gap between roots music and country, rock and pop. A highly sought after collaborator, Krauss has worked with some of the biggest names in popular music, including James Taylor, Phish, Dolly Parton, Yo-Yo Ma and Bonnie Raitt. Since signing with Rounder Records at the age of 14, ...
Birth date
1971-07-23
Awards
29 wins & 15 nominations.
Height
5' 7" (1.7 m)

Known For


Cold Mountain
Cold Mountain
Soundtrack (2003)
O Brother, Where Art Thou?
O Brother, Where Art Thou?
Soundtrack (2000)
Twister
Twister
Soundtrack (1996)
Sicario
Sicario
Soundtrack (2015)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackGood Morning America
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Episode dated 16 November 2020 (2020) ... (performer: "Amazing Grace")
2020
SoundtrackThe Handmaid's Tale
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - God Bless the Child (2019) ... (performer: "Down to the River To Pray")
2019
SoundtrackHarrow
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Abo Imo Pectore (2019) ... (performer: "Didn't Leave Nobody But the Baby" - uncredited)
2019
SoundtrackDumplin'
(performer: "Here I Am", "If We Don't")
2018
SoundtrackSharp Objects
(TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Falling (2018) ... (performer: "Through the Morning, Through the Night" - uncredited)
2018
SoundtrackSmoky Mountains Rise: A Benefit for the My People Fund
(TV Special) (performer: "A Living Prayer")
2016
SoundtrackLove the Coopers
(performer: "The Light of Christmas Day")
2015
SoundtrackSicario
(performer: "Rich Woman")
2015
SoundtrackDance Moms
(TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes) - Nothing's Fair in Abbyville (2014) ... (performer: "Down to the River to Pray" - uncredited) - Wingman Down (2014) ... (performer: "Down in the River to Pray" - uncredited)
2014
SoundtrackThe Neighbors
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013) - It Has Begun... (2013) ... (performer: "When You Say Nothing At All" - uncredited) / (writer: "When You Say Nothing At All" - uncredited)
Soundtrack60 Minutes
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - His Finest Hour/Matthew Newton/Rock God/Mountain Madness (2013) ... (performer: "Gone, Gone, Gone (Done Moved On)")
2013
SoundtrackLate Show with David Letterman
(TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes) - Episode #20.25 (2012) ... (performer: "Make the World Go Away") - Episode #18.118 (2011) ... (performer: "Paper Airplane" - uncredited)
2011-2012
SoundtrackThe Marty Stuart Show
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Alison Krauss and Union Station (2012) ... (performer: "Paper Airplane", "Lonesome Wind", "Dust Bowl Children" - uncredited)
2012
SoundtrackThe Simpsons
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - At Long Last Leave (2012) ... (performer: "The Simpsons Theme" - uncredited)
2012
SoundtrackThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno
(TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes) - Episode #20.49 (2011) ... (performer: "My Love Follows You Where You Go" - uncredited) - Episode #20.47 (2011) ... (performer: "My Love Follows You Where You Go" - uncredited) - Episode #19.132 (2011) ... (performer: "Lay My Burden Down")
2011
SoundtrackConan
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Me. Coli (2011) ... (performer: "Paper Airplane")
2011
SoundtrackCase Histories
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Case Histories, Part 1 (2011) ... (performer: "Your Long Journey")
2011
SoundtrackKenny Rogers: The First 50 Years
(TV Movie) (performer: "Sweet Music Man", "But You Know I Love You")
2011
SoundtrackCMT: 40 Greatest Love Songs
(TV Special) (performer: "When You Say Nothing At All")
2011
SoundtrackSecret Diary of a Call Girl
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Episode #3.4 (2010) ... (performer: "The Scarlet Tide" - uncredited)
2010
SoundtrackGet Low
(performer: "Lay My Burden Down" (2010))
2009
SoundtrackBest of CMT Music Awards
(TV Special) (performer: "Forever and For Always")
2009
SoundtrackIn Plain Sight
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Gilted Lily (2009) ... (performer: "Down to the River to Pray" - uncredited)
2009
SoundtrackThe Wire
(TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes) - -30- (2008) ... (performer: "Rich Woman") - Know Your Place (2006) ... (performer: "Goodbye Is All We Have" - uncredited)
2006-2008
SoundtrackQwerty
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Episode #2.22 (2008) ... (performer: "I'll Fly Away")
2008
SoundtrackMad Money
(performer: "Rich Woman")
2008
SoundtrackCMT Hot 20 Countdown
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Episode dated 29 November 2007 (2007) ... (performer: "Gone, Gone, Gone (Done Moved On)")
2007
Soundtrack41st Annual Country Music Association Awards
(TV Special) (performer: "Simple Love")
2007
SoundtrackThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts
(TV Special) (performer: "My Tennessee Mountain Home", "Jolene", "Coat of Many Colors")
2006
SoundtrackBrad Paisley: The Video Collection
(Video short) (performer: "Whiskey Lullaby")
2006
SoundtrackThe Passion: Films, Faith & Fury
(TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Down to the River to Pray")
2006
SoundtrackBambi and the Great Prince of the Forest
(Video) (performer: "There is Life")
2006
SoundtrackSesame Street
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - American Fruit Stand (2005) ... (performer: "Sesame Jamboree")
2005
SoundtrackThe 47th Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) (performer: "Across the Universe")
2005
SoundtrackCrossing Jordan
(TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes) - Murder in the Rue Morgue (2005) ... (performer: "Can't Find My Way Home" - uncredited) - Cruel & Unusual (2003) ... (performer: "Can't Find My Way Home" - uncredited)
2003-2005
SoundtrackLAX
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Secret Santa (2004) ... (performer: "New Favorite")
2004
SoundtrackPaper Clips
(Documentary) (performer: "Jubilee")
2004
SoundtrackThe 76th Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special) (performer: "You Will Be My Ain True Love", "Scarlet Tide")
2004
SoundtrackMona Lisa Smile
(performer: "What'll I Do")
2003
SoundtrackCold Mountain
(performer: "You Will Be My Ain True Love" (2003), "The Scarlet Tide" (2003))
2003
SoundtrackThe Oprah Winfrey Show
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Episode dated 4 November 2003 (2003) ... (performer: "9 to 5")
2003
SoundtrackWhere the Red Fern Grows
(performer: "Sweet Beulah Land")
2003
SoundtrackEight Crazy Nights
(performer: "Long Ago")
2002
SoundtrackAlias
(TV Series) (1 episode, 2002) (performer - 1 episode, 2002) - The Counteragent (2002) ... (performer: "Slumber My Darling" - uncredited) - The Solution (2002) ... ("I'm Gone")
SoundtrackDivine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
(performer: "Sitting in the Window of My Room")
2002
SoundtrackDie Frauenversteher - Männer unter sich
(TV Movie) (performer: "It doesn't matter")
2002
SoundtrackBuffy the Vampire Slayer
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Entropy (2002) ... ("That Kind of Love", uncredited) - When She Was Bad (1997) ... ("It Doesn't Matter")
1997-2002
SoundtrackHeartbreakers
(performer: "Baby, Now That I've Found You")
2001
SoundtrackDelivering Milo
(performer: "Baby Now That I Found You")
2001
SoundtrackDown from the Mountain
(Documentary) (performer: "Wild Bill Jones", "(Didn't Leave) Nobody But the Baby", "Blue and Lonesome", "Down to the River to Pray", "I'll Fly Away")
2000
SoundtrackEd
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - The World of Possibility (2000) ... (performer: "Baby, Now That I've Found You")
2000
SoundtrackO Brother, Where Art Thou?
(performer: "Down to the River to Pray", "Didn't Leave Nobody But the Baby")
2000
SoundtrackDolly Parton's Precious Memories
(TV Special) (performer: "In The Garden", "Softly and Tenderly", "When the Roll is Called Up Yonder", "Washed in the Blood", "Power in the Blood", "Coat of Many Colors", "Over in the Glory Land", "Your Grace Provides for Me" (aka "In the Palm of Your Hand"))
1999
SoundtrackThe Other Sister
(performer: "When You Say Nothing At All")
1999
SoundtrackHappy, Texas
(performer: "Stay")
1999
SoundtrackMidnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
(performer: "This Time The Dream's On Me")
1997
SoundtrackAnnabelle's Wish
(Video) (performer: "The World From Way Up Here", "The World From Way Up Here (Reprise)")
1997
SoundtrackThe Castle
(performer: "Baby, Now That I've Found You" (1967))
1997
SoundtrackEdie & Pen
(performer: "Dusty Miller")
1996
SoundtrackTwister
(performer: "Moments Like This") / (producer: "Moments Like This")
1996/I
SoundtrackF.T.W.
(performer: "If I Give My Heart")
1994
SoundtrackGuncrazy
(performer: "IF I GIVE MY HEART")
1992
RoleTitleYear
ActressThe Simpsons
(TV Series) Alison Krauss - At Long Last Leave (2012) ... Alison Krauss (voice)
2012
ActressRobert Plant & Alison Krauss: Please Read the Letter
(Video short) Alison Krauss
2008
ActressRobert Plant & Alison Krauss: Gone Gone Gone (Done Moved On)
(Video short) Alison Krauss
2007
ActressAlison Krauss & John Waite: Missing You
(Video short) Alison Krauss
2007
ActressAlison Krauss & Union Station: Goodbye Is All We Have
(Video short) Alison Krauss
2005
ActressAlison Krauss & Union Station: Restless
(Video short) Alison Krauss
2004
ActressEight Crazy Nights
Jennifer (singing voice)
2002
ActressAlison Krauss & Union Station: Sitting in the Window of My Room
(Video short) Alison Krauss
2002
ActressAlison Krauss & Union Station: Let Me Touch You for Awhile
(Video short) Alison Krauss
2001
ActressAlison Krauss & Union Station: The Lucky One
(Video short) Alison Krauss
2001
ActressAlison Krauss & Union Station: Maybe
(Video short) Alison Krauss
2000
ActressAnnabelle's Wish
(Video) Additional Voices (voice, uncredited)
1997
RoleTitleYear
Music departmentGintberg på kanten
(TV Series documentary) (music - 9 episodes) - Sydslesvig (2014) ... (music) - Kommunen (2012) ... (music - as Alisson Krauss & Union Station) - Thorshavn (2011) ... (music - as Alison Krauss & Union Station) - Nordborg (2011) ... (music) - Gellerupparken (2011) ... (music) Show all 9 episodes
2011-2014
RoleTitleYear
WriterAlison Krauss & Union Station Live
(Video)
2003
RoleTitleYear
ProducerAlison Krauss & Union Station: The Lucky One
(Video short) (producer)
2001
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe Tao of Bluegrass: A Portrait of Peter Rowan
(Documentary) (post-production)
SelfGood Morning America
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest - Episode dated 16 November 2020 (2020) ... Self - Musical Guest
2020
SelfA&E Biography: Kenny Rogers
(TV Special documentary) Self
2020
SelfWillie Nelson American Outlaw
(TV Special) Self
2020
SelfDolly & Friends: The Making of a Soundtrack
(TV Movie) Self
2018
SelfVolunteer Jam XX: A Tribute to Charlie
(TV Special)
2018
SelfThe Life & Songs of Kris Kristofferson
(TV Special) Self
2017
SelfJimmy Kimmel Live!
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest - Guest Hostess Kristen Bell/Charlie Hunnam/Adam Scott/Alison Krauss (2017) ... Self - Musical Guest
2017
SelfOutlaw: Celebrating the Music of Waylon Jennings
(TV Movie) Self
2017
SelfThe Ellen DeGeneres Show
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest / Self - Claire Danes/Andy Puddicombe/Alison Krauss/Stephen 'tWitch' Boss (2017) ... Self - Musical Guest - Episode dated 27 April 2011 (2011) ... Self - Musical Guest - Episode #1.60 (2003) ... Self
2003-2017
SelfCBS This Morning: Saturday
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest - Episode dated 4 March 2017 (2017) ... Self - Musical Guest
2017
SelfThe Late Show with Stephen Colbert
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest - Uma Thurman/Jason Jones/Alison Krauss (2017) ... Self - Musical Guest
2017
SelfSmoky Mountains Rise: A Benefit for the My People Fund
(TV Special) Self
2016
SelfThe Life & Songs of Emmylou Harris
(TV Movie) Self
2016
SelfThe Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song: Willie Nelson
(TV Special) Self
2016
SelfTaylor Swift: The 1989 World Tour Live
(Video) Self
2015
SelfRevival: The Sam Bush Story
(Documentary) Self
2015
SelfGreat Performances
(TV Series) Self / Self - Fiddle & Vocals - American Voices (2015) ... Self - The Three Pickers: Legends of American Music (2003) ... Self - Fiddle & Vocals
2003-2015
SelfLate Show with David Letterman
(TV Series) Self / Self - Musical Guest - Episode #20.25 (2012) ... Self - Musical Guest - Episode #18.118 (2011) ... Self - Musical Guest - Episode dated 27 February 2001 (2001) ... Self - Episode dated 3 May 2000 (2000) ... Self - Episode dated 25 March 1997 (1997) ... Self Show all 7 episodes
1995-2012
SelfThe Marty Stuart Show
(TV Series) Self - Special Guest - Alison Krauss and Union Station (2012) ... Self - Special Guest
2012
SelfThe Ringmaster General
(Video documentary) Self
2012
SelfCMT Insider
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 18 February 2012 (2012) ... Self - Episode dated 16 April 2011 (2011) ... Self - Episode dated 25 July 2009 (2009) ... Self - Awards Recap (2008) ... Self - ACM Awards Recap (2005) ... Self
2005-2012
SelfA Musicares Tribute to Paul McCartney
(TV Special) Self
2012
SelfTavis Smiley
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 23 December 2011 (2011) ... Self
2011
SelfThe Talk
(TV Series) Self - Musical guest - Episode dated 22 December 2011 (2011) ... Self - Musical guest
2011
SelfThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno
(TV Series) Self / Self - Musical Guest - Episode #20.49 (2011) ... Self - Musical Guest - Episode #19.132 (2011) ... Self - Musical Guest - Episode #15.25 (2007) ... Self - Episode #12.198 (2004) ... Self - Episode #12.197 (2004) ... Self Show all 14 episodes
1995-2011
SelfIn Performance at the White House Country Music
(TV Special) Self
2011
SelfCharlie Louvin: Still Rattlin' the Devil's Cage
(Documentary) Self
2011
SelfConan
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest - Me. Coli (2011) ... Self - Musical Guest
2011
SelfLater... With Jools Holland
(TV Series) Self / Themselves - Episode #38.6 (2011) ... Themselves (as Alison Krauss & Union Station) - Episode #32.6 (2008) ... Self - Episode #30.3 (2007) ... Self - Episode #9.4 (1997) ... Self
1997-2011
SelfCMT: What's Your 20? 20 Greatest Women, 20 Years
(TV Special) Self
2011
SelfCMT Hot 20 Countdown
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode #11.16 (2011) ... Self - Guest
2011
SelfBreakfast
(TV Series) Self - Singer-Songwriter - Episode dated 21 March 2011 (2011) ... Self - Singer-Songwriter
2011
SelfHeart: Night at Sky Church
(TV Special) Self
2011
SelfKenny Rogers: The First 50 Years
(TV Movie) Self
2011
SelfAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) Self - Merle Haggard: Learning to Live with Myself (2010) ... Self
2010
Self2009 CMT Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
2009
SelfThe 51st Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Performer
2009
SelfYo-Yo Ma & Friends: Songs of Joy & Peace
(TV Special) Self
2008
SelfCMT Crossroads
(TV Series) - Robert Plant & Alison Krauss (2008)
2008
SelfCharlie Rose
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 14 November 2007 (2007) ... Self
2007
Self41st Annual Country Music Association Awards
(TV Special) Self
2007
SelfPaul Simon: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song
(TV Special) Performer
2007
SelfKids' Favorite Country Songs
(Video) Self
2007
SelfA Tribute to Les Paul
(TV Special) Self
2007
SelfThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts
(TV Special) Self
2006
SelfCMA Red Carpet 2006
(TV Movie) Self
2006
SelfCMT: The Greatest - 40 Days That Shaped Country Music
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2006
SelfCMT Cross Country
(TV Series) Performer - Alison Krauss & Vince Gill (2006) ... Performer
2006
SelfBonnie Raitt and Friends
(Video) Self
2006
SelfCMT Greatest Moments: Dolly Parton
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2006
SelfBiography
(TV Series documentary) Self - Dolly Parton (2006) ... Self - Hairdos and Heartache: The Women of Country Music (2006) ... Self
2006
SelfGrand Ole Opry at Carnegie Hall
(TV Special) Self
2006
SelfHeaven and Earth with Gloria Hunniford
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 29 January 2006 (2006) ... Self
2006
SelfDecades Rock Live
(TV Series) Self - Bonnie Raitt & Friends (2006) ... Self
2006
SelfLate Night with Conan O'Brien
(TV Series) Self - Musical Guest - Episode #13.33 (2005) ... Self - Musical Guest - Dr. Ruth Westheimer/Kim Coles/Alison Krauss & Union Station (1997) ... Self - Musical Guest - Mayor Giuliani/Jennifer Aniston/Alison Krauss (1995) ... Self - Musical Guest
1995-2005
SelfAustin City Limits
(TV Series documentary) Self - Alison Krauss and Union Station/Kathleen Edwards (2005) ... Self - Alison Krauss and Union Station/The Flatlanders (2002) ... Self - Shawn Colvin with Special Guests (2001) ... Self - Trisha Yearwood/Alison Krauss (2000) ... Self - Alison Krauss & Union Station/Merle Haggard (1996) ... Self
1996-2005
SelfCMT: 100 Greatest Duets Concert
(TV Special) Self
2005
SelfCMT: Class of 1995
(TV Movie) Self
2005
SelfSesame Street
(TV Series) Self - American Fruit Stand (2005) ... Self
2005
SelfThe 47th Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Performer
2005
SelfThe 39th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
2004
SelfThe 76th Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Performer
2004
SelfLightning in a Bottle
(Documentary) Self
2004
SelfThe 46th Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Performer
2004
SelfGrand Ole Opry
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 7 February 2004 (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfWill the Circle Be Unbroken: Farther Along
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2003
SelfThe Words and Music of 'Cold Mountain'
(TV Movie) Self
2003
SelfWomen Rock! Concert: Songs from the Movies
(TV Special) Performer
2003
SelfAlison Krauss & Union Station Live
(Video) Self
2003
SelfCMT Flame Worthy Video Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
2003
SelfWheel of Fortune
(TV Series) Self - Celebrity Contestant - Country Music Stars Week 1 (2003) ... Self - Celebrity Contestant
2003
SelfDolly Parton: Platinum Blonde
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2003
SelfThe Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts
(TV Special) Self
2002
SelfChristmas in Washington
(TV Special) Self - Performer
2002
SelfCMT: 40 Greatest Women of Country Music
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2002
SelfHazel Dickens: It's Hard to Tell the Singer from the Song
(Documentary) Self
2002
SelfNatalie MacMaster: My Roots Are Showing
(TV Special) Self
2001
SelfDown from the Mountain
(Documentary) Self
2000
SelfInside Look: Down from the Mountain
(TV Short documentary) Self
2000
SelfDolly Parton's Precious Memories
(TV Special) Self (as Alison Krauss and Union Station)
1999
SelfWhen You Believe: Music from 'The Prince of Egypt'
(TV Movie documentary) Performer
1998
SelfMiracle on Highway 31
(TV Movie) Self
1997
SelfThe 39th Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self
1997
SelfDolly Parton: Treasures
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1996
SelfGrand Ole Opry 70th Anniversary
(TV Special) Self
1996
SelfA Sam's Place Christmas
(TV Special) Self
1995
Self29th Annual Country Music Association Awards
(TV Special) Self - Performer
1995
SelfNanci Griffith: Other Voices, Other Rooms
Self
1993
SelfThe Women of Country
(TV Movie) Self
1993
SelfThe Best of Country '92: Countdown at the Neon Armadillo
(TV Special) Self
1992
SelfHigh Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music
(Documentary) Self
1992
SelfHee Haw
(TV Series) Self - Episode #22.21 (1991) ... Self
1991
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageCMA Awards Live: Greatest Moments 1968-2015
(Video) Self
2017
Archive footageCountry at the BBC
(TV Special) Self
2011
Archive footageCMT: 40 Greatest Love Songs
(TV Special) Self
2011
Archive footageBest of CMT Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
2009
Archive footageTop 50 Videos of 2008
(TV Special) Self
2008
Archive footageCMT Insider
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 8 December 2007 (2007) ... Self - Episode dated 23 September 2006 (2006) ... Self - Episode dated 20 May 2006 (2006) ... Self
2006-2007
Archive footageCMT Hot 20 Countdown
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 29 November 2007 (2007) ... Self
2007
Archive footageRace to the Red Carpet: 2006 Country Music Awards
(TV Special) Self
2006
Archive footageBrad Paisley: The Video Collection
(Video short) Self
2006
Archive footageCMT: The Greatest - 40 Greatest Albums
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2006
Archive footageCMT: 20 Sexiest Women
(TV Special) Self
2004