Beccy COLE (2000)

Beccy Cole

In a career that began as a teen singing in her Mum, Carole Sturtzel's band, “Wild Oats;” Beccy has toured with Willie Nelson, Kenny Rogers, Tom T Hall, The Bellamy Brothers, Glenn Campbell and Don McClean.

She has performed with The Wiggles, been set in wax in a museum and sung to troops wearing a Kevlar vest and high heels in Baghdad.

1994 – Golden Guitar for Best New Talent with “Foolin’ Around”.

2000 - Beccy was proud to sing for her Prime Minister yet controversially declined an invitation to sing for then American President, George W Bush in 2007.

2001 – Golden Guitars for Female Vocalist of the Year with “This Heart” and Vocal Collaboration (with Darren Coggan, Felicity Urquhart and Adam Harvey) with Do I Ever Cross Your Mind”. South Australian Country Music Festival Awards- Inducted into the Hall of Fame.

2002 - Golden Guitar for Female Vocalist of the Year with “To Strong to Break”. People’s Choice Awards – Best Female Vocal.

2005 - CMAA Australian Country Music Achiever Awards – Entertainer of the Year.

2007 - Golden Guitars for APRA Song of the Year, Female Vocalist of the Year and Single of the Year  with “Poster Girl”. Through tears, she sang "Poster Girl" as Diggers marched the MCG on ANZAC day in front of a crowd of 100,000. Released the album, “Live @ Lizottes

2008 - People’s Choice Awards – Best Female Vocal.

2010 - After a 3 year stint playing to sell-out crowds with Gina Jeffreys and Sara Storer as “The Songbirds,” Beccy is now putting the finishing touches on songs for her 6th album,.

2011 – People’s Choice Awards for Best Female Vocal. Golden Guitar for Female Artist of the Year with “Waitress” and Vocal Collaboration of the Year with Kasey Chamber for “Millionaire”.