Grammy Nominee Linda Chorney made history as the first truly independent artist to receive a Grammy nomination Linda Chorneyfor Best Americana Album in 2012. She is an award winning filmmaker, author, public speaker, and self-proclaimed “Jackass of All Trades.” Born before the war, she started singing as a fetus, received a standing ovation in the delivery room and has been singing ever since. Her body of music includes 3 cassettes, and 7 CDs.Chorney’s humanitarian efforts through her music include partial responsibility for the erection of bronze statue of Martin Richard, lost to the Boston Marathon Tragedy, raising funds for Boys and Girls Clubs of Tucson, volunteering performances for charitable organizations such as Light Of Day Foundation, Where Angels Play Foundation, singing and donating a guitar to the VA Health Care Facility of Tucson.