Carlile's latest album The Firewatcher's Daughter earned her a Grammy Nomination for Best Americana Album and peaked at no. Carlile has released six albums including The Story (2007), Give Up the Ghost (2009) and Live at Benaroya Hall with the Seattle Symphony (2011), the last reaching number 14 on the Top Rock Albums chart.
Most are taped late in the afternoon; exceptions include Jimmy Kimmel Live!Since retiring after 33 years on the late night television, David Letterman has kept a low public profile — aided by the growth of a truly impressive beard.But that doesn’t mean he hasn’t been as fixated on politics as the rest of us. If you’re a comedian or a late-night host, is there a responsibility to be taking on Trump?Carlile's music through the years has been categorized in several genres, including pop, rock, alternative country, and folk.She said of her style, "I've gone through all sorts of vocal phases, from pop to blues to R&B, but no matter what I do, I just can't get the country and western out of my voice." Carlile has been a part of several activism campaigns and advocates for causes ranging from spreading awareness for health issues to women empowerment.