Thursday, July 31, 2014
ROCKS IN YOUR SHOES
Emily West was born under the name Emily Nemmers in Waterloo, Iowa on July 9, 1981. Emily was the youngest of four children and stayed in Waterloo, Iowa up until the time she graduated Waterloo High School in the year 2000. Graduation from Waterloo High School compelled Emily West to leave Waterloo, Iowa far behind to relocate to Nashville, Tennessee in hopes of becoming a country music star. After getting employed as a background singer in Chely Wright's album the Metropolitan Hotel, Emily West finally landed a record deal with Capitol Records where she released her debut album in 2007 and her second album in 2011. Emily West was dropped by Capitol Records and released her third album on a small independent label CD Baby in 2013. Emily West appeared in the April 18th, 2010 episode of Celebrity Apprentice where Cyndi Lauper's women only team was charged with giving her a makeover away from country music and towards the lounge lizard torch singer instead. Emily West also got to meet Brett Michaels (Lead singer of the heavy metal band Poison) from the men's only team also on Celebrity Apprentice. Emily West only appeared on the April 18, 2010 episode of Celebrity Apprentice.