Jewel was host of the fifth season of Nashville Star, but she will be serving as a judge and mentor for the sixth season of Nashville Star. Jewel is a singer-songwriter, who has been nominated for three Grammy awards in the past.
Jewel got her start in the music business at an early age, as she toured with her parents and brothers throughout Alaska. Jewel’s first single from her first album was “Who Will Save Your Soul.” Jewel’s debut record sold over 11 million units. Jewel won the Governors Award from the Los Angeles chapter of the Recording Academy (NARAS) in 1999.
Jewel’s first country album, “Perfectly Clear,” was released on June 3. Jewel is also the founder of Project Clean Water, which helps to bring clean drinking water to impoverished communities.
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