Mama Judd: Naomi Judd was a member of the award-winning duo The Judds and an American country music singer and actress. Naomi Judd died of “mental illness” on April 30, 2022, at the age of 76.
Naomi Judd was born in Ashland, Kentucky, to parents Pauline Ruth ‘Polly’ Oliver Judd and Charles Glen Judd on January 11, 1946. Her father was the proprietor of a petrol station.
Brian Judd, Naomi’s 17-year-old brother, died of leukemia in 1965. Wynonna Judd, a singer, and Ashley Judd, a film and stage actress, are her children. She and her daughter Wynonna Judd eventually created The Judds, a well-known singing duo. Mama Judd
Naomi Judd and her daughter have a total of twenty top-10 hits (with fifteen at number one) and have won all three major country music awards ceremonies for the past eight years. They received numerous awards, including five Grammy Awards. With the Judds’ smash “Love Can Build a Bridge,” she received a Grammy for country song of the year. Mama Judd
After being diagnosed with Hepatitis C, Naomi Judd’s time with the Judds came to an abrupt end. This occurred in 1991, when they had sold over 20 million albums and videos in seven years and were at the pinnacle of their career. In 1993, Naomi Judd received the American Academy of Achievement’s Golden Plate Award.
More American Graffiti, A Holiday Romance, Naomi’s New Morning Can You Duet, The Killing Game, My Kitchen Rules, and An Evergreen Christmas have all featured Naomi Judd. In 2021, she and her daughter Wynonna were inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame as members of The Judds. Mama Judd