Gina Jeffreys

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Gina Jeffreys
Birth name Gina Hillenberg [1]
Born (1968-04-01) 1 April 1968 (age 46)
Origin Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
Genres Country Music
Occupations Singer, songwriter
Instruments Vocals
Years active 1992-active
Labels ABC Music, Ocean Road Music/MGM,
Associated acts Rod McCormack
Website www.ginajeffreys.com.au

Gina Jeffreys (also known as Gina Jeffries, Gina Hillenberg and Gina McCormack) is an Australian country singer. She was born on 1 April 1968 at Toowoomba, Queensland. She has often been called Australia's "Queen of Country" and has won numerous Australian country music awards.

She has been nominated for "Best Country Album" at the ARIA Music Awards, four times.[2]

In 2007, she was awarded Best Independent Country Release at the Australian Independent Record (AIR) Awards,[3] for her album Walks of Life.

Gina Jeffreys is married to Rod McCormack and has one child.

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions Certifications
(sales thresholds)
AUS
[4]
1994 The Flame
  • Released:1994
  • Label: ABC Music
  • AUS: Platinum[5]
1996 Up Close
  • Released: 21 July 1996
  • Label: ABC Music
9
1998

Somebody's Daughter

  • Released: 14 June 1998
  • Label: ABC Music
13
1999 Christmas Wish
  • Released: 1999
  • Label: ABC Music
  • Label: First Christmas Album
-
2001 Angel
  • Released: 2001
  • Label: ABC Music
42
2002 Best Of Gina Jeffreys ... so far
  • Released: 2002
  • Label: ABC Music
  • First Greatest Hits album
-
2006 Walks Of Life
  • Released: 2006
  • Label: Ocean Road Music/MGM
-
2010 Old Paint
  • Released: 17 September 2010
  • Label: Ocean Road Music
  • First Covers album
-
"—" denotes the album failed to chart or was not released.

Awards[edit]

ARIA Awards[edit]

Jeffreys had been nominated for four ARIA Music Awards[7]

Year Recipient Award Result
1995 The Flame Best Country Album Nominated
1998 Somebody's Daughter Best Country Album Nominated
2001 Angel Best Country Album Nominated
2007 Walks Of Life Best Country Album Nominated

Country Music Awards (CMAA)[edit]

Jeffreys has won five Golden guitar awards at the Tamworth Country Music Awards of Australia [8]

Year Recipient Award Result
1994 Two Stars Fell Female Vocalist of the Year Won
1995 Girls Night Out Female Vocalist of the Year Won
1996 Didn't we Shine Female Vocalist of the Year Won
1999 Dancin’ With Elvis Female Vocalist of the Year Won
2002 Angel [Gina Jeffreys (directed by Dylan Perry)] Video Clip of the Year Won

Australian Independent Record Label Association Awards[edit]

Jeffreys had one won AIR award[9]

Year Recipient Award Result
2007 Walks Of Life Best Independent Country Release Won

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