Sturgill Simpson (Country-Rock artist)
Legal name: John Sturgill Simpson
Sturgill Simpson (born June 8, 1978) is an American country music singer-songwriter. He has released two albums independently. Sturgill Simpson's songs are represented by Downtown Music Publishing. Due to recording on a private label outside Nashville and outside the country direction of today, Simpson is labeled Alternative country, even though his sound is closer to traditional country.