Shawn Colvin (January 10, 1956) is an American folk singer-songwriter.
Her best-known album, "A Few Small Repairs" was certified platinum and spawned the top ten hit "Sunny Came Home".
- Album Title Drop: During "Sunny Came Home".Shawn Colvin: It's time for a few small repairs she said.
- Anti-Love Song: Mostly "Get Out of My House" and "Nothin on Me".
- Concept Album: "A Few Small Repairs" is about then recent. her divorce
- The Cover Changes the Gender: She covered "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic" by The Police.
- Also covered "Crazy" by Gnarls Barkley.
- Folk Music
- Pyromaniac: The main theme of "Sunny Came Home".