Alison has won 20 Grammy Awards.
Alison generally sings as a soprano.
Alison considers Dolly Parton as a major influence.
Musicians she enjoys include Lou Gramm of Foreigner and Paul Rodgers of Bad Company
Alison began studying classical violin at five years old but soon switched to bluegrass.
Alison won local contests by the age of ten.
As of 2007, Alison is ranked #7 of most Grammy wins by any artist in Grammy history.
Alison has a son named Sam in July 1999 with her ex-husband Pat Bergeson.
Alison got a divorce from Pat Bergeson in 2001.
Alison is five feet and seven inches tall.
Alison has a record label with Rounder Records.
Alison is a American Bluegrass, Newgrass, Country, and Gospel singer.
Alison knows how to play the fiddle.
Alison has grey colored eyes and has light brown hair.
Alison was ranked #26 in GAC's Top 50 Videos of 2007 for her video "Simple Love".