Avril Lavigne Biography
Avril Lavigne is a celebrated Canadian singer and songwriter. He got fame at his teenager age. She is best known for her pop and rock sound. Besides, she is also an actress, but she gained recognition as a singer most.
This extra-ordinary pop singer brought gender equality and solved many other issues. Through the song 'Girlfriend,' she got much attention from the audience. To know more about this pop star, read out the article below.
Quick Facts About Avril Lavigne
|Birth Name||Avril Ramona Lavigne|
|Nickname||Avie, Av, Abbie (given by her dad), Abbey Dawn|
|Date of Birth||September 27, 1984|
|Place of Birth||Belleville, Ontario, Canada|
|Age||35 years old|
|Profession||Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Entrepreneur|
|Ethnicity||French-Canadian, French, Polish, English, Irish, Scottish|
Early Life, Education, and Family
The famous pop star, Avril Lavigne born on September 27, 1984. She was born in Belleville, Ontario, Canada. Avril’s birth name is Avril Ramona Lavigne. Her father was a technician at Bell Canada. Her mother, Judy Lavigne, was a housewife.
Mathew Lavigne is her brother, and Michelle Lavigne is her sister. She is the second one among her siblings. At her teenage age, she left school to concentrate on her career. Her parents told her to do so. That's why there is no specific information available about her school.
Lavigne started singing in the church and local events from her childhood. Her talent in singing was noticed when she was only two. Cliff Fabri recognized her skill in 1999 while she was performing at the bookstore in Kingstone. Cliff Fabri eventually became her professional manager later.
Lavigne gave her vocal in the first album song of folksinger Stephen Medd. After quitting the study, she went to New York with her parents for better opportunities.
When she was 16, she got the chance to work with professional singers and music producers. She contracted then for two albums, which total worth approximately $1.25 million.
Lavigne released her first album, 'Let go' in 2002. The hit songs of the album were 'Complicated,' 'Sk8er Boi,' 'I'm with you,' and 'Losing Grip'. Her second album 'Under my Skin' got to number one position throughout the world. Later, she released many other hit albums, which made her more famous. Lavigne took a break from singing in 2014 because of her Lyme disease.
- Let Go (2002)
- Under My Skin (2004)
- The Best Damn Thing (2007)
- Goodbye Lullaby (2011)
- Avril Lavigne (2013)
- Head Above Water (2019)
Avril is considered as one of the best musicians worldwide. She was nominated for eight Grammy Awards. Avril was the eleventh best-selling female artist of the decade in the US. Lavigne received ASCAP Film and Television Music Award in 2004 for her song 'I'm with you' and 'Complicated.' She got the nomination for best American Music Awards, Billboard Awards, BMI Awards, and Brit Awards and so on.
Personal Life, Husband, and Children
Avril has gone through several relationships, but three among them are famous. She first got married to Deryck Whibley, but soon they got divorced. In 2013, she married Chad Kroeger, who is a pop star.
This marriage also lasts for a maximum of 2 years, but this couple has 4 children. They are Paige, Hollie, Caitlyn, and Jacob. Currently, she is having a relationship with Adam Levine.
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Age, Height, and Net worth
The pop star is 5 feet 1 inch tall, and her weight is 50kg. Her net worth is approximately $58 million. She is 34 years old until 2019.
Five Facts about Lavigne
- The name 'Avril' is a French word that meant April.
- This pop Star has 20.3k followers on Instagram
- Her followers also follow her because of her clothing, fashion sense, and style.
- Skateboarding, reading books, and playing hockey is her hobby.
- Her favorite color is pink and black, and her favorite food is pizza.