Avril Lavigne Net Worth
Who is Avril Lavigne ?
Avril Lavigne is a Canadian singer, songwriter and also an actress. Avril Lavigne’s full name is Avril Ramona Lavigne. She celebrates her birthday on September 27, 1984. Her near ones call her with her nickname, Avie. Her mother is Judith Rosanne who was of English decent. Her father is Jean-Claude Joseph Lavigne who was a French Canadian. Avril spent most of childhood in Paris and had learnt French there.
Early childhood and work :
Avril was born in Belleville, Ontario in Canada. Her parents had the children and she was the middle one. Her younger sister is Michelle Lavigne and her older brother is Matthew E. Lavigne. She did a video with her sister, and it was for Sk8r Boi. She was diagnosed with ADHD in her childhood and still suffers from it. She still needs to take Ritalin to cure it. Avril joined karaoke lessons when she was 14years old and used to perform in fairs. When she turned 16, she shifted to Manhattan to start working on her first ever album. She released a single from her album ‘Let Go’, the song was titled as ‘complicated’, the album went on to achieve a platinum status. The song was super hit and topped the chart of Billboard Top 100 on first position.
After passing class 11, she dropped out of her college to sign a recording contract with Arista Records. The contract was for two albums and was worth more than $2 million. She started out to pursue a career in folk and country music but later she got interested in punk and switched to it. At the age of 12, she used to learn to play guitar. Her songs are written mostly based on her own experiences.
Known for :
Avril’s first ever album ‘Let Go’ was super hit. Her song ‘complicated’ from the album became a huge hit. She won the award of new artist in a video award at the MTV VMA for this song. She also got nominated for Grammy Awards for five times and also for MTV European music award and MTV music awards.
Avril released her second album ‘Under My Skin’ which achieved double platinum status. She also wrote a song about her grandfather’s death, it was titled as ‘slipped away’. The album was a huge hit and around 381,000 copies were sold. Avril is quite successful and established in her musical career. She has released numerous albums and singles which have been chartbusters.
Net worth $55 million :
The current net worth of Avril Lavigne in 2018 as around $55 million. Around 30 million albums and 50 millions singles of Hearts have been sold all around the world. Her albums and singles are a huge commercial success. She has also launched her own clothing line named as Abbey Dawn in 2010. She also launched her first ever perfume in 2009 named as ‘Black Star’. Her second perfume was launched in 2010 which was named as ‘Forbidden rose’. In 2011, she released her third perfume called as Wild Rose. Her musical career and her business has made her earn huge amount of money which compile her net worth.
Personal life :
Avril Lavigne first dates Chad Kroeger and got married to him. Things didn’t go down well between them and they soon separated in July 2013. Later she dated Deryk Whibley who was a singer, guitarist and a vocalist. The couple got married on July 15 2006. Their marriage went on for four years but couldn’t go on further. They got divorced on November 16, 2010.
Avril Lavigne Bio Info
Full name: Avril Ramona Lavigne
Born: 27 September 1984 (age 33 years), Belleville, Canada
Height: 1.57 m
Spouse: Chad Kroeger (m. 2013–2015), Deryck Whibley (m. 2006–2010)
Occupation: Singer, Songwriter, Actress
Movies and TV shows: Over the Hedge, American Idol, Fast Food Nation, Charming, Majors & Minors, The Flock
Genres: Punk, Pop Rock, Alternative Rock, Post-grunge
Avril Lavigne Quotes
- To understand me, you have to meet me and be around me. And then only if I’m in a good mood – don’t meet me in a bad mood. – Avril Lavigne
- I’m the kind of person who always likes to be doing something. – Avril Lavigne
- Inspiration for my music just comes from, you know, my life experiences. – Avril Lavigne
- I have always looked for ways to give back because I think it’s a responsibility we all share. – Avril Lavigne
Avril Lavigne Videos on YouTube
Here are some YouTube videos featuring Avril Lavigne.