Avril Lavigne is a famous Canadian pop musician and songwriter. Her career started during the 2000s when she showed up as a teen pop star and released a couple of pop-punk music. Avril succeeded in the music, television and even fashion career. She sold over 40 million albums, and that makes her one of the top-selling musicians.
She has received music award from a lot of countries like South and North America, Asia, and Europe. Stay tuned and find out details about Avril’s life.
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Avril Ramona Lavigne was born in Belleville, Ontario, Canada on September 27, 1984. She grew up in Greater Napanee, a town in Ontario. Her parents are Judith-Rosanne Loshaw and Jean-Claude Lavigne, who is a phone technician. Lavigne spent her childhood with siblings, a brother Mathew and a sister Michelle. While she was young, Avril loved basketball, hockey, and skateboarding.
Also, Avril loved to sing and play music, and her parents supported her. They paid her guitar and singing lessons and brought her on the many musical events.
Avril attended Napanee District Secondary School, but she didn’t finish it because she started to pursue her musical career.
Avril began her career after signing the contract with Artista when she got advance of $1.25 million. In 2002 she released her first album named Let Go, and it went platinum four times. Also, it was on the Billboard charts in the US in the second place, and in Australia, it was in the first place. For the first single Complicated she won several Grammy Nominations.
The next singles also were in the top ten on the Billboard charts. On 2004 she released her upcoming album titled Under My Skin, and it went platinum five times in Canada. Afterward, she went on her first world tour and won three Juno awards.
Her third album The Best Thing Ever was number on the US Billboard charts, and it went platinum in Canada and US. The song Girlfriend from the album was recorded in eight languages.
In 2011 she presented one more album called Goodbye Lullaby and was nominated for two Juno awards. The collection named Avril Lavigne reached the top 20 in Canada, Australia, and the US.
Her newest album, Head Above Water, was released in 2019 and reached top ten.
Besides musical career, she Avril also had small roles in the movies and series. Also, she released a clothing line and perfume fragrances.
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Writing Head Above Water with Travis Clark from We The Kings was such a beautiful experience. We worked so hard on this track and were able to take my story and put it out in the world. I hope that my words in this song and our voices bring you hope, faith, and light. May you find people who love you, lift you up and always have strength and determination to keep your head above the water. Travis, love you, bro. You have been a blessing in my life and you sing like an angel. Please enjoy our duet together. Streaming now!
In 2005 Avril got married to a Deryck Whibley, but the couple got divorced in 2009. Later on, she also tied a knot with a Chad Kroeger, but they went on separate ways after two years of marriage.
Besides the two marriages, Avril also dated Matt Gould, Jesse Colburn, and television star Brody Jenner.
Currently, Lavigne is dating billionaire Phillip Sarofim.
Avril Lavigne Net Worth 2019
Avril is making her money from the sales of her albums and her tours. Also, she is earning from the YouTube views and downloads of her songs. Besides, she is making money from fashion and parts in movies. Avril is making more than $10 million per year, and her net worth is $50 million.