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Avril Lavigne

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Avril Lavigne

Rhetorician and satirist who wrote in the Greek language add

Category: Music

Born in 1984.

Countries: United States (33%), Canada (19%), United Kingdom (13%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Let Go (Avril Lavigne album), Chad Kroeger, Instagram

Linked to: Goo Goo Dolls, NME, The Ledger, War Child

 

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Since 1993 many other famous artists like Paul McCartney, Paul Weller, Oasis, Radiohead, U2, Anton Corbijn, Eric Clapton, Marco Borsato, Bob Geldof, Iggy Pop, Avril Lavigne, Keane and many others have joined the War Child cause add something


1995

Bon Harris - Since Nitzer Ebb's last album in 1995, Harris has become an in-demand collaborator working with Depeche Mode, The Smashing Pumpkins, Evanescence, AFI, Avril Lavigne, Bush, and Billy Corgan, who asked Bon to co-produce his solo album, "TheFutureEmbrace"


1999

He invited her to contribute vocals on his song, "Touch the Sky", for his 1999 album, "Quinte Spirit" add something

 

In 1999, Lavigne won a radio contest to perform with fellow Canadian singer Shania Twain at the Corel Centre in Ottawa, before an audience of 20,000 people add something

 

In December 1999, Lavigne was discovered by her first professional manager, Cliff Fabri, while singing country covers at a Chapters bookstore in Kingston, Ontario, Ontario add something


2000

Jowett arranged for Lavigne to work with Peter Zizzo during the summer of 2000 in New York, where she wrote the song "Why" add something

 

She later sang on "Temple of Life" and "Two Rivers" for his follow-up album, "My Window to You", in 2000 add something

 

In November 2000, Ken Krongard, an A&R representative, invited Antonio "L.A." Reid, head of Arista Records, to producer Peter Zizzo's Manhattan studio to hear Lavigne sing add something


2001

Curtis Frasca - In 2001 after attempts to capture Avril Lavigne's sound, Arista A&R head Josh Saurbin reached out to the production & writing team of Curt Frasca and Sabelle Breer to help with the album


2002

By the end of 2002, the album was certified four-times platinum by the RIAA, making her the bestselling female artist of 2002 and "Let Go" the top-selling debut of the year add something

 

For the music video to "Complicated", Lavigne was named Best New Artist at the 2002 MTV Video Music awards add something

 

Her first television appearance was in a 2002 episode of "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch", performing "Sk8er Boi" with her band in a nightclub add something

 

In 2002, Lavigne made a cameo appearance in the music video to "Hundred Million" by the pop punk band Treble Charger add something

 

In 2002, when she was 17 years old, Lavigne broke onto the music scene with her debut album "Let Go" add something

 

Lavigne's debut single and the album's lead single, "Complicated", peaked at number 1 in Australia and number 2 in the U.S. "Complicated" was one of the bestselling Canadian singles of 2002, and it was featured on the teen television show, "Dawson's Creek" add something

 

Lavigne released her debut album, "Let Go", on 4 June 2002 in the U.S., where it reached number 2 on the "Billboard" 200 add something

 

By November 2002, however, Lavigne stopped wearing ties, claiming she felt she was "wearing a costume" add something

 

Jesse Colburn - He worked with Avril Lavigne's band from 2002 to 2004, leaving the band before they started their 2004 tour

 

Let Go (Avril Lavigne album) - "'Let Go"' is the debut album by French-Canadian singer-songwriter Avril Lavigne, released on 4 June 2002


 

She won four Juno awards in 2003 out of six nominations, received a World Music award for "World's Bestselling Canadian Singer", and was nominated for eight Grammy awards, including Best New Artist and Song of the Year for "Complicated" add something

 

In March 2003, Lavigne posed for the cover of "Rolling Stone" magazine and, later in May, performed "Fuel" during MTV's Icon tribute to Metallica add something

 

By May 2003, "Let Go" had accumulated over 1,000,000 sales in Canada, receiving a diamond certification from the Canadian Recording Industry Association add something

 

Chantal Kreviazuk - In 2003, Kreviazuk and Maida collaborated on a number of tracks with Avril Lavigne for Lavigne's second album "Under My Skin"

 

Neil Reid - The youngest girl to top the chart is Canadian artist Avril Lavigne at 17 years and 3 months with "Let Go" in 2003


2004

At the end of 2004, Lavigne embarked on her first world tour, the Bonez Tour, which had stopovers in almost every continent and lasted for the entire 2005 year add something

 

Her second album, "Under My Skin", was released in 2004 and was her first album to peak at number 1 on the U.S. "Billboard" 200, eventually selling more than 10 million copies worldwide add something

 

In late 2004, she had a small pink heart around the letter "D" applied to her right wrist, which represented her then-boyfriend, Deryck Whibley add something

 

Lavigne won two World Music awards in 2004 for "World's Best Pop/Rock Artist" and "World's Bestselling Canadian Artist" add something

 

She later made a cameo appearance in the 2004 film "Going the Distance" add something

 

Lavigne's second studio album, "Under My Skin", was released on 25 May 2004, debuting at number 1 in several countries, including Australia, Mexico, Canada, Japan, the UK, and the U.S. The album has sold more than 10 million copies add something

 

Lavigne covered the Goo Goo Dolls song "Iris", performed with the band's lead singer John Rzeznik at Fashion Rocks, and she posed for the cover of "Maxim" in October 2004 add something

 

Raine Maida - He co-wrote and produced five tracks on Avril Lavigne's second album "Under My Skin", released in 2004

 

Raine Maida - He co-wrote and produced five tracks on Avril Lavigne's second album "Under My Skin", released in 2004


2005

Lavigne worked with Reverb, a non-profit environmental organization, for her 2005 east coast tour add something

 

She received five Juno award nominations in 2005, and picked up three, including "Artist of the Year" add something

 

In June 2005, Whibley surprised Lavigne with a trip to Venice, including a gondola ride and a romantic picnic, and on 27 June, he proposed to her add something

 

In November 2005, after going through an audition to land the role, Lavigne travelled to New Mexico to film a single scene in the 2007 film, "The Flock" add something

 

KaDee Strickland - In late 2005, she joined the cast of "The Flock", a crime drama featuring Richard Gere, Claire Danes and singer Avril Lavigne about a federal agent assigned to track down a missing girl and a paroled sex offender

 

Fefe Dobson - In April 2005, Dobson was nominated for two Juno *awards, Pop Album of the Year and New Artist of the Year; both categories were won by Avril Lavigne

 

Jesse Colburn - He played guitar for Closet Monster until their final show on 8 December 2005 and he previously played in Avril Lavigne's band from 2002 to 2004


2006

Both "Over the Hedge" and "Fast Food Nation" opened at the 2006 Cannes Film Festival, which Lavigne attended add something

 

Lavigne's feature film debut was voicing an animated character in the 2006 film "Over the Hedge", based on the comic strip of the same name add something

 

She voiced a character in the animated film "Over the Hedge" in 2006 add something

 

While Lavigne was in the studio for her third studio album, Fox Entertainment Group approached her to write a song for the soundtrack to the 2006 fantasy-adventure film "Eragon" add something

 

On 26 February 2006, Lavigne represented Canada at the closing ceremony of the Torino Olympics, performing her song "Who Knows" during the eight-minute Vancouver 2010 portion add something

 

In July 2006, Lavigne married her boyfriend of two years, Deryck Whibley, lead singer and guitarist for Sum 41 add something

 

In August 2006, "Canadian Business" magazine ranked her as the seventh top Canadian actor in Hollywood in their second-annual ranking Celebrity Power List add something

 

Travis Barker - Also in 2006 he played drums for several songs on Avril Lavigne's third album, "The Best Damn Thing"

 

Camilla d'Errico - In 2006 she was asked to work on the graphic novel for singer Avril Lavigne

 

Kelly Rowland - In 2006, Rowland joined other artists such as Pink and Avril Lavigne in ads for so-called empowerment tags for the ALDO Fights AIDS campaign, which went on sale exclusively at ALDO stores and benefited the YouthAIDS initiative

 

Deryck Whibley - Whibley married fellow singer Avril Lavigne in 2006


2007

In 2007, Chantal Kreviazuk, who wrote with Lavigne on her second album, accused Lavigne of plagiarism and criticized her songwriting add something

 

The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry ranked "Girlfriend" as the most-downloaded track worldwide in 2007, selling 7,3 million copies, including the versions recorded in eight different languages add something

 

"The Flock" would not be released in American theatres, and because it would not be released in foreign markets until late 2007, it would not be considered Lavigne's debut add something

 

Lavigne's third album, "The Best Damn Thing", was released on 17 April 2007, which Lavigne immediately promoted with a small tour add something

 

Released on 12 June 2007, the album was produced to benefit Amnesty International's campaign to alleviate the crisis in Darfur add something

 

She has appeared in ALDO ads with YouthAIDS to raise money to educate people worldwide about HIV/AIDS. Lavigne took part in the Unite Against AIDS concert presented by ALDO in support of UNICEF on 28 November 2007 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada add something

 

Lucian Freud - In late 2007, a collection of Freud's etchings titled "Lucian Freud: The Painter's Etchings" went on display at the Museum of Modern Art. In 2012 there is a large posthumous exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery.

 

Nikki Yanofsky - This made her the first Canadian artist to have a number one song on that chart since "Girlfriend" by Avril Lavigne topped the chart in 2007


2008

In 2008, Lavigne introduced her clothing line, Abbey Dawn, and in 2009, she released her first perfume, Black Star, which was followed by her second perfume, Forbidden Rose, in 2010 and her third perfume, Wild Rose, in 2011 add something

 

In January 2008, the lawsuit was closed after a confidential settlement had been reached add something

 

In March 2008, Lavigne undertook a world tour named The Best Damn Tour to support the album add something

 

In July 2008, Lavigne launched the clothing line "Abbey Dawn", featuring a back-to-school collection add something

 

On 21 August 2008, MTV reported that the concert had been approved by the Malaysian government add something

 

Only a month after completing The Best Damn Tour, Lavigne began recording in her home studio in November 2008 with the song "Black Star", written to help promote her first fragrance of the same name add something


2009

As of 2009, the album has sold over 16 million units worldwide, and the RIAA has certified the album six-times platinum, denoting shipments of over six million units in the U.S. add something

 

Black Star, which features notes of pink hibiscus, black plum and dark chocolate, was released in summer 2009 in Europe, and later in the US and Canada add something

 

The fragrance was announced on Lavigne's official website on 7 March 2009 add something

 

By July 2009, nine tracks had been recorded for the new album, including the songs "Fine", "Everybody Hurts" and "Darlin" add something

 

On 14 September 2009, Lavigne took her latest collection for her clothing line to be a part of the New York Fashion Week, returning in 2011 add something

 

It was announced on 17 September 2009 that Lavigne and Whibley had split up and that divorce papers would soon follow add something

 

The marriage lasted a little over three years, and in October 2009, Lavigne filed for divorce add something

 

On 5 December 2009, Lavigne returned to the stage in Mexico City during the biggest charity event in Latin America, "Teleton" add something


2010

Black Star won the 2010 Best "Women's Scent Mass" by Cosmetic Executive Women add something

 

Her designs were exhibited at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising in California beginning in May through September, alongside Colleen Atwood's costumes from the 2010 film add something

 

In 2010, Lavigne was one of several artists who contributed their voices to a cover of K'naan's "Wavin' Flag" as a benefit single to help raise money for several charity organizations related to the 2010 Haiti earthquake add something

 

In the spring of 2010, Lavigne began dating reality TV personality Brody Jenner add something

 

In January 2010, Lavigne began working with Disney to incorporate "Alice in Wonderland"-inspired designs into her Abbey Dawn line of clothing add something

 

In January 2010, while simultaneously writing and recording for her new album, Lavigne worked with Disney clothing designs inspired by Tim Burton's feature film, "Alice in Wonderland" add something

 

Lavigne and then-husband Whibley got matching tattoos in March 2010, in celebration of his 30th birthday add something

 

Her love of tattoos, however, gained media attention in May 2010, after Lavigne and Brody Jenner each got matching tattoos of the word "fuck" on their ribs add something

 

In July 2010, Lavigne had her boyfriend's name, "Brody", tattooed beneath her right breast add something

 

In September 2010, Lavigne's third single from her debut album, "I'm With You", was sampled by Rihanna on the track "Cheers ", which is featured on Rihanna's fifth studio album, "Loud" add something

 

On 14 September 2010, Lavigne introduced her charity, "The Avril Lavigne Foundation", which aims to help young people with serious illnesses and disabilities and works with leading charitable organizations; The foundation partners with the Easter Seals, Make-A-Wish foundation and Erase MS, the latter two being charities Lavigne has previously worked with add something

 

In November 2010, Lavigne attended the Clinton Global Initiative add something

 

The divorce was finalized on 16 November 2010, officially ending the marriage add something

 

In December 2010, American singer Miranda Cosgrove released "Dancing Crazy", a song written by Lavigne, Max Martin and Shellback add something

 

In December 2010, the clothing line was made available to over 50 countries through the line's official website add something

 

Curtis Frasca - Since forming in 2010 they have acquired 25,000 copyrights through the acquisition of iconic catalogues and brands such as Salsoul Records, West End Records as well as music and hit songs by Jennifer Lopez, Snoop Dogg, Neil Young, Nina Simone, Tupac, Celine Dion, Rod Stewart, Avril Lavigne, Commodores, John Coltrane

 

Bovver boot - The journalist Karen Kay wrote in "The Express" in 2010 that "Dr Martens boots" have been worn by The Clash, The Cure, Madness, Madonna, the Spice Girls, The Sex Pistols, Avril Lavigne and Gwen Stefani

 

Brody Jenner - In March 2010, Jenner began dating Canadian singer Avril Lavigne


2011

Lavigne is one of the top-selling artists releasing albums in the U.S., with over 11 million copies certified by the RIAA. Her fourth studio album, "Goodbye Lullaby", was released in March 2011 add something

 

In August 2011, she was featured in the music video for Cheers add something

 

Lavigne launched a third fragrance, Wild Rose, in August 2011 and filmed the commercial for it in late 2010 add something

 

On 23 September 2011, Lavigne appeared in the Hub network show "Majors & Minors" as a guest mentor, alongside other singers including Adam Lambert and Leona Lewis add something

 

In November 2011, Lavigne stated that she entered the studio to start recording new songs for the album add something

 

Lucian Freud - Lucian Freud died in 2011

 

Lucian Freud-painter - Lucian Freud-painter died in 2011(death)

 

PalaLottomatica - This arena hosted the concert of Avril Lavigne with her The Black Star Tour on September 10, 2011


2012

The new album will musically be the opposite of "Goodbye Lullaby", with a release date rumored for sometime in 2012 add something

 

In January 2012, the same month as her separation from Jenner, Lavigne's house in Bel-Air, on the market since May 2011, sold, and Lavigne moved to Paris, France to study the French language add something

 

The couple announced that they broke up in January 2012 add something

 

She subsequently quietly began dating fellow Canadian rocker Chad Kroeger, frontman of the band Nickelback, in July 2012 add something

 

After one month of dating, Lavigne announced her engagement to Kroeger in August 2012 add something

 

On 17 August 2012 Lavigne began finalizing work on her fifth album by starting the mixing process and laying down last minute ad-libs and backing vocals, before completely wrapping up production two days later on 19 August add something

 

David Hodges - From March of 2012 through September of the same year, David co-produced Avril Lavigne's new album with friend and Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger


2013

By 2013, Lavigne would go on to sell more than 50 million singles and 30 million copies of her albums worldwide, becoming one of the top-selling artists releasing albums in the U.S., with over 10,25 million copies certified by the RIAA. In 2009, "Billboard" named Lavigne the number 10 pop artist in the "Best of the 2000s" chart add something

 

"Let Go" made Lavigne the youngest female soloist to reach number 1 in the UK. As of 2013, it has sold nearly 7 million copies in the United States and over 17 million copies worldwide add something

 

An official lyric video for the song was released in April 2013 add something

 

The couple married in the South of France on July 1, 2013, which is Canada Day add something

 

Lavigne premiered the song "Rock n Roll" as the second single from her upcoming album on July 18, 2013 and began a campaign for fans to post a video of themselves singing the song via the social network Instagram, a similar campaign to one conducted to create the official lyric video for Lavigne's previous single "Here's to Never Growing Up" add something

 

Three months after the release of "Goodbye Lullaby", Lavigne began work on her eponymous titled fifth studio album, which will be released on Epic Records on 5 November 2013 following her departure from RCA Records add something

 

Here's to Never Growing Up - "'Here's to Never Growing Up"'" is a song recorded by Canadian recording artist Avril Lavigne, taken from her self-titled fifth studio album in 2013

 

Danica McKellar - On 20th August 2013, Canadian singer Avril Lavigne released her music video for new single Rock N Roll from her upcoming self titled fifth album, which features McKellar as 'Winnie Cooper'

 

Danica McKellar - On August 20, 2013, Canadian singer Avril Lavigne released her music video for new single "Rock N Roll" from her upcoming self-titled fifth album, which features McKellar as 'Winnie Cooper'


2014

In August 2014 Avril played at music festival Summer Sonic in Tokyo, Japan add something

 

IGN - In September 2014, she launched a personal fundraising campaign for Special Olympics as part of her birthday celebration add something


2015

Proceeds from her "Team Rockstar" event help sponsor athletes from around the world competing in the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Los Angeles add something

 

In April 2015, she revealed that she had been diagnosed with Lyme disease add something

 

On 2 September 2015, Lavigne announced her separation from Kroeger via her official Instagram account add something

 

Chad Kroeger - On September 2, 2015, Lavigne announced their separation via her official Instagram account

 

Patrick Stump - On November 5, 2015 it was announced that Stump had written and produced a song called 'Trophy Boy' for the soundtrack of upcoming animated film "Charming" to be sung by High School Musical star Ashley Tisdale, Avril Lavigne and G.E.M.


2016

On 25 December 2016, Lavigne announced via her Instagram account that she was working on new music and would be releasing a new album in 2017 add something


2017

The album is set to be released on 11 January 2017 add something

 

In March 2017, it was revealed that Lavigne has switched labels and signed onto &BMG (BMG_Rights_Management) add something

 

In September 2017, Cybersecurity firm McAfee named Avril Lavigne as the most dangerous celebrity on the internet add something

 

Lavigne features in the song "Wings Clipped" by Grey (Grey_(musical_duo)) with Anthony Green for the duo's debut EP "Chameleon", released on September 29, 2017 add something


2018

On 19 September 2018, Lavigne will release "Head Above Water" as the lead single from her upcoming sixth studio album add something

 

In an interview with Australia's KIIS 106,5 in November 2018, Lavigne responded to the rumour, dismissing it as weird add something

 

On December 12, 2018, she released the second single "Tell Me It's Over" along with the album's pre-order add something


2019

Lavigne's sixth studio album "Head Above Water" was released on February 15, 2019 through BMG (BMG_Rights_Management) add something

 

Ryan Tedder - In 2019, Tedder wrote and produced his solo single debut "Right Where I'm Supposed to Be" as the Official Song of the 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates in collaboration with Avril Lavigne, Luis_Fonsi, Hussain Al Jassmi, Assala Nasri and Tamer Hosny