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An American rock singer Linda Perry has gained popularity being the head singer 4 Non-Blondes band. Her musical talent has blossomed in the music industry over the years and has won the hearts of millions of music lovers.
She has garnered the accomplishment with several hits which she has either composed, sand or produced through the two record labels. She has also collaborated with other artists including Pink, Alicia Keys, Gwen Stefani, and Adele. Along with wide recognition, she has numerous nominations and awards including Grammy Award.
Height / Weight / Age
Linda Perry weighs 55 kg and 121 lbs in pounds. She is a well-known musician with a height of 160 cm or in feet inches 5’3” tall. She has short and rough black color hair and sparkling wide dark brown color eyes.
She turned 58 years old in April. She has a lean physique with the following body measurements 32 inches breast, 25 inches waist, and 34 inches hips. Her bra size is 32B whereas her shoe size is 5 (US).
According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Linda Perry is $18 million USD approximately. As a lead singer of the band, she has earned a huge sum of amount and success too.
Education / Family
Linda Perry was born on April 15, 1965, to Marluce Martins Perry and Alfred Xavier Perry. She grew up in an artistic family in Springfield, Massachusetts. She was raised along with her four brothers and 1 sister.
Since childhood, she has been inclined toward music. She faced sexual molestation from her step-brother Mark and her mother never believed her potential. Her educational background is not revealed yet.
|Birth Place||Massachusetts, USA|
|Date Of Birth||April 15, 1965|
|Height||In centimeters – 160 cm
In feet inches – 5’3”
|Weight||In kilograms – 55 kg
In pounds – 121 lbs
|Eye Color||Dark brown|
|Home Town||Massachusetts, USA|
|Fathers Name||Alfred Xavier Perry|
|Mothers Name||Marluce Martins Perry
Career / Fashion And Style
At the age of 21, Linda Perry has embarked on her musical career. In 1986, she was recruited as a lead singer in the band “4 Non-Blondes”. In 1989, she has released her first professional song with the band called “Down on your face”.
Later, the band signed the contract with Interscope Records and launched their debut album Bigger, Better, Faster, More! under this label. The album was a superhit and Linda earned immense success. In 1994, she had quit the band and started her solo career. Her first solo album was “In-flight”.
She has penned down songs like “Cruz” and “Beautiful” In 1997 she has launched her own record label called “Rockstar Records”. She also produced a film “Pink as the day she was born” that featured cameos Les Claypool and Margaret Cho.
To date, she has composed various songs like “Freeheld”, “Get the party started”, “Stupidstar”, “Lonely Girl”, “Shine”, “Spaceman”, many more, and still counting. In 2004, she won Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance. Along with Kerry Brown, she established “We hear” which is a record label, music producer, and artist management company.
To date, the company has signed various recording artists like Imogen Heap, Dorothy, Natasha Bedingfield, and many more. She has discovered popular singer James Blunt who has released his album “Back to Bedlam”.
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More
Linda Perry has revealed her sexual orientation as a lesbian. For a year, she has dated an actress Clementine Ford. In 2011, she started dating Sara Gilbert. They got engaged and on March 30, 2014, got married. A year later, Sara gave birth to their son named Rhodes Emilio Gilbert Perry. In 2019, Sara had filed for a legal separation from Linda.
|Children||Son – Rhodes Emilio Gilbert Perry
Some Interesting Facts About Linda Perry
- In childhood, Linda Perry faced kidney disease and also drug addiction.
- She lived in Los Angeles in a house worth $6,850,000.
- Sara has a son and daughter from her previous relationship and Linda is a stepmother to both of them.
- For her performance at Billboard Music Awards, she has displayed the slang word “dyke” on her guitar.
- In 2015, she was introduced to the Songwriters Hall of Fame at a ceremony in New York.
- She belongs to mixed ethnicity as her father was a Portuguese-American whereas her mother was a Brazilian.
- To motivate voters to vote in the 2020 presidential election, she wrote the song “A Beautiful Noise”, along with 7 other artists. The song was performed by Brandi Carlile and Alicia Keys.