Quick Facts of
- First NameAvril Lavigne
Avril Ramona Lavigne, 36, is a Canadian-French singer who came to the limelight at the young age of 16 after she signed a two-album recording contract with Arista Records.
Lavigne released her debut album, Let Go, in 2002 which highlighted her skate punk persona that eventually earned her the ‘Pop Punk Queen’ title. Throughout her career, she has released a total 6 studio albums which include Goodby Lullaby, Avril Lavigne, and Head Above Water.
Net Worth And Earning Details Of Avril Lavigne
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Lavigne’s net worth is estimated at around $50 million as of early 2020. Whereas, The Richest estimated her worth at around $45 million as of late 2019.
Back in 2000, Avril earned $2 million from her 2-album-record contract with Arista Records.
She earns her multi-million dollar fortune from her successful career in the music industry.
Short Career Highlight
In 1999, Avril along with fellow singer Shania Twain won a radio contest. The following year, she signed a contract with Arista Records and her debut studio album entitled Let Go in June.
The album peaked at no.2 on the Billboard 200 and peaked at no.1 in Australia, Canada, and the UK.
Her debut single ‘Complicated’ debuted at no.1 in Australia and no.2 in the US.
Here is a list of Lavigne’s album/tour sales and earnings:
|2002||Lett Go||$25 million|
|2004||Under My Skin||$14.8 million|
|2005||Bonez Tour 2005: Live at Budokan||$235,000|
|2007||The Best Damn Thing||$10.5 million|
|2008||The Best Damn Thing: Live in Toronto||$10,000|
|2011||Goodbye Lullaby||$2.3 million|
|2013||Goodbye Lullaby||$1.1 million|
Her most recent album, Head Above Water, was released on 15th February 2019 through BMG Rights. The album includes hit songs like Head Above Water, Tell Me It’s Over, Dumb Blonde, and I Fell in Love with the Devil.
Besides music, some of her acting credits are Sabrina the Teenage Witch, Over the Hedge, Majors & Minors, and Charming.
Lavigne has been involved in several charities, including Make Some Noise, Erase MS, Amnesty International, and others.
She also collaborated with a non-profit environmental organization, Reverb, for her 2005 east coast tour.
Few of other charities supported by Avril are:
- Aid Still Required
- Make-A-Wish Foundation
- Keep A Child Alive
- Was Child
- The Avril Lavigne Foundation
- US Campaign for Burma
Biography And Personal Life Of Singer Avril
Avril Ramona Lavigne was born on 27th September 1984 in Belleville, Ontario, Canada to Jean-Claude Lavigne and Judith-Rosanne Loshaw. She holds dual nationality (French-Canadian) and has White-Caucasian ethnic descent.
Lavigne grew up alongside her siblings Matthew Lavigne and Michelle Lavigne. She went to Napanee District Secondary School.
The Complicated singer is currently dating an Indie Artist named Pete Jonas at the moment.
She was previously married to Canadian musician Chad Kroeger (from 1st July 2013 to 2nd September 2015) and Sum 41 lead vocalist/rhythm guitarist Deryck Whibley (from 15th July 2006 to 16th November 2010).
Did You Know? Avril was diagnosed with Lyme disease around her 30th birthday and is in the recovering process.
Where Does She Reside?
Lavigne reportedly resides in California where she owns a 10,200 sq.ft 6-bedroom and 7.5-bathroom mansion in Sherman Oaks. She purchased the property with her then-husband Kroeger for $5.995 million and is listed for $7.49 million.
Previously she also owned a 12,184 square feet mansion in Bel Air California with her first husband, Deryck. The 8-bedroom and 11-bathroom mansion was sold for $9.5 million in 2011.