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Lenny Kravitz

Lenny Kravitz’s profile picture
Net worth 2018: $40 Million
Industry: Musicians
Residence: New York City
Country: United States
BirthDay: 26 May 1964
Sigh: Gemini
Height: 1.70 m
Education: P.S.6 for elementary school

Lenny Kravitz was bornon 26 May 1964 in New York City, American. Lenny Kravitz is a Grammy Award-winning rock musician who is known for his albums, ‘Are You Gonna Go My Way’ and ‘Let Love Rule, Mama Said’. He was raised in a wealthy household and introduced to rock music from a very young age. His early musical career was anything but glamorous, but he went on to make a mark in the music industry with his distinct abilities to dabble with a number of instruments such as the guitar, bass and drums. He is also known for his choice of elaborate sets for his music videos and his theatrical stage antics during the performances. His songs are impregnated with a bit of all popular genres of music including jazz, retro, soul, R&B, psychedelic and rock. He is the proud recipient of numerous awards and has even broken the record for getting the most consecutive wins in a single category by a male performer. Once known for his dreadlocks, this popular singing sensation was a teenage icon, whose acting abilities were at par with his singing talent. He has appeared in a number of films including ‘Precious’ and ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’.


$40 Million


The movie was eventually released on March 23, 2012


From 2010 to 2012, he got back to his career in music and released his next album ‘Black and White America’, an album he was working on since 1997


He landed his first acting role with the movie, ‘Precious’, which was showcased at the Sundance Film Festival in 2009


In 2008, he recorded his latest album, ‘It Is Time for a Love Revolution’, which was a moderate success


He began collaborating with Madonna during her live performances and was even a part of her ‘Confessions Tour’ in 2006


One of his greatest albums ‘Lenny’ was released in 2001 and three years later he released ‘Baptism’


‘Greatest Hits’, which released in 2000, became his most successful album and sold over 10 million copies in the world and earned him a Grammy Award


In 1998, he released ‘5’, which was created using the latest digital technology


In 1995, he released his album, ‘Circus’, which went on to become a blockbuster, peaking at the Billboard charts


Towards the end of 1993, he released his next album, ‘Are You Gonna Go My Way’ and received appreciation from fans and music critics


In 1991, he came up with a self-titled album for the French actress and singer, Vanessa Paradis


Kravitz signed a record deal with Virgin Records and released his debut album, ‘Let Love Rule’ on September 6, 1989


On November 16, 1987, he married Lisa Bonet in Las Vegas


In 1985, he met recording engineer, Henry Hirsch, who helped him record a demo ‘Romeo Blue’ in the New Jersey recording studio


His love for all the genres of music earned him a spot in a highly reputed music program at Beverly Hills High School in 1978


In 1974, the family relocated to Los Angeles, where his mother was offered the role of Helen Willis in the sitcom, ‘The Jeffersons’


This popular American songwriter and musician was named after his uncle, who was killed during the Korean War on March 7, 1951

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