Lenny Kravitz is an American singer, songwriter, actor and producer. Lenny Kravitz is famous for winning the Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance four years in a row from 1999 to 2002. Likewise, he has given many hits over the years and is one of the most popular pop artists.
Lenny Kravitz, whose full name is Leonard Albert Kravitz, was born in that year 1964 and celebrates his birthday May 26 each year. He was born in New York, USA. The singer is similar 57 years old at the moment. He is of American nationality and was born under the zodiac sign of Gemini.
Moving on to his family, he was born to Seymour Kravitz, who happens to be a television producer, and his mother, Roxie Roker, happens to be an actress. There is also no information about his siblings. It is very likely that he is his parents’ only child. He also grew up with his parents in New York. As a child, he showed a keen interest in music and had started playing musical instruments.
Lenny Kravitz attended PS 6 School for his elementary education. He then attended Beverly Hills High School. Similarly, he began learning music while he was in high school.
career and working life
After graduating from high school, he pursued his musical career. He set out on his own to make a name for himself in the industry, living in a rental car in his early days. Similarly, in 1985 he collaborated with Henry Hirsch. The couple made their first album. He later signed with Virgin Records and began making music.
In 1989 he released his debut album Let Love Rule. The album received mixed reviews. Some found the music fresh and good and some found it too overwhelming. Also in 1990 he produced the song Justify My Love for the talented singer and performer Madonna. The song became an instant hit. However, MTV banned the music video, but it was soon put up for sale. The song sold more than 500,000 copies.
In 1994 he released Main Squeeze with Teena Marie. Likewise, his albums Mama Said in 1991 and Are You Gonna Go My Way in 1993 are among his best-selling albums. However, his 1995 album Circus did not fare well. His 2011 album Black and White America received positive reviews. Likewise, his latest album is Raise Vibrations and was released in 2018.
The singer has also done tours and shows across the country. He has also collaborated with several artists in his musical career.
Awards and net worth
The famous singer has received numerous awards over the years. He is famous for having won the Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance for four consecutive years 1999-2002. Also, some of the awards he has received are mentioned: 1993 – MTV Video Music Award, Brit Award, 1999 – Billboard Music Video Awards, 2001 – Radio Music Award, Blockbuster Entertainment Award, My VH1 Award, 2002 – American Music Award, Microsoft Windows Media Innovation Award, 2015 – UK Music Video Awards.
Likewise, the singer has certainly earned a ton of wealth throughout his music career. He leads a lavish and luxurious life. He also has one net worth of 80 million dollars.
Lenny Kravitz has a bit of dating history. He has dated many beautiful women and his name has been associated with several women over the years. He was also married to Lisa Bonet from 1985 to 1993. He has a daughter named Zoë Kravitz from his first marriage. Zoe is a successful actress, model and singer. After his divorce he dated Venessa Paradis for almost 5 years. He then dated Kylie Minogue for a year. He also dated Kate Moss and Natalie Imbruglia in the late ’90s.
He also dated Adriana in 2002 and even got engaged to her. However, he broke off the engagement after a year into their relationship. He also dated the beautiful actress Nicole Kidman in 2003. While he hasn’t drawn himself into controversy, he was faced with a wardrobe malfunction. During a concert in Sweden, his pants ripped down, revealing his privates.
Body Measurements and Social Media
Lenny Kravitz is in his mid-50s and has kept his shape. As for his Height, He is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs 72 kg. He also has black hair and a pair of dark brown eyes. He wears shoe size 9.
Lenny Kravitz is very famous on social media websites. He is active on social media platforms such as Twitter, Instagram and Youtube. Likewise, he has over 4.8 million followers on his verified Twitter and more than 3.7 million followers on his Instagram. He also has over 930,000 subscribers on his YouTube channel.