Net Worth $45 million
Avril Lavigne is a French-Canadian singer-songwriter with an estimated net worth of $45 million. She is 5’1″ and weighs 110 pounds. A middle child, Avril Ramona Lavigne was born on September 27, 1984 in Belleville, Ontario. Avril discovered her love for music at two years old and by the time she was a teenager, had become a well rounded musician also playing the drums and guitar. In 2000, after a few years of songwriting and performing locally, Avril landed her first record deal with Arista Records at age sixteen.
In 2000, Avril catapulted into stardom with the release of her debut album, Let Go. With hit singles including “Complicated” and “Sk8er Boi,” the album was a massive success selling over 16 million copies and earning Avril eight Grammy Award nominations. From 2005 through 2011, Avril released three albums, Under My Skin (2005), The Best Damn Thing (2007) – which earned Avril her first #1 single, “Girlfriend”- and Goodbye Lullaby (2011). In 2011, Avril switched record labels to Epic Records and is currently working on her fifth studio album titled, Avril Lavigne. The first single from the album, “Here’s to Never Growing Up” was released in April of 2013 to moderate success.
Avril married Sum 41 lead singer, Deryck Whibley on July 15, 2006 in a lavish affair in Montecito, California. Although the marriage ended in divorce in 2010, Avril and Deryck remained friends. Avril dated reality show star Brody Jenner from 2010 through 2012 and had his a tattoo of his name on her ribcage. In 2012, Avril began a relationship with fellow Canadian and Nickleback front man, Chad Kroeger and became engaged one month later. The couple married on July 1, 2013 in the South of France in an extravagant three-day wedding which included an elaborate fireworks display.