Avril Lavigne is a Canadian singer and actor who has a current net worth of $60 million. She was born on September 27, 1984, and exploded onto the popular music scene at the age of 17 with her debut album “Let Go”.
She become one of the “youngest female soloists” to reach No. 1 in the United Kingdom garnering overnight popularity, acclaim, and recognition for her gentle voice. She owns 7 studio albums to her credit, as well as numerous awards and nominations, notably 8 Grammy nominations.
What is Avril Lavigne’s Net Worth?
|Net Worth:||$60 Million|
|Age:||38 Years Old|
|Country of Origin:||Canada|
|Born:||27 September 1984|
Avril Ramona Lavigne was born in Belleville, Ontario, Canada, on September 27, 1984, to Judith-Rosanne Loshaw and Jean-Claude Lavigne. Her family moved to Greater Napanee, Ontario, when she was five years old.
Her father purchased her guitars, a keyboard, a microphone, and a drum kit when she was a kid since she used to sing. When she was 14, Lavigne loved to go to karaoke sessions. Later on, she started writing songs. Lavigne played hockey as a kid and was twice selected MVP in a boys league.
Lavigne’s career started when she won a radio competition to perform at the Corel Centre in Ottawa with Canadian artist Shania Twain. Stephen Medd, a local folksinger, recognized Lavigne during a performance with the Lennox Community Theatre.
Medd asked her to sing his song “Touch the Sky” from his Quinte Spirit album in 1999. For his follow-up album, My Window to You, she sang on “Temple of Life” and “Two Rivers.”
Lavigne’s earliest professional manager Cliff Fabri discovered her in a Chapters bookstore in Kingston, Ontario, in 1999, singing country songs. Several industry possibilities were sent VHS copies of Lavigne’s home performances by Fabri.
Arista Records executives took note of her in 2000 and offered her a $1.25 million record deal with an additional $900,000 for a literary advance. She dropped out of school to embark on her singing career after signing a record deal with her parent’s approval.
Avril Lavigne secured a two-album deal with Arista Records when she was 16 years old. Her first studio album, Let Go, was released in 2002 and went on to become the best-selling record by a Canadian artist in the twenty-first century. It gave rise to the hits “Complicated” and “Sk8er Boi,” which cemented her skate punk character and earned her the label “Pop Punk Queen” from music publications.
In 2004, Lavigne’s album “Under My Skin” became her first to lead the Billboard 200 chart in the United States, selling ten million units worldwide. The Best Damn Thing, Avril Lavigne’s third studio album, was released in 2007 and went to number one among seven nations around the globe, with the lead single “Girlfriend” becoming her first to top the Billboard Hot 100 in the United States.
Goodbye Lullaby, her 4th and 5th studio albums, were both certified gold in Canada, the United States, and other territories. Lavigne released Head Above Water, her 6th studio album, in 2019. Love Sux, her 7th studio album, was dropped three years later.
Avril Lavigne re-recorded “Warrior” and released it as a single in 2020, retitled “We Are Warriors.” The earnings from the single go to Project HOPE’s COVID-19 pandemic assistance operations. “Flames,” a duet involving Mod Sun and Lavigne, was dropped in 2021. Willow used her in one of the tracks from her fourth studio album, Lately, I Feel Everything, called “Grow.”
Lavigne’s 7th studio album “Love Sux” was released in 2021. The album’s second single “Love It When You Hate Me” was dropped in 2022 and featured singer Blackbear.
Television and Movie Appearances
In a 2002 episode of Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, she had her first television appearance, performing “Sk8er Boi” with her band in a bar. She went on to make cameo appearances in a number of films, including the 2004 film Going the Distance, and the 2006 film “Over the Hedge”.
She voiced a character in this film which made $38 million in its opening weekend and went on to gross $336 million worldwide, and the movie Fast Food Nation, which grossed $2 million worldwide in its first 11 weeks of release.
In 2006, Canadian Business magazine selected her as the “eighth-best Canadian actor in Hollywood” in their second-annual Celebrity Power List. Lavigne served as a guest mentor amongst other singers on the Hub Network’s televised singing competition Majors & Minors in 2011.
The clothing line “Abbey Dawn” by Avril Lavigne was originally intended to be a collector’s item and was sold at Kohl’s in the United States and Boathouse in Canada. Avril has changed her business approach to allow international delivery through her label’s own website, thanks to the tremendous success of her clothesline.
Apart from her clothing collection, ‘Abbey Dawn,’ Avril Lavigne collaborated with Proctor & Gamble to launch her first fragrance, ‘Black Star,’ which was followed by ‘Forbidden Rose.’ Among the frenzy of high-end couture and fragrances, there is also music and film. Cosmetic Executive Women awarded Black Star 2010 Best “Women’s Scent Mass.” (CEW).
|Net Worth||$60 Million|
|Date Of Birth||27 September 1984|
|Income||$10 Million (Annual)|
Deryck Whibley wedded Avril Lavigne in 2006 and the pair split up in 2010. Her relationship with Brody Jenner lasted from 2010 to 2012. a Canadian musician Chad Kroeger married her in 2013 and they split up in 2015. Avril started dating musician Pete Jonas in 2020 and dated singer-songwriter Phillip Sarofim for a year.
Lavigne began dating Mod Sun in 2021, and she announced their engagement on social media in 2022. Avril Lavigne disclosed her Lyme disease diagnosis in 2015. She has stated that she is recovering and that she wishes to raise disease awareness.
Amnesty International, Make-A-Wish Foundation, and War Child are among the causes for which she serves actively and also performed and fundraised in many charity events. Avril has participated in ALDO advertising with YouthAIDS to raise money for AIDS education around the world, in addition to increasing HIV awareness.
Awards and Nominations
The Grammy Awards have nominated Avril Lavigne eight times. She was named Ivor Novello Award winner in 2003. Six Teen Choice Awards, four VH1 Awards, six World Music Awards, and four American Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards have all been bestowed upon her. ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards, Brasil Music Awards, Capricho Awards, Danish Music Awards, and a slew of additional honors have been bestowed upon her.
Avril purchased $4.5 million for a Beverly Hills property in 2004, which she marketed for $5.2 million in 2008. Travis Barker’s Bel Air Mansion, which Lavigne and Derek Whibley bought $9.5 million for in 2007, did sell for $8.5 million in 2012.
Lavigne also spent $7.8 million on a Malibu home in 2020. 5 years after their split, Lavigne and Kroeger auctioned their Sherman Oaks mansion for $5 million, which they obtained for $5.6 million in 2015.
Avril Lavigne Net Worth
As of 2023, Avril Lavigne’s net worth is estimated to be $60 million. Most of her income comes from songs, live performances, and brand charges. She earns an estimated annual income of $10 million.
Beginning her career as a young adolescent in Canada she has progressed to become one of the most successful female vocalists of the twenty-first century. Her riches are derived in part from her forays into other industries. She has many awards, nominations, and Billboard Blockbusters credited to her name to date.