Christina Perri Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Oluniyi Akande
Feb 20, 2024 By Oluniyi Akande
Originally Published on May 15, 2022
Christina Perri is a successful American singer best known for 'A Thousand Years' song.
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About Christina Perri

Christina Perri (also known as Christina Judith Perri) is a musician, singer, and songwriter.
Her music is carried out with genres of pop and pop-rock. Her famous works include 'Jar Of Hearts' (2010), 'Lovestrong' (2011), and 'A Thousand Years' (2011).
Christina Perri is a musician and singer who was born in Bensalem, Pennsylvania.
She was also a model and recording artist. Her songs have been featured in notable movies and television shows.

Christina Perri’s Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Christina Perri’s net worth?

As per the sources, Christina Perri's net worth is estimated to be around $4 million.

How much does Christina Perri earn per year?

Christina Perri's annual salary is unknown but she sure has a whopping net worth of about $4 million.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Christina Perri?

The height of Christina Perri is 5 ft 6 in (167 cm).

How old is Christina Perri?

Christina Perri was born on August 19, 1986 and is 35 years old as of May 2022.

Childhood And Education

Christina Perri was born on August 19, 1986, in Philadelphia. Her father 'Dante Perri' is of Italian descent, and her mother Mary Perri is of Polish descent. Her place of birth is Bensalem, Pennsylvania located in the USA.
She has an older brother Nick Perri, a musician. He also associated with Christina Perri and their cousin Dominic Perri.
In 2004, she graduated from Philadelphia's Archbishop Ryan High School. Later, she joined the University of the Arts in the same city for her major in communication.
While she was in college, after watching a videotape of an American singer Shannon Hoon, she got inspired to learn to play guitar by herself. Her keen interest in music made her drop out of college and pursue a career in music.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Christina Perri’s partner?

During her stay in Los Angles, she got married and produced several music videos. However, in 2008, she got divorced and never revealed the name of her first husband.
In 2017, she was married to reporter Paul Costabile. The couple announced that they were expecting their first child, two months after getting engaged. They had two children named Carmella Stanley Costabile (2018) and Rosie (2020). Sadly, Rosie died on November 24, 2020, due to some health complications.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Christina Perri's music career got a break in 2010, after the release of her debut single hit song 'Jar Of Hearts'. This song was considered an autobiographical song of Christina, recalling and wanting to reconnect with her ex-boyfriend. After its release, this song had achieved 48,000 downloads in the opening week and was sold 1,00,000 copies within a month.
After the success of 'Jar Of Hearts', in 2010, she signed a deal with Atlantic Records Corporation for her first album 'Lovestrong'. Later, in the same year, she recorded and released an extended play titled 'The Ocean Way Sessions'.
On March 15, she released her second single 'Arms' from her 'Lovestrong' album. It was listed in the Top four on the Billboard 200 with a sale of 58,000 copies in the first week.
Christina Perri's first world tour 'The Lovestrong Tour' started in July 2011. In October 2011, she released her famous single 'A Thousand Years' which appeared on the soundtrack of 'The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1'. This most successful single had over four million sales in the US and has been certified 4x platinum. In March 2012, she released her third single (final single) 'Distance'.
The second studio album titled 'Head Or Heart' had three singles. In November 2013, the first single 'Huma' was released. By June 2014, this single has sold more than one million digital copies in the USA alone. In June 2014, the second single 'Burning Gold' was released in the UK.
Later, in August 2014, the video song of this single was released. The third single 'The Words' from 'Head or Heart' featured Irish actor Colin O'Donoghue. This single was released along with the music video in January 2015.
In August 2016, this songwriter featured on the title track of the third studio album of Lindsey Stirling named 'Brave Enough'.
With her utmost love towards her daughters, Christina Perri released her lullaby album titled 'Songs For Carmella' on the first birthday of her daughter Carmella on January 7, 2019.
On November 24, 2021, the first death anniversary of her child Rosie, she released the album titled 'Songs For Rosie'.

Charity Work

Christina Perri extended her support for non-profit organizations like The Dave Thomas Foundation and To Write Love on Her Arms. In February 2013, Christina Perri's collaborated with To Write Love on Her Arms to raise funds for the charity.

What awards has Christina Perri won?

In 2011, Christina Perri won the MP3 Music Award for her debut single song 'Jar Of Hearts' under The BNC Award category.
In 2013, she received a BMI Pop Award and Song of the Year Award for her song 'A Thousand Years' under the 'Award-Winning Song' and 'Song of the Year' categories respectively. She also won another Song of the Year Award under the 'Publisher of the Year' category.

Christina Perri’s Hobbies And Interests

Christina Perri loves to sing, play guitar, and piano. During her childhood days, she also used to act in musical theater.

Other Interesting Christina Perri Facts And Trivia

  • This American songwriter holds the zodiac sign of Leo.
  • The 'Jar Of Hearts' occupied position 28 on the Billboard Hot Digital Songs.
  • Christina Perri's second single 'Arms' (2011) from the 'Lovestrong' album didn't achieve much success on the charts. However, it was appreciated for the music video and the happier tone.
  • In late 2012, Christina Perri was the opening act for the 'Love is a Four-Letter Word' concert tour of Jason Mraz.
  • In 2013, she worked along with her brother for her album 'Very Merry Perri Christmas' which has the only original song titled 'Something About December'.
  • Christina Perri was the opening act for several tours that include 'Demi World Tour' (2014), 'Native Tour' (2014), 'x Tour' (2015), 'Billy Joel at Citizen Bank Park' (2016), and 'Ed Sheeran Tour' (2016).
  • Christina Perri was the co-headliner for 'Girls Night Out, Boys Can Come Too Tour' (2015).
  • Christina Perri is still singing and has her website with copyrights held with Atlantic Records.

Christina Perri Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Christina Judith Perri

Date of Birth




Place of Birth




167 cm

Eye Color

Dark Brown


Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Model


Archbishop Ryan High School

Net Worth



Paul Constabile


Dante Perri, Mary Perri


Nick Perri
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