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Amel Larrieux

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Amel Larrieux’s Birthday Highlights

Birth Name

Amel Larrieux

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Place Of Birth

Manhattan, USA

Age

49 years old

Birth Date

March 07, 1973

Star Sign

Aquarius

Amel Larrieux Facts

Child Star?

No

Occupation

Singer, Songwriter

Education & Qualifications

Philadelphia High School for the Creative and Performing Arts

Net Worth

$5 million

Current Partner

Laru Larrieux

Children

Sky Larrieux, Sanji-Rei Larrieux

Parents

Brenda Dixon Gottschild, Esty Stowell

Nationality

American

Chinese Year

Year of the Ox

Annual Earnings

$1 million+ per year

About Amel Larrieux

Amel Eliza Larrieux (née Stowell), born on March 8, 1973, is not only a famous American singer-songwriter but an amazing keyboardist as well.

During her solo career, Amel Larrieux was on Sade's support band Sweetback's first-ever self-titled album, which produced the single 'You Will Rise,' which made it high up to no. 42 on the hot R&B/hip-hop pop charts. With her French spouse, Laru Larrieux, Amel Larrieux has also co-written and co-produced her debut solo album, which became famous in a short time.

The official album was 'Infinite Possibilities', released in February 2000 on Epic Records and went to no. 79 on the billboard hot 200 charts and secured the position of no. 21 on the top R&B/hip-hop album tracks. The studio album managed to produce the hit 'Get Up,' her greatest possible solo strike to date.

In 2001, Amel Larrieux collaborated with musician Clark Terry to perform 'Sophisticated Lady' for the Red Hot Group's compilation CD Red Hot + Indigo, a homage to Duke Ellington that earned funds for several charities dedicated to raising AIDS awareness and treating the illness.

Amal Larrieux is an American singer-songwriter with Stevie Wonder, Shawn Colvin, John Lennon, and Jimi Hendrix as her musical influences. Her Instagram is @Amellarrieux.

Amel Larrieux Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Amel Larrieux's net worth?

Amel Larrieux has a net worth of $5 million.

How much does Amel Larrieux earn per year?

Amel Larrieux earns up to $1 million per year.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Amel Larrieux?

Amel has a height of 5 ft 9 in (175.2 cm).

How old is Amel Larrieux?

Amel Larrieux is 49 years old as of 2022. She is a singer-songwriter who was born on March 8, 1973. She presently resides in New York City.

Childhood And Education

Amel Larrieux was born on March 8, 1973, as Pborn Amel Eliza Stowell on March 8, 1973, in New York City. She spent most of her childhood in Manhattan. She was born to Brenda Dixon Gottschild but the name of her father is unknown. She grew up around extremely talented artists. Amel Larrieux attended Philadelphia High School for the Creative and Performing Arts. It is not known if she had any siblings.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Amel Larrieux’s partner?

Amel Larrieux’s partner is married to her French spouse, Laru Larrieux, and lives in New York City with their two kids.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Amel Larrieux is best known as a talented singer-songwriter. Amel Larrieux has been performing solo for a long period of time. Amel Larrieux was a founding member of 'Groove Theory' with Bryce Wilson but left the group in 1999.

Charity Work

Amel Larrieux played a very important role in laying the foundation for the other artists. She has also donated to several fundraising events to prevent AIDS; Amel Larrieux has also made lots and lots of donations to various charity events to cure diseases.

What awards has Amel Larrieux won?

Not much is known about Amel Larrieux winning an award, but she did receive a Grammy nomination.

Amel Larrieux's Hobbies And Interests

Amel Larrieux has several hobbies, including dancing; her mother was a famous dance critic; hence Amel Larrieux has amazing dancing skills. She also loves to spend time with her husband and family whenever she gets time. She loves reading biographies too to increase her knowledge about the various events in the past.

Other Interesting Amel Larrieux's Facts And Trivia

  • At Rondor Music in 1991, Larrieux met one of the famous band members called Mantronix, member Bryce Wilson. Wilson was seeking a singer to collaborate with as he began his career as a composer and performer.
  • Wilson and Larrieux started making demos together again and eventually created the 'Groove Theory' duet. 'Tell Me,' 'Keep Tryin',' and 'Baby Luv' was all radio singles from their debut album 'Groove Theory', which was very famous.
  • The pair have appeared in the music of popular films such as 'Sunset Park' (1996) and also the very famous 'Love Jones' in 1997.
  • The American singer-songwriter cites Jimi Hendrix, John Lennon, Stevie Wonder, and Shawn Colvin as her musical inspirations.
  • Amel Larrieux's song 'Don't Let Me Down' won her global appreciation.

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