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Lenny Kravitz

Musician Lenny Kravitz
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Full Name: Leonard Albert Kravitz
Profession: Musician

United States of America

Biography: Known for his elaborate stage performances and music videos.

Kravitz won the Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance four years in a row from 1999 to 2002, breaking the record for most wins in that category as well as setting the record for most consecutive wins in one category by a male.

Born: May 26, 1964
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Age: 58 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini

Married Life

  • 1987-11-16 Actress Lisa Bonet marries singer Lenny Kravitz
  • 1992-04-12 Actress Lisa Bonet files for divorce from singer Lenny Kravitz, after 5 years of marriage

Historical Events

  • 1993-06-25 Glastonbury Festival in Pilton, England opens: The Black Crowes, and The Kinks headline; other performers include Winton Marsalis, Robert Plant, Velvet Underground, Hothouse Flowers, Van Morrison, John Prine, Rolf Harris, Lenny Kravitz, and Barenaked Ladies
  • 1999-06-25 Glastonbury Festival in Pilton, England opens: Skunk Anansie, Manic Street Preachers, and R.E.M headline; other performers include Al Green, Billy Bragg, Hole, Blondie, Lenny Kravitz, and Bare Naked Ladies
  • 2002-01-09 29th American Music Awards: Janet Jackson & Lenny Kravitz win
  • 2006-05-19 Rock for the Rainforest benefit concert held at Carnegie Hall, NYC; performers include: Sting, James Taylor, Billy Joel, Sheryl Crow, and Lenny Kravitz

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