Avril Lavigne came to limelight at a very young age and was signed by Arista records when she turned 16. Her grungy pop-rock sound appealed to teens worldwide. She has been wildly successful as an entrepreneur with Abbey Dawn, a youthful collection of apparel and accessories inspired by her life. Lets read Top 10 interesting facts about Avril Lavigne.
1. Avril Lavigne’s Tattoos :
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Avril Lavigne has many tattoos, though most of them are small. All of her tattoos are done impulsively. She told Inked Magazine: “Everything is always spur-of-the-moment. She has gotten most of her tattoos as matching tattoos with friends.
2. Avril means ?:
Avril means the month of April in French. It also stands for “A Virtual Reality Interface Library,” a program meant to help computer programmers with creating virtual worlds. Other ‘Avril’s’ include Avril Mawhinney.
3. Fashion trends
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Avril has a way of setting fashion trends. When she wore ties with her outfits, so did many of her fans. On her first Saturday Night Live appearance, she wore a T-shirt for Home Hardware in her hometown of Nappanee, and the store sold thousands of them.
4. Her first church solo
She was born in Belleville, Ontario and moved with her family to the Victorian era town of Nappanee at the age of 5. Like many in small-town Ontario, she sang in a church choir, and she also competed in country music at local fairgrounds.
5. Radio contest
She is very popular since its childhood. She won a radio competition at the age of 12. She performed duet with country music star Shania Twain. She went on to phenomenal success at a young age.
6. Hockey player
The goal-oriented Canadian hit the ice not long after she learned to walk, and by age 10. she was playing in the boys’ hockey league in her small town of Napanee, Ontario. She went on to play for the girls’ hockey and baseball teams at Napanee District High School.
7. Forbidden Rose
This fragrance is release by Canadian pop-rock singer Avril Lavigne. The notes for Forbidden Rose, whose theme is “Dare to Discover,” are available in various flavors like as red apple, white peach, chocolate and sandalwood.
8. Known as a Musician
Avril began singing at age 2. With the support of her parents, she learned how to play multiple instruments at a young age. Avril Lavigne is best known as a musician, with her hit songs “Girlfriend”, “Complicated “etc.
9. Lavigne Foundation
She is most popular for charity. In 2010, she introduced her own charity, The Avril Lavigne Foundation, which aims to help young people with serious illnesses and disabilities.
10. Successful debut album
She was discovered by her first manager, Cliff Fabri. In 2002, when she was 17 years old, Avril released her highly successful debut album “Let Go”. Her second album “Under My Skin”, was released in 2004.