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Christina Perri Biography

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Christina Perri

Facts of Christina Perri

Date of Birth: 1986 , August-19
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Christina Perri
Birth Name Christina Judith Perri
Father Dante Perri
Mother Mary Perri
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Ethnicity European American
Profession Singer-songwriter
Net Worth $4 million
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Blonde
Body Measurements 36-27-34
Breast Size 36A
Waist size 27
Hip Size 34
Chest Size 36
Weight in KG 55kg
Famous for Singer ,songwriter ,guitarist ,pianist
Affair with John Andersson
Boyfriend John Andersson
Married Yes
Married to Paul Costabile
Children 1 (daughter)
Education Archbishop Ryan High School
Awards MP3 Music Awards, BMI Pop Awards, Musicnotes.com Song of the Year Awards
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
Siblings Nick Perri
Albums Head or Heart, Lovestrong

Quick Timeline of Christina Perri

1986 Born in Bensalem, Pennsylvania
2007 Married to an unnamed guy
2009 Divorced with frist unnamed husband
2004 Graduated from Archbishop Ryan High School
2010 Featured song "Jar of Hearts" on So You Think You Can Dance
2010 Signed with Atlantic Records
2011 Debut album Lovestrong

Detail Timeline of Christina Perri

August 19 , 1986

Born in Bensalem, Pennsylvania

Christina Perri was born (August 19, 1986) in Bensalem, Pennsylvania to Mary and Dante Perri. She has an older brother, Nick Perri. She graduated from Archbishop Ryan High School in 2004.She taught herself how to play guitar. Perri frequently sang and acted in musical theatre as a child.

 

2007

Married to an unnamed guy

Perri moved to Los Angeles when she was 21 years old. According to her, she used to cry every day as she was over 3000 miles away from her family. Later she married and divorced only after 18 months. Her ex- husband's name is unknown and there is no news about him. 

 

2009

Divorced with frist unnamed husband

Perri divorced 18 months after the marriage. She used to produce music videos at that time.

2004

Graduated from Archbishop Ryan High School

She graduated from Archbishop Ryan High School in 2004.She taught herself how to play guitar and piano at the age of 16 by watching various shows. Perri frequently sang and acted in musical theatres as a child.

 

June 30 , 2010

Featured song "Jar of Hearts" on So You Think You Can Dance

Perri's song Jar of Hearts was featured in So You Think You Can Dance during the show of June 30, 2010, and was performed by Billy Bell and Kathryn McCormick.Perri's friend Keltie Colleen passed the song to choreographer Stacey Tookey, to see as Perri was unsigned at the time. Perri and Colleen watched the performance from the audience. The song sold more than 100,000 copies. The song peaked at number 17 on the Hot 100.

 

July 21 , 2010

Signed with Atlantic Records

Following the success of Jar of Hearts, Perri signed a deal with Atlantic Records on July 21, 2010. She recorded an EP titled The Ocean Way Sessions which was released on November 9, 2010. On March 15, 2011, the second single from Perri's debut album, Arms, was released. 

 

May 10 , 2011

Debut album Lovestrong

Christina Perri released her debut album, Lovestrong, on May 10, 2011 and it debuted at number 4 on the Billboard 200, with first-week sales of 58,000 copies. In the United Kingdom, Lovestrong was the thirteenth highest selling debut album of 2011. In the same year, she had her first world tour, the Lovestrong Tour, which lasted for almost exactly a year and included 71 dates

 

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Christina Judith Perri was born on August 19, 1986, is an American singer-songwriter and musician. Her debut single Jar of Hearts went on to sell over 3 million copies in the United States and was a hit around the world.

The singer was born in Bensalem, Pennsylvania, the US as the daughter of parents, father Mary Perri and Dante Perri. She also has an older brother named Nick Perri, a former guitar player and a cousin named Dominic Perri. She is of the mixed ethnic group as her father is from Italy and her mother is from Poland. 

While talking about her schooling days as she graduated from her high school, Archbishop Ryan High School in 2004. The singer taught herself how to play guitar while 16 years' old. She was once enrolled in college as a communication major for a year before dropping out to pursue her music career. 

Christina Perri moved to Los Angeles when she was 21 years old. According to her, she used to cry every day as she was over 3000 miles away from her family. Later the same year, she got married and got divorced only after 18 months. She used to produce music videos during that time.

She moved back to Philadelphia by the end of 2009 and at the same time, she wrote Jar of Hearts. She later moved back to Los Angeles, waitressing at the Melrose Cafe during the day and recording at night.

The Jar of Hearts sold 48K digital copies in its first week and in a month, it had 100,000 copies sales. The song peaked at number 17 on the Hot 100. This song also won her The BNC Award at the MP3 Music Awards in 2011

Christina's first tour was in 2011 for her Lovestrong Tour. Later, she went on another tour in 2014. Her second tour was named as Head or Heart Tour. She was also a part of the opening act of Love is a Four Letter World Tour, Demi Lovato's Demi World Tour, One Republic's Native Tour, Ed Sheeran's x Tour, and Ed Sheeran Tour. 

While talking about her dating rumors, then she had been dating reporter boyfriend Paul Costabile since January 2016. The couple first met each other during an interview in 2013. In June 2017, she and her beau got engaged. 

The couple got married on December 12, 2017, but before her marriage, she was already pregnant with her first child which she announced in August 2017. She gave birth to her first baby, a daughter, Carmella Stanley Costabile on January 17, 2018

The musician has an estimated total net worth of around $4 million as of 2018

The new mother is highly active on her social media platforms such as Instagram and Twitter as she has around 971K followers on her Instagram and 1.13 million on her Twitter.