Florence Welch Biography

Updated On Jul 26, 2019 Published On Feb 16, 2017
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Date of Birth: 1986 , August-28
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
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English singer, producer, and songwriter, Florence Welch is the vocalist of the indie rock band Florence and the Machine. She is also recognized by her birth name Florence Leontine Mary Welch.

Early Life and Education

Born on August 28, 1986, Florence Welch is a well-known musician, singer and a songwriter who is famous as the lead of the indie rock band Florence and the Machine. She was born to his parents Nick Russell Welch and Evelyn Welch in Camberwell, London, United Kingdom.

During her early age, she was inspired by her parental grandmother, Sybil Welch, to pursue her career of singing. She belongs to White ethnicity and her nationality is English.

Love Affairs & Boyfriends

Florence Welch began dating her boyfriend James Nesbitt since 2012. The met rarely outside each other and they were spotted as they left their London hotel for a brunch date. They are together since then as no news of their separation has come out.

Career and Net Worth

Lady Gaga revealed that she will be collaborating with Florence and The Machine’s Florence Welch on her new album. She also stated “Me and Florence Welch did a duet together”, on BBC Radio 1’s Breakfast Show.

She also said she has started to work on her idea for a song to work with Florence. Florence Welch is on one of the successful singers and her current net worth is estimated to be $14 million.

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Born in Camberwell, London, United Kingdom

August 28 , 1986

Florence Welch was born in the late 1980s in Camberwell, London, United Kingdom. She was born as Florence Leontine Mary Welch to her parents Nick Russell Welch and Evelyn Welch. She attended Thomas ‘s London Day School and Alleyn’s School South East London for her education.

Formation of Florence and The Machine

2007

Florence became the member as the lead of the band Florence and The Machine which was formed in London in 2007. The band consists of lead singer Florence Welch, keyboardist Isabella Summers along with collaboration of other artists.

Released first album Lungs

July 6 , 2009

Florence and the Machine released their first album named Lungs on July 6, 2009. It was launched in the United Kingdom in the set of the Rivoli Ballroom in Brockley, South East London. The album got no. 1 position in UK and no. 2 in Ireland.

In relationship with James Nesbitt

2012

Florence Welch is dating her boyfriend James Nesbitt since 2012. They are together since then but they do not have any children. They are in a relationship for about 4 years but still, they are have not become husband and wife.

Net worth is $14 million

2016

Florence Welch has been successful in her musical career. She is the lead singer of the band Florence and The Machine as well as she has worked in collaboration with singers including Lady Gaga. She has earned well from her musical career and her net worth is 2016 was estimated to be around $14 million.

Released second album Ceremonials

October 31 , 2011

Florence Welch is the lead singer of the band Florence and the Machine. The band released their second album named Ceremonials on October 31, 2011. The album was hit during that time and was positioned at the UK on no.1 on UK Albums Chart and n.6 on the US Billboard 200.

Music of Ginger Origin Award for Best Honorary ‘reached by choice’ musician

2010

Florence Welch was won many awards in her career. She won altogether 2 awards and has been nominated for about 10 different awards, In 2010, she won Music of Ginger Origin Award in the category of Best Honorary ‘reached by choice’ musician.

Released third album How Big, How Big, How Beautiful

June 1 , 2015

Florence and the Machine released their third album named as How Big, How Big, How Beautiful on June 1, 2015. Their album got super hit, ranked at the number one the UK Albums Chart and it earned five nominations in the 58th Annual Grammy Awards.