Singer, songwriter and composer, Amy Lee is renowned in the world for being the co-founder of the rock band Evanescence where she also serves as the lead vocalist. She is also a classically trained pianist. She is also famous for her soundtrack album, Aftermath.
Amy who is known for her powerful Mezzo-Soprano vocals was born as Amy Lynn Lee on 13th December 1981 in Riverside, California, the United States of America to John Lee and Sara Cargill.
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She is an American and is of white ethnicity.
As a child, Amy attended Pulaski Academy situated in Little Rock from where she graduated in 2000. After that, she got enrolled at Middle Tennessee State University, but quickly dropped out.
In 2003, Amy had serious romantic love affairs with Shaun Morgan. Shaun Morgan is a great musician and a singer. They dated each other for about two years and they broke up in 2005.
On 8th of January 2007, Amy got engaged to Josh Hartzler. But she confirmed this engaged the following day at the live broadcast of MuchMusic's.
Josh Hartzler is a therapist and they were close friends for a long time. They finally got married on the 6th of May 2007.
Career and net worth
Amy has been active in music since 1995. That year, she co-founded the rock band Evanescence. American singer and songwriter Ben Moody acted as the guitarist of this band.
Within a few periods of time, they began playing in several places like the book stores and coffee houses.
In 1998, their debut EP Evanescence was released and their second EP Sound Asleep EP was released the following year.
At the end of 2003, Moody left the band and Terry Balsamo took his place later. She appeared as the featured artist in 2004 single, Broken.
Amy Lee has worked for the soundtracks many hit movies like Daredevil, featuring Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner, The Punisher, starring John Travolta and Samantha Mathis, Underworld alongside Kate Beckinsale and Scott Speedman, to name a few.
Her net worth is said to be around $12 million dollars. Amy Lee has made most of her money from the sales of her record albums.
Some of the estimated earnings have been given below:
- Fallen (2003): $28,000,000
- Anywhere but Home (2004): $2,000,000
- The Open Door (2006)