Vanessa Carlton Biography

Updated On Feb 13, 2019 Published On Oct 28, 2015
Facts of Vanessa Carlton
Date of Birth: 1980 , August-16
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Vanessa Carlton
Birth Name Vanessa Lee Carlton
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Milford, Pennsylvania, United States
Ethnicity White
Profession singer-songwriter and pianist
Net Worth $12 million dollars
Hair Color Black
Face Color White
Married No
Married to John McCauley
Children Sidney Aoibheann Carlton-McCauley
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Grammy Awards nominee, Vanessa Carlton is a renowned singer from the United States. She is also known to be a songwriter. She has also established herself as an actress. She is popular in the world from her own album Be Not Nobody.

Early Life, Age, & Childhood

Vanessa Carlton was born on August 16, 1980, in an upper-middle-class family in Milford, Pennsylvania, the United States of America to Edmund "Ed" Carlton and Heidi Lee. She is an American and is of white ethnicity.

It is said that she is the patient of depression and she suffered it for a long time since her childhood days. On 19th of June, 2010, she announced that she is interested in both man and woman and she is proud to be bisexual woman.

What is her age?

As of 2019, she is 38 years old.

Married to husband John McCauley

On 27th of December, 2013, she got married to John Joseph McCauley III. Two months before she also revealed that she was pregnant with her first child and that was with her fiancé John Joseph McCauley III but she was not able to give birth to him as she suffered the miscarriage.

She finally became the mother of the first child on 13th of January, 2015. Besides this married life, she is not involved in any kind of extramarital affairs and there is also no sign of them getting divorced.

Career & Net Worth

Vanessa Carlton childhood dream was also to become a great singer. She began singing from the age of two. She finally signed A&M Records in 2001 and a year later she released her first album.

She has been earning a massive amount of salary from her singing and acting career and her net worth is rumored to be around $12 million dollars.

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Born in Milford, Pennsylvania

August 16 , 1980

Vanessa Carlton was from the upper middle class family born as Vanessa Lee Carlton in Milford, Pennsylvania, United States of America to Edmund "Ed" Carlton and Heidi Lee. She is an American and is of white ethnicity.

Began her interest in music

1982

Vanessa Carlton childhood dream was also to become a great singer. She began her interest in music since the age of two. When she was just two years old she played Piano for the first time in her life and then she began taking musical lessons from her own mother.  

Joined School of American Ballet

1994

Her interest in music also induced her interest in ballet. She began taking ballet classes since her early days. With the start of her teens she joined School of American Ballet and she was also able to complete her education from there. 

Signed a contract with A&M Records

2001

After she graduated from School of American Ballet, she started her professional career as a singer. She began singing at several nightclubs and she also became more comfortable on those acts. In 2001, she finally signed a recording contract with A&M Records. 

Released her first album

April 30 , 2002

It just took a year for her to finally release her first album after signing a recording contract with A&M Records. She released her first album on 30th of April, 2002 and it was titled Be Not Nobody. It was massive hit as it also received platinum certification in US. 

Revealed that she is bisexual

June 19 , 2010

It is said that she is the patient of depression and she suffered it for a long time since her childhood days. On 19th of June, 2010, she announced that she is interested in both man and woman and she is proud to be bisexual woman.

Married to John Joseph McCauley III

December 27 , 2013

She got married with John Joseph McCauley III at the end of 2013. John Joseph McCauley III is the famous film score composer. It is also revealed that she also dated him for few years and finally got engaged with him at the start of 2013. 

Announced that she is pregnant

October 9 , 2013

On 9th of October, 2013, she revealed that she is pregnant with her first child and that is with her fiancé John Joseph McCauley III. But month later news came out that she was not able to give birth to him as she suffered the miscarriage.

First child, Sidney Aoibheann Carlton-McCauley

January 13 , 2015

She became mother for the first time in her life in 2015. She gave birth to her first child on 13th of January and it was a sweet little baby girl, named Sidney Aoibheann Carlton-McCauley and that was with her husband John Joseph McCauley III.

Nominated in Grammy Awards

2003

Grammy Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the singing world and every one really fells honored if they win this award. She has also been nominated in this award once in her life and that was in 2003 for Song of the Year but she was not honored with this award at the end of the ceremony.