The lead singer of 90s rock band “Hole” Courtney Love is a musician, alternative rock singer, songwriter and famous actress.
Her birth name is Courtney Harrison. The girl attended Art Institute but admitted that she did not learn anything.
She worked as a part of “Sugar Babylon” and “Faith No More” at the beginning of the career.
Best Known For
As a singer, she is the most recognizable for being a part of the “Hole”. She worked as a leading singer and played the guitar since forming the band in 1989.
They released such successful record as “Live Through This” that became multi-platinum and brought her not only love of the audience but also critical acclaim.
Love played Gretchen in “Sid and Nancy” and got the leading role in “The People vs. Larry Flynt”.
She is a supporter of Buddhism. “I’m a Buddhist. I chant and I’m really serious about it. I chant twice a day.” – The star shared.
It was the religion that helped her to overcome all the problems with drugs and come back to the normal life.
The woman is straight. She was married twice. For the first time, she tied the knot with James Moreland in 1989. However, their family life lasted only four months and the couple filed divorced papers.
In 1992, she became a wife of Kurt Cobain
. They welcomed a daughter Frances. After his death, she brings up their child alone.
Worth To Known
In 1993, she performed together with Kurt Cobain. It was their only appearance on the stage. The two played an acoustic version of “Pennyroyal Tea” and “Where Did You Sleep Last Night”.
Courtney wanted to give her band the name “Sweet Baby Crystal Powered By God” but later changed her mind.
In 1995, her name appeared in Barbara Walters’ 10 Most Fascinating People.