by GetEnglishLessons on 09/11/11 at 7:36 pm
Avril Lavigne video activity
Students watch the video and answer the questions below:
When was she born?
How did she begin her career?
How did her parents support her music?
When did she start writing her own songs?
What was her first album?
What happened in 2006?
What year did she divorce?
What has she done besides singing?
Avril Lavigne Biography
Avril Lavigne was born in Belleville, Ontario, Canada on September 27, 1984. At 16, she moved to Manhattan and began work on her debut album. She dropped out of high school after the 11th grade when she secured a record deal. When Avril was almost 18, she released “Complicated” from her debut album titled: “Let Go,” which went 6x platinum. As a petite skater girl from a small town, Avril has shown she is independent, full of confidence and determination, providing a good combination to make “Complicated” and Avril a musical breakthrough. “Complicated” went to number #1 on Billboards Top 100 while also earning her 5 Grammy nominations, MTV music awards, MTV European music awards and many more. source: imb
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