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Gwen Stefani

Gwen Stefani


Famous as :


Birth Name :

Gwen Renee Stefani

Birth Date :

October 03, 1969

Birth Place :

Fullerton, California, US

Spouse :

Gavin Rossdale (musician, since 14-Sep-02, filed for divorce)

Claim to fame :

Lead singer of the band No Doubt


Gwen Renee Stefani is an American singer and the frontwoman of the band No Doubt. She was born on October 3, 1969 in Orange County, California to an Italian father named Denis and an English and Scottish descent mother named Patti. Gwen has one sister named Jill and two brothers known as Eric and Todd. During her school age, Gwen attended Cal State Fullerton and throughout her high school she was listed as one of the swimming team members because she was chubby.

Preceding her success, Gwen got her earliest job scrubbing floors at a Dairy Queen and working at a local department store. Her singing career began in 1986 when her brother Eric along with his friend John Spence founded No Doubt. Eric who used to be the keyboardist for No Doubt then left the band to pursue his animation career on "The Simpson," while Gwen became the band's lead singer after its original frontman, John Spence, committed suicide in December 1987. It required hard work from all the band members who during the three years long to produce their third album almost split up. Yet, they could stand still and finally outed its third album titled "Tragic Kingdom" in 1995, which spawned several hits began with single "Just a Girl."

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Ariana Grande, Gwen Stefani, Ne-Yo and More Cover Disney Hits for New Album

August 19, 2015 04:55:08 GMT

A bunch of big names in music have been tapped to sing some Disney classics for a new album. During the D23 Expo in Anaheim, California last weekend, Disney announced the star-studded compilation called "We Love Disney".

Gwen Stefani Ditches Wedding Ring in New Outing After Gavin Rossdale Split

August 09, 2015 13:14:06 GMT

seems to have taken off her wedding ring in the latest outing after news broke out that she split from husband . No gold band was spotted on her ring finger when she was spotted Saturday morning, August 8 in Los Angeles.

Gwen Stefani Looks Somber in First Picture Since Gavin Rossdale Split

August 08, 2015 06:20:33 GMT

stepped out in Beverly Hills on Friday, August 7, just a few days after announcing her split from husband . The 45-year-old rocker flashed no smile as she was photographed getting into the backseat of a car in a parking garage.

Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale Continue Focusing on Kids Amid Divorce

August 04, 2015 13:58:40 GMT

Divorcing after 13 years of marriage, and continue focusing on their kids, 9-year-old Kingston, 6-year-old Zuma, and 1-year-old Apollo. "Their priority is making sure they maintain a safe and secure home for their children regardless of what's happening," a source close to Stefani informed PEOPLE.

Gwen Stefani Files for Divorce From Gavin Rossdale After 13 Years of Marriage

August 04, 2015 01:19:35 GMT

and her husband are divorcing after 13 years of marriage. The former couple said in a joint statement on Monday, August 3, "While the two of us have come to the mutual decision that we will no longer be partners in marriage, we remain partners in parenthood and are committed to jointly raising our three sons in a happy and healthy environment. To that end, we respectfully request privacy from the media during this time."

Eminem Debuts 'Kings Never Die' Ft. Gwen Stefani From 'Southpaw' Soundtrack

July 03, 2015 01:56:56 GMT

In addition to "Phenomenal" which was released last month, recorded "Kings Never Dies" for the "" soundtrack he executive produced. The rapper collaborated with on the latter track, which arrived online on Thursday, July 2.

Eminem Enlists Gwen Stefani, The Weeknd, 50 Cent and More for 'Southpaw' Soundtrack

June 27, 2015 04:58:11 GMT

has enlisted some of his famous pals for the "" soundtrack which he executive produces. According to the official tracklist posted on the rapper's official website on Friday, June 26, the project will feature contributions from , and among others.

Gwen Stefani Returns to 'The Voice' as Coach for Season 9

June 10, 2015 20:29:55 GMT

is returning as a judge/coach to "". The singer is confirmed to join the original judges, and , as well as who first joined the series in season 7 with her when took a break.

'The Voice' Reveals Top 8, Cee-Lo Green, Gwen Stefani and Usher Will Return

April 22, 2015 02:21:51 GMT

"" cut two other contestants when it's back for a live elimination show on Tuesday, April 21. Joshua Davis and Deanna Johnson of Team as well as Rob Taylor of Team were in jeopardy following Monday night's performances. Christina admitted she was shocked that Rob was in the bottom three.

Gwen Stefani Gets 3-Year Restraining Order Against Fan Who Threatened Suicide

April 10, 2015 02:56:15 GMT

just snagged a 3-year restraining order against her fan, Richard Portnoy. According to TMZ, Portnoy is so obsessed with her and he threatened to commit suicide when he looked at photos showing Stefani tripping.

Gwen Stefani Never Dreamt of Marrying Hot Guy, Thinks Gavin Rossdale's Quite Handsome

February 04, 2015 06:42:16 GMT

In an interview with Cosmopolitan magazine's March 2015 issue, admitted to have never dreamt of marrying a hot guy like current husband . "I never really saw myself landing a guy that hot. I don't know if I was a nerd in high school, but I definitely wasn't the super-cute cheerleader so I never saw myself getting somebody like that," so she said. "But I do think he's quite handsome. It's not the most important thing about him, but it is nice...and he makes really cute babies!"

Video: Gwen Stefani Performs Medley of Hits on 'Tonight Show'

February 04, 2015 02:52:18 GMT

made a stop to "" as she geared up for her first solo performance in six years. The frontwoman appeared in the Tuesday, February 3 episode of the late-night show for a career-spanning medley of her hits.

Gwen Stefani, Adam Levine, Jessie J to Collaborate at Grammy Awards

January 28, 2015 23:20:19 GMT

More all-star collaborations for the upcoming 57th annual Grammy Awards are announced. "" U.S. judges 's and 's will share the stage with "The Voice" U.K. juries and Sir .

Gwen Stefani and Pharrell's 'Shine' From 'Paddington' Soundtrack Arrives Online

January 02, 2015 06:48:58 GMT

and , who have worked together on numerous tracks including the smashing hit "Hollaback Girl", most recently reunited for "Shine" which they recorded for "". While the animated film won't arrive in the U.S. until January 16, fans can listen to the two superstars' latest collaboration now as a low quality of the song has landed online.

Video: Gwen Stefani, Maroon 5 Perform at First-Ever PEOPLE Magazine Awards

December 19, 2014 08:35:04 GMT

was among musicians performing at the first-ever PEOPLE Magazine Awards on Thursday night, December 18. Shortly after receiving the Style Icon Award, the frontwoman was joined by pal for a live performance of their collaboration "Spark the Fire".

'The Voice' Crowns Season 7 Winner, the Coaches Wish Viewers 'a Merry Little Christmas'

December 17, 2014 04:47:59 GMT

has affirmed his title as a coach with the most wins on "". The country crooner led another of his proteges, , to win the seventh edition of the singing competition series. Craig, a 35-year-old father from Nashville, Tennessee, beat Damien, Chris Jamison and who were all from Team .

Gwen Stefani Debuts Emoji-Filled Music Video for 'Spark the Fire' Ft. Pharrell

December 02, 2014 06:18:03 GMT

After being teased with some previews, the official music video for 's "Spark the Fire" has finally arrived in full. Premiered on Vevo on Monday night, December 1, the clip finds the frontwoman in a colorful world filled with animated characters.

Pharrell Williams and Gwen Stefani Record New Song 'Shine' for 'Paddington' Movie

November 25, 2014 09:05:54 GMT

A new song will be featured on the soundtrack of the upcoming movie "". The Weinstein Company announced on Monday, November 24 that the Grammy Award-winning musician and his frequent collaborator had recorded an original song called "Shine".

Gwen Stefani's 'Spark the Fire' Arrives in Full

November 24, 2014 08:45:11 GMT

A new cut from 's upcoming comeback solo album has landed online. The track titled "Spark the Fire" is another collaboration between the frontwoman with her longtime collaborator .

Swedish Singer Claims Gwen Stefani's 'Baby Don't Lie' Is a Rip-Off

October 23, 2014 08:51:23 GMT

A Swedish singer claims that 's new single "Baby Don't Lie" is a rip-off. The musician named Ji Nilsson recently said on Twitter that the vocalist's first song in eight years sounded very similar to her track called "Heartbreakfree".

Gwen Stefani Premieres Colorful 'Baby Don't Lie' Music Video

October 22, 2014 04:13:20 GMT

released her comeback single "Baby Don't Lie" on Monday, October 20 and she returned with its official music video on Tuesday. The colorful and grainy clip was directed by Sophie Muller, the same person behind a lot of her and 's visuals.

Gwen Stefani Previews New Song 'Spark the Fire'

October 21, 2014 08:00:28 GMT

has previewed a new song from her upcoming comeback album. Hours after releasing her new single "Baby Don't Lie", the frontwoman visited 's radio show to promote it and played a snippet of another track called "Spark the Fire".

Gwen Stefani Premieres Comeback Single 'Baby Don't Lie'

October 20, 2014 06:22:59 GMT

is officially back. The singer finally made the highly-anticipated "Baby Don't Lie", her first solo song since the release of 2006's "", available on her Vevo page at midnight on Monday, October 20.

Calvin Harris Previews Collaboration With Gwen Stefani 'Together'

October 18, 2014 04:43:26 GMT

' upcoming album, "", will feature guest appearances from several famous faces including . The Scottish DJ and the frontwoman have collaborated on a song called "Together" which he has just previewed on Instagram.

Gwen Stefani's New Single 'Baby Don't Lie' to Arrive This Sunday

October 16, 2014 04:50:56 GMT

is returning with new music later this week. According to Interscope's radio-listing site PlayIGA.com, the single titled "Baby Don't Lie" will be released on iTunes on Sunday, October 19 at 09:00 P.M. PST. The track will start impacting radio on Monday.

Calvin Harris Hires Gwen Stefani, Ellie Goulding and More for New Album 'Motion'

October 07, 2014 06:40:58 GMT

has unveiled the official tracklist of his new album, "". According to a list posted on his Instagram page on Monday, October 6, the LP will have 15 songs including hit single "Summer", which peaked at No. 7 on Billboard Hot 100, and the -assisted "Blame".

Gwen Stefani Is Putting the Final Touches on New Album, Will Perform New Single on 'The Voice'

September 30, 2014 07:21:29 GMT

's comeback album is almost here. As reported by Billboard, her manager, Irving Azoff, revealed during a panel at New York's Advertising Week on Monday, September 29 that the singer had been recording new tracks for the LP in a Miami studio with longtime collaborator .

'Tonight Show' Video: Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani in Lip Sync Battle Against Jimmy Fallon

September 18, 2014 08:37:59 GMT

faced off and in the latest lip sync battle on "". The country music crooner kicked it off by doing "Puttn' On the Ritz" by Taco.

Report: Gwen Stefani Readying New Single 'Baby Don't Lie' for October

September 18, 2014 04:54:15 GMT

is not the only one who's coming back in the near future with a brand new single. , who's also currently preparing her solo album, is reportedly releasing her new song called "Baby Don't Lie" next month.

Gwen Stefani Working on New No Doubt and Solo Albums at the Same Time

September 12, 2014 04:49:36 GMT

is likely coming back with two new albums. In a recent interview with MTV News during the New York Fashion Week, the singer revealed she'd been working with her longtime collaborator on her solo effort as well as on a new record.

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