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Famous as :

Pop/Rock singer

Birth Name :

Alecia Beth Moore

Birth Date :

September 08, 1979

Birth Place :

Doylestown, Pennsylvania, USA

Spouse :

Carey Hart (motocross racer, since 7-Jan-06)

Claim to fame :

Album "Can't Take Me Home" (2000)

Biography


Raised in Philadelphia not long after her birth on September 8, 1979 in Doylestown, Pennsylvania with the name Alecia Beth Moore, Pink has been familiar to music since she was merely a little child, a result of the influence her father, James Moore, had given her constantly through either his guitar lessons or plays of tunes from the likes of Bob Dylan and Don McLean as she grew up. Later also driven by the work of Madonna, Janis Joplin, Shirley Murdock, plus The Supremes, it really did not require such a long time for the girl to develop a profound interest in the field which led her to eagerly perform onstage whenever possible. A good offer then came from a local Philly DJ to provide back vocals for his rap group, School of Thought, at age 13 and nabbing this chance quickly, she delightfully found herself holding weekly guest appearances at the city's Club Fever.

Much to Pink's surprise, one of her stints there attracted an MCA Records representative who immediately attached her to a newly-developed R&B group, Basic Instinct, but the project did not run well so that she shifted to another called Choice, this time under LaFace Records, only to witness the disbanding of the troupe without any single released. Nonetheless, her alliance with Choice at least had brought her to the realization of her knack in writing songs upon being asked by Darryl Simmons to write the bridge for the trio's composition of "Just to be Loving You." Relying on this skills plus her great vocal range, she boldly approached the label's co-founder, L.A. Reid, and successfully retained her place in the company to finally begin her solo career. Helped by notable names, like She'kspeare, Babyface, Kandi Burruss, and 112, she persistently worked on her materials which then resulted in 'Can't Take Me Home" by April 2000.

Latest News


Pink's Twitter Gets Hacked, Promotes Porn Site

June 09, 2015 09:22:39 GMT

A bizarre tweet promoting a porn site was sent out on 's Twitter account on Monday, June 8. Someone apparently hacked her Twitter account as the "Try" hitmaker was at the premiere of Disney film "" at the time the said tweet was posted.
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Singer Pink Doesn't 'Take Well to Bullying'

May 14, 2015 05:59:30 GMT

Not only is against bullying, but also she refuses to be bullied, especially when it comes to her weight. Speaking to Entertainment Tonight on the red carpet at the BMI Pop Awards, the outspoken singer took aim at those who criticized her weight.
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Judge Rules Taking a Child to a Pink Concert Isn't Bad Parenting

April 27, 2015 06:30:09 GMT

somehow got involved in another family's problem. A New Jersey mother who was embroiled in a parental custody battle with her ex-husband was accused of bad parenting after she took their daughter to the singer's "The Truth About Love" concert at the Prudential Center in Newark back in December 2013.
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Kim Kardashian, Pink, Dwayne Johnson Among Stars Tweeting Prayers After Nepal Earthquake

April 27, 2015 04:41:45 GMT

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal and some parts of neighboring country on Saturday, April 25. The massive earthquake has led to the deaths of more 2,500 people and some celebrities took to Twitter to post prayers and showed support for the victims. Among those were , and Dwayne "" Johnson.
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Pink Reacts to Haters Who Post Hurtful Comments About Her Weight

April 13, 2015 08:25:44 GMT

took to Twitter on Sunday, April 12 to respond to haters who posted hurtful comments about her weight in paparazzi photos of Pink taken at the John Wayne 2015 Odyssey Ball in the previous day. At that time, she wore a plunging long black dress paired with black heels and a black clutch.
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Madonna, Pink, Shakira, Ariana Grande Among Stars Celebrating International Women's Day

March 09, 2015 04:43:21 GMT

Celebrities celebrated International Women's Day on social media on Sunday, March 8 using hashtags like #InternationalWomensDay, #NoCeilings and #NotThere. , , and were among those who showed their support on Twitter.
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Halle Berry, Pink, Sarah Hyland Stun at unite4:humanity Event

February 20, 2015 09:11:51 GMT

Hollywood stars flocked the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California on Thursday night, February 19 to attend the 2015 Annual unite4:humanity event hosted by Variety and unite4:good. Among those who shone on the red carpet were , and .
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Pink Ditches Her Clothes for PETA's Latest Ad

February 11, 2015 19:20:45 GMT

lends her star power to help PETA's latest campaign against animal abuse. She poses in nude and shows some of her tattoos. She hugs her knees, effectively covering her modesty. "Be comfortable in your own skin, and let animals keep theirs," the tagline reads.
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New Video: Pink and Dallas Green A.K.A. You+Me's 'Break the Cycle'

September 24, 2014 08:22:53 GMT

, the newly-formed duo comprising of singers Alecia Moore a.k.a. and City Colour a.k.a. Dallas Green, has debuted their first music video. Made for their song called "Break the Cycle", the sepia-toned clip that gives very nostalgic feel simply features the duo walking and performing next to each other in an open field.
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Pink and Dallas Green Form Duo You+Me, Debut New Song From Upcoming Album

September 09, 2014 06:31:20 GMT

and Dallas Green a.k.a. City Colour are working together as duo You+Me. The songstress, who performs under her given name Alecia Moore, and the Canadian musician announced the formation and revealed their new projects as a group on Monday, September 8.
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Pink Goes Nude for Who Magazine

June 12, 2014 05:04:06 GMT

The winner of three Grammy Awards, , undressed to celebrate positive body image and gaining confidence after three years becoming a mother in the June 23 issue of Who magazine. "I'm in the best shape of my life," she proudly said about her body.
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Pink Sends Cryptic Pregnancy Tweet

May 24, 2014 03:17:15 GMT

, who reportedly is expecting her second child with husband Carey Hart, has written a cryptic message which does not really clarify the rumors. The "Just Give Me a Reason" singer took to Twitter on Friday, May 23, writing, "I love that every time I find a box of Girl Scout cookies I'm pregnant. Guilty: I'm having a thin mint."
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Pink Reportedly Pregnant With Second Child

May 08, 2014 01:15:36 GMT

reportedly is pregnant with her second child. The "Just Give Me a Reason" singer sparked the rumor after her husband Carey Hart was seen rubbing her belly during a shopping trip at clothing store Y-3 in New York last month.
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Pink Re-Signs With RCA Records for Multi-Year Deal

March 06, 2014 09:03:52 GMT

has officially signed a new deal that will keep her working with RCA Records for the next few years. The singer, who has been enjoying the success of her latest album, hit singles and tour, announced the exciting news earlier this week.
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Pink Announced as the Performer at Oscars

February 22, 2014 01:42:45 GMT

Pop superstar has joined the stellar line-up of performers at the upcoming Academy Awards. The show's producer, Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, announced the addition in a statement issued on Friday, February 22.
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Pink and Carey Hart Sued by Paparazzo Over June Clash

November 26, 2013 09:05:15 GMT

and her husband Carey Hart are being sued by a paparazzo over a clash in June. The photographer, Boris Issaei, claimed that he was beaten by Hart's friends and accused Hart of calling him a pedophile during the incident.
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Pink Rants After People Criticize Her Husband for Taking Daughter for Motorbike Ride

October 30, 2013 07:16:53 GMT

is angry after people raised concern about Carey Hart taking their 2-year-old daughter for a motorbike ride without helmet. The "Just Give Me a Reason" singer took to Twitter on Monday, October 28 to defend her husband.
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Pink Postpones Canadian Gigs to Recover From Laryngitis

October 24, 2013 04:08:01 GMT

Earlier this month, canceled her two concert dates after being ordered by her doctor to take a four-day vocal rest. Now, the "Try" singer is forced to cancel more dates as she recovers from her inflamed vocal chords and laryngitis.
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Pink Postpones Concerts Upon Doctor-Ordered Vocal Rest

October 18, 2013 02:21:54 GMT

Fans of Grammy Award-winning pop-rock artist who have been eagerly awaiting to see her perform live this week in Salt Lake City and Denver would have to wait a little bit more, at least until the end of the month before they can finally catch her show. The 33-year-old singer has been forced to put off two concerts in her "The Truth About Love" tour after she was ordered by her doctor to take a four day vocal rest.
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Pink Releases 'Walk of Shame' Music Video

October 04, 2013 09:00:34 GMT

has dropped the visuals for her new single "Walk of Shame". The 34-year-old singer's The Truth About Love tour has recently broken records in Australia after selling 18 sold out shows in Melbourne's Rod Laver Arena, and the new video is apparently released as a way to thank her fans in the country for their support.
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Billboard Names Pop Singer Pink Woman of the Year

September 17, 2013 01:58:42 GMT

has been named Billboard's Woman of the Year. The music magazine has announced that the 34-year-old pop star will be honored at its annual Women in Music event on December 10 in New York City.
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Pink Breaks Record With 18 Sold-Out Australian Shows

August 28, 2013 07:04:34 GMT

has broken record in Melbourne during her Truth About Love world tour. The "Just Give Me a Reason" singer has sold out 18 shows at Melbourne's Rod Laver Arena, beating her own record that she set after selling out 17 shows at the same venue during her 2009's Funhouse tour.
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Video: Pink Helps Lesbian Fan Propose to Girlfriend During Concert in Australia

August 09, 2013 07:39:16 GMT

recently made a lesbian marriage proposal when bringing her tour to Sydney's Entertainment Centre, Australia. The "Just Give Me a Reason" singer was performing onstage when she suddenly approached fans in the front row.
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Pink Responds to Kanye West Diss on Leaked Tape

July 20, 2013 04:23:43 GMT

Grammy Award-winning pop artist proves she is a class act in the face of the rant caught on tape supposedly secretly recorded that night the rapper interrupted 's acceptance speech at the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards. Despite being slammed by the rap mogul, the 33-year-old singer had nothing but good vibes for the angry artist.
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Kanye West Rants About Taylor Swift and Pink in Leaked Tape

July 19, 2013 04:33:00 GMT

After his much talked-about interruption of 's acceptance speech during the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards, had already thoroughly apologized for the disrespectful act. But a new leaked tape supposed to have been recorded in secret that same night may get the rap superstar a new wave of unnecessary negative publicity yet again.
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Fan Arrested for Tweeting Alleged Bomb Threat at Pink's Concert

July 09, 2013 08:29:20 GMT

A 16-year-old unnamed fan was arrested by local police after tweeting about having a bomb at 's concert at Melbourne's Rod Laver Arena on Sunday night, July 7. "@Pink I'm ready with my Bomb. Time to blow up #RodLaverArena. B***h," the fan wrote in a now-deleted tweet.
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Pink Releases 'True Love' Music Video Feat. Lily Allen

July 01, 2013 03:31:55 GMT

has just debuted the music video for "True Love" featuring British singer . Unlike most visuals for Pink's love song, "True Love" is colorful with the appearances from daughter Willow and husband Carey Hart.
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Pink Snaps Back at Hate Mail Senders for Canceled Birmingham Concert

May 06, 2013 08:55:25 GMT

It has already been two weeks since announced the cancellation of her concert at the LG Arena in Birmingham, England, due to an ear and respiratory infection. However, the Grammy Award-winning pop artist is apparently still receiving some hate mail from disappointed fans who have bought tickets to what would have been her first show in the European leg of her "The Truth About Love" tour.
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Pink Talks the Power of Song About Sex

April 30, 2013 09:38:06 GMT

graces the cover of Glamour's June edition and opens up about the story behind some sex-related songs in her latest album, "." "I'm a reformed s**t," she tells the magazine. According to her, women are criticized when they have several romantic partners, while men are viewed positively for the same thing.
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Pink Cancels Birmingham Concert Due to Infection

April 23, 2013 07:34:22 GMT

Grammy Award-winning pop artist went on Twitter today to announce that she's regrettably canceling her concert tonight at the LG Arena in Birmingham. The 33-year-old pop rocker has been forced to call off her scheduled performance, which would have been the first show in the European leg of her "The Truth About Love" tour, due to an ear and respiratory infection.
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