Gwen Stefani is an American singer and pop star. She is also a fashion designer and first got noticed by the fans in the 1990s. She made a debut in the entertainment industry as a lead singer of the band No Doubt. She later started off with a solo career and became highly successful.
Gwen Renée Stefani was born in Fullerton, California, on October 3, 1969. She was born and brought up in the small city of Anaheim, California. Her father, Dennis Stefani, was a marketing executive and worked for the vehicle company Yamaha. Her mother, Patti was an accountant and then later became a housewife. Stefani has two brothers, Todd and Eric, and a sister, Jill.
Gwen Stefani has a net worth of $ 150 million. She has earned this net worth by working in the entertainment industry. She was a part of the music group No doubt but established her solo career which earned her many assets. She has also signed several endorsement deals and a major amount of her net worth comes from her endorsements as well. Gwen is also a fashion designer and a part of her income comes from there as well.
Stefani was introduced to the entertainment industry by her older brother Eric. He invited her to become the vocalist for No Doubt. Eric was the founder of No doubt and was also the band’s keyboardist. The brother and sister duo signed to Interscope Records and released their debut studio album in 1992.
No Doubt’s album “Tragic Kingdom” (1995) had the popular single “Don’t Speak”, which became the number 1 song on the Billboard Hot 100 charts. Their debut album was also nominated for a Grammy and managed to sell 16 million copies worldwide.
Stefani released her solo album, “This Is What the Truth Feels Like”, and included singles like “Baby Don’t Lie” (2014) and “Spark the Fire” (2014). The album made its debut at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 and achieved great success as a solo artist. She also released a Christmas album “You Make It Feel Like Christmas” (2017) and many other albums later on.
Film and Television
Stefani debuted in a film called “The Aviator” in 2004. She also worked in other films that include “Trolls” (2016). She dubbed the voice for the character DJ Suki. She has also been a part of several episodes of the shows “King of the Hill” and “Gossip Girl”.
She also took part in several reality music competitions and also appeared on “American Idol” as a judge. She also appeared as a guest mentor with other members of No Doubt on the popular show “The X-Factor“.
Stefani got married to Gavin Rossdale, who is the guitarist and also the lead singer of the rock band Bush. The couple got married in 2002 and Gwen gave birth to their first child in 2006. She became a mom to her second child in 2008. In 2015 there was news that she has filed for divorce with Rossdale. She was rumored to be dating Blake Shelton, who was a co-judge with her on “The Voice”, in 2015.