Profile

Basice Info
Name: Avril Ramona Lavigne
Birthday: 27 – 09 – 1984
Place of birth: Staten Island, New York
Racial: French and Canadian
Nationality: Canada
Hometown: Napanee, Ontario, Canada
Shoe size: 7
Height: 5"3
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Blue-Green
Family: John Lavigne (father) Judy Lavigne (mother)
Matt Lavigne (elder brother) Michelle Lavigne (younger sister)
Chad Kroeger (husband)


Favorites
Colors: Black , Red
Pizza Toppings: Olives
Clothes: Dickies, Osiris (shoes)
Bands: Goo Goo Dolls, System of a Down, Matchbox 20, Green Day, Sum 41, Blink 182
Song on her first Album: Losing Grip
Places To Visit: Italy, Paris and Stockholm


Other
Inatrument: Guitar, Drum, Piano
Piercings Navel (Inny), 2 in one ear, one in the other
Special Talents: Can bite and suck her toes
If she weren’t a singer: She’d be a police officer, because she likes authority
First Solo Performance: “Near to the Heart of God,” at a Christmas Concert. Vancouver, Canada was her first real concert (a radio show)


Did You Know??
  • Avril was parodied in Good Charlotte’s video, "Girls and Boys".
  • Michelle Lavigne appears in the Sk8er Boi video.
  • Avril got free Osiris sneakers at the mall where the Complicated video was shot.
  • Avril’s cousin, Martine Filion travelled to Ottawa (from Napanee) just to see Avril perform.
  • Avril fixed her hair in braids all around her hair when she was in 11th grade.
  • Avril is good friends with Pink and Vanessa Carlton.
  • Avril’s brother, Matt, accompanied her to New York City when she was still starting out.
  • Once, in New York City, a man thought that Avril was a hooker. She’s been carrying around a pocket knife ever since that incident.
  • She wasn’t the most popular girl at school.
  • One of Avril’s favorite countries is Italy.
  • Avril’s favorite song off of Let Go is Losing Grip, her favorite off of Under My Skin is Together, and her favorite off of The Best Damn Thing is I Can Do Better.
  • Avril is lactose intolerant.
  • Avril taught herself to play her dad’s 6 string guitar when she was 12.
  • Avril plays the guitar live on stage.
  • You can see Deryck Whibley frequently at Avril’s concerts.
  • Justin Timberlake and Eminem are big Avril fans.
  • "Let Go", her CD, was originally called "Anything But Ordinary".
  • Avril’s most embarrassing moment was when her mom went to pick her up at a party when she was 14.
  • Avril chooses to wear a watch on her right arm.
  • She sang her first church solo when she was 10. She sang NEAR THE HEART OF GOD, "She sang like a song bird" remembers her mom. (YM October 2002)
  • Listed in Teen People’s "What’s Next" 2003.
  • She frequently says that she?has not claimed to be punk. Check out YM June 2002.
  • Avril’s manager, Terry McBride is also the manager for Dido.
  • Avril got her record deal at age 16.
  • She played on a hockey team at age 10.
  • Hilary Duff dressed up as Avril on Halloween.
  • Avril gets kicked out of clubs and bars frequently.
  • She likes to play her acoustic guitar better when she first writes her songs and than she likes to play the electric during her concerts the best.
  • She brings along a joke book while her and the group travels.
  • Avril plays a Gibson-Les Paul Studio in Black, and her own signature Fender Telecaster.
  • Her fav. article of clothing are her Converse sneakers.
  • She was signed to Nettwork at age 14 when she was at a bookstore.
  • Avril does NOT do all of her own make-up. She sometimes gets help from professionals during photoshoots, and music videos.
  • Avril’s High School was called ‘Napanee District Secondary School’.
  • At the age of 12 she won a radio competition to duet with Shania Twain.
  • She likes the UK alot but she finds it expensive and she doesn’t like the weather!
  • Avril can fit into the suitcase which she takes on tour with her.
  • She got suspended from school three times for skipping lessons and starting fights.
  • Her middle name is Ramona.
  • She gave Steve from Sum 41 a wedgie recently at a club in NYC.
  • She cannot eat her favourite food pizza because it is bad for her voice+vocals.
  • She used to use a camo lunchbox as a wallet.
  • She won’t pay $6 for a sandwich. "That’s soo much."
  • When she was looking in a BMW car showroom her dad said why don’t you buy one, but Avril got angry and said she just wanted a used jeep!
  • She says she could pull off a backside ollie kickflip when she was in High School.
  • She can ollie over her miniature schnauzer, Sam.
  • Avril doesn’t like copy-cats. She is flattered that girls dress like her, though!
  • Avril doesn’t like to follow trends and wears whatever she wants.vril.
  • Avril once kissed a boy on the cheek in 1st grade….don’t worry, it was in a play.
  • Avril taught her self how to skate, when she was just 14.
  • Avril uses peach lipstick or tanish white. Avril uses chapstick most of the time.
  • If Avril would make a sandwich to eat it would have: olives, lettuce, tomatoes, pickles, mayonnaise and ham/or turkey meat.
  • Avril loves pizza that has lots of olives on top.
  • Avril’s Favorite sodas are: Coke, Grape, and Root Beer
  • Avril loves sleepovers. "I love being with the girls."
  • Every month, Avril goes to a special place in Hollywood to get a Brazilian Bikini Wax.
  • Avril says she had a love for music at an early age. "When I was like six, I had this little plastic flute thingy and I liked to march through the house blowing it. I was a good blower. It drove my mom crazy though!"
  • Avril likes to wear black and white stripe socks.
  • Avril has two piercings on her left ear and one on her right ear.
  • Avril has asthma.
  • She was named the MVP of her hockey team when she was 12.
  • Avril loves the feel of new socks on her feet.
  • Like any other Artist Avril works out. She does 50 push ups a day but not Sundays. She skateboards, goes rock climbing, rides the bike for 1 hour a day and does 100 sit ups.
  • Avril knew at the grammy’s she wasn’t gonna win, she told one MTV reporter, "Naw, I am not gonna have it..I am not gonna win."
  • Avril can’t eat really spicy food because she gets heartburn.
  • Avril likes the band Simple Plan and had them open up a gig for some of her tour stops.
  • An interviewer asked Avril what posters were on her wall. She responded, "Posters? I’ve got platinum disks!"
  • Avril never uses a straightener for her hair.
  • Avril is allergic to bees.
  • Avril felt bad about the "fried chicken ass" line in "My World," and went back to apologize to the manager of the chicken place she worked at.
  • Avril used to be afraid of flying in planes.
  • Avril loves playing video games.