Lenny Kravitz Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

Lenny Kravitz

Biography / Wiki

Any fan of rock music has surely heard the albums, ‘Are You Gonna Go My Way’ and ‘Let Love Rule, Mama Said’ by Lenny Kravitz, a Grammy Award-winning rock musician who is also one of the foremost people in the world of Rock and Roll. He was raised in a wealthy family, and from a very young age introduced to rock music.

His early musical career was anything but glamorous, but he continued to make a mark in the music industry with his distinct ability to dabble with various instruments including guitar, bass, and drums.

His songs are packed with a bit of all popular music genres like jazz, disco, soul, R&B, psychedelic, and rock. He has also ventured in the acting world and has starred in ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ and ‘Precious’.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on 26th of May 1964 Lenny Kravitz is currently 56 years old. He is tall and has a healthy body figure. His height measures 5 feet 7 inches and is weight 75 kg approximately. He wears number 9 in the shoe size. He has dark brown eyes and the color of his hair is black.

Net Worth

As one of the most popular Rock stars of his time Lenny Kravitz is still one of the prominent musicians in the world and has earned most of his life and wealth through his music career. He has slowly ventured into acting as well and currently lives a lavish life. The total net worth estimated for Lenny Kravitz is $50 million US dollars as of now.

Education / Family

Lenny Kravitz was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York City, United States. He is the son of Seymour Sol Kravitz and Roxie Roker. He has studied at Beverly Hills High school but it is not known if he went to any college.

Name

Leonard Albert Kravitz

Nickname Lenny Kravitz
Birth Place Brooklyn, New York City, USA
Date Of Birth 26 May 1964
Age 57 years
Height In Centimetres – 170 cm

In Feet and Inches – 5’7″

Weight In Kilograms – 75 Kg
In Pounds – 165 lbs
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Profession Actor, Songwriter, Record Producer and Singer
Sexual Orientation Straight
School P.S. 6 School, an elementary school and Beverly Hills High School
College Not Known
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Home Town Brooklyn, New York City, United States
Debut Film – Precious in 2009
Fathers Name Seymour Sol Kravitz (Producer) (Died in 2005)
Mothers Name Roxie Roker (Actress) (Died in 1995)

Lenny Kravitz with his parents
Lenny Kravitz with his parents
Brothers Not Known
Sister None

Career / Fashion And Style

He met recording engineer Henry Hirsch in 1985, Henry helped him record a demo called ‘Romeo Blue’ in the recording studio in New Jersey. He started working with Hirsch on his debut album for over a year, and then went on a tour with Karl Denson, a saxophonist for the next five years.

On September 6, 1989, Kravitz signed a record deal with Virgin Records and released his debut album, Let Love Rule. He wrote ‘Line Up’ for Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler and was also featured in 1993 on Mick Jagger’s album, Wandering Spirit. He released his album, ‘Circus,’ in 1995, which became a hit, peaking at the charts of the Billboard.

He released ‘5’ in 1998, which catapulted Kravitz further into the music industry’s stardom. During her live shows, he began to work with Madonna and was even a part of her ‘Confessions Tour’ in 2006. He returned to his music career from 2010 to 2012 and released his next album ‘Black and White America,’ an album he had been working on since 1997.

Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife and More

He has been associated with many popular celebrities in the entertainment world and has a daughter Zoë Kravitz from his previous wife Lisa Bonet.

Girlfriend Vanessa Paradis (1992-1997),

 

Lenny Kravitz with his ex-girlfriend Vanessa
Lenny Kravitz with his ex-girlfriend Vanessa

Kate Moss (1999),

Lenny Kravitz with his ex-girlfriend Kate
Lenny Kravitz with his ex-girlfriend Kate

Adriana Lima (2001-2003),

Lenny Kravitz with his ex-girlfriend Adriana
Lenny Kravitz with his ex-girlfriend Adriana

Nicole Kidman (2003-2004),

Lenny Kravitz with his ex-girlfriend Nicole
Lenny Kravitz with his ex-girlfriend Nicole

Marisa Tomei (2004),

Lenny Kravitz with his ex-girlfriend Marisa
Lenny Kravitz with his ex-girlfriend Marisa

Whitney Cummings (2016),

Lenny Kravitz & Whitney Cummings
Lenny Kravitz & Whitney Cummings

Barbara Fialho (2018-2019)

Lenny Kravitz with his ex-girlfriend Barbara
Lenny Kravitz with his ex-girlfriend Barbara
Marital Status Divorced
Wife Lisa Bonet (m. 1987, d. 1993)

Lenny Kravitz with his ex-wife Lisa Bonet
Lenny Kravitz with his ex-wife Lisa Bonet
Children Daughter – Zoë Kravitz (born in 1988)

Lenny Kravitz with his daughter
Lenny Kravitz with his daughter

Favorite Things

Here we provide you the list of Lenny Kravitz’s favorite things.

Favorite Music Group The Jacksons
Favorite Comedy Film The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
Favorite Colour Black
Favorite Holiday Destinations Paris and Miami
Favorite Food Italian and Healthy food
Favorite Things To Do Swimming and Travelling

Lenny Kravitz

Some Interesting Facts About Lenny Kravitz

  • In 2011, he was made Officer of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French government.
  • During a concert in Sweden in 2015, he split his pants, leaving his genitalia shortly exposed.
  • Lenny owns Kravitz Design Inc, a design firm.
  • During his music journey, Lenny Kravitz has won numerous awards. He is a four-time recipient of the Grammy award, MTV awards, and many others.
  • He canceled several of the shows and tours during his career because he suffered from an illness, bronchitis.
  • Between the years 1999 to 2002, he was awarded the Grammy Award for ‘Best Male Rock Vocal Performance’ for four years consecutively.
  • Kravitz has been rated at number 93 on VH1’s ‘100 Greatest Hard Rock Artists.’
  • This singer, as well as songwriter, was named after one of the uncles in the Korean War after his unfortunate death.
  • In 2018 he released an album named ‘Raise Vibration’ which got a huge response and was enjoyed by all.
  • He’s got a soft corner for pets. Especially dogs are his favorite and he has a pet dog called Jojo.
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