Cherie Currie

Cherie Currie

American, Singer
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Cherie Currie

Cherie Ann Currie (born November 30, 1959) is an American singer, musician, actress and artist. Currie was the lead vocalist of the Runaways, a rock band from Los Angeles, in the mid-to-late 1970s. After the Runaways, she became a solo artist. Then she teamed up with her identical twin sister, Marie Currie, and released an album with her. Their duet "Since You've Been Gone" reached number 95 on US charts. Their band was called Cherie and Marie Currie. She is also well known for her role in the movie Foxes.

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Full name at birth
Cherie Ann Currie
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Claim to fame
helping tear apart the fabric of normalcy in the 1970s as the first lead vocalist of the influential, all-female rock band The Runaways
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Date of birth
30 November 1959
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Place of birth
Los Angeles, California, USA
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Age
62
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Singer, Musician, Actress, Songwriter, Artist
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5' 5½" (166 cm)
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Twin Marie Currie
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Net worth
$14,000,000 USD
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Red Entertainment
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I enjoy being different.
  • Sister-in-law of Alan J. Levi.
  • Sister of actress Sondra Currie.
  • Daughter of actress Marie Harmon.
  • Former sister-in-law of Steve Lukather.
  • In 1975, when she was 16, she auditioned as lead singer for an all-girl rock band known as The Runaways. Managed by cult Hollywood figure Kim Fowley, the jailbait quintet also featured Joan Jett on rythmn guitar and vocals and Lita Ford on lead guitar. After two years with the group (and three records), she split for a solo career, citing problems within the band.

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