Rufus Wainwright

Rufus Wainwright

American-Canadian singer-songwriter and composer
Juno-winning singer/songwriter from a famed musical family but with a style all his own drawn from influences spanning Tin Pan Alley and opera.
BornJuly 22, 1973
HometownCanada
Net worth$10 million
Height5'11" (1.80m)
SpouseJörn Weisbrodt (m 2012 - present)
ChildrenViva Katherine Wainwright Cohen
ParentsKate McGarrigle , Loudon Wainwright III
Profile

Photos

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Videos

British-Lebanese musician Mika on his virtual benefit concert for Beirut

Mika speaks to Eve Jackson about hosting a concert with Kylie Minogue, Salma Hayek and Rufus Wainwright to raise money for those affected by the explosion in Beirut’s port that killed hundreds, injured thousands and left many more homeless. They also discuss Lebanese politics, his heartbreak for the country of his birth and how he sees the future after years of civil war, financial crisis and political upheaval.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

The Music Center Presents Joni 75: A Birthday Celebration
The Music Center Presents Joni 75: A Birthday Celebration
2019
Rufus Wainwright - Live at Wireless Festival 2005
Rufus Wainwright - Live at Wireless Festival 2005
2017
Renée Fleming -- Christmas in New York
Renée Fleming -- Christmas in New York
2014
Sing Me the Songs That Say I Love You: A Concert for Kate McGarrigle
Sing Me the Songs That Say I Love You: A Concert for Kate McGarrigle
1h 47min
2012
Rufus Wainwright: Prima Donna
Rufus Wainwright: Prima Donna
2009

Albums

Me and Liza
Me and Liza
2013
Wanderer in the Sleeping City
Wanderer in the Sleeping City
2022
Rufus Does Judy at Capitol Studios
Rufus Does Judy at Capitol Studios
2022
Over the Rainbow [Live from Capitol Studios]
Over the Rainbow [Live from Capitol Studios]
2022
Puttin' on the Ritz [Live from Capitol Studios]
Puttin' on the Ritz [Live from Capitol Studios]
2022
Man That Got Away [Live from Capitol Studios]
Man That Got Away [Live from Capitol Studios]
2022
Rufus Wainwright & Amsterdam Sinfonietta
Rufus Wainwright & Amsterdam Sinfonietta
2021
Argentina [Live]
Argentina [Live]
2021
Gay Messiah [Live]
Gay Messiah [Live]
2021
Unfollow the Rules: The Paramour Session
Unfollow the Rules: The Paramour Session
2021
Damsel in Distress [Live from The Paramour]
Damsel in Distress [Live from The Paramour]
2021
Peaceful Afternoon [Live from The Paramour]
Peaceful Afternoon [Live from The Paramour]
2021
Technopera
Technopera
2021
Unfollow the Rules
Unfollow the Rules
2020
Haine
Haine
2020
Pièce à Vivre
Pièce à Vivre
2020

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