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
HometownRhinebeck (town)
Net worth$10 million
Height5'11" (1.80m)
SpouseJörn Weisbrodt (m 2012 - present)
ChildrenViva Katherine Wainwright Cohen
ParentsKate McGarrigle , Loudon Wainwright III
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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

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

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