She is a co-founder and the lead vocalist of the band No Doubt that experienced major success after their breakthrough studio album Tragic Kingdom along with various successful singles, including " Just a Girl ", " Don't Speak ", " Hey Baby ", and " It's My Life ".
Inspired by pop music from the s, the album was a critical and commercial success. During the band's hiatus, Stefani embarked on solo pop career in by releasing her debut studio album Love. It spawned three commercially successful singles: The latter reached number one on the Billboard Hot chart while also becoming the first US download to sell one million copies. The album produced two successful singles: Her third solo album, This Is What the Truth Feels Likebecame her first solo album to reach number one on the Billboard chart.
Stefani has won three Grammy Awards. Inshe debuted her clothing line L. During this time Stefani performed and made public appearances with four back-up dancers known as the Harajuku Girls. She was married to British musician Gavin Rossdale from to and they have three sons.
Billboard magazine ranked Stefani the 54th most successful artist Gwen singer 37th most successful Hot artist of the —09 decade. Her brother Eric introduced Gwen to 2 Tone music by Madness and The Selecter and, inhe invited her to provide vocals for No Doubt, a "Gwen singer" band he was forming.
The band released its Gwen singer debut album inbut its ska-pop sound was unsuccessful due to the popularity of grunge. Stefani rejected the aggressiveness of female grunge artists and cited Blondie singer Debbie Harry 's combination of power and sex appeal as a major influence.
Five singles were released from Tragic Kingdomincluding " Don't Speak ", which led the Hot Airplay year-end chart of No Doubt released the less popular Return of Saturn inwhich expanded upon the new wave influences of Tragic Kingdom. A greatest hits collection, The Singles —which includes cover of Talk Talk 's " It's My Life ", was released in to moderate sales.
Stefani's debut solo album Love.
Gwen singer created the album to modernize the music to which she listened when in high school, and L.
The first single released from the album was "What You Waiting For? A duet with rapper Eveand produced by Dr. InStefani showed interest in making film appearances and began auditioning for films such as Mr. Scorsese, whose daughter was a No Doubt fan, Gwen singer reciprocal interest in casting Stefani after seeing her picture from a Marilyn Monroe -inspired photo shoot for Teen Vogue in Stefani's second studio album, The Sweet Escapewas released on December 1, The album focuses more heavily on electronic and dance music for clubs than its predecessor.
The album received mixed reviews by critics, who found that it "has a surprisingly moody, lightly autobiographical feel In an interview with Entertainment Weekly on June 6,Stefani stated that she had no plans to continue work as a
Gwen singer artist, adding, "That was a moment in time It went on a little longer than all thought it would, because it was inspired and you have to go with wherever you're at in that time in your life But everything works out how it should.
Stefani made a post on March 28, stating that songwriting had Gwen singer but was slow on her end because she was, at the time, pregnant with her second child.
No Doubt announced their official Gwen singer they wanted Gwen singer tour in while finishing their upcoming album, which was set for release in The band completed a national tour in the summer of On June 11,the band Gwen singer on their official website that the new album would be out on September 25, preceded by the first single on July The album was titled Push and Shove and the first single was a song called " Settle Down ".
The music video for "Settle Down" was directed by Sophie Muller who has previously directed numerous music videos for No Doubt. On November 3,the band pulled its music video " Looking Hot " from the Internet after receiving complaints that it was insensitive towards Native Americans.
On Gwen singer 12,Stefani made a surprise appearance at the Coachella festival, where she joined Pharrell Williams onstage during his set to perform "Hollaback Girl". She also revealed that she was working with Williams. The song was produced by Pharrell Williams. On January 13,Stefani and Williams also recorded a song titled " Shine ", for the Paddington soundtrack. Stefani and Sia Furler worked together on a ballad, called "Start a War" which was expected to be released on Stefani's third studio album as well, however it didn't make the final cut.
The track debuted and peaked at 80 on the Billboard Hot chart,  and matched first-week digital download sales of 35, copies. The video was released later that same day. The song was released to contemporary hit radio in the United States on October 27, Stefani said much of the previous material she worked on in felt forced and inauthentic, the opposite of what she had originally wanted. In Gwen singerStefani announced that she was working in the studio and planned to release new music by the end of the year.
InStefani signed a date residency deal to perform at the Zappos in Las Vegas ; it began on June 27, and is scheduled to conclude on March 16, Stefani made most of the clothing that she wore on stage with No Doubt, resulting in increasingly eclectic combinations. Stylist Andrea Lieberman introduced her to haute couture clothing, which "Gwen singer" to Stefani launching a fashion line named L.
The dolls are inspired by the various fashion that Stefani and the Harajuku Girls wore while touring for the album. In late summerStefani launched a perfume, Las a part of her L. The perfume has high notes Gwen singer sweet pea and rose.
InStefani announced the production of an animated series about her and the Harajuku Girls. According to TMZthe actress has already listed trademark for her beauty products. She stated that she was heavily invested in that relationship.
Stefani commented that " A second wedding was held in Los Angeles two weeks later. Stefani has three sons with Rossdale: In NovemberStefani and her The Voice co-star, country music artist Blake Sheltonannounced that they were dating.
AXS called Stefani a "powerhouse" vocalist with an "incredible" range. Stefani's debut album Love. Stefani began wearing a bindi in the mids after attending several family gatherings for Tony Kanalwho is of Indian heritage. InStefani modified her image, inspired by that of Michelle Pfeiffer 's character Elvira Hancock in the film Scarface. She later stated that she had been on Gwen singer diet since the sixth grade to fit in size 4 clothing, commenting, "It's an ongoing battle and it's a nightmare.
But I like clothes too much, and I always wanted to wear the outfits I would make. Stefani's clothing also took influence from Japanese fashion, in a style described as a combination between Christian Dior and Japan.
They were also featured in, and
Gwen singer namesake for, Stefani's Harajuku Lovers Tour. With No Doubt, she has won two Grammy Awards. InRolling Stone Gwen singer her "the only true female rock star left on radio or MTV" and featured her on the magazine's cover.
Stefani has been referred to as a "Pop Princess" by several contemporary music critics. The lead single from Love.
We both were thrilled with the outcome and enjoyed the process. I have nothing but respect for her and look forward to working with her on more projects in the future. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Stefani performing during the Harajuku Lovers Tour in List of awards nominations received by Gwen Stefani.
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