Annie Lennox is a Scottish songwriter known for her innovative musical style and sweet, melodious voice which enabled her to become one of the most loved female British singers of the contemporary times.
She rose to prominence as a musician when she collaborated with fellow singer David A. Stewart to form the duo Eurythmics. The duo achieved great success not only in Britain but also in the international scenario.
David and Annie had begun their careers with a musical group called The Tourists which was a minor success.
After the break-up of this band, the duo created their own group Eurythmics which became an international sensation with the release of their singles ‘Sweet Dream (Are Made of This)’, ‘Love Is A Stranger’, and ‘The Miracle of Love’.
The duo achieved great success worldwide and split up after a decade of working together though they still reunite from time to time for their performances. Annie went to pursue a solo career with the release of her debut album, ‘Diva’.
The album peaked at No.1 in the U.K. and was accredited multi-platinum in the U.K and the U.S. Her music is critically acclaimed and she is the recipient of several prestigious awards including eight Brit Awards. She is also well known for her philanthropic works.
Who is Annie Lennox married to?
Annie Lennox is married to Dr. Mitch Besser. They tied the knot in London on September 18, 2012.
The Mail Online reported that the private ceremony took place with 150 friends on a private boat on the Thames River.
According to the report, Lennox’s daughters, Lola and model Tali were her bridesmaids. The bride wore a long white gown with lace bolero shrug and a vintage 1920s-style headpiece.
Who is Annie Lennox husband’s Mitchell Besser?
Mitchell Besser is a doctor specializing in obstetrician and gynecology. Mitchell works to provide for the public health needs of women. Similarly, he is a graduate of Harvard Medical School.
He is the founder of mothers2mothers which is an organization that focuses on mothers living with HIV being trained and employed to work in health centers, educating and supporting pregnant women and new mothers with HIV.
He will be the fifth chairman to lead the ‘mothers2mothers’ Board of Directors since its establishment year 2003.
How did Lennox husband meet her current husband?
Lennox reportedly met Besser in 2009 through his charity for which she fundraises. In 2011, Lennox received an OBE from Queen Elizabeth, not for her contributions to music, but for her charity work. She is a committed activist, raising money and awareness for HIV charities.
Who was Lennox husband married to before her current husband?
Previously, Annie Lennox was married to German Hare Krishna devotee Radha Raman and Israeli film producer Uri Fruchtmann.
Her first marriage, from 1984 to 1985, was to German Hare Krishna devotee Radha Raman.
From 1988 to 2000, Lennox was married to Israeli film and record producer Uri Fruchtmann and they lived in The Grove, Highgate.
How many kids does Annie Lennox have with Mitchell Besser?
Annie Lennox has two daughters from her previous marriages, but she does not have any children with Dr. Mitch Besser, her current husband. Their names are Lola and Tali.
Mitchell Besser net worth
Mitchell Besser has an estimated net worth of $1 million. As an obstetrician and gynecologist, he makes a decent amount of money.
Also, he is the founder of the ‘mothers2mothers’ organization and ‘AgeWell’. Likewise, his wife Annie Lennox has an estimated net worth of $60 million. Annie has sold more than 80 million records worldwide.
Annie Lennox FAQ
How old is Annie Lennox?
69 years old
When was Annie Lennox born?
December 25, 1954
Where was Annie Lennox born?
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UK
What is Annie Lennox’s birth name?
Ann Griselda Lennox
How tall is Annie Lennox?
5 feet 9 inches, or 1.75 meters
What is Annie Lennox known for?
Scrooged, Bram Stoker’s Dracula, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, and A Private War
Is Annie Lennox married?
Yes, to Mitch Besser since September 15, 2012. She was married to Uri Fruchtmann from July 15, 1988 to July 19, 2000 and Radha Raman from March 14, 1984 to May 2, 1985.
Who are Annie Lennox’s parents?
Thomas Allison Lennox and Dorothy Lennox
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