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Birth name- Amy Lynn Lee
Birth Date- December 13,1981
Birth Place- Riverside, California
Spouse- Josh Hartzler (therapist) as of May 6 2007
Daughter of- John Lee and Sara Cargill
Started- in 1994 met ben moody at camp and he convinced her to form a band with him...they considered the names "stricken" and "childish intentions" before deciding on evanescence
Eye color- light green, but occasionally uses contacts
height- 5'3 1/2"
favorite artists- Nirvana, Tori Amos, Michael Jackson, NIN, Bjork, and Coldplay
siblings- robbie, carrie, laurie
musical talents- vocal (was alto in school choir), piano (studied for nine years)
the song "hello" is based on the tragedy of her three year old sister's death. she will never sing the song live because it makes her too emotional
her husband is also a longtime friend
Spokesperson for National (american) epilepsy foundation
arranged the song "listen to the rain" as choir president at highschool and had her chorus perform it at graduation.
lived in many places such as illinios, kansas, and florida before finally settling in her home town of little rock, arkansas.
wanted to help people in some way if she couldn't sing
filed a law suit against a previous manager for sexual harassment
band mates Rocky and John left due to the fact that they were no longer enjoying the evanescence experience
song "snow white queen" was based off a stalker fan
had a kitten named zero that was attacked by a coyote.
originally partcipated in writing some music for the chronicles of narnia, but was told her music was too dark and epic for the movie.
"I am Evanescence. I am the only original member. I have basically hired the band. Evanescence has become me. It is mine and it's exactly how I want it to be."
"My darlings, if I can't write dark, epic music, i can't live!"
"I'm glad that people are accepting our music and are connected to our art. Whether we're popular or not, I don't care."
"The fact that he left the band, it wasn't like it killed me and hurt my feelings and made me feel like I lost a friend, it was actually more of a relief because he'd been so unhappy on tour recently that it was making everyone else unhappy. We all hope he's happier now." - commenting on Ben Moody's decision to leave the band.
"If there's anything I've learned I don't really know and anything can happen."
"We're definitely a rock band, but the twist is that the band's music is epic, dramatic, dark rock."
"First I would take my corset off and strangle her around her big gymnast neck. Then I would poison her, the way Snow White was poisoned in the fairy tales. And then afterwards I would dye her hair back to the original color." on britney spears