At the age of 15, celebrity speaker Avril Lavigne had appeared on stage with Shania Twain and was signed to a recording contract with Arista Records by at 16. By 17, she broke into the music scene with her debut album, Let Go. This made her the youngest female soloist to reach No. 1 in the UK and was four-time platinum. With more than 30 million album copies sold worldwide, she is one of the top-selling artists in the U.S. Lavigne’s third album, ‘The Best Damn Thing’, was released in April 2007 and debuted at number one on the US ‘Billboard’ 200, subsequently achieving platinum status in Canada selling more than 1.7 million copies in the U.S. and six million worldwide. Its lead single, “Girlfriend”, became Lavigne’s first number-one single on the US ‘Billboard’ Hot 100 and one of the decade’s biggest singles.
In 2006, Avril Lavigne voiced a character in the animated film, Over the Hedge and made her on screen debut in Fast Food Nation. Two years later, she released her clothing line for Kohl’s called Abbey Dawn and with perfumes (Black Star, Forbidden Rose and Wild Rose). She also sang the single, Alice for Tim Burton’s film, Alice in Wonderland. Avril Lavigne is available for speaking engagements, personal appearances, and endorsements.
APPEARANCES: American Idol, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, AMA’s, Chelsea Lately, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Last Call with Carson Daly, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, Late Show with David Letterman, Live with Kelly, The Oprah Winfrey Show, The View
ENDORSEMENTS: Kohl’s, Proactiv
TO WORK WITH AVRIL LAVIGNE: Celebrity Speaker Avril Lavigne can be hired for endorsements and events in roles such as public speaker, autograph signings, SMT’S, and public relation campaigns.