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Brandi Carlile is Grammy-winning singer who sang By the Way, and I Forgive You. 

Relationship Facts of Brandi Carlile

Brandi Carlile is married to Catherine shepherd {Compare Couple}.
Brandi Carlile married on September 15, 2012.
💑 Anniversary in 231 days 💑
She is mother of Two (Evangeline and Elijah).
Brandi Carlile is not having an affair with anyone presently.
Her sexual orientation is not straight and is lesbian.

What is the relationship of Brandi Carlile?

Brandi Carlile is married to Catherine Shepherd.

The couple first announced that they are engaged in June 2012. Finally, on the 15th of September 2012, they took their relationship to the next level with the wedding in Boston, Massachusetts.

Together they have two daughters Evangeline and Elijah. They reside in Maple Valley, Washington with their children and some goats, a chicken, a horse, a dog, and a cat.

Who Is Brandi Carlile?

Brandi Carlile is a five-time Grammy-winning singer and songwriter. Carlile is renowned as the singer of By the Way, and I Forgive You. 

Next, on the 6th of April 2020, she will be appearing at Hamer Hall in Melbourne, Australia.

What are the birth facts of Brandi Carlile?

Brandi Carlile was born on the 1st of June 1981 in Ravensdale, Washington. Her mother, Teresa Carlile is a singer by profession.

She has two siblings that including a brother Jay Carlile and a sister Tiffany. They are of British ancestry.

Early Childhood

The singer grew up in a small town 30 miles outside Seattle. As a child, she used to play woods and built forts with her siblings.

Since she was a child, she had a great affection for music. Similarly, she used to take music classes from her mother.

At the tender age of 8, she started performing in the song Tennessee Flat Top Box along with her mother. Later, she began playing guitar and writing songs. One later year, she started her career as a backup singer for Elvis impersonator.

Carlile’s Education

She joined Tahoma High School in Maple Valley, Washington. However, she left school to pursue a singing career.

Brandi Carlile- Professional Career

– In 2004, she was first signed by Columbia Records. One year later, she released the self-titled album. Her very first album peaked at the range of 80 on the Billboard 200 and 1 on the US Folk Albums.

– In 2007, she released the album, The Story in collaboration with Indigo Girls. That peaked at the position of 58 in the US Billboard with Gold certification by RIAA.

– In 2011, she released the third album, Live at Benaroya Hall with the Seattle Symphony which reached the 5th position in U.S. Top Folk Albums.

– On the 3rd of March 2015, she released her 5th album, The Firewatcher’s Daughter. For the album, she was nominated for the Grammy Awards. Also, the album peaked at 1st place in the U.S. Billboard Folk Albums. Also, it peaked at the 9th position in the U.S. Billboard.

– Last, in 2018, she released her latest album, By the Way, I Forgive You. To date, the album is the most successful. The very album peaked at the rank of 5 on the US Billboard.

Carlile’s Awards, Nomination

  • 2019- Grammy Awards for, By the Way, I Forgive You.
  • 2019- CMT Music Awards.
  • 2020- Grammy Awards for Bring My Flowers Now as Song of the Year.
  • 2010- Nominated for GLAAD Media Awards.
  • 2018- Nominated for Americana Music Honors & Awards.

How much does Brandi Carlile earn?

As of 2022, Brandi has made a hasty net worth of $2 million. Her earnings as a singer are in the range of $21k to $208k.

Also, as a songwriter, her earnings are in the range of $24k to $119k.

She also earns royalties through her album.

Apart from that, she also earns through her music tour.

Brandi Carlile’s Controversy, Rumors

To date, she has not been through any sort of controversy that created a buzz in the media.

Body Measurement

Brandi has brown hair and eye color. She is 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs around 54 kg.

Brandi Carlile- Facebook, Twitter, Instagram

Brandi Carlile has 443k followers on Facebook, 133.3k on Twitter, and 530k on Instagram.

On Twitter, she is following the personalities like Ilene Chaiken, John Cusack, and Sally Bergesen.

She also has a self-titled YouTube channel with 60.5 million views.


  • Her sister is married to her brother in Law, Phil.

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