Nick Cave Bio

(Musician, songwriter, singer, performer, author)

Relationship Statistics of Nick Cave

What is Nick Cave marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce): Divorce
How many children does Nick Cave have ? (name): Four( Arthur Cave,Earl Cave, Luke Cave, Jethro Cave)
Is Nick Cave having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Nick Cave gay ?: No

More about the relationship

Nick is now single. He was married to Viviane Carneiro. He remained married for six years and filed for divorce in 1996. They also have a son named Luke Cave in 1991. He then dated P J Harvey in 1996 before he met Susie Bick in 1997. He married Bick in 1999. The couple has been blessed with twin sons, Arthur Cave and Earl Cave.
Nick was involved in a romantic relationship with Anita Lane from in the 1970s to the 1980s. He has been in relationships with Kylie Minogue from 1995 to 1996. Then he was dating Beau Lazenby in 1991. They also have a son named Jethro born in 1991. Nick got separated to beau and was in relation with Lung Leg.

Who is Nick Cave?

Nick Cave is one of the popular Australian singer and songwriter. He was one with most of the enduring talents in the post-punk era. The musician is popular for introducing comicality and raw passion into the ‘Rock’ genre. He produces different kinds of music bands. He is also an author of the book, ‘King Ink’ and ‘King Ink II’. The singer also acted in films like ‘Wings of Desire’ and ‘Johnny Suede’.

Nick Cave: Birth Facts, Family, and Childhood

Nick Cave was born on September 22, 1957, in Warracknabeal, Victoria, Australia. His father’s name is Colin Frank Cave and mother’s name is Dawn Treadwell. He has two brothers: Peter Cave and Tim Cave. He has a sister, Julie Cave.

During their early years, the family lived in Wangaratta. His father used to teach English and mathematics at the local technical school and his mother was a librarian at the high school that Nick attended. As his family is educated, he is teaching the importance of literature from his young ages.

He was raised as an Anglican by his family. When he was a day-scholar, his family moved to Murrumbeena. He has two brothers in his family, Peter Cave and Tim Cave and a sister named Julie Cave.

His father died in a car accident. It was a tragic end which brings vast change in him changing his perceptions about life, leaving a ‘vacuum’ in his life.

Nick Cave: Education History 

As he is from the well-educated family he went to a good boarding institution. He finished his early education from Nick CaveEducation. And attended Wangaratta High School. He also joined Caulfield Grammar School. The cave continued his further education at Monash University, Caulfield campus.

He has also studied painting after high school at the Caulfield Institute of Technology. Nick dropped out in 1977 to pursue music professionally. Around this time, he also began taking drugs.

Nick Cave: Early, Profession life and Career  

When he was in his high school he got to meet Mick Harvey, Brett Purcell, Phill Calvert, Chris Coyne and John Cochivera. All of them have the passion for music and was able to form the band, ‘The Boys Next Door’, in 1977. Later, the band was known as ‘The Birthday Party’. Then in 1978, there was new guitarist and songwriter named Rowland S. Howard.

They produce the music which was laced with gothic influences and was usually based on the themes of curses, turpitudes, and damnation. Cave wasn’t much interested in these themes and thought of releasing his singles. His first single was ‘Release the Bats’, in 1981. He was back forming the alternative rock band, ‘Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds’ which has him as the lead vocals.

His previous band ‘The Birthday Party’ disbanded in 1984. At that time his two of the songs features in the film, ‘Wings of Desire’. The film releases after three years. The band ‘Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds’ also appears playing a small cameo in the film. The musician also has authored the book, ‘King Ink’  in 1998. Performing together with the band, he also has his solo performances through the 1990s as a vocalist and pianist. In 1991, he acts opposite Brad Pitt in ‘Johnny Suede’. His most of the songs appear on different blockbuster movies.

In 1996 he releases his album ‘Murder Ballads’, which featured the hit single, ‘Where the Wild Roses Grow’.Likewise, he records a cover of ‘The Beatles’, ‘Let it be’ for the film, ‘I Am Sam’, in 2001 and also records the song, ‘To Be By Your Side’ for the documentary, ‘Le Peuple Migrateur’. He furthermore expands his career towards writer when he writes the screenplay for the film, ‘The Proposition’ in 2004. Two years later, he starred in the film adaptation of ‘The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford’. In 2007, he formed another the band ‘Grinderman’. The following year, he released ‘Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!!’ with his band, ‘Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds’.

The musician has also built his career as the author as he produces his next novel, ‘The Death of Bunny Munro’ which was published on September 8, 2009. The novel is based on the life of a sex-addict salesman. In 2011, Cave worked with Ellis to compose the music for ‘Dias de Gracias’, which is one of the Mexican films. The same year, they provided the score for ‘Lawless’, which was released the subsequent year around the world. ‘Push the Sky Away’, a studio album by ‘Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds’ was released on February 18, 2013, around the world. It features the singles, ‘We No Who U R’, ‘Mermaids’ and ‘Jubilee Street’.

Nick Cave: Lifetime Achievements and Awards

Nick always perform the best and is loved by all. He also has receives various of the awards for his outstanding works. In 1990, he was awarded ‘Book of the Year’ award for his book ‘And the Ass Saw the Angel’. In 1996 for,’Where the Wild Roses Grow’ he receives Porin Award for Best Foreign Video.

Likewise, in 1997, he wins the APRA Music Award for ‘Best Songwriter of the Year’. Nick receives AACTA Award for Best Original Music Score in 2005 for The Proposition. He wins the Gucci Award for the script for the film, ‘The Proposition’, during the Venice Film Festival, in 2006.

Likewise, the musician inducts into the ARIA Hall of Fame, in 2007. He also receives Chlotrudis Award for Best Original Screenplay in 2007 for his movie, ‘The Proposition’.Likewise, in 2008, he wins the ARIA Award for ‘Best Male Artist of the Year’ for ‘Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!!’.

In 2012, he gets honor with the Doctor of Letters from the University of Brighton. The same year he receives Ariel Award for Best Original Score for his movie Days of Grace. In 2013, he ranks one of the ’50 best-dressed over 50s’ celebrities by the ‘Guardian’.

Nick Cave: Salary and Net Worth

He is one of the popular personality who has built his career as the musician, director performer and also as an author. He must have good earning as he has the good professional life. His net worth is $8million. He currently lives in Brighton, England in his own house.

Nick Cave: Rumors and Controversy

Nick was once rumored that he seduced a woman from the audience while he was performing. He doesn’t involve in other controversies.

Nick Cave: Description to Body Measurements

The singer stands tall with the height of 6 feet 2 inches. His weight is unknown. He has black colored long shouldered hair and blue colored eyes.

Nick Cave: Social Media Profile

Nick is active on different social media and keeps on updating it. He is active on Instagram more than 282K followers. The musician is active on Twitter and has 124K followers. Nick uses Facebook and has more than 800K followers on his Facebook Account.

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