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(Singer songwriter)

Singer-songwriter Vanessa Carlton is married and a mother of one.

Relationship Facts of Vanessa Carlton

Vanessa Carlton is married to John Joseph McCauley III.
Vanessa Carlton married on December 27, 2013.
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She is mother of One (Sidney Aoibheann Carlton-McCauley).
Vanessa Carlton is not having an affair with anyone presently.
Her sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Vanessa Carlton?

Moving towards the personal life of Vanessa Carlton, she is a married woman.

She is married to John Joseph McCauley III on 27 December 2013. Her husband John is one of the members of a rock band as a singer-songwriter. The couple is blessed with one child i.e., Sidney Aoibheann Carlton-McCauley.

Earlier she had been in relationships with Stephan Jenkins from 2002 – to 2007 and John Mayer from 2002 – to 2003.

There is no any issue of separation between the blessed couple.

Who is Vanessa Carlton?

Vanessa Carlton is a singer-songwriter as well as a pianist. Her full name is Vanessa Lee Carlton and belongs the American nationality.

Her song “A Thousand Miles”, reached the top five on the Billboard Hot 100 in 2002. She had begun recording her album, which was initially unsuccessful until Ron Fair took over.

Furthermore, her fifth studio album, Liberman released in 2015 and released a holiday EP titled Hear the Bells in 2012.

Vanessa Carlton: childhood, education, family

Born on 16th August 1980 in Milford, Pennsylvania, U.S, she is the daughter of Edmund Carlton and Heidi Lee Vanessa Carlton. She has two siblings: a sister, Gwen, and a brother, Edmund.

When she was a child, she was interested in music. She belongs to a mixed ethnicity i.e, Norwegian, Swedish, and Ashkenazi Jewish.

She even visited Disneyland Park and played “It’s a Small World” on the piano when she came home at the age of two. Moreover, she had become passionate about ballet at the age of 9. She enrolled at the School of American Ballet in 1994.

Furthermore, she had completed her graduation on vocal performances in the community.

Vanessa Carlton: career history, awards

Talking about her career life, she had begun to record the album, Rinse which was signed by Jimmy Iovine. Her other tracks included “Interlude”, “Rinse”, “Ordinary Days”, “Twilight”, “Pretty Baby”, “All I Ask” and “Superhero”.

In the year 2002, she began touring in support of her debut album. She collaborated with other artists before the release of her second album.

In 2004, she released her second album, Harmonium. This album debuted at number 33 on the Billboard 200 and descended quickly after; selling less than 150k copies.

Subsequently, she stated that the album contained more of her aesthetic as opposed to Be Nobody which was more influenced by Ron Fair.

She had even written songs and called a “revelation” about leaving the label to find another record deal. With other musicians and scientists, she departed on a nine-day trip to the Arctic Circle in 2008.

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Moreover, she released her fourth studio album Rabbits on the Run in 2011. A year later she announced the upcoming release of her holiday EP titled Hear the Bells.

Then she announced that she has finished recording the new album, which is ten tracks in length and will be titled Liberman in 2014.

The next year, she announced that Carlton has signed with Dine Alone Records for the release of Liberman in 2015. She released another live album entitled Earlier Things Live via her own Victor Music label in 2017.

And currently, she is working on releasing one cover song a month, and side by side, she continues to work on her sixth album.


As of now, she has not won any awards in her career. But she has been nominated for New Artist of the Year, Choice Music: Breakout Artist Nominated, American Music Awards, Song of the Year Nominated, and Teen Choice Awards Choice Music – Love Song.

Net worth

Being a famous singer, she pockets a massive amount of money from her profession. Currently, she has a net worth of $10 million.

Vanessa Carlton: Rumor, controversy

Once, there was a rumor regarding her song A thousand-mile which was posted by Chris Brown on International woman day and she was compelled to draw a line.

Body measurements

Vanessa has a height of 5 feet 6 inches and weighs 57 kg. Moreover, she has a pair of gorgeous dark brown eyes and light brown hair.

Additionally, her other body measurements are 33 inches bra size, 27 inches waist, and 35 inches hip size. Shoe Size, Dress Size?

Social media profile

Vanessa is active on social media. She has a huge number of followers on social networking sites such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

She has more than 53.1k followers on Twitter and over 302k followers on Facebook. In addition, she is also active on Instagram and has 80.1k followers.


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