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Lisa Loeb

 

  • She can speak Spanish fluently.
  • She is 5' 2" tall.
  • Lisa reunited with her old friend and college roomie, Elizabeth Mitchell to make a children's music album titled Catch the Moon. The music is a mixture of old traditional favorites and new originals.
  • Lisa signed a new deal with Artemis, after being dropped from A&M, for the terrible sales of Cake and Pie. Lisa re-launched the album in 2002, with a new cover and title, Hello Lisa. The artwork featured Sanrio's signature 'Hello Kitty'.
  • Lisa's track 'We Could Still be Together' was included on the soundtrack for Legally Blonde.
  • Lisa dropped the name of her supporting band in 1997, just going with Lisa Loeb from then on.
  • Lisa took a five year break from recording, and spent time with then-boyfriend Dweezil Zappa, traveling. She resurfaced in 2002 with her third offering and first album with A&M records, titled Cake and Pie. She co-produced it and worked with a list of impressive artists, including Vince Gill, Sawyer Brown, Waylon Jennings, Dweezil Zappa, and The Indigo Girls.
  • Lisa toured with The Wallflowers and Chris Isaak, as well as performed with the ladies of Lilith Fair in the summer of 1997.
  • Lisa is a vegetarian with a love of gourmet foods and wines.
  • Lisa released her debut album Tails in 1995 with Geffen Records. It was well-received by commercial radio stations, and fans loved it.
  • Lisa signed with Geffen Records in 1994, and they re-teamed her with former manager Juan Patino.
  • Lisa and her band Nine Stories received a Grammy nomination for 'Best Pop Performance by a Group' and won a Brit Award for 'Best International New Comer'.
  • Lisa's big break happened when her good friend and neighbor, Ethan Hawke passed a casette of her music on to the director of the movie he was starring in. The director (Ben Stiller) took a liking to 'Stay' and put it onto the Reality Bites soundtrack.
  • Lisa remained unsigned as of 1993, despite the fact that several major labels were soliciting for her to sign on with them.
  • Lisa had developed a large fan following from her solo performances on the New York coffee house circuit. She had teamed up with a new producer, longtime boyfriend Juan Patino to release an audio casette of her acoustic performances, called The Purple Tape only sold at her live shows.
  • Lisa went on to attend Boston's Berklee School of Music for one semester, but dropped out to pursue her music career, forming a band that she called 'Nine Stories' in 1990. The band name was a tribute to her favorite author J.D. Salinger.
  • Lisa and Elizabeth Mitchell released an album called Liz and Lisa before embarking upon their careers separately.
  • Lisa studied music at Brown University and hooked up with a roommate who shared her interest in starting up a band. Elizabeth Mitchell and Lisa formed a band, with fellow Brown classmate and future music star Duncan Sheik on guitar.
  • Lisa studied piano as a child, but later switched her interests and lessons to guitar.
  • Lisa is the first unsigned artist to top the Amercan charts. Her single 'Stay' spent three weeks at #1, and sold over 750,000 copies.
  • Her glasses aren't a fashion accessory. She told Seventeen magazine that "if you can't see and you can't wear contacts, then you wear glasses. My glasses are a normal and real part of me. I would be putting on an act if I DIDN'T wear them."
  • Lisa starred on the E! reality series, #1 Single, which entails her trials and tribulations in the dating world.
  • Lisa's album The Very Best of Lisa Loeb was released January 24, 2006

90's Hits

Do You Sleep
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Stay

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