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Lenny Kravitz

Leonard Albert "Lenny" Kravitz (born May 26, 1964) is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, actor and arranger, whose “retro” style incorporates elements of rock, soul, R&B, funk, reggae, hard rock, psychedelic, folk and ballads. In addition to singing lead and backing vocals, Kravitz often played all the guitar, bass, drums, keyboards and percussion himself when recording. He is known for his elaborate stage performances and music videos. He won the Grammy Award for "Best Male Rock Vocal Performance" four years in a row from 1999 to 2002, breaking the record for most losses in that category and most consecutive wins in one category for a male. He has been nominated for and won other awards, including American Music Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, Radio Music Awards, BRIT Awards and Blockbuster Entertainment Awards. On December 1, 2011, Kravitz was made an Officer of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. He played the role of Cinna in the film The Hunger Games. Kravitz was born in New York City on May 26, 1964. He is the son of Roxie Roker, an actress known for her character Helen Willis in the 1970s hit television sitcom The Jeffersons, and Sy

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Lenny Kravitz -- I'm Committed to Leather ... Penis Escape was a One-Off

Lenny Kravitz
I'm Committed to Leather ... Penis Escape Was a One-Off

Lenny Kravitz will NOT 86 leather pants from his tour, despite the biggest wardrobe malfunction in history. Our sources say, Lenny was privately horrified his penis made a grand entrance… READ MORE >

Lenny Kravitz -- Exposes Junk ... After Leather Pants Rip Open!!! (PHOTO)

Lenny Kravitz
Exposes Junk Leather Pants FAIL!!!

Lenny Kravitz had the worst wardrobe malfunction of all-time -- or maybe the best -- when his leather pants ripped completely open onstage ... and his junk fell out.  Luckily, Lenny had a… READ MORE >

- 31 days ago
Zoe Kravitz & Twin Shadow ... Or is It? (PHOTO)

Zoe Kravitz & Twin Shadow
... Or is It?

Zoe Kravitz and her new boyfriend, singer Twin Shadow, shared a moment together recently on the streets of New York ... looking an awful lot like her parents, Lenny Kravitz and Lisa Bonet. If… READ MORE >

- 44 days ago
Timbaland -- Post-Separation Party ... With Jay-Z and Lenny Kravitz

Timbaland
Post-Separation Party With Jay-Z and Lenny Kravitz

Timbaland celebrated his pending divorce last night in Paris -- with Jay Z, Lenny Kravitz ... and 30 ACE OF SPADES BOTTLES!!The three rolled into Club 79 after Hova's Bercy Arena concert ...… READ MORE >

- 684 days ago
President Obama to Michelle -- I Got a Whole Lotta Love

Obama to First Lady
I Got a ... Whole Lotta Love

President Obama got down with the First Lady -- mouthing the lyrics to a classic, and filthy, Led Zeppelin song during the Kennedy Center Honors ... and it might be the most badass move a Prez… READ MORE >

- 981 days ago
Marvin Gaye’s Son Begs Lenny Kravitz -- Please Don't Play My Dad

Marvin Gaye’s Son
Begs Lenny Kravitz... PLEASE Don't Play My Dad

Marvin Gaye's son wants his childhood friend Lenny Kravitz to walk away from the role of a lifetime -- playing the Motown legend in an upcoming biopic -- and says he's shocked Lenny signed on for… READ MORE >

- 1005 days ago
Lenny Kravitz Goes Old School ... Handset

Lenny Kravitz Goes Old School ... Handset

Lenny Kravitz is so freakin' cool, only he could look hip using a retro handset on his mobile phone in NYC yesterday.It won't be long before we are all using rotary cell phones. READ MORE >

- 1529 days ago
Lenny Kravitz Break-In Suspect -- Captured

Lenny Kravitz Break-In Suspect -- Captured

The man accused of breaking in to Lenny Kravitz's vacation home in The Bahamas is finally in police custody -- again -- after a dramatic island escape last month.The drama began back on August… READ MORE >

- 2190 days ago
Lenny Kravitz: Good Genes or Good Docs?!

Lenny Kravitz
Good Genes or Good Docs?

Lenny Kravitz may party like a rock star ... but you'd never know it.Here's the 25-year-old singer back in 1989 (left) -- and 20 years later, the 45-year-old version in London last month… READ MORE >

- 2245 days ago
Lenny Krackitz Strikes Again

Lenny Krackitz Strikes Again

Ok, this is getting ridiculous!If he won't wear drawers, can somebody then get Lenny Kravitz a belt already?! See Also Lenny Kravitz Does Crack!  READ MORE >

- 2624 days ago

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