Avril Lavigne Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

3rd August 2015

Quote: "My next goal in life is moviemaking! I want to act in a Christmas movie, horror film, comedy, and more." Pop punk Avril Lavigne is interested in moving into acting.

2nd August 2015

Quote: "I have a pizza named after me! La Pizzeria in my hometown of Napanee, Ontario, is my favourite, and I get free pizza there for life!" Canadian singer Avril Lavigne can eat for free from her favourite pizzeria.

1st August 2014

Tweet: "I still can't believe my 1 year anniversary gift. 17 carat emerald cut... Wow. I love my hubby." Singer Avril Lavigne gushes over the extravagant present her rocker husband Chad Kroeger gave her to celebrate their first wedding anniversary, which was on 1 July (14).

3rd April 2014

Tweet: "Thinking of everyone in Chile today. Hope all of you are safe!" Avril Lavigne has joined the list of celebrities with Chileans on her mind following the country's 8.2 magnitude earthquake on Tuesday (01Apr14). Six people lost their lives in the chaos and more than 2,500 homes sustained serious structural damage in the region around the northern port city of Iquique.

13th November 2013

Quote: "I cooked in my heels... (and) I was wearing some Agent Provocateur (lingerie)." Singer Avril Lavigne on how she spiced up her first Canadian Thanksgiving Day as Mrs. Chad Kroeger.

2nd October 2013

Quote: "I do (feel pressure to start a family) now that I'm married. I want to be ready. I'm focusing on my music. I'm just releasing a new record. This is my priority and my baby right now." Pop punk Avril Lavigne, who wed rocker Chad Kroeger in July (13), is putting off family plans for the time being.

23rd September 2013

Quote: "I went for a black wedding dress by Monique (Lhuillier)... I found a dress and she made it for me in black and tailored it to me. I had black nails. The wedding was at a castle in the South of France and we stayed up 'til six in the morning." Avril Lavigne on her summer nuptials. The pop star wed Nickelback rocker Chad Kroeger in July (13).

23rd September 2013

Quote: "I was watching Katy Perry... and Drake was there watching. He was so excited to meet me. He said, 'I listened to you growing up'. And I go, 'Oh my god! How old are you?' He goes, 'Twenty six. You hold a very special place in my heart.'" Avril Lavigne on meeting rapper Drake at the iHeartRadio Fest in Las Vegas on Friday (20Sep13).

22nd September 2013

Quote: "It's actually really funny 'cause my managers also manager her. She is doing her thing right now and she is kicking a**, so good for her." Avril Lavigne has nothing but admiration for embattled Miley Cyrus, who has come under fire recently for her risque and provocative onstage dance routines and videos.

21st August 2013

Fact: Pop punk Avril Lavigne shares a steamy make out session in a car with The Wonder Years actress Danica McKellar in the music video for her latest single Rock N Roll. The surreal promo ends with Titanic star Billy Zane blasting off into space on a Segway scooter.

13th June 2013

Quote: "I've been very busy planning the wedding, but I'm enjoying every moment of it... Chad is on board with all my ideas. He knows that I have my own vision for the wedding and he likes what I like. He's down with whatever I'm down with. We have a lot in common." Pop punk Avril Lavigne is having fun planning her nuptials to Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger. The couple became engaged last summer (Aug12).

4th June 2013

Tweet: "Helllloooooo from London-town! So glad to be back at work in the Uk, especially during the 60th anniversary of the Queen's coronation!!" Avril Lavigne is taking in the coronation anniversary festivities while in the U.K. capital.

16th May 2013

Quote: "I don't run after guys... My mother always taught me that. There was a rule in out house: 'No calling guys!' They had to call me." Avril Lavigne insists she has never chased love.

16th May 2013

Quote: "I actually said, before we started dating, 'I wanna date someone 10 years older than me - and he's exactly 10 years older than me. It's nice, he's got it together, he's mature, he's done his thing, he's lived life, he's been around the world on tour... We have a lot in common." Avril Lavigne coos about the older man in her life, fiance Chad Kroeger.

18th April 2013

Quote: "I don't want to feel like I'm working at it, because I'll be, like, thinking, 'Ok, I've got to sing, so I've got to perform'. I think that we'll just kind of play a song that's maybe a song we wrote together as our first dance song." Avril Lavigne doesn't want to perform at her upcoming wedding, but she'd like to dance to a tune she has recorded with husband-to-be Chad Kroeger.

11th April 2013

Fact: Avril Lavigne has recorded a duet with Marilyn Manson for her as-yet-untitled next album. The pop star describes their collaboration, Bad Girl, as one of her "heavier" tracks on her next release, due out this summer (13).

12th September 2012

Quote: "Either it's something I'm going to design, or partner up with, collaborate with another designer." Newly-engaged pop punk Avril Lavigne wants to add a personal touch to the wedding dress she will wear when she exchanges vows with rocker Chad Kroeger.

22nd August 2012

Fact: Nickelback singer Chad Kroeger proposed to his new fiancee Avril Lavigne with a pear-shaped stone flanked by two half-moon diamonds. The 14-carat sparkler is from Los Angeles jeweller Xiv Karats, according to People magazine.

22nd November 2011

Quote: "I'm pretty excited. I'm going to be performing on a float in the parade. I've never really done anything like that before. But I have my winter coat and it's going to be good fun." Singer Avril Lavigne is set to perform during New York City's annual Thanksgiving Day parade on Thursday (24Nov11).

30th September 2011

Quote: "That was yesterday. I was out getting my nails done with my girlfriend and I had a poncho on and there was, like, a whole thing online that I was pregnant. I was like, 'How insulting!' Obviously, I'm not." Singer Avril Lavigne dismisses reports she's pregnant.

8th September 2011

Fact: Kim Kardashian's little sister Kylie Jenner is set to make her runway debut modeling Avril Lavigne's Abbey Dawn clothing line on the catwalk at New York City Fashion Week.

18th July 2011

Quote: "Getting divorced doesn't mean drawing a line. No regrets is my mantra and I certainly don't have any regrets about marrying when and who I did." Avril Lavigne doesn't regret her marriage to ex-husband Deryck Whibley.

3rd April 2011

Quote: "I made out with him the first day I met him. He gave me my first shot of Jäger. I had a tie on... I was 17. As I was getting carried out of the bar I saw Chad from Nickelback! Isn't that funny?" Avril Lavigne on her instant attraction to ex-husband Deryck Whibley and their wild first night out.

3rd April 2011

Quote: "Everyone's always surprised that we're still so close... Deryck is the most talented person I know. He produced, mixed, played guitar and bass (on my new album)." Avril Lavigne and her ex-husband Deryck Whibley are still close.

2nd April 2011

Quote: "I mentioned La Pizzeria when I was on my first cover of Rolling Stone, and it's ended up being a place where fans go. They have a special Avril Lavigne pizza there. And I eat free for life." Avril Lavigne on drumming up business for the bosses of one of her childhood haunts in her native Napanee, Ontario.

1st April 2011

Quote: "(I make a mean) homemade spinach and ricotta ravioli, with butter-sage sauce. And I get out the wine! I like to put my TV on to the Rat Pack station; it's a music channel... I like going to a steak restaurant, or the Beverly Hills Hotel, and listening to the piano player. It's relaxing and romantic." Avril Lavigne's home life is very different to her pop-punk public persona.

21st March 2011

Quote: "I have 15 or 18 little baby ones." Avril Lavigne on her tattoo collection.

14th March 2011

Fact: Singer Avril Lavigne has a new tattoo - a safety pin on her neck. Lavigne posted a message on her Twitter.com page, explaining her thinking behind the new skin art: "Omg... Here we go… (It) comes in handy all the time, it can hurt you, but at the same time keep you together, safety first!"

9th February 2011

Quote: "I want to work out and do yoga every day and eat really healthy and drink lots of water... I'd like to get a dog (and) I'd like to do a movie." Avril Lavigne on her plans for 2011.

10th January 2011

Quote: "I definitely can see myself still being out there in 20 years' time. I want to be around the way Madonna has done it. She's had her life but still maintained her career throughout." Singer Avril Lavigne dreams of emulating the HOLIDAY hitmaker's career path.

13th October 2010

Quote: "I like a classy man, a gentleman who opens the door and gives flowers and always puts the lady first. I'm a little old-fashioned like that." Singer Avril Lavigne likes to be romanced properly. The pop punk is currently dating The Hills star Brody Jenner.

12th October 2010

Quote: "You can only laugh at it and roll your eyes because it's like, 'Really?' They usually just pull that stuff out of their a**, but I think people know that." Pop punk Avril Lavigne hopes fans don't believe everything they read online and in the tabloids.

8th August 2010

Fact: Former THE HILLS star Brody Jenner continues to publicly declare his love for his girlfriend Avril Lavigne - he's had her first initial, A, shaved into the right side of his head. The reality TV regular has also been spotted with the singer's name tattooed onto his left arm.

22nd March 2010

Fact: Avril Lavigne has fuelled rumours of a reconciliation with estranged husband Deryck Whibley after they were spotted visiting a Los Angeles tattoo parlour together in the early hours of Sunday morning (21Mar10) and leaving with bandages on their forearms.

13th March 2010

Quote: "If I'm having a bad hair day, I can take control of that, and I'm a shy person; I like to wear hoods." Pop star Avril Lavigne on her signature look.

27th January 2010

Fact: Pop star Avril Lavigne was inspired to write the title song for Tim Burton's new movie ALICE IN WONDERLAND after a design meeting with Disney studio bosses.

27th January 2010

Quote: "I was really impressed with Simon (Cowell) because he's been doing it for so long and he would wrap it up so perfectly... Everyone thinks he's mean; I thought he was really smart. It was fun to be there." Avril Lavigne on her stint as a guest judge on American Idol.

14th January 2010

Fact: Pop stars Katy Perry and Avril Lavigne have been unveiled as the fresh new faces of acne treatment Proactiv. The stars, along with actress Jenna Fischer, join Jessica Simpson, Mandy Moore and Jennifer Love Hewitt as spokesmodels for the spot solution brand.

31st December 2009

Fact: Avril Lavigne appears to have found a new man to have fun with as she proceeds with her divorce from Sum 41 star Deryck Whibley - the rocker has been spotted with Dole Food Company heir Justin Murdock on holiday in St. Barts.

2nd September 2009

Fact: Punk-pop star Avril Lavigne is the latest celebrity to sign up to guest judge wannabe singers on American Idol. Following Paula Abdul's departure, bosses on the hit U.S. talent show have roped in Victoria Beckham, Katy Perry, Shania Twain and MARY J. BLIGE to sit in a panellist's seat.

9th July 2009

Quote: "I mix rock and roll elements with high-end stuff now - I love Chanel. I'm just more feminine now, but my style still has everything I've ever liked." Pop rocker Avril Lavigne insists her wardrobe will always remain loyal to her rock 'n' roll roots.

3rd November 2008

Fact: The Matrix, the hitmaking team behind the hits of Christina Aguilera, Britney Spears and Avril Lavigne, are creating the score for the upcoming FAME remake.

22nd September 2008

Quote: "I have my own style that happens to be different from everyone else in Hollywood. My inspiration is me." Avril Lavigne is proud of her individual style.

17th July 2008

Fact: Avril Lavigne will have to change the pseudonym she uses to check into hotels after using it as the name of her new clothing line. She has christened her punky new style venture Abbey Dawn, which was also a childhood nickname.

16th June 2008

Fact: Singer Avril Lavigne has sold her Beverly Hills mansion for $5.2 million (GBP2.6 million). The pop star's Mulholland Estates home features tropical gardens, a pool and spa as well as a gourmet kitchen.

6th June 2008

Quote: "Are there any girls who wear the pants in their relationship? I certainly do!" Avril Lavigne insists she is the boss in her marriage to Sum 41 star Deryck Whibley.

13th March 2008

Quote: "I actually am the designer. I try everything on and approve it all." Avril Lavigne on her hands-on approach to her new clothing line for the junior's department at U.S. store Kohl.

5th March 2008

Quote: "You'll have to ask my reps... Maybe." Avril Lavigne on reports she's pregnant with her first child.

19th February 2008

Fact: Avril Lavigne sparked baby gossip on Monday (18Feb08) when she and her husband Deryck Whibley were spotted shopping at baby stores on Robertson Boulevard, Los Angeles.

8th February 2008

Quote: "I wish I could vote (in the U.S.). I think Hillary might win. It'd be f**king awesome if a chick won!" Canadian pop star Avril Lavigne pledges her allegiance to girl power and the prospect of the first woman in The White House, Senator HILLARY CLINTON.

8th February 2008

Quote: "I wish I could vote. I think Hillary might (win). It'd be f**king awesome if a chick won!" Canadian singer Avril Lavigne would vote for presidential candidate Hillary Clinton if she were an American citizen.

23rd January 2008

Fact: Avril Lavigne's current karaoke favourites are Britney Spears' GIMME MORE and Rihanna's summer smash hit UMBRELLA.

22nd January 2008

Fact: "I can actually sing it in Japanese." Avril Lavigne has learned to sing her hit GIRLFRIEND in Japanese to honour fans that have made her the biggest western pop act in the Far East.

8th September 2007

Quote: "People love me and people hate me, but I'm comfortable in my own skin and that's what counts. And anyway if you do hate me, you're the loser, not me." Singer Avril Lavigne ignores people who dislike her.

21st August 2007

Fact: Avril Lavigne, Sheryl Crow and Fiona Apple will headline the inaugural Girlfrenzy music festival at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in Irvine, California on 27 October (07).

30th May 2007

Quote: "I've never done drugs. I would never do drugs; nobody in our group of friends does drugs. I don't approve of that at all." Avril Lavigne surrounds herself with clean-living people.

30th April 2007

Quote: "A couple of the songs, I was definitely wasted." Singer Avril Lavigne admits she recorded parts of her latest album The Best Damn Thing while drunk.

20th April 2007

Quote: "I couldn't believe how many were so bad! I totally felt like a judge on American Idol." It took Avril Lavigne a long time to find suitable musicians during auditions for her band.

19th April 2007

Quote: "I've performed the chorus in German, French, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin and Portuguese." Avril Lavigne on her bilingual efforts on new hit Girlfriend.

19th April 2007

Fact: Avril Lavigne recruited her brother for her new Girlfriend video. Her sibling plays bass in her band in the promo.

12th April 2007

Fact: Avril Lavigne recorded her new hit GIRLFRIEND in eight different languages.

23rd March 2007

Quote: "I wrote BREAKAWAY when I was 15 or 16, and I didn't like it. It kind of reminded me of a church song... but Kelly Clarkson has a beautiful voice and she's a nice girl. She did a really good job with it." Avril Lavigne likes Clarkson's version of an old hit.

21st March 2007

Quote: "My mom made me go to a Britney Spears concert when I was young, and I was like, 'No, I don't want to (go)!' She was like, 'You're going to be a performer, you need to see other people!" Avril Lavigne remembers watching the troubled pop superstar live.

28th February 2007

Quote: "I've never had so much fun in the studio... I wrote GIRLFRIEND when I was drunk. The chorus was written in two minutes. It took nothing." Pop star Avril Lavigne wrote and recorded her new single while intoxicated.

24th February 2007

Quote: "A lot of girls love the paparazzi. It's, like, the only reason they're famous." Avril Lavigne slams her fame-seeking peers.

11th January 2007

Fact: Rocker Avril Lavigne suffered the ultimate wedding day indignity when she turned up for her nuptials with Sum 41 star DERYCK WHIBLEY last year (06) - her limousine took her to the wrong church.

7th September 2006

Quote: "I've been reading scripts for over a year and they're all crap, they all suck. I'm going to be really picky and wait for something amazing." MY HAPPY ENDING singer Avril Lavigne won't settle for just any part when it comes to establishing her acting career.

4th September 2006

Quote: "When you get older, you don't want to go out to dinner in your jeans and T-shirt - you want to feel sexy in a nice dress." Avril Lavigne on her makeover from teen pop-punk to fashionista.

21st July 2006

Fact: Sum 41 frontman DERYCK WHIBLEY gave his bride Avril Lavigne a diamond cross pendant for their wedding. The couple also gave diamond crosses to their bridesmaids and they gave the groomsmen the Hugo Boss suits they wore for the ceremony.

14th March 2006

Fact: Colombian pop sensation Shakira has been approached to write the theme tune for the forthcoming drama Fast Food Nation. The RICHARD LINKLATER-directed adaptation of Eric Schlosser's best-selling book is set to star Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke, Kris Kristofferson, Greg Kinnear and Avril Lavigne.

6th March 2006

Fact: Pop stars Pink and Avril Lavigne are styled for red carpet events by Angelina Jolie's longtime fashion advisor Jennifer Rade.

27th January 2006

Quote: <p>"It's insane how much I've changed. I'll look back at (old) pictures and think, 'I was such a little tough-ass.' I would go around swearing all the time, like I was a little devil." Avril Lavigne reminisces about her former tomboy image. </p>

4th January 2006

Fact: <p>Avril Lavigne, Lou Reed, Ricky Martin and opera star Andrea Bocelli are among the eclectic acts set to perform at the 2006 winter Olympic Games in Torino, Italy next month (11-25FEB06). The shows will take place after each medal award ceremony at the Royal Palace in Piazza Castello. </p>

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