Michelle Branch is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She started to take music classes when she was only eight years old. Michelle showed more interest in music when she got a guitar as her fourteen birthday present. After that, she raised up listening to the music of ‘The Beatles,” Jewel’ and ‘Fleetwood Mac,’ whom she considers her idols. She even composed songs during her childhood and performed in her hometown.

Furthermore, the singer gained popularity from her first album, ‘The Script Room,’ out of which one of her single, ‘Everywhere,’ was a very famous song. She was just eighteen when she released her first album. She also achieved Grammy Award for her album, which was also a commercial hit. Apart from singing, she also made several appearances on television shows as a musical celebrity.

Quick Info
Celebrated NameMichelle Branch
ProfessionSinger, Songwriter, Actress
Birth DateJuly 2, 1983
Birth PlaceSedona, Arizona
Full NameMichelle Jacquet DeSevren Branch
Star SignCancer
ParentsFather: David Branch
Mother: Peggy Branch
SiblingsDavid, Nicole
Net Worth$15 million
HusbandTeddy Landau (divorced)
RelationshipPatrick Carney.
SonRhys James
EthnicityIrish, Indo and French
Height5 Feet and 6 Inches (1.68m/ 168cm)
Weight54 kg (119 lbs)
Body Measurements34-25-32 inches
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack

Michelle Branch

Where was Michelle Branch born?

Michelle was born on July 2, 1983, by Michelle Jacquet DeSevren Branch, in Sedona, Arizona. She was born to father David and to mother Peggy Branch. She has two siblings’ older brother David and younger sister Nicole. Presently, Michelle is 37 years old with a Cancer sun sign. 

Where did Michelle receive her education?

Michelle Branch attended Sedona Red Rock High School though she chose to finish her high school education through homeschooling to focus on her music career. She showed interest in singing during her early age and enrolled in music classes too at Northern Arizona University. She also composed her own songs during her childhood days and performed cover songs. After she got a guitar as her fourteen birthday present, she composed her first song, ‘Fallen.’

What are Branch’s distinctive features?

Michelle Branch holds an American nationality. Her ancestry is Irish, Indo, and French. As per her religion, she is Christian and follows Christianity.

Besides, she stands 5 Feet and 6 Inches (1.68m/ 168cm) tall and weighs around 54 kg (119 lbs). Her body measures 34-25-32 inches. She has a slim body type with black-colored eyes and black hair color, making her look even more beautiful.

How did Michelle Branch begin her career?


Michelle Branch came into the limelight when she signed a recording deal with Maverick Records in 2001 and worked with John to produce her debut album, The Spirit Room. The single song ‘Everywhere’ from her album was critically acclaimed and received very positive reviews from music critics. The album also became rated as multi-platinum. She also collaborated with Justin’s case on his self-titled album in 2002.

Likewise, her second album came out in 2003 named ‘Hotel Paper.’ This was also a huge commercial success and came out at No. 2 on the Billboard 200 chart. She was also nominated for Grammy Award for her single ‘Are You Happy Now?’ from her album. From her music success in TV shows, she appeared in 2001 ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ as a musical guest, in 2002 she appeared in ‘American Dreams’ as Lesley Gore and in 2003 ‘Charmed’ also as a musical guest. She has also hosted MTV’s ‘Faking the Video’ in 2004 and Nick Lachey and JC Chasez.

Similarly, in 2005 she collaborated with her friend Jessica Harp and formed the duo group called ‘The Wreckers.’ They also released their debut album in 2006, ‘Stand Still, Look Pretty, ‘ which featured the single Leave the Pieces. The song topped the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. The Wreckers also appeared in the American teen television show contributing to Santana’s album ‘All That I Am’ and accompanied the musician Rascal Flatts on a U.S. tour in 2006. The duo also became nominated for the 2006 CMA Awards for the song Leave the Pieces. But they split up in 2007 to focus on their solo careers and announced that she was working on a new solo album on her.

Michelle Branch


During 2008 and 2009, she performed in many live shows with her younger sister Nicole and sang a song for other artists. In 2010, she released Everything Comes and Went through her official website. She also collaborated on a pop song with Timbaland named Gateway. Additionally, on May 26, 2011, Branch hosted a live webchat with fans in which she previewed her new single, ‘Loud Music,’ which was released to the iTunes Store on June 14, 2011. Likewise, she performed ‘God Bless America’ at the MLBA All-Star Game in Phoenix, Arizona, the same year. She also appeared in the 2010 television show ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ in the sixteenth episode.

Likewise, in 2012, she was nominated in the ‘Pop’ category and the ‘Greatest Female Artist of All Time’ category of 100 Greatest Women in Music special hosted by VH1.In 2013 she announced that she will release ‘Good Love’ featuring Rihwa and ‘Long Goodbye’ featuring Patrick Carney, who is not out to date. Moreover, in 2016 she announced that she will release her new album ‘Hopeless Romantic,’ which was released in 2017.  She also did some music videos in ‘Hopeless Romantic’ and ‘Best You Ever.’


On 5 January 2021 Livestream performance for Snapple, Michelle confirmed that she would be re-recording her album ‘The Spirit Room’ in March 2021. This would release later in the year to celebrate the album’s 20th anniversary.

Has Michelle won any awards?

Michelle Branch won Grammy Awards in 2003 for her album single ‘The Game of Love Santana’ and has also been awarded MTV Video Music Award in 2002 for her song Everywhere. Likewise, she has been nominated for Teen Choice Award in 2002 and 2003.

Who is Michelle Branch’s husband?

Michelle Branch married in Mexico on May 23, 2004, with a bass player Teddy Landau. This couple also has a daughter together, Owen, in 2005. She divorced Teddy in November 2015. After her divorce, she dated Patrick Carney. On August 28, 2018, they gave birth to their son Rhys James.

Michelle Branch

Is Michelle Branch socially active?

Michelle Branch is an active social media user. Her Instagram (@michellebranch) has 130 thousand followers, and her Twitter handle (@michellebranch) has 256.5 thousand followers. Similarly, her Facebook page has 437.6 thousand likes and 504.1 thousand followers. She also has her YouTube channel named after her own name, which has 113 thousand subscribers. Additionally, she also has her official website ‘www.michellebranch.com.’

What is the Net Worth of Michelle Branch?

Michelle Branch is living a luxurious life. She is a famous singer who has earned a lot of money as well as fame. Furthermore, Branch has an estimated net worth of approximately $15 million as of 2021.