36 years old (Born on July 02, 1983)
Singer-songwriter, musician, actress; She is famous from The Spirit Room.Is Dutch-Indonesian and French on her mother's side, and Irish on her father's side. She lists her musical influences as The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Queen, Aerosmith, Cat Stevens, Joni Mitchell, and CSNY (Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young). Her father runs the Merchandise section of her official website. As part of The Wreckers, she received a 2007 Grammy nomination for "Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocals" ("Leave The Pieces"). Endured 19 hours of labor. Had to go into emergency C-Section because her daughter's heart rate was slowing down. She and her daughter had to spend an extra five days in the hospital to treat a case of ileus, an intestinal ailment common following abdominal surgery causing severe abdominal pain, vomiting, and constipation. The Gibson Hummingbird she used in her video for Breathe was made entirely out of styrofoam.
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Fun Facts About Michelle Branch
Her album "The Spirit Room" went platinum.
Currently has her own line of lipsticks and nail polish at Flirt Cosmetics. The products will be named after songs from her sophomore album, "Hotel Paper".
Uses Taylor and Gibson guitars
Favorite city is Moab, Utah.
Is friends with Mandy Moore and has written a song for Moore's upcoming album, due 2007.
She attended Red Rock High School
Her sister Nicole starred in the role of Sine, in the short film Curry Cookies (2004).
Caused an outrage after posing topless for the January 2004 cover of adult magazine "Maxim".
Daughter Owen Isabelle Landau was born August 3rd, 2005 in Los Angeles, weighing in at 7 pounds 12 ounces
Is collaborating with best friend/fellow musician Jessica Harp on her next project. The two have formed a band which was recently called The Wreckers. They were not able to use the name, because a band in Canada was also called "The Wreckers". The band is currently searching for a new name. Michelle calls the new project with her friend a "mix of country and folk".
Has bought a house in Hollywood, California, USA with 40 year old boyfriend Teddy Landau. 
She won the viewer's choice award for her song 'Everywhere' at the 2002 VMA
Her laptop - which is worth $4,500 and her cellphone, i-Pod, cash and credit cards were stolen from her hotel room at the Aladdin in Las Vegas whilst she was attending the Radio Music Awards. Nelly also had $1million worth of jewlery stolen from the same hotel, on the same night, by the same people. All items have yet to be recovered. [October 27th 2003]
Was a vegetarian for a few months in 2002 but quickly went back to eating meat. However, she had an aversion to red meat (and yellow mustard) during her pregnancy.
Michelle's song Goodbye to You was featured in season 1 of Laguna Beach. (tv.com)
There is a 19 year age gap between Michelle and her bassist-husband Teddy Landau (b. 1964) - who has been touring with her since May 2003.
Michelle can speak French. (tv.com)
Has relocated to Nashville, Tennessee. 
Picked as #20 for 'Maxim' top 100 list for 2004
Has two cats, Gibson and Winky.
Is friends with Kelly Osbourne.
Her record label, Maverick, refused to pay for a video for her third single from "Hotel Paper", "Til I Get Over You", and the song was never released. [April 2004]
One of her favorite hobbies is photography.
Won the 2003 Pop Collaboration with Vocals Grammy for her collaboration with Santana on the song "The Game of Love".
Wrote a song for the 13 Going on 30 (2004) soundtrack called "Now That I've Found You" but it wasn't used.
Michelle designed her wedding dress. (tv.com)
Second album "Hotel Paper" was a critical flop, but went straight in at #2 in the US and since it's June 24th 2003 release it has gone platinum.
Plays the cello, guitar, accordian, drums and piano
Her brother, David, is actually her half-brother from one of her father's previous relationships and works as her assistant tour manager.
Shares a birthday with Lindsay Lohan.
She took private voice lessons at Northern Arizona University
Is an honorary member of the NYPD Asian Jade Society.
Michelle throws her guitar picks into the audience at the end of every show! (tv.com)
Sister-in-law of Michael Landau.
Her second single, "Breathe", from "Hotel Paper" flopped after her Maxim spread.
Was named after a Beatles' song
Learned to speak French from her younger sister
One of Michelle's hobbies include photography. (tv.com)
Said in Us Weekly that her close family knew about her engagment to Teddy Landau before she got married.
Like Yanni and Paul Shaffer, she possesses the rare trait known as absolute pitch.
Spent her 23rd birthday on July 2nd 2006 at California's vineyards.
She is a huge Patty Griffin fan. The Wreckers recorded a Patty Griffin song - "One More Girl" - on their album Stand Still Look Pretty.
Weighed only 3 lbs., 11 oz. at her birth.
Nominated for "Best Female Rock Vocal Performance" for her song "Are You Happy Now?" at the Grammy Awards 2004. [December 4th 2003]
Was born 7 weeks premature
Big fan of Aimee Mann and Lisa Loeb.
Customized her wedding dress.
Received 2 Grammy nominations for Best New Artist & Best Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals ('The Game Of Love' with Santana)
At the time of her birth, Michelle's family were living in Flaggstaff, Arizona, but seeing as it was 4th of July weekend, there was no room at the hospital so her mum had to be flown to Phoenix, where she gave birth. On the way, there was no room in the aeroplane for her father so he had to drive and when he was pulled over for speeding, explaining his wife was having a baby, the policeman thought he was insane because she wasn't in the backseat of the car.