|Hope Sandoval Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 3 in|
|Date of Birth||June 24, 1966|
Hope Sandoval is an American singer and songwriter who is known for her contribution as the lead singer of Mazzy Star and Hope Sandoval & the Warm Inventions.
Los Angeles, California, United States
Hope studied at Mark Keppel High School in Alhambra.
- Siblings – Hope has 1 brother or sister.
- Others – She has 7 half-siblings.
Dream Pop, Psychedelic, Alternative Rock, Folk Rock
Vocals, Harmonica, Percussion, Glockenspiel, Guitar, Keyboard, Tambourine
As a member of Mazzy Star, she has released her music with various record labels including Rough Trade, Capitol Records, Rhymes of an Hour, Sanctuary, and Nettwerk.
Hope Sandoval’s net worth was $3 Million according to Celebrity Net Worth.
5 ft 3 in or 160 cm
51 kg or 112.5 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Hope has dated –
- Anthony Kiedis
- William Reid (1997-1999)
Race / Ethnicity
Hope has Mexican ancestry.
- She prefers to do her live performances with dim backlight.
Hope Sandoval Facts
- She was brought up in East Los Angeles by her mother.
- Growing up, Hope struggled academically and socially. Hence, she was enrolled in special education classes. However, Sandoval would often bunk school and preferred to stay home instead and listen to music.
- Sandoval was only 13 years old when she began to take an interest in music.
- Her mother worked for a potato chip manufacturing company, whereas her father was a butcher.
- Hope was very young when her parent decided to legally part ways.
- She considers the Rolling Stones to be her biggest influence.
- One of her earliest music groups was Going Home with Sylvia Gomez in 1986.
- She formed the band Mazzy Star in 1988, in Santa Monica, California with former member David Roback and its current members Suki Ewers, Colm Ó Cíosóig, and Josh Yenne.
- Hope is skilled at playing the tambourine, harmonica, glockenspiel, or shaker.
- She is very shy.
- As a member of Mazzy Star, Hope released her debut album titled She Hangs Brightly on May 21, 1990. From there, she went on release several albums including So Tonight That I Might See, Among My Swan, and Seasons of Your Day.
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