Juliet Richardson needs no introduction; she is to Kyle Korver who is a famous American professional basketball player who now plays for the Utah Jazz of the National Basketball Association. Juliet is an American singer, popularly referred to as Juliet and best recognized for her 2005 album Random Order and hit single Avalon. She did a lot of work in the Dance/Electronic and pop genres, garnering a lot of fans with the progress of her work.
Biography of Juliet Richardson
The Ex-lead singer of 1 plus 1 music band was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the United States of America on the 1st of January, 1980. There are no specifics on her family background and the identity of her parents but it is public knowledge that she comes from a staunch Christian home where rock music was forbidden. Thus, Juliet Richardson grew up as a simple kid, denied of many fun things of life.
On the academic front, Juliet Richardson is an alumnus of Life Center Academy located in Burlington, New Jersey, where she graduated from. However, further details about her education have remained elusive to date. After school, the budding singer decided to pursue a career in music. Her professional debut came in 2000 with 1 plus 1 band. The early days were sadly not so rosy for her and it wasn’t until her debut album titled Random Order was released before she came into the limelight.
Her recording debut as a musician for 1 plus 1 was in 2000. Their song Cherry Bomb from the Elektra Records album entered the 2001 Billboard Hot Dance Club Play list Top 40 and the Dance chart Top 50. Despite their initial success, Juliet Richardson wasn’t satisfied with how the band was being marketed, and the act was recreated as alternative rock band MNQNN (pronounced “mannequin”). This band’s music, significantly different from 1 plus 1, led Elektra to release them from their recording agreement. MNQNN played rock clubs for a couple of years before the band went on an indefinite hiatus in June 2003.
She convinced Virgin Records’ Josh Deutsch to add her to the record label. She reconnected with Steve Sydelink who played in her band and was Madonna’s band’s drummer. In 2004, Juliet returned to major label recording, after Sydelink introduced her to record producer Stuart Price (also known as Jacques Lu Cont) under the name ‘Juliet’.
The album resulting from this project, Random Order, was released in August 2005; with advance copies received by critics meeting positive reviews. The advance single, Avalon, reached the top 5 on the European Dance chart in May 2005, and number one on the US Billboard Hot Dance Club Play chart in March 2005.
In 2007 she collaborated with David Guetta on Do Something Love for his Pop Life album. since then Juliet has maintained a lowkey lifestyle.
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Marriage to Kyle Korver
Juliet Richardson is currently married; she is the wife of NBA player Kyle Korver who plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers. The duo tied the knot on the 10th of August, 2011. The story of how they met is really an interesting one. Both Juliet and Kyle happen to be the religious type and were at their place of worship to pray when they were introduced by the pastor.
Their marriage is still going on strong, especially with the birth of their three kids who have brought a lot of happiness to the celebrity couple. Their first child came on the 5th of December, 2012; a beautiful girl named Kyra Elyse. They welcomed Knox Korver, their first son in 2014. 2016 saw the birth of their last child, a second son named Koen Korver.
Juliet Richardson’s Net Worth, Salary, Cars, and House
There is no recent estimation for Juliet Richardson’s net worth but sources are gauging it to fall short of $1 million which she accrued from the sales of her debut album. However, as of 2018, her hunk of a husband has amassed a net worth of $20 million as he earns an annual salary of $5.2 million as an NBA star.
The Korver family currently lives in a $1.8 million home in Gladwyne, Pennsylvania. They purchased the house in 2013 and are also the owners of a few luxury cars; notable among them is a Zento ST1 worth an estimated $1.2 million.