Chrissy Amphlett

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Chrissy Amphlett
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Background information
Birth name Christine Joy Amphlett
Born (1959-10-25)25 October 1959
Geelong, Victoria, Australia
Died 21 April 2013(2013-04-21) (aged 53)
New York City, United States
Genres Rock, New Wave
Occupations Singer, songwriter, actress
Instruments Singing
Years active 1982–2013
Labels Chrysalis Records, Virgin Records, RCA Records
Associated acts Divinyls

Christine Joy "Chrissy" Amphlett (October 25, 1959 - April 21, 2013)[1] was an Australian singer-songwriter who was the lead singer of the rock band Divinyls. She had many hits with the group and in solo.

Amphlett was born in Geelong, Victoria, Australia. She died from breast cancer. She also had multiple sclerosis. She died in New York City at age 53.[2]

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