Melissa Etheridge

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Melissa Etheridge

Melissa Etheridge (born May 29, 1961) is an American singer and musician. Her songs include "Come to my Window" and "I'm the Only One". Etheridge was born in Leavenworth, Kansas. She has fifteen Grammy Award nominations. She has won two Grammy Awards.[1]

Etheridge won the Academy Award for Best Original Song for the song "I Need to Wake Up". That song was from the movie An Inconvenient Truth.

Etheridge came out as lesbian[2] in January 1993. She was diagnosed with breast cancer in October 2004 and has recovered.[3]

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  1. "Metro Lyrics". Archived from the original on July 16, 2013. Retrieved October 1, 2010.
  2. "Melissa Etheridge to wed girlfriend". Archived from the original on June 30, 2013. Retrieved August 31, 2017.
  3. "Melissa Etheridge after cancer". Archived from the original on June 20, 2013. Retrieved December 9, 2012.

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