Grace Jones

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  • Birth Name: Beverly Grace Jones
  • Birth Place: Spanish Town, Jamaica
  • Profession: Singer, Model, Actor
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Fast Facts

  • Has a vocal range spanning two-and-a-half octaves.
  • Moved to New York with her parents in 1965.
  • Became a model at age 18, rooming with Jerry Hall and Jessica Lange while living in Paris.
  • Her debut single, "I Need a Man," recorded in 1975, reached number 1 on the Billboard dance chart.
  • Landed a recording contract with Island Records in 1977; released her debut album, Portfolio, later that year. 
  • Her hit 1985 single "Slave to the Rhythm" was originally written for the Frankie Goes to Hollywood.

Relationships

  • Robert Jones — Father
  • Paulo Goude — Son
  • Marjorie Jones — Mother
  • Chris Stanley — Ex-husband
  • Pamela — Sister
  • Randy Jones — Brother
  • Atila Altaunbay — Ex-husband
  • Christian — Brother
  • Jean-Paul Goude — Ex-significant Other
  • Noel Jones — Brother
  • G. Maxwell Jones — Brother
  • Dolph Lundgren — Ex-significant Other
  • Ivor Guest — Ex-fiancé
  • Janet — Sister

College

  • Attended Onondaga Community College, Suracuse, New York, United States

Details

  • Birth Name: Beverly Grace Jones
  • Birth Place: Spanish Town, Jamaica
  • Profession: Singer, Model, Actor

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