Michelle Branch Net Worth

Michelle Branch Net Worth is
$15 Million

Michelle Branch Biography

A global known Singer, songwriter, guitarist, actress Michelle Jacquet DeSevren Branch born about Saturday, July 2, 1983

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Full NameMichelle Branch
Net Worth$15 Million
Date Of BirthJuly 2, 1983
Height1.68 m
ProfessionSinger-songwriter, Presenter, Guitarist, Actor, Everywhere, Goodbye To You, Are You Happy Now?
EducationSedona Red Rock High School, Northern Arizona University, Everywhere, Goodbye To You, Are You Happy Now?
SpouseTeddy Landau
ChildrenOwen Isabelle Landau
ParentsPeggy Branch, David Branch, Everywhere, Goodbye To You, Are You Happy Now?
SiblingsNicole Branch
AwardsGrammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals, MTV Video Music Award for Viewer's Choice, Everywhere, Goodbye To You, Are You Happy Now?
Music GroupsThe Wreckers
NominationsGrammy Award for Best New Artist, MTV Video Music Award for Best Female Video, Grammy Award for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance, MTV Video Music Award for Best Pop Video, Everywhere, Goodbye To You, Are You Happy Now?
MoviesThe Hot Chick, Santana: Live by Request
TV ShowsTotal Access 24/7

Interesting Facts

1 (February 9, 2015) Filed for divorce from her husband of 10 years Teddy Landau following a 5-month-long separation.
2 Gave birth to her 1st child at age 22, a daughter named Owen Isabelle Landau on August 3, 2005 in Los Angeles, weighing in at 7 pounds 12 ounces. Endured 19 hours of labor. Had to go into emergency C-Section because her daughter's heart rate was slowing down. She and her daughter had to spend an extra five days in the hospital to treat a case of ileus, an intestinal ailment common following abdominal surgery causing severe abdominal pain, vomiting, and constipation. Child's father is her ex-husband, Teddy Landau.
3 Is relaxing at her new Hollywood home with new husband 'Teddy Landau', playing one-off shows for charity as she prepares to record her next album in the fall. [July 2004]
4 She and her friend Jessica Harp, who are known as The Wreckers, have finished recording their debut album and it is due to be released in June. [February 2005]
5 Is preparing to record her next album with her friend Jessica Harp. Their album is set to be released in March 2005.
6 Collaborating with writers including Jim Irvin and Julian Emery on new material for her upcoming album. [December 2010]
7 Recently open for Rascal Flatts in Houston, Texas. [June 2006]
8 Has three cats named Early, Luna and Coco, and several backyard chickens.
9 Announced in December 2010 that after many disagreements with and changes to her label she was abandoning plans to complete Different Kind of Country, an album she had been working on for several years, to record completely new material, with the new album having more of a pop-influence akin to her earlier work.
10 Returned to Los Angeles, California after two years of living in Nashville, TN.
11 In 2004 she was in negotiations to adapt one of Judy Blume's novels into a movie screenplay.
12 Became a vegan in 2007 and is environmentally conscious, working closely with the Global Green organization.
13 Introduced Lifehouse band member Rick Woolstenhulme to his wife, Jennifer Hagio, who is Branch's best friend from high school and co-wrote several of her earliest songs.
14 Is an honorary member of the NYPD Asian Jade Society.
15 As part of The Wreckers, she received a 2007 Grammy nomination for "Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocals" ("Leave The Pieces").
16 Has relocated to Nashville, Tennessee.
17 Is friends with Mandy Moore and has written a song for Moore's upcoming album, due 2007.
18 Wrote a song for the 13 Going on 30 (2004) soundtrack called "Now That I've Found You" but it wasn't used.
19 Spent her 23rd birthday on July 2nd 2006 at California's vineyards.
20 Ex-sister-in-law of Michael Landau.
21 Was a vegetarian for a few months in 2002 but quickly went back to eating meat. However, she had an aversion to red meat (and yellow mustard) during her pregnancy.
22 Her sister Nicole starred in the role of Sine, in the short film Curry Cookies (2004).
23 She is a huge Patty Griffin fan. The Wreckers recorded a Patty Griffin song - "One More Girl" - on their album Stand Still Look Pretty.
24 Like Yanni and Paul Shaffer, she possesses the rare trait known as absolute pitch.
25 The Gibson Hummingbird she used in her video for Breathe was made entirely out of styrofoam.
26 Customized her wedding dress.
27 Said in Us Weekly that her close family knew about her engagment to Teddy Landau before she got married.
28 Big fan of Aimee Mann and Lisa Loeb.
29 Has two cats, Gibson and Winky.
30 One of her favorite hobbies is photography.
31 Is friends with Kelly Osbourne.
32 Is collaborating with best friend/fellow musician Jessica Harp on her next project. The two have formed a band which was recently called The Wreckers. They were not able to use the name, because a band in Canada was also called "The Wreckers". The band is currently searching for a new name. Michelle calls the new project with her friend a "mix of country and folk".
33 Uses Taylor and Gibson guitars
34 Currently has her own line of lipsticks and nail polish at Flirt Cosmetics. The products will be named after songs from her sophomore album, "Hotel Paper".
35 Weighed only 3 lbs., 11 oz. at her birth.
36 Her father runs the Merchandise section of her official website.
37 Her brother, David, is actually her half-brother from one of her father's previous relationships and works as her assistant tour manager.
38 Her record label, Maverick, refused to pay for a video for her third single from "Hotel Paper", "Til I Get Over You", and the song was never released. [April 2004]
39 Has bought a house in Hollywood, California, USA with 40 year old boyfriend Teddy Landau.
40 Picked as #20 for 'Maxim' top 100 list for 2004
41 Learned to speak French from her younger sister, Nicole Branch.
42 Plays the cello, guitar, accordian, drums and piano
43 There is a 19 year age gap between Michelle and her bassist-husband Teddy Landau (b. 1964) - who has been touring with her since May 2003.
44 Second album "Hotel Paper" was a critical flop, but went straight in at #2 in the US and since it's June 24th 2003 release it has gone platinum.
45 Her second single, "Breathe", from "Hotel Paper" flopped after her Maxim spread.
46 Caused an outrage after posing topless for the January 2004 cover of adult magazine "Maxim".
47 (December 4th 2003) Nominated for "Best Female Rock Vocal Performance" for her song "Are You Happy Now?" at the Grammy Awards 2004.
48 (October 27th 2003) Her laptop - which is worth $4,500 and her cellphone, i-Pod, cash and credit cards were stolen from her hotel room at the Aladdin in Las Vegas whilst she was attending the Radio Music Awards. Nelly also had $1million worth of jewlery stolen from the same hotel, on the same night, by the same people. All items have yet to be recovered.
49 At the time of her birth, Michelle's family were living in Flaggstaff, Arizona, but seeing as it was 4th of July weekend, there was no room at the hospital so her mum had to be flown to Phoenix, where she gave birth. On the way, there was no room in the aeroplane for her father so he had to drive and when he was pulled over for speeding, explaining his wife was having a baby, the policeman thought he was insane because she wasn't in the backseat of the car.
50 Was born 7 weeks premature
51 Was named after a Beatles' song
52 Won the 2003 Pop Collaboration with Vocals Grammy for her collaboration with Santana on the song "The Game of Love".
53 Received 2 Grammy nominations for Best New Artist & Best Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals ('The Game Of Love' with Santana)
54 She won the viewer's choice award for her song 'Everywhere' at the 2002 VMA
55 Her album "The Spirit Room" went platinum.
56 Is Dutch-Indonesian and French on her mother's side, and Irish on her father's side. She lists her musical influences as The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Queen, Aerosmith, Cat Stevens, Joni Mitchell, and CSNY (Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young).
57 She attended Red Rock High School
58 She took private voice lessons at Northern Arizona University


1 Sometimes wears a bandana around her forehead
2 Always throws her guitar pick(s) out to the audience at the end of every concert she performs.
3 Taylor 614ce guitars and Gibson Hummingbird guitar
4 Likes to perform barefoot


1 I have a pirate fetish - I just always thought eye patches were sexy. If you want to get my attention, wear a pirate outfit.
2 When I'm having a bad day, I pick up my guitar. Music is my release.
3 I secretly want to replace Meg White (of The White Stripes). I want to be a chick drummer!
4 "We got married on May 23 on top of a remote island off Mexico. I arrived by speedboat in a Morgane LeFay gown I bought for $300. We were there for about a week after - like a honeymoon!" - On her nuptuals to 40 year old boyfriend/bassist Teddy Landau.
5 Music has always been in me. When I sing, I have a sense of peace, I feel like my brain turns off, and I become the core person of who I am - the essence of me. I feel connected to whatever is out there. It's almost like I leave my body and get to watch.


All Michelle Branch pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2003 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals Carlos Santana

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2004 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rock Vocal Performance - Female For the song "Are You Happy Now?"
2003 Grammy Grammy Awards Best New Artist
2003 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Pop Vocal Album For the album "Let Go."



Tiger Eyes 2012 performer: "Texas in the Mirror", "What Don't Kill You" / writer: "Texas in the Mirror", "What Don't Kill You"
One Tree Hill 2011 TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 2008 performer: "Together" / writer: "Together"
Karaoke Revolution Party 2005 Video Game "Everywhere"
Idols 2005 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Ice Princess 2005 performer: "You Set Me Free" / writer: "You Set Me Free" - as Michelle Jacquet Branch
Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County 2004 TV Series 1 episode
Karaoke Revolution 2003 Video Game "All You Wanted", "Are You Happy Now?"
Sex and the City TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2003 writer - 1 episode, 2003
What a Girl Wants 2003 performer: "You Get Me" / writer: "You Get Me"
Charmed 2003 TV Series 1 episode
Just Married 2003 performer: "You Set Me Free" / writer: "You Set Me Free"
The Hot Chick 2002 performer: "You Get Me" / writer: "You Get Me"
Smallville 2002 TV Series performer - 1 episode
The 3rd Annual Women Rock! Girls and Guitars 2002 TV Movie performer: "Stand By You"
MTV Video Music Awards Latinoamérica 2002 2002 TV Special performer: "The Game of Love"
Girl Fever 2002 performer: "You Set Me Free" / writer: "You Set Me Free"
Birds of Prey 2002 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Van Wilder 2002 performer: "You Get Me" / writer: "You Get Me" - as M. Branch
The Challenge TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2002 writer - 1 episode, 2002
Buffy the Vampire Slayer 2001 TV Series performer - 1 episode
JAG TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2001 writer - 1 episode, 2001
American Pie 2 2001 performer: "Everywhere" / writer: "Everywhere"
All Over the Guy 2001 performer: "Goodbye To You" / writer: "Goodbye To You"


Rockin' Out 2011 Short
The Hot Chick 2002 DJ
American Dreams 2002 TV Series Lesley Gore

Music Department

Birds of Prey 2002 TV Series composer: title song "All You Wanted"
American Pie 2 2001 musician: guitar - uncredited


Total Access 24/7 2002 TV Series Herself
Top of the Pops 2002 TV Series Herself
Barend en Van Dorp 2002 TV Series Herself - Musician
Last Call with Carson Daly 2002 TV Series Herself - Musical Guest
Liza and David 2002 TV Special Herself
TRL Italy 2002 TV Series Herself
Buffy the Vampire Slayer 2001 TV Series Herself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show 2001 TV Series Herself
Valerie's Home Cooking 2016 TV Series documentary Herself - Guest
The Magnificent Mile Lights Festival 2015 TV Special Herself - Performer
Buddy Holly: Listen to Me - The Ultimate Buddy Party 2011 TV Movie Herself
Big Morning Buzz Live 2011 TV Series Herself - Musical Guest
Hell's Kitchen 2010 TV Series Herself - Restaurant Patron
Where Music Meets Film 2008 TV Movie Herself
The Wreckers Way Back Home: Live from New York 2007 Video Herself
40th Annual Country Music Association Awards 2006 TV Special Herself
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2003-2006 TV Series Herself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien 2001-2006 TV Series Herself / Herself - Musical Guest
CMT: The Greatest - 20 Greatest Southern Rock Songs 2006 TV Special Himself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson 2006 TV Series Herself - Musical Guest
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2001-2006 TV Series Herself / Herself - Musical Guest / Musical Guest
2005 American Music Awards 2005 TV Special Herself - Presenter
The View 2005 TV Series Herself
The 2005 World Music Awards 2005 TV Special Herself - Performer
MTV Video Music Awards 2004 2004 TV Special Herself
Maxim Hot 100 2004 TV Movie documentary Herself (#20) (Interviewee)
Faking the Video 2004 TV Series Herself
50 Most Awesomely Bad Songs... Ever 2004 TV Movie documentary Herself
The Sharon Osbourne Show 2004 TV Series Herself
The Chris Isaak Show 2004 TV Series Herself
MTV Presents Teen People Magazine's 25 Hottest Stars Under 25 2003 TV Special Herself
2003 Radio Music Awards 2003 TV Special Herself
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show 2003 TV Series Herself
Música sí 2002-2003 TV Series Herself
Rove Live 2003 TV Series Herself
Hard Rock Live 2003 TV Series documentary Herself
2003 Much Music Video Music Awards 2003 TV Special Herself
MTV Icon: Metallica 2003 TV Special documentary Herself
Exposed 2003 TV Series documentary Herself
The 45th Annual Grammy Awards 2003 TV Special Herself - Presenter
Charmed 2003 TV Series Herself
MTV Icon: Aerosmith 2002 TV Movie documentary
Pantene Pro-Voice Featuring Michelle Branch 2002 TV Movie documentary Herself
VH1/Vogue Fashion Awards 2002 TV Special Herself - Performer
Nobel Peace Prize Concert 2002 TV Special documentary Herself
Wetten, dass..? 2002 TV Series Herself
Christmas in Rockefeller Center 2002 TV Special Herself - Performer
The 3rd Annual Women Rock! Girls and Guitars 2002 TV Movie Herself
MTV Video Music Awards Latinoamérica 2002 2002 TV Special Herself - Performer
Live by Request: Santana 2002 TV Special Herself - Performer
Late Show with David Letterman 2002 TV Series Herself
MTV Video Music Awards 2002 2002 TV Special Herself
RI:SE 2002 TV Series Herself
Party in the Park 2002 2002 TV Special Performer
Summer Music Mania 2002 2002 TV Movie Herself

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One Tree Hill: Always & Forever 2012 TV Movie Herself

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