Courtney Love

Courtney Michelle Love (born Courtney Michelle Harrison; July 9, 1964) is an American musician, singer-songwriter, actress and artist. Love started out acting in Alex Cox's cult films Sid and Nancy (1986) and Straight to Hell (1987) before gaining notoriety in Los Angeles' indie rock scene as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist of alternative rock band Hole, which she formed in 1989. The band debuted with the caustic noise rock-influenced Pretty on the Inside (1991), and later received international critical and commercial acclaim for their following albums Live Through This (1994) and Celebrity Skin (1998).