- Birthday28th Aug, 82
- Birth PlaceUnited States
- Marital statusMarried
Margaret Le Ann Rimes is a well-known American pop singer, actress and television personality. Rimes was only a teenager following her big break into stardom with her 1996 debut album “Blue”' reaching the top 10 at the Bill-board country chart and gaining the numero uno position at the Top Country Album chart. At the young age of fourteen she was honored with two Grammy awards in the categories of “Best new Artist' and “Best Female Country Vocal Performance” following the stupendous success of “Blue”'. The artist has also tried her hand in acting with the telefilm “Holiday in your Heart” and also hosted a couple of reality shows.
Margaret’s god gifted singing talent has turned her into one of the richest country music singers in the world with a net worth of close to $40 million. It goes without saying that the most sizeable portion of this massive wealth has come from the sales proceeds of her hit albums numbering into millions of copies. Rimes rakes in millions of dollars from her sell out live concerts and her bank balance is further swelled with the generous appearance fees she receives for her movie and reality TV appearances. Margaret’s avatar as a writer has also been quite successful with her novels registering impressive sales.
The singer’s impressive wealth has ensured that she can easily afford to fulfill her desire to live in palatial houses. Until recently Rimes used to reside in a 13500 square feet 6 bedroom mansion situated in the middle of a 6 acre estate in Franklin, Tennessee valued at $8 million. The house was replete with expensive features like a saltwater swimming pool and a customized music studio. The country music diva has performed in many charity fundraising concerts to assist patients suffering from autoimmune disease psoriasis. Rimes strongly identifies with this rare disease since she herself is afflicted with it. A few cancer charities have also benefited from her generosity.
Le Ann Rimes was born in Mississippi in a middle class family and was the only child of her parents. Rimes personal life has been mired in several controversies and fuelled the headlines of many tabloids. The actress sued her father and her former manager almost a decade back for misappropriation of her personal funds. However the story had a happy twist and Le Ann reconciled with her father at her wedding. Rimes married her back-up dancer Dean Sheremet in July 2002 just after a year of dating each other. Unfortunately the couple separated on July 2009 on the grounds of infidelity. The singer then tied the knot last year with her fellow co-actor Eddie Cibrian with whom she had an extra-marital affair during her first marriage. Cibrian divorced his wife of eight years to be with Rimes. On August 2012 the artist admitted herself into a rehab on accounts of stress and anxiety.
Family & relationships
Call it the Christmas whites if you please but American country and pop singer, LeAnn Rimes seemed to blend perfectly with her white Range Rover, as she filled it with gas at Calabasas in December. Though a fuel-guzzling giant, the Range Rover impresses with its awesome steering, off-road abilities, excellent body roll and a powerful engine. The 3-liter 254 bhp, twin-charged V6 engine is capable of attaining 100 km/h in 7.4 seconds with a top speed of 210 km/h. The latest version of the car is bigger yet lighter, built with an aluminium SUV monocoque. The interiors arrive with all comforts including spacious seats, endless dashboard and myriad trim options.
Singer LeeAnn Rimes tied the knot with her backup dancer Dean Sheremet on 23rd February 2002 at the Perkins Chapel in Texas. The wedding was a traditional event attended by 150 guests. The beautiful bride wore a strap-less tulle Vera Wang wedding gown and walked down the aisle with a bouquet of roses, sweet peas, hydrangea and freesia. The reception was held at the Four Seasons Hotel and Club. The ball room decorated with a white tent covered the entire stage. The dinner was a lavish spread and the five foot mulch-tiered white chocolate wedding cake constituted the dessert. Unfortunately, the 8 year old fairytale marriage crumbled when Rimes was accused of having an affair with married actor Eddie Cibrian.
LeeAnn Rimes got married to her fiancé Eddie Cibrian on 22nd April 2011 in a surprise Malibu ceremony held at a private home in California. The couple invited only 35 of their closest family members and friends, since it was the pair's second wedding. Reportedly, the glowing bride donned a Reem Acra handmade gown accessorized with glittering jewelry, while the groom wore an Ermenegildo Zegna suit. Rumors have recently started floating in the media that Eddie has been cheating on his wife since he was once photographed without his wedding band but the couple has dismissed the claims.
Cabo San Lucas Vacation
An American country and pop singer known for her rich vocals, Margaret LeAnn Rimes Cibrian known professionally as LeAnn Rimes jetted off to the exotic beach resort of Cabo San Lucas in order to spend her 2013 New Year holidays. The singer arrived in town on the last week of December 2012 along with her husband, actor Eddie Cibrian. Rimes spent a lot of time sunbathing on the deck of a private yacht clad in a skimpy tow piece bikini. She was also photographed getting cozy with her husband and shared numerous intimate kisses with him. LeAnn also tried her hand at adventure sports like paddle boarding and jet skiing with Cibrian. The musician was fortunate enough to witness several whales when she opted for a swim in the ocean waters.
Location: Cabo San Lucas is a part of the Mexican state of Baja California Sur.
Accommodation: Cabo possesses nearly a dozen top notch accommodations. Hiring a suite on a per day basis in five star hotels like “Montecristo Estates” and “Capella Pedregal” can cost around $1,500 during the holiday season.
Main Attractions: Cabo possesses a magnetic charm on account of its unique combination of varied landscapes like sea beaches, mountains and desert terrain. The sea resorts equipped with world class marine sports facilities along with numerous top class seafood restaurants constitute the central charm of the city. The place attracts plenty of anglers due to the wide variety of available fish and contains many world class golf resorts. Souvenir hunters can opt to shop for interesting local items at any of the shopping malls dotting the city.
Show off her bikini body
With her husband, actor Eddie Cibrian
On the top of the world
For the purpose of performing in private shows for the PGA Tournament and Hyundai, the country singer LeAnn Rimes visited the exotic holiday destination of Hawaii on the first week of January 2012. The singer took advantage of gaps in her work schedule to spend some time off in the famous Hawaiian island of Maui. Rimes was accompanied by her husband, actor Eddie Cibrian for the entire duration of her brief Maui trip, and the couple decided to stay at the luxurious Ritz Carlton Hotel. LeAnn spent a lot of time tanning her body under the warm sun donning a skimpy two piece bikini, and also went on long leisurely strolls along the beach side in order to spend quality time with her hubby. Rimes greatly enjoyed the seafood on offer in her hotel and sipped many glasses of Margaritas. She also tried at her hand at a ball game with a few of her friends.
Location: The Pacific Ocean atoll of Hawaii is a province in the United States of America.
Accommodation: Hawaii is home to more than 50 luxury hotels. Renting a suite for a day at a five star accommodation like the “Four Seasons Resort Lana'i The Lodge at Koele”, “Ritz Carlton”, “Travaasa Hana” and “Hilton Waikoloa Village” can cost approximately $2,000.
Main Attractions: World class sea resorts of the likes of Kauai, Maui and Honolulu offering popular tourist amenities like tasty seafood, great sunbathing facilities along with superb infrastructure to try out marine recreational activities like dolphin spotting constitute the main reason for Hawaii’s status as a coveted holiday destination.
On the sea shore
Show off her bikini body
Vacation in Hawaii
A Star For The Night
LeAnn Rimes has actively participated to support this charity, which was started back in 1998 with a mission to provide seriously ill children a night to be remembered, while inspiring them to realize their impossible dreams. The organization supported by Hollywood star Ben Stiller co-ordinates the performances by the chosen star to let the children share the spotlight with the artist.
Stand Up To Cancer
LeeAnn lent her voice to a charity concert organized by the NGO supported by renowned Hollywood actress Meryl Streep in order to generate funds. Established in May 2008, the NGO has raised $180 million for scientists and cancer researchers working with the aim of finding a cure for the deadly disease.
The Trevor Project
The singer has campaigned for the charity working for the acceptance of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender groups. The charitable foundation has the support of American President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton, and it helps in raising awareness to aid the cause of suicide prevention.
Rag & Bone Skinny Jeans in Pinstripe
An American country and pop singer LeAnn Rimes was spotted wearing the stretchable denim at the LAX airport on December 2012. The ankle length skinny jeans features 55% cotton, 42% tencel, 3% spandex with the vertical stripes running lengthwise on the 5 pockets. The $187 denim can be paired with a Jaguar printed shirt to provide a fashionable look.
Ray Ban Wayfarer
The singer has been snapped occasionally donning her favorite shades. The brand gained iconic status from 1952 after being showcased by iconic Hollywood personalities like Audrey Hepburn. It comes with polarized lens offering 100% UV protection and mineral glass lenses. The $150 shades are available in different colors.
MICHAEL Michael Kors Caelin Aelan Open-Toe
The artist donned the elegant shoes during one of her concerts in California. The open-toe pumps feature suede with leather straps and padded insole. The $175 sandals have golden hardware with buckle detailing, back zip and 4 inch stacked heels.
Rick Owens Blistered Side Zip Leather Jacket
LeeAnn was photographed in New York wearing this jacket. The soft lambskin black leather blistered side zip jacket features asymmetrical zip throughout the front with ribbed jersey panels at inner parts of the sleeves. The $2,830 biker jacket has twin front pockets with zip closure and a contrast elasticated waistband.