So you mean to tell me the Evanescence song “Bring me to Life”, the Tay Zonday song “Chocolate Rain” and the first Shrek movie all came out on April 22 in different years? This all means something but I don’t know what yet. Very significant.
Day 5: Amy Lee Born: December 13th, 1981 (United States) Bands/Projects: Solo (2000 –
present), Evanescence (1995 – present)
Collaborations: David Hodges (2000); Big Dismal (2003); Seether (2004); Johnny
Cash tribute (2006); Korn (2007)
Soundtracks: Nightmare Revisited (2008); Muppets: The Green Album (2011);
War Story (2014); Indigo Grey: The Passage (2015); I Am Her (2016); Voice from
the Stone (2017); Blind (2017)
Curiosities: ♦ In high school, Amy was active in choir and drama. She was
also president of the choir and while there, she wrote the song “Listen to
the Rain”, which was performed by the Pulaski Academy mixed choir. ♦ Amy is a spokesperson and support some social foundations or movements
dedicated to several campaigns, such as ‘Out of the Shadows’ (Epilepsy
Foundation), ‘To Write Love in Her Arms’ (a non-profit movement dedicated to
presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction,
self-injury and suicide) or Restore Freedom (campaign against sex trafficking).
Personal life: Amy is married to long time
friend, Josh Hartzler, who is a therapist. ‘Bring Me to Life’ and ‘Good Enough’
were inspired by him. They have a son since 2014.