Who is blu cantrell dating
We're attempting to reach a rep to get an update on Blu's condition, but so far ... (born March 18, 1966) is an American musician who is best known as the lead guitarist, co-lead vocalist and main songwriter for the rock band Alice in Chains.
Cantrell noted in an interview that he was "raised on country music" as a youth and that he admires the emotion conveyed in the genre.He also considers himself "half Yankee and half redneck." However, hard rock music caught Cantrell's interest predominantly, and he bought his first guitar in his mid teens.It would not be until the age of 17 that he began seriously playing the instrument.Cantrell would later cite guitarists such as Ace Frehley, Tony Iommi, Angus Young, Jimmy Page, and Eddie Van Halen as major influences.Cantrell attended junior high and high school in Spanaway, Washington and, before owning his first guitar, was a member of the high school choir which attended many state competitions.In his senior year Cantrell became choir president, and the quartet sang the national anthem at basketball games and won competitions with the highest marks achievable.
Cantrell has cited his interest in dark musical tones as dating back to this period: "In choir we performed a cappella Gregorian chants from the 14th and 15th centuries.
It was scary church music." In the mid-1980s, Cantrell began a band called Diamond Lie which included drummer Bobby Nesbitt and bassist Mike Starr.
Singer Blu Cantrell went running through the streets, ranting about people trying to kill her last night ...
until police took her into custody for psychological evaluation ... Cantrell went seemingly berserk in a Santa Monica neighborhood around 2 AM on Wednesday.
Witnesses tell us she was screaming about someone giving her "poisonous gas." The episode went on long enough that someone called police.
We're told when officers arrived, Blu -- famous for her 2001 hit "Hit 'Em Up Style (Oops! but also referred to herself as a "one hit wonder."Law enforcement sources tell us cops took Blu to a nearby hospital where doctors checked her out.