|Quick Amanda Facts|
|Hometown: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Born: August 29, 1972
* She is an only child
Parents: Doug & Gencie Marshall
Albums: Amanda Marshall (1995)
Tuesday's Child (1999)
Everybody's Got A Story (2001)
Intermission: The Singles Collection (2003)
Hobbies: Enjoys running and boxing to keep her in shape.
TV Appearances: The Rosie O'Donnell Show, The David Letterman Show,
Regis & Kathy Lee, Good Morning America, Extra, VH-1,
Canada AM, MTV, Much Music, CTV, Open Mike With
Mike Bullard, The Dini Petty Show, The Vicki Gabereau
Show, Canadian Living TV, The Juno Awards, and CBC.
Magazine Features: TV Guide, Seventeen Magazine, People Magazine,
Modern Woman, Flare, and Entertainment Weekly.
|* Amanda is left handed.
* Her nick name in school was "the radio" because she would sing out loud frequently.
* She had never had any formal vocal training.
* In 1998 she received a Gemini Award from the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television for her TV special "Amanda Marshall". She won under the category "Best Performance in a Variety Program or Series".
* Country artist LeAnn Rimes covered her song "Sitting On Top Of The World", which Amanda wrote herself.
Rimes also named her album and tour after the song.
* She has had complimentors such as Jon Bon Jovi, Elton John, John Mellencamp, and Joan Rivers.
* Her song "Ride" was featured on the movie and soundtrack to "The Replacements" starring Keanu Reeves.
* Her song "Dark Horse" was featured on the movie and sountrack to "Two If By Sea" starring Sandra Bullock
and Denis Leary.
* Song " Fall From Grace" was featured in a few episodes of the hit WB series "Dawson's Creek", including in
the series finale episode.
* Her song "I'll Be Okay" can be heard in the credits and on the soundtrack to the movie "My Best Friend's
Wedding" starring Julia Roberts.
* In 1994 the cd "Out Of The Blue: An Acoustic Tribute To Neil Young" was released featuring Amanda's cover of "Don't Let It Bring You Down".
* Song "This Could Take All Night" is featured in the movie "Tin Cup" starring Kevin Costner and Rene Russo.
* Covered the Jimi Hendrix song "Castles Made Of Sand".
* Amanda keeps a journal to organize her thoughts and ideas.
* Amanda has worked with producer Don Was, Eric Bazilian, Desmond Child and song writing legend Carole
King. She wrote the song "Just Love Me" with King.
* Her favourite colour is blue and her fave food is shrimp curry. (Thanks to Aurelia for that information) http://dizzy.at/amanda