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Christina Perri

Christina Perri

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Full Name: Christina Perri
Birth Date: August 19, 1986
Age: 33 years
Gender: Female
Profession: Singer-Songwriter
Country: United States
Horoscope: Leo
Height: 5 feet 5 inches (1.65m)
HusbandPaul Costabile
MarriedPaul Costabile (2017)
Net Worth$4 million
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlonde
Body Size35-26-34 inches
Birth PlaceBensalem, Pennsylvania
EducationArchbishop Ryan High School, Nazareth Academy High School, University of the Arts
FatherDante Perri
MotherMary Perri
SiblingsNicholas Perri
KidsCarmella Stanley Costabile
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Christina Perri is an American singer-songwriter who is widely famous for the hit song, Jar of Hearts, which was featured on So You Think You Can Dance in the year 2010 and charted at #3 in the UK.

Christina Perri opened her eyes as Christina Judith Perri on 19th August 1986, in Bensalem, Pennsylvania, the United States of America. As of 2019, her age is 33 years old while her horoscope is Leo. She is the daughter of Mary Perri (mother) and Dante Perri (father). Her father is of Italian origin while her mother is of Polish origin. Further, her parents worked as hairdressers and the family struggled with finances.

Christina Perri with her family
Caption: Christina Perri with her family (Photo: Instagram)

She grew up with her elder brother, Nicholas Perri who is an American guitarist, singer-songwriter, as well as a producer. Christina holds an American nationality and belongs to the mixed ethnical background.


She joined piano lessons when she was just 8 years old but she was expelled from the piano class as she had her own way of ending the songs, which wasn’t liked by her teacher. She graduated from Archbishop Ryan High School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the year 2004. Later, she attended Nazareth Academy High School as a communication major for a year before dropping out to pursue a music career.

After completing her high school education, she was selected for a scholarship program at the prestigious University of the Arts in Philadelphia but she dropped out of the university midway.


  • Christina Perri started her career working as a waitress at a restaurant to make ends meet.
  • She composed her song Jar of Hearts while still working at the restaurant which was played in one of the episodes of the popular American talent hunt show So You Think you can Dance.
  • After that, record companies started pursuing her, and she was eventually signed by Atlantic Records.
  • In the year 2010, she released her debut extended play The Ocean Way Sessions which made to the list of US Billboard 200.
  • Christina’s debut album Lovestrong which was an instant success as it made the fourth spot in the list of Billboard 200 as soon as it released.
  • In the year 2011, she composed for the movie, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1.
  • On the following year, she went on her first world tour, Lovestrong Tour.
  • She announced the release of her second album and meanwhile, re-recorded her song A Thousand Years for The Twilight Saga in the year 2012.
  • Next year, she started promoting her second album on various social media platforms.
  • During a charity concert, Christina released the first single from the album, I Believe.
  • She released another single from the album, Human in November 2013 which too, became an instant hit.
  • In April 2014, Christina released her long-awaited second studio album Head or Heart. 
  • After the release of her second album, she went on her second tour, Head or Heart Tour.
  • On 9th June 2014, Christina released another single titled Burning Gold.
  • She featured on the title track of Lindsey Stirling’s third studio album, Brave Enough which released on 19th August 2016.
Christina Perri, American singer-songwriter
Caption: Christina Perri, American singer-songwriter (Photo: Instagram)

Net Worth

Christina Perri has an estimated net worth of around $4 million as of 2019 which she earned through her career as a singer-songwriter.

Husband and Daughter

Christina Perri is tied the wedding knot to her husband, Paul Costabile on 12th December 2017 at an intimate wedding. Her husband, Paul is an American television entertainment reporter. They started dating back in January 2016 and engaged in June 2017. On 17th January 2018, they welcomed their daughter, Carmella Stanley Costabile. As of now, the family of three is living a happy and peaceful life together.

Christina Perri with her husband, Paul Costabile and daughter, Carmella Stanley Costabile
Caption: Christina Perri with her husband, Paul Costabile, and daughter, Carmella Stanley Costabile (Photo: Instagram)

Height and Weight

Christina Perri stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches while her body weight is around 54 kg. Her body measurements are 35-26-34 inches which include her bust size, waist size, and hip size respectively. Perri has blonde colored hair while her eyes are dark brown in color.

Christina is quite active on various social sites such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube.