What was Stevie Nicks childhood like?

What was Stevie Nicks childhood like?

From an early age, she showed a love and aptitude for music, singing country and western duets with her grandfather when she was 4 years old. After moving to San Francisco, she began songwriting and performing at Menlo-Atherton High School, where she met her future long-time companion, Lindsey Buckingham.

What did Stevie Nicks do before she was famous?

Born Stephanie Lynn Nicks on May 26, 1948 in Phoenix, Arizona, Stevie Nicks began her music career in 1966 when she joined the band Fritz, which included her future boyfriend and bandmate, Lindsey Buckingham. The band opened for stars like Janis Joplin and Jimi Hendrix, but disbanded in 1972.

Where did Stevie Nicks grow up?

Stevie Nicks, a Phoenix baby on the move Her father, an executive at the Armour-Dial Greyhound Corp., was always on the move, resulting in her having spent her childhood growing up in Phoenix, Albuquerque, El Paso, Salt Lake City, Los Angeles and San Francisco.

Was Stevie Nicks a trained dancer?

Nicks began dancing at four years old but didn’t start formal lessons until much later. Instead, she would choreograph little routines to songs to which she would also sing along – which was how ballet nudged her into eventually becoming a singing legend.