Nick Cave Biography:- Nicholas Edward Cave is an Australian singer, songwriter, author, screenwriter, composer and occasional actor known for creating the rock band “Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds” in 1983, popularly known as “the most violent live band in the world.”
Nick Cave’s Early Life And Family Background
Nick was born on 22 September 1957 in Warracknabeal, a small country town in the Australian state of Victoria. During his childhood, he lived in Warracknabeal and then shifted to Wangaratta in rural Victoria.
His father, Dawn Cave, an English and mathematics teacher at the local technical school, was killed in a car collision when Nick was only 19. And his mother Colin Frank Cave was a librarian at the high school that Nick attended.
He has three siblings, two brothers named Peter Cave and Tim Cave, and a sister Julie Cave.
Nick Cave’s Educational Details
Nick Cave studied at Caulfield Grammar School, Melbourne, Australia & Wangaratta High School, Australia. He completed his graduation from Monash University Caulfield Campus, Caulfield East, Australia.
Nick joined the choir of Wangaratta’s Holy Trinity Cathedral at the age of 9. In 1976, Cave learned painting at the Caulfield Institute of Technology but dropped out the following year to pursue his interest in music.
Nick Cave‘s Physical Traits
Nick weighs approx 77 Kg and he is approx 6’2″ tall. His hair color is black & His eyes color is green.
Nick Cave‘s Career Details
In 2006 Cave formed “Grinderman” along with his friends as the main vocalist, guitarist & pianist.
In 1983, Nick along with his other friends formed the rock band “Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds” in which he was the lead vocalist.
Popularly known as “the most violent live band in the world”, the band has already released seventeen studio albums and completed numerous international tours. The band was formed after Nick’s previous band “The Birthday Party” was disbanded.
Cave’s performances and songs became a part of several Hollywood blockbusters and a number of major TV programs.
Cave also created original film scores for several films and documentaries along with his band members and collaborated on several occasions with other fellow musicians.
Nick was also a famous writer and authored many books, his first book was King Ink, in 1988. He also wrote screenplays for a few films and acted in a few. He also lent his voice to the narration of the animated film The Cat Piano. His Net worth is approx $6-$8 Million.
Nick Cave‘s Personal Life
Nick was first married to Viviane Carneiro in 1990, however, the couple got divorced in 1996. In 1999, he married Susie Bick as his second wife. He has four sons named Arthur Cave, Jethro Cave, Earl Cave & Luke Cave. Two of his sons are no more. One of his sons, Jethro Cave died on 10th May 2022 at the age of 31.
Nick Cave’s Social Media Accounts Instagram and Twitter
Nick is active on several social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter. Check out his posts on the following links:
His songs can be heard on various music streaming platforms such as Spotify, Apple Music, Gaana, Jio Saavan, and Hungama.
Frequently Asked Questions About Nick Cave:
Q.1 Who is Nick Cave?
Ans: Nick Cave is an Australian singer, songwriter, author, screenwriter, composer and an actor.
Q.2 What is Nick Cave famous for?
Ans: Nick Cave is famous for his haunting ballads about life, love, betrayal, and death.
Q.3 Who is Nick Cave married to?
Ans: Nick was first married to Viviane Carneiro in 1990 and then married Susie Bick in 1999.
Q.4 What is Nick Cave’s real name?