Shania Twain was born Eilleen Regina Edwards in Windsor, Ontario, on August 28, 1965. She married Jerry Twain, an Ojibwa from the nearby Mattagami First Nation, and they had son Mark together. She currently lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Robert John Lange, and their son, Mark Twain. She has two daughters, Jill and Carrie Ann, with whom she has two sons, Mark and Mark Jr., and daughter-in-law Carrie Ann with husband Robert John “Mutt” Lange.
About Shania Twain in brief
Shania Twain was born Eilleen Regina Edwards in Windsor, Ontario, on August 28, 1965. Her parents divorced when she was two and her mother moved to Timmins, Ontario. She married Jerry Twain, an Ojibwa from the nearby Mattagami First Nation, and they had son Mark together. When Mark was a toddler, Jerry and Sharon adopted Jerry’s baby nephew Darryl when his mother died. Twain has received five Grammy Awards, 27 BMI Songwriter Awards, stars on Canada’s Walk of Fame and the Hollywood Walk of fame, and an induction into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. Twain is ranked as the 10th best-selling artist of the Nielsen SoundScan era. She currently holds a status on the official band membership list of the Temagami first nation and holds a card on the band card of the Timmins First Nation. She has sold over 100 million records, making her the best- selling female artist in country music history. She is the only female artist to have three albums certified Diamond by the RIAA and is the sixth best-sellers female act in the United States. She was diagnosed with Lyme disease and dysphonia in 2004, which led to a severely weakened singing voice. She chronicled her vocal rehabilitation on the OWN miniseries Why Not? with Shania Twain, released her first single in seven years in 2012, \”Today Is Your Day\”, and published an autobiography, From This Moment On.
In 2015, she launched the North American Rock This Country Tour, which was billed as her farewell tour. She released her debut studio album in 15 years in 2017, Now, and embarked on the Now Tour in 2018. Twain currently lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Robert John Lange, and their son, Mark Twain, and has a daughter, Shania: Still the One, with husband Mark. She also has a son with her ex-boyfriend, singer-songwriter-producer-actor Blake Shelton, and a daughter with ex-husband Blake Shelter, who lives in Las Vegas. Twain and her husband have three children, Mark, Blake, and Mark Twain Jr., who lives with his wife in Las Angeles. She and her son Mark have two daughters, Jill and Carrie Ann, with whom she has two sons, Mark and Mark Jr., and daughter-in-law Carrie Ann with husband Robert John “Mutt” Lange, who is also a songwriter. Her son Mark Twain has two children with singer/songwriter/producer/actor/singer/song writer/soul player/satellite star/solo artist/snowboarder/sheriff John “Lil’ Jon” Martin. Twain’s son Mark is also the son of former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney and former U.S. Vice President Joe Hockey. She had a son named Mark Twain with former Vice-President Joe Biden, who now lives in New York City.