Aug 06, 2021 · The Antonoff family know the weight of life-defining loss. Jack’s younger sister Sarah passed away when she was 13 of brain cancer, when Jack himself was just 18. It is a relentless kind of trauma, a grief Antonoff has dissected both privately and through his work on two previous Bleachers albums.
May 24, 2017 · “I watched my sister die, and it changed me forever,” he said. Mr. Antonoff was 18, a high school student in Manhattan; his sister Sarah, 13, had brain cancer.
Jack Antonoff is a Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter, and record producer whose writing credits include popular songs like We Are Young (2011) by Fun, Brave (2013) by Sara Bareilles, Beautiful Trauma (2017) by P!nk, Green Light (2017) by Lorde, Out of the Woods (2016) by Taylor Swift, etc.
Nov 16, 2020 · On “I Feel Weird,” Antonoff directly confronts trauma he experienced in the early 2000s –– soon after the September 11th attacks, his 13-year-old sister died of brain cancer, and his cousin died in the Iraq War (“When I was eighteen everything was alive/Then the planes hit the towers/Then she died, then he died/A part of me ...
Mar 15, 2021 · Jack Antonoff with his ex-girlfriend Lena Dunham (Source: USA Today) The Bleachers frontman and his ex-partner were last seen publicly at a Grammy's pre-party in 2017. Only a month before the separation news in November 2017, the Girls actress, Dunham revealed on her Twitter handle that she'd mistakenly thought she overheard Antonoff talking ...
Aug 02, 2017 · If empathy is Mr. Antonoff’s songwriting superpower, then he has a fitting, tragic origin story. “I watched my sister die, and it changed me forever,” he said. Mr. Antonoff was 18, a high school student in Manhattan; his sister Sarah, 13, had brain cancer.
Jack Michael Antonoff (born March 31, 1984) is an American singer, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and record producer. Antonoff is the lead singer of indie pop band Bleachers, and a guitarist and drummer in the indie rock band Fun. He was previously the lead singer of the indie rock band Steel Train.