The stress and rigid training in the ballet lessons proved too much for her, and she chose not to become a ballerina after graduating from the academy.She attended Columbia University and performed in bars and clubs all over Manhattan before taking a leave from school and launching her first album at age 21.
She finishes off her exercise session with recovery jogs that lasts about 30 to 40 minutes.
Vanessa Lee Carlton (born August 16, 1980 in Milford, Pennsylvania) is an American pop singer, songwriter, and pianist most known for the hit "A Thousand Miles". She went to ballet school in New York City beginning at age 12.
Carlton has previously dated singer-songwriter John Mayer and Third Eye Blind frontman Stephan Jenkins.
Leo Milford, Pennsylvania, United States When Vanessa was 14 years old, she got admission at the School of American Ballet in New York City.
On April 17, 2005, Vanessa Carlton appeared on Punk'd where she was fooled by Ashton Kutcher during a rehersal for The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.
Vanessa Lee Carlton is an American singer-songwriter and pianist.Carlton's second album, Harmonium, was released on November 9, 2004. Harmonium debuted at number 33 on the Billboard album charts, and both it and the single were considered commercial failures.Some blame this on the lack of promotion from the record label and poor public relations representation.Such confusion is a testament to the lack of record label dedication.As of this writing, Carlton is currently dating Third Eye Blind's lead singer Stephan Jenkins and lives with him in San Francisco, California.According to Chinese Zodiac, Vanessa was born in the Year of the Monkey while her husband in the Year of the N/A.