"Fiona Apple McAfee Maggart" (born September 13 1977) is an American singer-songwriter. She is best known as "Fiona Apple".
Apple is a member of a family rich with roots in entertainment. Born in New York City, she is the daughter of singer Diane McAfee and actor Brandon Maggart. Her older sister, Amber Taleullah, sings cabaret under the stage name Maude Maggart. Her brother Spencer is a director and directed the video for her single "Parting Gift". Her half brother Garett Maggart starred in the TV series ''The Sentinel''. In addition, her maternal grandparents were Millicent Green, a dancer with the George White's Scandals, a flapper-era group similar to the Ziegfeld Follies, and Johnny McAfee, a multireedist and vocalist of the big band era; her grandparents met while touring with Johnny Hamp and his Orchestra.
At the age of twelve, Apple was raped upon returning home from school to her mother's apartment. The rape is mentioned subtly in some of her work, but is not necessarily a major theme. While the media latched onto the story of Apple's dark past experience, making her what she referred to as "the poster child for rape", the singer said the only reason she even ...
|Born||September 13 1977|
|Origin|| Manhattan, New York,|
|Genre|| Alternative rock, jazz,|
baroque pop, piano rock