Suze DeMarchi

Suze DeMarchi

Australian Singer
Born Feb 14, 1964

Suze DeMarchi is an Australian singer/songwriter best known for fronting the band Baby Animals (1989–1994).

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1964 Birth Born on February 14, 1964.


1985 21 Years Old In 1985, she moved to London, England where she was signed to EMI and had a fairly successful solo career in pop music, where she released a number of singles: "Young Hearts", "Big Wednesday" and "Dry Your Eyes". During this time she dated Gavin Rossdale, former lead singer and guitarist for the band Bush. Bush's song "Comedown" from 1994's Sixteen Stone is about their relationship.
1986 22 Years Old "Young Hearts" is the debut single by Suze DeMarchi, released by EMI Records in 1986. … Read More
1989 25 Years Old Disheartened by the record company's attempt to slide her into a pop career, along with missing working with a band, she returned to Australia in mid 1989, where she and fellow Perth musicians Frank Celenza, Eddie Parise and Dave Leslie formed the band Baby Animals. … Read More
1993 29 Years Old This was mostly due to legal battles with their record label Imago and Suze having nodules in her throat - she even had to stop singing for a short while because of them - in 1993, which forced the band to cut short the tour for their second album. During this time, DeMarchi met Nuno Bettencourt, guitarist at that time for hard rock band Extreme. They co-wrote and performed the song "Because I Can" for Baby Animals' second record Shaved and Dangerous. On 27 August 1994 the couple married in the Azores, Portugal where Bettencourt's family is from. … Read More


1999 35 Years Old Although living in Boston with her husband and young daughter (apparently temporarily in her mother-in-law's basement at one point), she signed to Mushroom Records Australia and released 1999's Telelove, which featured the single "Satellite". … Read More


2004 40 Years Old When asked about the Baby Animals reunion rumours that started around 2004 with the sightings of all four members at a recording studio in Perth, Suze replied that the time was not yet right. … Read More
2011 47 Years Old DeMarchi moved to Sydney from Los Angeles with their children. She informed the greater public about her separation from Nuno Bettencourt (as of 2009) in October 2011.
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