Exene Cervenka

Singer (1956)
Fri May 01 2020
By   sabin

Exene Cervenka is an American artist, poet, and singer. She is widely known as the lead singer for the California punk rock band named X

Exene was born as Christene Lee Cervenka on 1st February 1956, in Chicago, Illinois, the U.S, where another singer Jessica Aldean was also born. She is of Irish and Czech descent and holds an American nationality. 

Cervenka's First husband, John Doe

In 1980, the American singer and poet tied the knot with her first spouse John Doe, a professional singer-actor and ex-member of the X band.Singer

Exene and her former husband John Doe posing together
Image: Exene and her former husband John Doe posing together 
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The couple stayed together for five years until they started facing personal issues. The divorce was finalized in late 1985, without leaving a specific reason behind their separation. 

Exene's second Husband

After the divorce, Exene remained single for a year until she met Viggo Mortensen during the set of comedy Salvation!, and began dating. 

On 8th July 1987, Exene and Viggo exchanged their wedding vows in secret ceremonies. Moreover, the pair also shares a son named Henry Blake Mortensen (born on 28 Jan 1988). 

Similar to her previous relationship, Exene and Mortensen decided to live separately in 1992 after living together for three years in Idaho. Five years later, the pair was officially divorced. 

Exene Cervenka's third husband

The famous actress again tied the knot with her third partner Jason Edge after few years f split from her second marriage. The couple also formed a band named Original Sinners

Cervenka and her third husband Jason Edge working on their track
Cervenka and her third husband Jason Edge working on their track
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Exene and Edge stayed together for a few years and decided to separate. Since the split, Cervenka moved from L.A to Missouri, where she stayed for four years, and now she lives in Orange County. 

Cervenka was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis

On 2nd June 2009, Exene announced  that she is diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. Before she was diagnosed, Exene and X supported Sweet Relief, which is a charity organization wihch helps uninsured artists. 

Later in 2011, Cervenka said that she might be misdiagnosed. However, Exene missed her tour due to issues via multiple sclerosis. During an interview in 2015, John Doe cited that Exene was misdiagnosed. 

The Relevant Singer has collaborated with several artists

Besides her singing profession, Exene is also popular for her poems. In 1982, she published Adulterers Anonymous in collaboration with Lydia Lunch

Cervenka also co-owned a store with John Roecker named You've Got Bad Taste. The store provided kitsch and off-color novelties. 

Moreover, Exene made her appearance in the cult video Decouplage 2000: Return of the Goddess in collaboration with the band L7 and Karen Black

How Much Net Worth Does Exene Cervenka Accumulate?

Multi-talented singer and artist has a staggering net worth of $43 million, as of 2020, which is more than another American singer Jordyn Taylor with a total wealth of $2 million.

To date, Exene has released numerous songs and poems that add up to her current net worth. Not to mention, Exene also earns as a poet who is estimated to be more than $62,240 annually. 

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