"I'm a lot more into that side of things now," she says. I'm pretty bad and I don't walk red carpets usually.She survived sudden stardom to sell more than 40 million albums.We were both single, both elementary school teachers and both content to hang out, smoke a bowl, drink wine and watch DVDs, as we were in our late twenties and fed up with the bar scene.In March of 2009, Jane and I fled Austin during the five-day hipster mayhem that is SXSW Music Festival—for Manhattan, of all places. I won’t reveal any personal facts about my celeb-acquaintance out of respect for her privacy.Jones was born Geetali Norah Shankar on March 30, 1979 in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York, to American concert producer Sue Jones and Indian sitar maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar (birth name Rabindra Shankar Chowdhury).After her parents separated in 1986, Norah lived with her mother, growing up in Grapevine, Texas.
I'm less worried about portraying anything – you sing about different things." The lyrics of The Fall are definitely not shy of honesty.
Ten years on, she has finally got to know her famous father.
So why are pain and heartbreak still providing the inspiration for pop music's mistress of alchemy?
She attended Colleyville Middle School and Grapevine High School before transferring to Booker T.
Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in Dallas.