Christine McVie

British rock singer, songwriter

Christine McVie (born Christine Anne Perfect on 12 July 1943) is an English singer-songwriter and keyboardist. She is best known for being a member of rock band Fleetwood Mac.[1] Eight songs written and sung by McVie are on the band's Greatest Hits album. They include "Don't Stop", "Little Lies", "Everywhere" and "You Make Loving Fun". She has also released three solo albums.

Christine McVie
Christine McVie - Fleetwood Mac (1977).jpg
McVie in 1977
Background information
Birth nameChristine Anne Perfect
Born (1943-07-12) 12 July 1943 (age 77)
Bouth, Cumbria, England
GenresBlues, pop rock, soft rock, pop
Occupation(s)Singer-songwriter, keyboardist
InstrumentsVocals, keyboards, piano, accordion, percussion, harmonica, guitar
Years active1967–1998, 2004, 2013–present
LabelsBlue Horizon, Reprise, E1 (US), Sanctuary
Associated actsFleetwood Mac, Chicken Shack

In 1998, as a member of Fleetwood Mac, McVie was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. She also received the Brit Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music. After retiring from the band, she worked on solo material. McVie appeared on stage with Fleetwood Mac at London's O2 Arena in September 2013. She rejoined the band in January 2014. Her first full shows since her return were during Fleetwood Mac's On with the Show tour in October 2014.[2] In 2014, McVie received the British Academy's Ivor Novello Award for Lifetime Achievement.[3]


With Fleetwood Mac:


  1. "Christine McVie". Retrieved 7 June 2014.
  2. "A Band Member Returns to the Fold".
  3. Pakinkis, Mike (22 May 2014). "Ivor Novello Awards 2014: All the winners". Music Week. London, England: Intent Media. Retrieved 5 November 2014.