Rufus Wainwright (born July 23, 1973, Rhinebeck, New York) is a Canadian-American singer. He is the son of singers and performers Loudon Wainwright III and Kate McGarrigle. His sister Martha Wainwright is also a well known singer.
Wainwright at the Metropolitan Opera in 2010
|Birth name||Rufus McGarrigle Wainwright|
|Born||July 22, 1973|
Rhinebeck, New York, United States
In 2009 he wrote his first opera, Prima Donna, which was first performed at the Manchester International Festival.
Wainwright made his first album in 1998. It was called Rufus Wainwright.