Iconic Couples United by Music and The Songs

Music has created magic in the lives of numerous musicians. It has united many of them and separated few also. From ‘I got you babe’ to ‘Drunk in love’, here we are looking at most prominent couples in music industry and the songs inspired by their love.

Johnny Cash and June Carter

June Carter started performing from the age of 10 since she was born in a musical family. She met Johnny Cash at Grand Ole Opry in 1950. Their first duet came in 1964 with ‘It Ain’t Me Babe.’ The two gave live performances together for many years before cash proposed her in 1968 in front of the live audience.

Yoko Ono and John Lennon

Yoko Ono was the wife and muse to the Beatles ‘John Lennon’ after meeting him in early 1960s. The musician and the artist inspired several songs for the group, and Lennon wrote songs like, ‘Oh Yoko’ in his career.

Sonny and Cher

As a folk-rock singer duo in 1965, this couple sang their first duo, ‘I got you babe’ in 1965. While Sonny wanted to launch Cher as a solo artsingist, she wanted to sing with him to help her combating her stage fright.

Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown

The pair of Houston and Brown was classic case of good girl falling for the bad boys. The pair met in 1989 at the Soul Train awards and exchanged vows in 1992. The two then worked on Brown’s fourth solo album for the duet, ‘Something in Common’. The couple then separated in 2007.

Courtney Love and Kurt Cobain

The two leaders of renowned group The Hole and Nirvana met in 1990 in an underground rock scene in 1990 and married in Hawaii two years later. Soon after, Love was pregnant with their first child. Cobain wrote the song ‘In Utero’ before he passed away in the memory of his child.

Nick Lachey and Jessica Simpson

Nick Lachey and Jessica Simpson met on the pop music scene as teenagers. They recorded a duet ‘Where You Are’, for her debut album in 1999. Their wedding in 2002 landed them in their own reality show Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica.

Tim Mcgraw and Faith Hill

Mcgraw and Hill are a powerful music couple and have made several award-winning romantic songs such as, and ‘Let’s Make Love’ and ‘Its your Love’ in 2001.

Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton

After singing together the hit number ‘Home’ in 2005, the country pair fell in love, and got married in 2011. Sheldon wrote a beautiful song, ‘Let’s grow old together’.

John Mayer and Katy Perry

The country music’s sensation and on and off couple have been associated together since 2012. The couple is working on a song together again.

Drake and Rihanna

After the release of two hits earlier in this year, Rihaana and Drake have been spotted out at several awards. Despite being busy, she hopped on a plane to perform at Drake’s OVO music festival in this August. This confirms the presence of something between them.