Talk:Joan Osborne

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year of birth[edit]

the [|IMDB] says 1962. What's right?

--afri 10:17, 22 August 2005 (UTC)

They seem to agree now. --Lenoxus 20:28, 26 June 2006 (UTC)

I remember back in the 90s there was a small amount of controversy about her age…she had been promoted as another young female singer/songwriter like Alanis Morissette and she refused to talk about how old she was for a while, then I remember reading an article from later where she said she regretted being secretive about her age and that it was due to pressure from the record label. — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 22:52, 13 February 2014 (UTC)

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exactly why is her sexualiy an issue worthy of discussion here? Because Philwelch will be on here soon nominating her to be a gay icon.-- (talk) 17:07, 14 February 2009 (UTC)

I agree. I am going to remove this section since I can hardly see the relevance to her career. --Jsderwin (talk) 16:34, 21 February 2009 (UTC)

Really? Her sexuality is considerably more relevant to this singer's career than the fact she's had a child...which is included here. Seems the 'de-gaying' of wikipedia continues. Vauxhall1964 (talk) 18:46, 31 December 2009 (UTC)

I think it's worth keeping because it contains a quote and not just speculation or a third-party comment. it's really one of the few facts on her personal life in the entry. I would sooner suggest changing the heading to "Personal Life." (talk) 19:21, 31 March 2009 (UTC)

Interview that could be used[edit] is an interview of Joan Osborne that could provide information on her. It confirms the birth of her daughter as well. Fridae'§Doom | Talk to me 10:56, 15 July 2010 (UTC)