Dionne Warwick BioGraphy

Her’s full name is Marie Dionne Warrick. She is an American singer as well as a television host, a former Goodwill Ambassador for the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

Dionne Warwick BioGraphy

She took her tiny steps for the first time in this world on December 12, 1940. Marie’s birthplace is Orange, New Jersey United States. At present the age of this singer is 80 years. Marie has American nationality. Her mother’s name is Lee Drinkard Warrick. And her father’s name is Mancel Warrick. Lee Drinkard Warrick was a manager of Drinkard Singers by profession. Mancel was a Pullman Porter, Chef, Record Promoter and CPA by profession. This singer was named after her aunt after her mother. She has a sister and brother. Her sister’s name is Delia (“Dee Dee”). Her sister died in 2008. Her brother’s name is Mansell Jr. In 1968 her brother was killed in an accident at the age of 21. Lee Drinkard Warrick and Mancel Warrick were African American. The singer also has Native American and Dutch ancestry.This actress grew up in East Orange, New Jersey. For a time, this future actress was a Girl Scout.

Education Qualification

She took admission in East Orange High School to do her high school studies. From where she completed high school in 1959. After that this future singer took admission in Hart College of Music in West Hartford, Connecticut. where she pursued her passion for music. This singer did some work with her group singing for recording sessions in New York City. This singer had met Burt Bacharach during one of the sessions. Burt Bacharach hired This Future Singer to record the songs and the lyrics were written by songwriter Hal David. The singer later signed his own record deal.

Drinkard Singers

This Singer’s Many Families Drinked Singers is a well-known family gospel group. Also several were members of the RCA recording cast. RCA recording artists often performed in the New York metropolitan area.Th original  group is known as the Drinkard Jubilaires.

Personal Life

she married William Elliot in 1966. Then her husband was actor and drummer. Marie divorced William Elliot in May 1967. The couple had reconciled a few months after the divorce. In August 1967, Marie remarried William Elliot in Milan, Italy. The couple lived in East Orange, Jersey on January 18, 1969. Then Marie Dionne Warrick gave birth to William Elliot’s first son. Whom she named David Elliott. Warrick gave birth to William Elliott’s second son in 1973. Whose name she has named Damon Elliott. Marie split from William Elliott on May 30, 1975. In December 1975, Marie divorced William in Los Angeles. The singer was arrested in 2002 at Miami International Airport for possession of marijuana.

When this singer lived in Brazil, she studied Portuguese. She divided her time between Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo. Because of her mother’s illness, she had moved from Brazil to the United States with her mother and sister to live. In an interview on the talk-show Programa do Jo in April 2010, she mentioned Brazil as her location. The singer intends to spend the rest of her life in Brazil after retiring. Mancel Warrick, Jr 1993 A former Los Angeles police officer. Her older brother co-wrote the Warwick-Whitney Houston duet “Love Will Find a Way” with Terry Steele.Which was featured on this singer’s album Friends Can Be Lovers.

Real Name Marie Dionne Warrick
Other Name
Age 80 Year Old
Date Of Birth December 12, 1940
Nationality United States
Religion Christian
Gender Female
Birth Place Orange, New Jersey,  United State
  • Singer
  • Actress
  • Television show host
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
  • R&B
  • Soul
  • Pop
  • Gospel
  • Vocals
  • Scepter
  • Warner Bros.
  • Arista
  • River North
  • Concord
  • Rhino
Associated acts Various
Active year 1955–present
Father Name Mancel Warrick
Mother Name Lee Drinkard Warrick
Sister Name Dee Dee Warwick
Brother  Name Mancel Warrick, Jr
Children Name
  • Damon Elliott
  • David Leland Elliott
Husband Name
  • William Elliott (m. 1967–1975)
  • William Elliott (m. 1966–1967)
Other Relatives
  • Cissy Houston (maternal aunt)
  • Whitney Houston (maternal first cousin)
  • Gary Garland (maternal first cousin)
  • Bobbi Kristina Brown (maternal first cousin once removed)
  • Leontyne Price (maternal cousin)
School East Orange High School
University University of Hartford Hartt School
Qualification Graduate
Physical Status
Dionne Warwick BioGraphy Cover Pic
Height 5 feet 7 inches
Body Slim
Weight 66 kg
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Blonde
Shoe Size Don’t Know
Bra size 34 B
Butt Size Approx 34 inches
Waist Size Approx 25 inches
Dress Size 5.5 (US) Approx
Sexual Orientation Straight
Relationship Status
Are you married ? Yes
Is she Lesbian No
Any Affair No
Boy Friend Name
Husband Name
  • William Elliott (m. 1967–1975)
  • William Elliott (m. 1966–1967)


She won the award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance in 1969 for the song Do You Know the Way to San Jose. In 1971, she won the Best Female Pop Vocal Performance Award for the song I’ll Never Fall in Love Again. In 1980, she won Best Female Pop Vocal Performance for the song “I’ll Never Love This Way Again” and Best Female R&B Vocal Performance for the song Déj Vu. In 1987, she won the award for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal for the song That’s What Friends Are For.

Net Worth

The net worth of {“I’ll Never Love This Way Again”} singer is around $500 Thousand

Social Media

Next Singer : Jada Pinkett Smith BioGraphy

Leave a Comment