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Rufus Wainwright. Photo: V Tony Hauser

Rufus Wainwright. Photo: V Tony Hauser

Rufus Wainwright. Photo: V Tony Hauser

Rufus Wainwright (48) is a singer-songwriter and composer renowned for his engaging performances. He is the son of musicians Loudon Wainwright III and Kate McGarrigle. Born in New York, he was raised in Montreal and now lives in LA with his husband Jorn. His daughter Viva also lives in LA, with her biological mother Lorca Cohen, daughter of Leonard.

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