It’s Jewel Kilcher’s birthday on Thursday or just “Jewel,” as she is better known.
In honor of the 45-year-old singer’s day, we searched the internet to find her most jaw-dropping and hottest looks on the red carpet and stage to date. And there truly have been so many of them. (RELATED: Celebrate Anna Kendrick’s Birthday With Her Hottest Looks [SLIDESHOW])
Born in Payson, Utah, the popular singer got her first big break in the entertainment business after she left Alaska, where she had been raised by her father, a local musician. She first went away to college to Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan. After graduating, she moved out to California and would perform at clubs and coffee shops in San Diego. (RELATED: Check Out The Hottest Looks From The 60th Grammy Awards [SLIDESHOW])
It wasn’t long before some music executives caught wind of her voice and offered her a contract. Her debut album in 1995 titled “Pieces of You” was a huge hit, going on to become one of the best-selling albums of all time. Several singles off that album, called “You Were Meant For Me” and “Foolish Games,” became immediate hits, with music lovers taking it to number 2 on the Hot 100 list. (RELATED: Celebrate Kate Upton’s Birthday With These Unforgettable Shots [SLIDESHOW])
Her unique voice quickly earned her fans. I can recall myself the first time I heard “Who Will Save Your Soul.” It was unlike any female voice I had ever heard and I rushed out to get the album. (SLIDESHOW: These Women On Instagram Hate Wearing Clothes)
During her career, she has also scored four Grammy nominations and, as of 2015, she has sold more than 30 million albums worldwide. (RELATED: Celebrate Samantha Hoopes’ Birthday With Her Hottest Looks)
On top of all that talent, she is drop-dead gorgeous. But you don’t have to take our word for it. Check out this list of her best looks and let us know if you agree. (RELATED: Take A Look Back At Adriana Lima’s Career With Victoria’s Secret)
Here’s to hoping this year is her greatest one yet. Happy Birthday, Jewel!