Ryan Adams Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets


30th April 2015

Fact: Indie rocker Ryan Adams thrilled fans at a Nashville, Tennessee concert on Tuesday (28Apr15) by covering fellow singer Bryan Adams' hit song Summer of '69. The performance comes 13 years after Ryan reportedly kicked a fan out of a gig after he jokingly asked the rocker to perform near-namesake Bryan's signature song.


23rd May 2013

Fact: Newlywed actress Katrina Bowden walked down the aisle to Aerosmith's I Don't Want To Miss A Thing and enjoyed her first dance as Mrs. Ben Jorgensen to the sounds of Ryan Adams' cover of Wonderwall. The 30 Rock star wed the musician last weekend (19May13) in a romantic ceremony at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden in New York and has since shared photos from her big day with readers of Us Weekly magazine.


5th November 2011

Tweet: "Happy Bday, Ryan Adams! So happy I pulled off my sneaky surprise visit and get to spend your day with you." Singer Mandy Moore wishes her rocker husband Ryan Adams a happy birthday on Twitter.com.


30th September 2011

Quote: "She's like my kid sister. We talk all the time. I told her I was making a record and she goes, 'Well cool. I'll play piano'. It was that simple." Ryan Adams on his relationship with singer Norah Jones, who appears on three songs on his upcoming album Ashes & Fire.


12th May 2011

Tweet: "Promised the hubby i'd find him a royal wedding mug while i'm here in the uk. the hunt begins." Mandy Moore is keen to bag a souvenir of Britain's recent royal wedding for her husband Ryan Adams.


29th November 2010

Quote: "Like in Rapunzel, we have more in common than originally meets the eye." Singer/actress Mandy Moore insists she and her rocker husband Ryan Adams are well-matched, despite their 10-year age gap.


28th November 2010

Quote: "I don't know about a duet. But I would love to work with him on the next record. I'm sure he'll be involved in some way. We work well together." Pop star Mandy Moore contemplates a collaboration with her rocker husband Ryan Adams.


17th March 2010

Fact: Rocker Ryan Adams is adopting a heavier sound for his latest album - he's recorded a metal record, titled Orion, which will be released in a vinyl format.


25th September 2009

Fact: Rocker Ryan Adams has auctioned off a collection of his own artwork to raise funds for AIDS and homelessness charities. The exhibits will be on display at the Morrison Hotel Gallery in New York until 15 October (09).


6th August 2009

Quote: "My husband and I have been watching a lot of Moonlighting randomly. He introduced me to it and I have to say, I'm sort of obsessed with that era." Pop star/actress Mandy Moore and husband Ryan Adams are huge fans of Bruce Willis and Cybill Shepherd's hit detective show.


18th April 2009

Quote: "In terms of collaborating in the future, I wouldn't rule it out as a possibility. You know, if he ever needs a job or something, maybe he can audition for my band." Mandy Moore jokes about working with her rocker husband Ryan Adams.


3rd April 2009

Fact: Newlywed Ryan Adams has quit smoking with the help of a hypnotist.


11th December 2008

Fact: Rocker Ryan Adams has been promoted to staff writer on America's BlackBook magazine after he completed a internship at the fashion and culture publication.


20th November 2008

Quote: "Fame is an unnatural construct and those who go in search of it are the least likely to find it. I mean, really, does anyone want to sit through a show by The Killers?" Ryan Adams sparks a new rock feud with the MR. BRIGHTSIDE hitmakers.


2nd November 2008

Quote: "People need to reinvestigate GLITTER. I'm settled enough in my masculinity to say I don't see anything wrong with Glitter." Rocker Ryan Adams admits he's a fan of Mariah Carey's 2001 movie.


29th October 2008

Fact: Ryan Adams and his band THE CARDINALS played a secret gig in front of a handful of fans at New York's intimate Cafe Select on Tuesday (28Oct08) to celebrate the U.S. release of their latest album, Cardinology.


18th July 2008

Fact: Ryan Adams has signed a deal with book company Akashic to publish his poetry.


22nd October 2007

Quote: "Life on the road hasn't changed at all. I just no longer get dead-drunk wasted and disappear to some hotel in Tijuana." Rocker Ryan Adams on his newfound sobriety.


6th August 2007

Fact: Ryan Adams will play as part of Cowboy Junkies' backing band at a special concert celebrating the 20th anniversary of the cult rockers' 1987 album THE TRINITY SESSIONS in London this October (07).


23rd July 2007

Quote: "My biggest connection is with Batman - he's a dark dude, he has women trouble, he may or may not have been a drunk. I can identify with those things." Ryan Adams is a comic book fan.


2nd July 2007

Quote: "I'm just a singer and I feel you ought to put me in a flight case after the gigs. I mean, I go with all the guitar stands and amps." Prolific singer/songwriter Ryan Adams is just part of the musical furniture.


29th June 2007

Quote: "Absolutely no f**king way. You couldn't pay me. Well, you could give me a million bucks and I'd do a half-assed job and say, 'Thank you very much.'" Ryan Adams has no plans to perform without his backing band THE CARDINALS.


4th June 2007

Quote: "I ignore the people that say I'm at fault for being a hard worker. It's completely unreasonable." Ryan Adams discusses critics who complain he releases too much material. In 2005, the rocker released three studio discs, one of which was a double album.


9th March 2007

Fact: American rocker Ryan Adams will play a special album launch for new record EASY TIGER at the ancient pagan stone circles of Stonehenge in Wiltshire, England later this year (07).


16th November 2006

Fact: Prolific songwriter Ryan Adams has posted eight albums-worth of new material on his website www.ryan-adams.com. The new tracks feature one collaboration with action star CHUCK NORRIS.


29th September 2006

Fact: Ryan Adams is streaming a new track, LOOK WHO'S GOT A WEBSITE, online - and the country rocker raps on it.


7th March 2006

Fact: Tim Mcgraw's new hits compilation, TIM MCGRAW REFLECTED: HITS VOL. 2, will feature a new song, I'VE GOT FRIENDS THAT DO, written by Ryan Adams.


21st November 2005

Fact: <p>Prolific rocker Ryan Adams will release 29, his third album of 2005, in December (05). </p>


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