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Grammy Award-winning folk singer and songwriter Ani DiFranco's eclectic musical style and politically charged lyrics have made her both a feminist and rock icon.
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DiFranco received the Woman of Courage Award at the National Organization of Women Conference in 2006.
DiFranco self-identifies as bisexual, and in her music, she sings about love for both men and women. In 1998, DiFranco married her sound engineer, Andrew Gilchrist, and they divorced in 2003. In 2007, she had a daughter, Petah Lucia DiFranco Napolitano, with Mike Napolitano, whom she married in 2009.
DiFrance and her family live in New Orleans, Louisiana. Righteous Babe Records remains headquartered in downtown Buffalo, New York.
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