Top 10 Music Acts Where Two or More Bandmates Were in a Romantic Relationship
The Top Ten
I read somewhere (years ago) that before they settled on ABBA, they were called The Engaged Couples. Is this true? - Britgirl
A group composed of two couples:
Agnetha Fältskog and Björn Ulvaeus were married from 1971-1980 and have 2 children.
Benny Andersson and Anni-Frid Lyngstad began dating in 1969 and were married from 1978-1981 (no children).
The group ended with their divorces in the early 80s. - Metal_Treasure
This always makes me smile. Lindsey, (traditionally a female name) is a man and Stevie (traditionally a male name) is a woman! Haha. - Britgirl
Stevie Nicks and Lindsey Buckingham were in a relationship from 1970-1976. Lindsey Buckingham was a lead guitarist and one of the vocalists of Fleetwood Mac
Stevie Nicks and Mick Fleetwood were in a relationship from 1977-1978. Mick Fleetwood was the drummer and co-founder of Fleetwood Mac - Metal_Treasure
Debbie Harry and Chris Stein were a couple from the 70s to 1989 when they broke up but continued to work together. Never married but Debbie Harry took a few years off to care for Chris who in 1983 was diagnosed with pemphigus, a rare autoimmune disease.
In 1999, Stein married the actress Barbara Sicuranza, and they have two daughters. As of 2016, he was still touring and recording with Blondie. - Metal_Treasure
They were married from 1962-1978 and their musical relationship ended with the divorce. - Metal_Treasure
Sadly, everyone knows how this turned out... - Swellow
Angela Gossow (vocalist) and Michael Amott (guitarist, founder) were in a relationship for about 10 years but never married and eventually parted ways in the early 2010s.
Angela Gossow got accusations that she had only gotten the job in Arch Enemy due to her relationship with Amott. To which she replied:
"No, I didn't get the job due to this [being involved in a relationship with Mike] - I almost lost the gig in Arch Enemy because of this." - Metal_Treasure
Jack White (John Anthony Gillis) and Meg White were married from 1996-2000 but for a few years they pretended they were siblings. The band had their greatest success after their divorce. - Metal_Treasure
Sharon den Adel (singer) and Robert Westerholt (guitarist) are co-founders of the band and they are also a married couple with 3 children (by far). - Metal_Treasure
Arcade Fire formed in 2001 and 2 members got married in 2003 - Win Butler and Régine Chassagne. - Metal_Treasure
Yoko Ono and John Lennon - a well known story. - Metal_Treasure
Gwen Stefani and Tony Kanal were in a 7 year relationship. - Metal_Treasure
Stefanie Kloß (singer) and Thomas Stolle (guitar) are a couple, and she is currently pregnant with his child. - Martin_Canine
In 1978 Emilio Estefan (band leader) married their singer Gloria Fajardo, aka Gloria Estefan. They have been married ever since and also their partnership in music is still alive as of 2018.
Emilio has won 19 Grammy Awards. - Metal_Treasure
Judith Holofernes (singer) and Pola Roy (drums) are married since 2006. - Martin_Canine
The current line up of the duo, Dahvie Vanity and Fallon Vendetta, are together. Since Dahvie alternately calls Fallon his fiancé, wife or girlfriend, I am not sure about their relationship's current status. - Martin_Canine