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She is the co-founder and lead vocalist of the rock band Evanescence. She has performed collaborations with artists such as Korn , Seether , and David Hodges. She possesses a mezzo-soprano vocal range. She has two sisters, Carrie and Lori. Lee had a younger sister, Bonnie,  who died in at the age of three from an unidentified illness,  and a brother named Robby who died in  after struggling with severe epilepsy for most of his life. Lee's family moved to many places, including West Palm Beach, Florida ,  and Rockford, Illinois ,  and eventually settled in Little Rock, Arkansas , where Evanescence was formed. Lee graduated from Pulaski Academy , a private school in Little Rock, in The first was written when she was eleven years old and wanted to become a classical composer, and the second was for an eighth grade assignment. Lee co-founded the rock band Evanescence with guitarist Ben Moody. In , Evanescence recorded the longer EP Origin.
When Evanescence first broke out in , no one really knew what to make of them. Despite rising on the Billboard Hot and Top 40 charts and scoring five Grammy nominations including two wins , Evanescence were imperfect outsiders who crashed into the mainstream when popular music just so happened to be at its most polished. The sound of their debut album, Fallen — a distinctive synthesis of sweeping orchestral drama; dark, gothic nu-metal; and big, pop-friendly hooks — was subversive and unexpected. And lead singer Amy Lee , with her commanding, celestial voice and faerie-goth aesthetic complete with corsets and striped arm warmers was like no other pop star at the time. The track features collaboration from some of Lee's rock peers, including Taylor Momsen and Lzzy Hale of Halestorm, as well as friends and family members, such as the musician's sisters.
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