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He was also ranked number 93 on VH1's 100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock. Lenny Kravitz would be named after this uncle, who was killed in action in the Korean War at the age of 19, while defending against a Chinese attack and saving most of his platoon; he was posthumously awarded the Distinguished Service Cross but was denied the Medal of Honor.
Kravitz grew up spending weekdays on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, with his parents, attending P. 6 for elementary school, and weekends at his grandmother Bessie Roker's house in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn. Kravitz grew up listening to the music his parents listened to: R&B, jazz, classical, opera, gospel, and blues.
John Lennon and Bob Marley proved later to be influential as well. Maria Mc Kee, actor Nicolas Cage and musician Slash were his classmates.
In 1978, Kravitz was accepted into the school's well-respected music program.
"I thought it was very interesting that they ended up on the same show," the singer told the fan who was on the phone.
"And Zoë hadn't seen Nicole since she was younger, so it was beautiful that they got to know each other as adults and make this great show together." Kravitz and Kidman started dating in 2002, a couple of years after the Moulin Rouge star divorced Tom Cruise. "I love Lenny, he's a great guy." Kidman had said she was engaged once between her 2000 divorce from Tom Cruise and her 2006 marriage to Keith Urban but never revealed who it was until last year.
Kravitz had met recording engineer/keyboardist/bassist Henry Hirsch in 1985 when recording a demo at his Hoboken, New Jersey recording studio.
He has been nominated for and won other awards, including American Music Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, Radio Music Awards, Brit Awards, and Blockbuster Entertainment Awards. Kravitz, followed in his footsteps to the military, becoming a Private First Class.Kidman made headlines last year when she let slip that she and Kravitz were secretly engaged, while talking about Zoe. "It just wasn't right," she told , but there was a point where we were all kind of living together.I was about 13, and she would take me to see movies; she was so nice to me," she said.Kravitz would go on to collaborate with Hirsch on most of his albums.
Kravitz began working on his debut album with Hirsch over the next year and a half, with Kravitz's father paying for the studio time.
Lenny Kravitz has been grilled about why his relationship with Nicole Kidman didn't last.