• Allison Bridges is an American former model, yoga instructor, and ex-wife of Chris Robinson.
• She graduated from New York University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in photography in 1995 and became a sought-after fashion model.
• Allison and Chris Robinson began dating in 2007, married in 2009, and divorced in 2018.
• Allison's hobbies are yoga, meditation, music, movie watching, traveling, and being in nature.
• Her estimated net worth is over $500,000, while Chris' estimated net worth is over $9 million.
Who is Chris Robinson’s ex-wife? Allison Bridges Wiki Bio
Allison Bridges was born in New York USA in 1973 – she holds American nationality and is a former model and yoga instructor, but probably best known for being the ex-wife of American musician Chris Robinson.
Childhood and education
Allison was raised in a middle-class family somewhere in the state of New York – she was very sporting while attending high school, as she competed at several sports, while her interest in yoga was also born during those years. After matriculation, enrolled at New York University, graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in photography in 1995.
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Career as a yoga instructor and other ventures
Allison began practicing yoga while attending University, and was simultaneously taking photography classes – after graduation, she launched her career as a photographer. Around the same time, Allison was noticed by a modelling scout, and quickly became a sought-after fashion model. She kept practicing yoga, and eventually decided to become an instructor. She enrolled into the Jivamukti Yoga Teacher Training Course, and in 2003 received her certification which allowed her to start working as a yoga instructor.
Being amongst the most popular yoga teachers in New York, Allison believes yoga can help ease your physical and mental pain, and so bring an end to the people’s suffering – she also believes that yoga can bring joy into everyone’s life. She doesn’t allow her yoga classes to become boring, and so regularly comes up with new things – she often plays music during her lessons.
Love life and marriage with Chris Robinson
Allison and Chris Robinson, the lead singer of The Black Crowes band, began dating in 2007 shortly after he divorced his wife Kate Hudson, a popular American actress.
The two dated for two years before Chris announced in the summer of 2009 right after the release of his album “Before the Front… Until the Freeze” that Allison was pregnant – they married the same year, and Allison and Chris welcomed their daughter Cheyenne Genevieve Robinson on 26 December 2009. However, Allison and Chris divorced in October 2018.
Chris was married two times before meeting Allison, to actress Lala Sloatman from September 1996 until 1998. In December 2000 he married Kate Hudson, another actress, and she gave birth to their son in January 2004 – the two filed for divorce on 17 November 2006 which was finalized on 22 October 2007, granting them joint custody.
Likes and other interests
Allison’s main hobby is yoga and she does it on a daily basis – she is also very keen on meditation which she believes to be closely connected to yoga. She enjoys listening to music which is one reason she plays it during her yoga lessons – she likes to listen to Chris’ band and to old rock groups such as Aerosmith and AC/DC. Allison is also keen on watching movies, and her favorite actor and actress are Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts, while her favorite movies include “Groundhog Day” and “Lost in Translation”.
She has done a bit of travelling over the years, and likes to spend her free time in nature surrounded by trees – she prefers to spend her summer either somewhere close to the ocean or high up in the mountains. She is a lover of animals, and one thing she cannot stand is seeing people abuse innocent animals.
Appearance and net worth
Allison is 51 years old. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, is 5ft 5ins (1.65m) tall, and weighs around 125lbs (57kgs) – as of late-2019, her net worth is over $500,000, while her Chris’ net worth is over $9 million.
Who is Chris Robinson, Allison’s ex-husband?
Christopher Mark Robinson was born in Marietta, Georgia USA, on 20 December 1966 – his zodiac sign is Sagittarius and he holds American nationality. Chris is a musician, best recognized as the singer of The Black Crowes rock ‘n’ roll band.
He grew up alongside his brother Rich in Marietta, raised by Nancy Jane and Stanley Stan Robinson – Stanley was a singer who had a single hit song entitled “Boom-A-Dip-Dip”; he died in September 2013. Chris and Rich grew up listening to The Rolling Stones and The Faces, and in the ‘80s they began playing in clubs around Atlanta.
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Chris attended Wofford College in Spartanburg in South Carolina, graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1988.
The two brothers formed the Mr. Crowe’s Garden band in the ‘80s, renamed to The Black Crowes in 1989 – their debut album “Shake Your Money Maker” was released on 13 February 1990. In the following nine years, the band released six albums, while band members often changed – the band took a break from performing in early 2002.
After The Black Crowes went on hiatus, Chris launched his solo career with his “The Red Road” song which served as “The Banger Sisters” movie soundtrack in 2002 – his debut album entitled “New Earth Mud” was released in October, while his second album, “This Magnificent Distance”, was released in the summer of 2004.
The Black Crowes came back together in 2005 and released their live album “Brothers of a Feather: Live at the Roxy” in July 2007, and another album, “Warpaint”, on 4 March 2008. The band broke up on 15 January 2015, but reunited again on 11 November 2019. Chris made a cameo appearance in an episode of “The Kids in the Hall” sketch show in 1994, and was featured in “The People Speak” documentary film shot in 2009.