Music feeling whose hit music and albums were inspired by classical opera. His curiosity about opera developed quickly before he reached his teenagers. He was sexually assaulted when he was 14 and battled for quite some time to come quickly to terms using the occurrence. His debut record, Rufus Wainwright, was an instantaneous hit with Moving Rock naming him Greatest New Musician of 1998. He was the kid of folk vocalist and professional Loudon Wainwright III and folk vocalist Kate McGarrigle. His sister was Martha Wainwright. His parents had been alert to his homosexuality young, but they merely could not deal with it and thought we would never treat it. In 2012 he wedded Jörn Weisbrodt. Each of them, with their friend Lorca Cohen possess a daughter called Viva. He toured with fellow musician Tori Amos to market his second record, Poses, in 2001.