Jackson Smith and Meg White are going to be marriedMay 6th, 2009 - 3:27 am ICT by GD
There is news that Drummer Meg White is engaged to be married to Guitarist Jackson Smith. While Meg White is the drummer with the band White Stripes, Guitarist Jackson Smith is the son of iconic rockers, Fred Smith and Patti Smith. Jackson Smith was the guitarist with the now disbanded group Spades. The announcement was made by White’s representative.
Few will know that this is going to be Meg White’s second marriage. She was earlier married to Jack White, her band mate of White Stripes. They were married in 1996 but got divorced after four years of marriage in the year 2000. The couple even had two children. Since the divorce both have moved on, Jack White married Karen Elson, a model, in 2005. In one of the strangest revelations, Jack and Meg declared that they were siblings but official records proved that they were married for four years after which they got divorced.
The representative of Meg White confirmed “Meg and Jackson will be married some time this year.” There are reports that the two are set to get married on May 22 in Nashville. They marriage is being greatly hyped because both are members of Detroit’s most well-known musical families. According to some reports, the couple came close to each other last summer and they are currently living together at Meg’s home. News has it that the marriage will take place at a private wedding site but they will have a reception in Detroit once they are married.
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