DETROIT (AP) — Jack White shocked followers by marrying musician Olivia Jean on stage throughout his Detroit homecoming present Friday.
The Detroit-born singer, songwriter and producer invited Jean onstage to affix his efficiency and launched her as his girlfriend.
White requested her to marry him throughout a rendition of tune ‘Lodge Yorba’ and proper earlier than the lyric “let’s get married.”
Jean, a fellow Detroit native, teared up and mentioned sure, the Detroit Free Press reported. White then carried her offstage.
The 2 later re-emerged for an encore and married in an onstage ceremony officiated by Ben Swank, a co-founder of White’s report label.
Jean is a part of the label’s storage goth rock band Black Belles, which is on hiatus, and can be signed by his label as a solo artist.
White, who based the White Stripes, was beforehand married twice. His Friday present was his first hometown solo present since 2018, and kicked off his Provide Chain Points Tour and launch of his new album “Concern of the Daybreak.”