Presenting Christina Perri Arms Sheet Music. The singer was born in Philadelphia on August 19, 1986. Her song “Jar of Hearts” has gained prominence in the United States after she was featured on the television show So You Think You Can Dance ‘Fox in 2010.
Perri grew up in Bensalem, Pennsylvania (a suburb of Philadelphia) with her older brother, Nick Perri, who previously played guitar with Shinedown, Silvertide, Perry Farrell and Matt Sorum. She taught herself to play guitar at age 16, watching a video of Shannon Hoon of Blind Melon group, on VH1.
Perri moved to Los Angeles on her 21st birthday. Later that year she married and began producing video – clips. She divorced after 18 months and returned to Philadelphia by the end of 2009, during which time he wrote Jar of Hearts. She returned to Los Angeles, Melrose was a waitress in the cafe for a day and night recording.
2010-Present: First Lovestrong The song EP, “Jar of Hearts” was featured on So You Think You Can Dance, during the June 30, 2010. Her first single, “Jar of Hearts” sold 48,000 digital copies, which debuted on the Billboard Hot 100 at # 63 and # 28 on Billboard Hot Digital Songs.Dentro a month, sold over 100,000 copies. Then the music video for “Jar of Hearts” topped VH1’s Top 20 and already has more than 20 million visualizations on Youtube.
Shortly after, Perri made its debut in prime-time television, playing live music on July 10, 2010, in The Early Show on CBS, and also on July 15, 2010 in So You Think You Can Dance. Christina Perri signed a contract with Atlantic Records on July 21, 2010. Perri also appeared on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno on July 29, 2010.
Perri released one EP called The Ocean Way Sessions which was released on November 9, 2010.