Singer and songwriter, Lauren Hashian, had always lived a private and quiet life despite coming from a famous family. Her musician father, Sib Hashian, is best known for playing the drums for the popular rock band, Boston. However, not much was known of her until she got into a relationship with famous ex-wrestler and actor, Dwayne Johnson who is popularly known as The Rock. Being the girlfriend of a celebrity automatically brought with it the attention and focus of the media.
Background and Career Beginnings
Lauren Hashian, the daughter of John Thomas and Suzanne Hashian was born in Lynnfield, Massachusetts, on September 8, 1984. Although she is American by nationality, she has an Italian and Armenian background. She went to Lynnfield High School and after high school, she relocated to Boston at the age of twenty, where she attended Emerson College, studying Public Relation and Communication and later graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in the year 2006.
She is a singer and songwriter who took an interest in music as a child, being fathered by a musician. As mentioned earlier, Lauren’s father was a drummer, and she would always sing along with her father while he played the drum around the house. In the year 2005, she took part in the American Talent Hunt reality show R U The Girl?, a show that was hosted by TLC’s Chili and T-Boz.
Hashian was able to make it to the final stage but didn’t emerge as the winner. She once worked for Warner Music Group and she was in their creative licensing department, and then, later on, worked at Paramount Picture’s Motion in the music department for two years – beginning from November 2010 to 2012.
Lauren Hashian was the co-writer of Ya Boi Shad’s Only You. Lauren also had several performances on stage with her father and other musicians including guitarist Barry Goudreau. In 2017, she featured Walter French in the music video Go Hard.
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All You Need To Know About Her Family
Lauren’s father John Thomas Hashian popularly known as Sib Hashian was born on August 7, 1949. He was an American musician who was mostly known as the drummer for Boston, a rock band mostly known in the 1970s and ’80s. Unfortunately, while performing on a cruise ship in March 2017, he collapsed and died and at the age of 67. According to information gathered, the cause of his death was a sudden heart attack.
Suzanne Hashian, Lauren’s mother was a Dallas Playboy Club Bunny. Lauren Hashian also has two siblings; Adam Hashian her brother and her sister Aja Hashian who is also a songwriter. The two sisters have written several songs together.
Relationship With The Rock
Although Lauren Hashian comes from a popular family who are well known for their music culture, she has as much as possible tried to avoid media publications as she is a really private person. But she really could not hide for so long as love saw to it that she was exposed to the limelight.
She started dating famous ex-pro wrestler and Hollywood actor Dwayne Johnson popularly known as The Rock who was born on May 2, 1972. They first met in 2006 in Boston when he was working on the movie The Game Plan. At the time, Johnson was still married to Dany Garcia, his ex-wife. The duo would start dating officially in 2007 after Johnson divorced his wife. Even though he is divorced from Garcia, they both still have a good working relationship as Garcia still serves as Dwayne Johnson’s manager and they also share custody of their daughter – Simone Alexandra Johnson.
Lauren Hashian and Dwayne Johnson were together for over a decade before tying the knot. He explained in an interview with ET, that they once had plans of getting married earlier but then she got pregnant and she wasn’t going to take pictures in her wedding dress with a protruding stomach and so they shelved the plans. The two finally tied the knot on the 18th of August 2019.
They have two girls together; Jasmine who was born on December 16, 2015, and Tatiana Gia the second daughter was born on April 7, 2018. Lauren tries as much as she can to be off-camera for the sake of her family especially her daughters. Little wonder why she doesn’t appear much with him on the red carpet as would be expected of couples who have been together for as long as they have.