Va va voom!
is kicking off the Jewel on a high note in this low-cut CMA Awards Lorena Sarbu silver beaded long sleeve cocktail dress paired with 's Nirvana Star Clutch. Swarovski
Hands singer kept it simple with loose, beachy waves and nude lip — but we are loving the dramatic, smoky eye!
We think the 41-year-old looks ready to
have a good time at country's biggest night.
What do U think, Perezcious readers?? Hit or miss?
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has always been open about her Jewel rough past following a tussle with an ex-boss that left her homeless when she refused to sleep with him.
In an interview with
late last week, the Today Hands singer revealed a shocking near-death experience after being turned away from care at an ER for not having insurance.
Related: 20 Celebs Who Were Homeless
The 41-year-old shared:
"I almost died in an emergency room because they didn't see me because I didn't have [health] insurance. Thankfully, a doctor had seen me get turned away. I was dying of lead poisoning and he gave me some antibiotics and saved my life."
Wow! But that wasn't even the worst of it:
We absolutely LOVE her!
's been quite the busy girl recently between her new album, Jewel Picking Up The Pieces, and her memoir she just came out with, Never Broken: Songs Are Only Half the Story.
Well, a girl's gotta promote herself which is exactly why she stopped by
last night! Jimmy Kimmel Live!
Related: Jewel Had A Secret Romance With Sean Penn While He Was Separated From Robin Wright!
Though we didn't get to hear her talk about her book or her music, we did get something that we ALWAYS love from her — a song!
Ch-ch-check out Jewel's performance of
Here When Gone (below) off her newest album and let us know what you think!
What is it about writing a memoir that makes celebrities want to spill their juiciest secrets? Because we LOVES it!
Earlier this month,
released her own tell-all titled, Jewel Never Broken: Songs Are Only Half The Story, which chronicles her life and career — but most importantly, it reveals her romantic relationship with ! Sean Penn
Related: Jewel Says Men Wanted To 'F*ck' Her At 8 Years Old!
It gets better! Their relationship started while he was separated from
House of Cards star Robin Wright! AND she says she FELL IN LOVE with him!!!!
The songbird wrote that the whole thing started after her first television appearance on
's show in 1995. Conan O'Brien
When she went back home to Alaska, her dad told her that the
Milk actor had called for her, but he thought it was a prank. She remembered:
"'No sh*t,' I said, chuckling. 'What did you do?'"
Jewel's dad explained that he hung up, only later to find out it really was Sean! Jewel recalled:
is opening up about the serious sexual harassment she's faced pretty much all her life. Jewel
The musician remembers that the lewd comments and sexual advances began from a really young age. We're talking before she was even ten years old!
[ Video: Jewel Covers I Want It That Way! ]
She remembers some of the disgusting things she's been told, saying:
You didn't even know you wanted or needed it!
Let's be real, who doesn't love the ‘90s hits of
Jewel and the Backstreet Boys?!
That's why our hearts were a flutter when Jewel stopped by
CMT's new late-night show, The Josh Wolf Show, and did a cover with the late night host of one of the greatest BSB songs of all time — I Want it that Way (below)!
[ Video: Big Sean Brings Back '90s Sitcoms In His Video For Play No Games! ]
Not only did they kill it in the acoustic version of the song, but they were decked out in all white, mimicking the original music video, and gave us our best boy band moves!
Ch-ch-check out their AH-Mazing rendition (below) and let us know what you think!
We just absolutely adore
Today, the singer celebrates her 41st birthday which we can't believe considering she looks
so good for her age!!!
[ Related: Jewel Is Happy & Productive Post-Split From Hubby! ]
So, in honor of our girl's b-day, let's revisit one of her greatest hits…
Who Will Save Your Soul!!!
Check out the 1995 hit (below)!!
Sigh, so perfect in every way.
Happy birthday, Jewel!!