Vanessa hates loud cell phone talkers.
Vanessa's pet peeve is slow walkers.
Vanessa shares a birthday with singer Madonna.
Vanessa is planning on releasing a third album in late 2007.
Vanessa's fans are known as "nessaholics."
In 2006, Vanessa worked with Linda Perry to produce her next album.
"Private Radio" was Carlton's second single off of "Harmonium," however it was not released in America, but in Japan and Europe.
"White Houses" was Carlton's first single off of "Harmonium."
"Pretty Baby" was Vanessa Carlton's third single off of "Be Not Nobody."
"A Thousand Miles" reached #5 on The Billboard Hot 100.
Vanessa's second single off "Be Not Nobody" was "Ordinary Day."
Carlton's parents are Ed and Heidi Carlton.
Vanessa has two younger siblings: Gwen and Edmond Carlton.
A Vanessa Carlton song, "Carnival", was later reworked as "Dark Carnival" for the Sony PlayStation game Spy Hunter 2.
She is of Scandinavian descent on her father's side, and of Russian Jewish descent on her mother's.
In 2005, Carlton successfully completed the New York City Marathon.
In September 2005, Carlton entered the studio with producer Linda Perry to record her next album.
"Private Radio" supposed to be the first single off the album "Harmonium".
Harmonium debuted outside of the top thirty on the Billboard 200 album chart.
Carlton provided the descant vocals for the Counting Crows' cover of Joni Mitchell's "Big Yellow Taxi", recorded for the film Two Weeks Notice.
Carlton's debut CD, Be Not Nobody, was released on April 30, 2002.
She attended Columbia University and performed in bars and clubs all over Manhattan.
She went to ballet school in New York City beginning at age 12.
Her current boyfriend is Stephen Jenkins, the lead of "Third Eye Blind."
As of 2006, Vanessa lives in San Francisco.
Her first CD, Be Not Nobody, was certified platinum and debuted at # 5.
Vanessa has released two albums: Harmonium (2004) and Be Not Nobody (2002).