Cypher attended the University of Texas at Austin. She married actor Lou Diamond Phillips in In , Cypher met Etheridge while directing the music video for the song Bring Me Some Water and split with Phillips in to embark on a relationship with Etheridge. Famous for being one half of one of the first publicly lesbian celebrity couples, Cypher advocated for gay rights. She has also been involved in promotions for PETA.
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Some of her early fans from Vermie's gave her demo tape to Bill Leopold, a friend's husband who worked in the music business. Etheridge auditioned for Leopold, who was so impressed that he offered to represent her on the spot. As Etheridge continued performing in lesbian bars in Los Angeles, Leopold arranged for music executives to come see her play. In , Etheridge sent her demo to Olivia Records, a lesbian record label, but was ultimately rejected. She saved the rejection letter, signed by "the women of Olivia," which was later featured in Intimate Portrait , the Lifetime Television documentary of her life.
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It is rather an open issue right now, and people are more accepting of it. Just like singer Melissa Etheridge relationship with her wife, Linda Wallem. When Etheridge tied the knot with Wallem in , their fans became super happy. Etheridge was in a much-talked relationship with actress Tammy Lynn Michaels in On 20th September , the pair had a commitment ceremony.