- Name: FKA Twigs
- Age: 30 years old
- Height: 5ft 3in (160 cm)
- Occupation: Singer
- Net Worth: US $3 Million
- Status: Alive
FKA Twigs is an English singer/songwriter, music producer and dancer. Her music include a mix of electronic, R&B, trip hop and avant-garde. She rose to prominence with the album, LP1 (2014), and the EP, M3LL155X (2015). Twigs was born Tahliah Debrett Barnett on January 16, 1988, in Gloucestershire, England. Her father is Jamaican, while her mother is a mix of English and Spanish. She was raised primarily by her mother and stepfather. Twigs attended St Edward’s School in Cheltenham. She studied ballet.
Twigs began writing her own song lyrics in her mid teens. Her early music influences include Billie Holiday, Marvin Gaye and Ella Fitzgerald. Twigs moved to South London at age 17 to pursue dance. Her dance moves can be seen in videos for Ed Sheeran, Jessie J, Kylie Minogue and several others. She was featured in a 2011 comedy sketch “Beyonce Wants Groceries” for BBC. Twigs’ debut EP, EP1, was independently released in December 2012. It was re-released by Young Turks in Japan (2014) and later in the United States (2016). It featured four songs, “Weak Spot”, “Ache”, “Breathe” and “Hide”. Her second EP, EP2, followed in September 2013. It was supported by the promotional single “Water Me”. The official video for Water Me has been viewed more than 18 million times on YouTube. EP2 peaked at #13 on the Billboard Heatseekers Albums chart. It featured production from Arca (Alejandro Ghersi). Twigs was selected for BBC’s Sound of 2014 prize. She was also dubbed 1 of Billboards 14 artists to watch in 2014.
Twigs’s full-length album, LP1, arrived in August 2014. It charted at #16 in the UK and #30 in the US. It was led by the singles “Two Weeks”, “Pendulum” and “Video Girl”. The album was nominated for the 2014 Mercury Prize and a 2015 Grammy Award. Twigs’ third EP, M3LL155X, was released in August 2015 by Young Turks. It featured production from Boots and Tic. M3LL155X was met with mostly positive reviews by critics. It was led by the single “In Time”. Other tracks from the project include “Figure 8”, “I’m Your Doll”, “Mothercreep” and “Glass & Patron”. Twigs started off 2016 with the single “Good to Love”. She performed the song live on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon in February 2016.
In addition to singing/dancing, Twigs is a director and choreographer. She’s signed to the London production company, Academy Films. Her credits include 10+ music videos between 2012 and 2016. She released the short film, #throughglass, for Google Glass in October 2014.PERSONAL
FKA Twigs stands 5ft 3in tall and she’s of Jamaican, English and Spanish ancestry. Her personal net worth is estimated at $3 million. The moniker “Twigs” came about due to her ability to crack her joints. Twigs began a relationship with Twilight actor Robert Pattinson in 2014. They became engaged in April 2015 but called off the engagement in October 2017.
FKA Twigs Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Tahliah Debrett Barnett
- Birthday: January 16, 1988
- How Old : Age: 30 years old
- Place of Birth: Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 3in (160 cm)
- Occupation: Singer, Songwriter, Music Producer, Dancer
- Years Active: 2005-present
- Net Worth & Salary: US $3 Million
- Partner(s): Robert Pattinson
- Death-O-Meter: Alive