FKA twigs

FKA twigs

FKA twigs
Quick Facts About Tahliah Barnett
Celebrated Name FKA twigs
Age 36 years old
Nick Name Twigs
Birth Name Tahliah Debrett Barnett
Birth Date 1988-01-16
Gender Female
Profession English singer-songwriter
Nationality English
Place of Birth Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England
Ethnicity mixed
Religion Christianity
Horoscope Capricorns
Mother Bonita Barnett
Sexualorientation straight
School St Edward's School
College Croydon College
Marital Status straight
Boyfriend Matty Healy
Net Worth $4 million
Salary $300 thousand per year
Height 5 ft 3 inches
Weight 51 Kg
Body Measurement 33-24-33 inches
Bra Size 38B(US)
Dress Size 4 (US)
Shoe Size 9 (US)
Hair Color black
Eye Color dark brown

FKA Twigs, an English singer-songwriter, is well-known for her debut studio album, LP1, released in 2014.  reached number 16 on the UK Albums Chart and number 30 on the US Billboard 200. Upon release, LP1 was highly praised and likened by the public and was among the favorite list. The album spawned three singles: "Two Weeks", "Pendulum" and "Video Girl". The album was nominated for the 2014 Mercury Prize and the award for Best Recording Package at the 2015 Grammy Awards.

Who is FKA Twigs?

FKA Twigs is an English singer, songwriter, dancer, and actress. She has won a MOBO Award, two UK Music Video Awards, two Music Producers Guild Awards, one YouTube Music Award, a The South Bank Sky Arts Award, and an AIM Independent Music Award. Her single "Cellophane" received a Grammy Award nomination for Best Music Video.

Twigs begin her career in dancing at the age of 17. To pursue a dancing career, she moved to South London and started working as a backup dancer. She made her musical debut with the extended play EP1 in 2012. Her debut studio album, LP1, was released in 2014 and reached number 16 on the UK Albums Chart and number 30 on the US Billboard 200. It was later nominated for the 2014 Mercury Prize.

Her second studio album was Magdalene released in 2019. After signing with Atlantic Records, she released the mixtape Caprisongs in 2022. On 16 June 2022, Barnett released "Killer", the lead single to her upcoming third studio album. 

Where is FKA Twigs from?

FKA Twigs was born on 16 January 1988 in Cheltenham, a spa town and borough on the edge of the Cotswolds in the county of Gloucestershire, England. Her birth name is Tahliah Debrett Barnett. She holds an English nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity. Her star sign is Capricorns. She is a follower of Christianity. 

Twigs was born to a Jamaican father, a musician, and an English mother of partly Spanish descent who used to be a dancer and gymnast. Her parents divorced when she was still a baby and was raised by her mother and stepfather (who was also a musician), in Gloucestershire. 

She attended St Edward's School, a private Catholic school in Cheltenham. At the age of 17, she moved to South London to pursue a career as a dancer, where she also enrolled at the BRIT School. After changing her focus from dance to music, she transferred from the BRIT School to Croydon College to pursue an education in fine arts. 

Who is FKA Twigs boyfriend?

FKA Twigs is currently dating an English musician Matty Healy. Matty Healy is the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist of the English pop rock band "The 1975". The two were seen cuddling up after the NME Awards in London. They were first seen together at RuPaul’s DragCon UK 2020 held at Olympia Exhibition Centre in London. 

Previously, Twigs was romantically connected to Twilight star Robert Pattinson. They begin dating in September 2014 and were also engaged shortly after. However, their relationship come to end in the summer of 2017. Just a year after, she was seen enjoying quality time with American actor Shia LaBeouf from mid-2018 to May 2019.

FKA Twigs' net worth 

As of August 2022, the net worth of FKA Twigs is estimated to be the US $4 million. Her primary income source is her singing career which includes album sales. She earns an additional amount of money through live performances in concerts and music festivals. Her monetized youtube channel also adds further income to her yearly earnings.

She also gets paid for sponsorship, ads, endorsement, featuring, and others. She has been serving as the ambassador and creative director of one of Nike's ad campaigns. She owns a beautiful mansion in London which is worth half a million pounds. She drives a black Mercedes.  

How tall is FKA Twigs?

FKA Twigs is a beautiful and bold-looking lady with a slim and hourglass-like body physique. She stands 5 ft 3 inches tall and weighs 51 Kg. Her body measurement is 33-24-33 inches. She has a straight sexual orientation. Her Bra size is 38B(US), Dress size is 4(US) and shoe size is 9(US). Her hair color is Black while her eye color is Dark Brown which is her distinct body feature.  

Facts About FKA twigs

  • #1She has a soprano vocal range.
  • #2Her music idols are Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and Marvin Gaye.
  • #3 Germfree Adolescents by X-Ray Spex is her favorite album of all time.
  • #4She was a victim of fibroid tumors.
  • #5She worked as a backup dancer for the likes of Kylie Minogue, Ed Sheeran, Taio Cruz, and Jessie J.
  • #6She became known as Twigs for the way her joints crack.
  • #7The “FKA” portion stands for “Formerly Known As.”
  • #8She’s a singer, but she’s equally focused on visuals.
  • #9Her first kiss was at the age of 16.
  • #10She's a punky type.