Halsey

Halsey

Born :
Oct 19, 1994
Now :
Washington, USA
Genre :
Indie Pop
Style :
Rock/Pop
Mood :
Fun
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Overview

"Halsey" real name "Ashley Nicolette Frangipane born in New Jersey ,September 29, 1994, is an American singer/songwriter and recording artist. She had musical roots growing up, originally playing the violin, viola, and cello until moving onto the acoustic guitar when she was 14. When she was 18, Halsey encountered financial trouble and music became a way to pay her rent. She played numerous acoustic shows in different cities under various stage names. She chose Halsey as her stage name because it is an anagram of her name and also a street in Brooklyn where she spent a lot of time as a teenager. On the strength of her first single Ghost she gained hundreds of spins on Sirius XM and started amassing a social network of over 200,000 fans. She's topped the Twitter Trending Music chart, been named a Breakthrough artist by Youtube and an Artist to Watch in 2015 by Vevo, and is featured in the next Spotify Emerge campaign for top new artists.

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Ashley Frangipane, known professionally as Halsey is an American singer and songwriter. Her stage name is a reference to the Halsey Street station of the New York City Subway in Brooklyn,and an anagram of her first name. Frangipane signed her first recording contract with Astralwerks, and released her début EP Room 93 in 2014. Her début studio album Badlands (2015) débuted at number two on the US Billboard 200 and has been certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). She appeared as the featured artist on The Chainsmokers' 2016 single "Closer", which reached number one on several national charts, including in the United States and the United Kingdom. Her second studio album Hopeless Fountain Kingdom (2017) was preceded by the single "Now or Never", which became her first top 40 entry as a lead artist. Read more on Last.fm.