Halsey is an American singer and songwriter. Her initial recognition came from self-released music posted on social media platforms, and she was signed by Astralwerks in 2014. Later that year, she released her debut EP, Room 93, and toured with larger acts to promote it, as well as her debut studio album. Her debut studio album, Badlands, debuted at number two on the US Billboard 200 and was certified Platinum by the RIAA. Halsey also embarked on her debut headlining world tour in support of the album.

Birth Name

Ashley Nicolette Frangipane

Nickname

Halsey

Profession

Singer, Songwriter

Genre

Pop, Electropop, Synth-Pop, Art Pop, Indie Pop, R&B

Instruments

Vocals, Acoustic Guitar

Labels

Astralwerks, Capitol Records, Virgin EMI Records

Nationality

American

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Halsey was born on September 29, 1994, in Washington, New Jersey, United States.

Age

She’s currently 24 years old.

Residence

Los Angeles, California, United States

Sun Sign

Libra

Ethnicity

Multiracial

She has African American ancestry on her father’s side while she is of Italian American descent on her mother’s side.

Religion

Christianity

Education

In 2012, she graduated from Warren Hills Regional High School in Washington, New Jersey. After graduating, Frangipane enrolled in the Rhode Island School of Design however, she withdrew due to financial hardship and attended community college instead.

Family Details

  • Father – Chris Frangipane
  • Mother – Nicole Frangipane
  • Siblings – Dante Frangipane (Younger Brother), Sevian Frangipane (Younger Brother)

Marital Status

Single

Boyfriend / Spouse

Halsey has dated –

  • LidoLido (2014) – Norwegian hip hop artist, rapper and producer, LidoLido dated Halsey in 2014.
  • Ruby Rose (2015) – Australian model and actress Ruby Rose and Halsey were seen romancing in December 2015.
  • Andrew Taggart (2016; 2017) – In August 2016, DJ Andrew Taggart and Halsey were romantically linked to each other. They didn’t confirm the relationship. Hence, it was a rumor. Andrew and Halsey were again seen together in January 2017 in Aspen in an Instagram update from Halsey.

  • G-Eazy (2017-2018, 2018) – After collaborating for the song Him And I, the rapper G-Eazy and Halsey started dating each other in July 2017. He left Lana Del Rey to start his relationship with Halsey. Exactly after dating for 1 year, the couple called it quits in July 2018. In August 2018, they sparked dating rumors again when they left the VMAs together. After dating for 2 months, they again called it quits in October 2018.
  • Machine Gun Kelly (2018) – In 2018, after Halsey split from G-Eazy, she was seen partying with rapper MGK (or Machine Gun Kelly).
  • Yungblud (2019-Present) – She began dating British artist Yungblud in 2019.

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 5 feet 4 inches
  • In centimeters – 163 cm
  • In meters – 1.63 m

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 54 kg
  • In Pounds – 119 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 34-25-35
  • Bust – 34 inches
  • Waist – 25 inches
  • Hip – 35 inches
  • Bra Size – 32B

Body Build

Slim

Eye Color

Hazel

Hair Color

Multicolored

She keeps changing her hair color by dying it with different colors.

Shoe Size

She wears a size 6.5 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 4 (US).

Sexuality

Bisexual

Professional Statistics

Famous For

Her singles New Americana and Ghost from her debut album Badlands.

Album Debut

Halsey released her debut studio album Badlands on August 28, 2015, via Astralwerks and Capitol Records. The album charted at #2 in US, and Australia, #3 in Ireland, Canada and New Zealand, #5 in Netherlands etc.

Television Debut

In 2015, she guest appeared at comedy musical talk show Last Call with Carson Daly as herself (Musical Guest) in two episodes.

Brand Endorsements

Halsey has appeared in Taco Bell Bacon Mall commercial.

Awards & Nominations

Year Award Category Work Result
2015 MTV Europe Music Awards Artist on the Rise Herself Nominated
2016 People’s Choice Awards Favorite Breakout Artist
NME Awards Best New Artist
Billboard Women in Music Rising Star Won
2017 Grammy Awards Best Pop Duo/Group Performance Closer (with The Chainsmokers) Nominated
Album of the Year Purpose (as featured artist)
iHeartRadio Music Awards Song of the Year Closer (with The Chainsmokers)
Dance Song of the Year Won
Best Lyrics Nominated
Best Collaboration
Billboard Music Awards Top Hot 100 Song Won
Top Selling Song Nominated
Top Radio Song
Top Streaming Song (Audio)
Top Streaming Song (Video)
Top Collaboration Won
Top Dance/Electronic Song
Teen Choice Awards Choice Pop Song Nominated
Choice Breakout Artist Herself
Choice Summer Female Artist
MTV Italian Music Awards Best Video Closer (with The Chainsmokers) Won
Myx Music Awards Best International Video Won
American Music Awards Favorite Pop/Rock Song Nominated
Collaboration of the Year
2018 iHeartRadio Music Awards Female Artist of the Year Herself
Billboard Music Awards Top Female Artist Nominated
Top Radio Songs Artist Nominated
GLAAD Media Awards Outstanding Music Artist Won
Teen Choice Awards Choice Song: Female Artist Bad at Love Nominated
iHeartRadio Much Music Video Awards Video of the Year Bad at Love Nominated
Best Pop Artist or Group Herself Nominated
Fan Fave Artist Nominated
2019 Global Awards Rising Star Award Herself Won
Best Female Nominated
Social Media Superstar Nominated
Best Song Eastside Nominated
iHeartRadio Music Awards Best Lyrics Without Me Nominated
Best Cover Song Lucid Dreams Nominated
Female Artist of the Year Herself Nominated
Fangirls Award Won
iHeartRadio Titanium Award Winning songs Bad at Love Won
Him & I
Billboard Music Awards Top Female Artist Herself Nominated
Top Selling Song Without Me Nominated
Guinness World Records Most viewed YouTube music video in 24 hours by a K-pop group Boy with Luv by BTS (with Halsey) Won
Most viewed YouTube music video in 24 hours
Most viewed YouTube video in 24 hours
Songwriters Hall of Fame Hal David Starlight Award Herself Won
Teen Choice Awards Choice Female Artist Herself Pending
Choice Song: Female Artist Nightmare Pending
Choice Collaboration Boy With Luv Pending

Halsey Favorites

Her favorite things are unknown.

Halsey Net worth

Halsey has a estimated net worth of $5 million dollars as of 2019.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Halsey

  • While she was a kid, her dad used to listen to Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Slick Rick, The Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur, while her mother used to listen to Alanis Morissette, Nirvana, The Cranberries and The Cure. This influenced her music style and career.
  • At the age of 14, she started learning to play acoustic guitar.
  • To make her both ends meet, Ashley started playing music when she turned 18.
  • Ashley had previously planned to major in fine arts but didn’t go through due to financial problems.
  • Taylor Swift‘s song Fifteen is the first song, which Ashley learned to play on guitar.
  • Halsey initially started her career on YouTube where she posted cover songs. In the year 2012, she recorded a song named The Haylor Song which was actually a parody of Taylor Swift’s I Knew You were Trouble.
  • In 2012, after the release of her song “Ghost,” she got calls and meeting requests from lot many record labels and because all this happened so quickly, she had to take help from one of her friends who pretended to be her manager.
  • Halsey titles herself as Winona Ryder of the rap game.
  • In 2015, Halsey produced a tribute to Will Smith‘s son, Jaden Smith with the help of her then-boyfriend, Lido.
  • She was the most talked about person at SXSW (South by Southwest) 2015 on Twitter.
  • In July 29, 2016, Halsey was featured as a vocalist on The Chainsmokers single Closer, a song she also co-wrote.
  • In January 2017, Halsey underwent surgery in an attempt to lessen the pain caused by the disorder. Halsey has not disclosed what type of surgery she underwent.
  • In June 2017, Halsey received backlash for collaborating with Quavo, an artist who has made homophobic remarks.
  • In May 2018 Halsey attacked Ivanka Trump over Twitter, complaining that she was too relaxed while her father hurt immigrant children.
  • In November 2018 Halsey performed at the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, along numerous other artists but in December she called out the company for its lack of inclusion of transgender models in its various shows, stating as a member of the LGBT+ community, I have no tolerance for a lack of inclusivity.
  • In 2019, she called herself the anti-popstar and stated she doesn’t care how people identify her music, as long as it connects to people.
  • In April 2019, she and 29 other musical acts were featured on the charity single Earth, which raises climate change awareness.
  • Visit her official website @ iamhalsey.com.
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