Elle King Profile
Elle King is a singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, television personality, and actress from the United States best known for her musical style incorporates elements of country, soul, rock, and blues. The Elle King EP, King’s debut EP, was released on RCA in 2012; one track from that EP, “Playing for Keeps,” is the theme song for VH1’s Mob Wives Chicago series.
Elle King Education
After graduating from Elisabeth Irwin High School/Little Red School House, King relocated to Philadelphia to study painting and film at the University of the Arts. During her college years, she had an artistic epiphany while watching a live performance in which the band onstage used a banjo solely for accompaniment, eschewing the bluegrass and country musical vocabulary traditionally associated with the instrument. The banjo was then used as a compositional tool by King. She briefly lived in Copenhagen and Los Angeles after college before returning to New York, where she now resides in Bushwick, Brooklyn.
Elle King Age
King is 32 years old as of 2021. She was born Tanner Elle Schneider on 3 July 1989 in Los Angeles, California, United States. She celebrates her birthday on 3 July.
Elle King Height
King stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m).
Elle King Family
After her parents divorced, King’s mother remarried. She grew up in Ohio, somewhere between Wellston and Columbus. Her stepfather, Justin Tesa, gave her a record by the all-female hard-rock band the Donnas when she was nine years old; she considers this to be the pivotal moment when she decided she wanted to be a musician.
Elle King Husband
In January 2016, King began dating Andrew Ferguson. The couple met in a hotel lobby in London and got engaged on a sailing trip around San Francisco Bay twelve days later. On February 14, 2016, they married, and on May 15, 2017, they announced their intention to divorce. Ferguson was arrested and charged with felony domestic violence on April 23, 2017, after allegedly grabbing King by the throat and threatening to kill her, though the charge was later dropped. In late 2017, King and Ferguson reconciled briefly. King is in a new relationship as of October 2018. It was revealed in 2021 that she was expecting her first child with tattoo artist Dan Tooker. She gave birth to a son on September 1, 2021.
Quick Facts About Elle King
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Elle King Net Worth
King has an estimated net worth of $4 Million.
Elle King America’s Sweetheart
“America’s Sweetheart” is the song that appears on her debut studio album, Love Stuff (2015). Martin Johnson, the song’s producer, and King co-wrote the song. It was released on February 8, 2016, as the album’s second mainstream single and third overall (it was promoted concurrently with rock single “Under the Influence”), and was serviced to hot adult contemporary radio in the United States by RCA Records.
“America’s Sweetheart” is a country pop and country rock song dominated by the banjo, with an electronic dance music-influenced beat. The lyrics of the song address the concept of non-conformity, with King emphasizing her unique qualities that contrast with the ideal persona of “America’s sweetheart” and asserting that she refuses to change for anyone. In the chorus, King uses a belting technique.
Elle King Tattoos
King arrived at the Academy of Country Music Awards this weekend looking every inch the rock star she is, with ’70s-inspired curtain bangs, loose waves, and peachy eye makeup, but nothing could take our attention away from her unique neck tattoo. The singer, who revealed to Vogue in 2018 that she has over 55 tattoos, has a snake design on her neck, and while we’ve seen a lot of neck tattoos, what makes King’s stand out is that we rarely see them in the front of the neck area. King is currently engaged to and expecting a child with tattoo artist Dan Tooker, and she has previously spoken about her love of tattoos and how her collection has grown over time.
Elle King Father
She made her film debut as Cookie Girl in her father’s film Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo in 1999. The story follows a hapless fishtank cleaner who goes into business as a male sex worker in order to earn enough money to repair the damage he caused while house-sitting. The film is notable for being Happy Madison Productions’ first feature film. Buena Vista Pictures released the film on December 10, 1999. (through its Touchstone Pictures label). Despite receiving negative critical reviews, the film was a box office success, grossing $92 million worldwide on a $17 million budget. Columbia Pictures, rather than Touchstone Pictures, released a sequel titled Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo in 2005.
Elle King Miranda Lambert
“Drunk (And I Don’t Wanna Go Home)” is a song released on February 26, 2021, by American singers Elle King and Miranda Lambert. On February 23, 2021, Miranda Lambert teased the song on social media. The song was recorded in Nashville and New York prior to the COVID-19 pandemic. The song was described as a “neon-spattered, banjo-flecked euphoria that fits perfectly with the idea of blowing off steam well into the wee hours” by Rolling Stone. On April 18, 2021, King and Lambert performed the song live for the first time when they opened the 56th Academy of Country Music Awards.
Elle King Ex’s & Oh’s
King recorded Ex’s & Oh’s for her debut studio album, Love Stuff in 2015. It was released by RCA Records on September 23, 2014, as King’s debut solo single and the album’s lead single. The song charted at number one on the Billboard Hot Rock Songs chart and later crossed over to adult pop radio.
“Ex’s & Oh’s” was certified Gold by Music Canada in June 2015, and it has since been certified double Platinum. “Ex’s & Oh’s” debuted at the top of the Alternative Songs chart in September 2015, becoming only the second solo female song to do so since 1996, following Lorde’s “Royals” in 2013. The song also became King’s first and only Billboard Hot 100 top-10 hit. It also performed moderately well internationally, reaching top 10 peaks in Australia, Austria, and New Zealand, among other places. “Ex’s & Oh’s” was nominated for Best Rock Performance and Best Rock Song at the 58th Grammy Awards.
Elle King Weight Loss
In a previous interview, the California-born singer also discussed her inability to lose weight. She revealed that it was the same PCOS that was causing her weight gain and irregular periods. King went on to say that she had always struggled with weight gain. However, after consulting with a fertility specialist in Albuquerque, the medication proved effective, and she eventually became pregnant through natural ovulation. She stated that now that life is being created inside her body, she no longer has negative thoughts about herself and believes her body is beautiful and healthy.
Elle King TV Shows
- 2020 – Pete the Cat
- 2019 – Catfish
- 2017 – Say Yes to The Dress
Elle King Movies
- 2020 – Rob Schneider: Asian Momma, Mexican Kids
- 2020 – Love, Weddings & Other Disasters
- 2015 – The Last Playlist
- 2009 – Wild Cherry
- 2006 – The Benchwarmers
- 1999 – Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo