FKA twigs (British electro-pop artist)
Legal name: Tahliah Barnett
Tahliah Debrett Barnett (born 16 January 1988), known by the stage name FKA Twigs (stylised as FKA twigs), is an English singer, songwriter, producer, director and dancer. Raised in the UK county of Gloucestershire, she became a backup dancer after moving to south London when she was 17 years old. Barnett first entered the music industry with the release of her extended plays EP1 (2012) and EP2 (2013).
Her debut studio album LP1 (2014) was released to critical acclaim, peaking at number 16 on the UK Albums Chart and number 30 on the U.S. Billboard 200. It was later nominated for the 2014 Mercury Prize. Her third extended play M3LL155X was released in 2015 to further critical praise. Her work has been described as "genre-bending," drawing on various genres including electronic music, R&B, punk, and the avant-garde.