By Kylie -Sep 08, 2019
When and Where was Kehlani born?
Kehlani was born on April 24, 1995, in Oakland, California, United Staes. Her birth name is Kehlani Ashley Parrish. Her nationality is American. Kehlani belongs to the mixed ethnicity of African-American, White, Spanish and Native American while Taurus is his zodiac sign.
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Kehlani”s father was African-American who died when she was a toddler while her mother was mostly White, Spanish and Native American. Both of her parents were involved in drug addiction. Later, her mother had to serve time in prison due to drug addiction, so Kehlani was adopted and raised by her aunt.
Kehlani was raised in her hometown, Oakland, California where she attended Oakland School of Arts and learned ballet and modern dance. While living with her aunt and her cousin sister, Marteen, Kehlani was mostly exposed to R&B and neo-soul artists.
When Kehlani was 14, she joined the local pop band, “Poplyfe” where she was the lead vocalist in 2009.
When Kehlani Made Breakthrough In Her Professional Career?
Kehlani started her best shot in career after she along with her group, “Poplyfe” ranked fourth in the sixth season of the popular show, “America”s Got Talent” in 2011.Later the show, Kehlani left the group and released her first solo track on SoundCloud, “ANTISUMMERLUV”.Kehlani then got an apartment in LA along with the studio time by the popular host of AGT, Nick Cannon. In 2014, Kehlani released her first-ever mixtape, “Cloud 19” which ranked at 28th on Complex”s list of the “50 Best Albums of 2014”.Kehlani later the year released the song, “Till the Morning” which was placed by Billboard as “Emerging Picks of the Week” in November 2014. On April 28, 2015, Kehlani released her second mixtape, “You Should Be Here” which was the year”s first great R&B album. The song ranked at number 5 on the US Billboard.Later, Kehlani signed a deal to Atlantic records.Kehlani then collaborated with fellow singer-songwriter, Zayn in “Wrong” from his album, “Mind of Mine” on March 25, 2016. Kehlani”s other song, “Gangsta” was featured in the hit movie, “Suicide Suad”.Her next debut album, “SweetSexySavage” was released on Atlantic Records on January 27, 2017. Later, Kehlani collaborated with the hip-hop artist, Eminem on the track, “Nowhere Fast” for his album, Revival. Kehalni also gave an opening act both on Demi Lovato”s “Tell Me You Love Me World Tour” and on Hasley”s “Hopeless Fountain Kingdom World Tour” in 2018.Kehlani was featured on the Cardi B album track, “Ring”. Currently, Kehlani is represented by David Ali of Above Ground Management. On February 22, 2019, Kehlani released her third commercial mixtape, “While We Wait” that debuted at number 9 on the US Billboard 200. It was supported by the hit singles, “Nights Like This”.