Bio: Ashley Nicolette Frangipane aka Halsey (born September 29, 1994 in Washington, New Jersey) is an American singer and songwriter.
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Halsey is best known for her debut studio album, Badlands, was released in 2015. She is also known for her song with Justin Bieber, 21, called “The Feeling.”
Halsey chose her stage name because it’s an anagram of her real name as well as a street in Brooklyn where she spent a lot of time as a teenager. When she was 16, she diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Halsey also identifies as bisexual.
After Halsey found out that a Victoria’s Secret head said their fashion show would never include a trans model, she asked fans to support GLSEN. Learn more about the LGBTQ organization and what it does!
After performing at the VS Fashion Show last month, Halsey caught wind of some shocking comments made by the brand’s Creative Director that left a bitter taste in her mouth about the show. Here’s what she had to say about it.
The VS Fashion Show wasn’t ALL about the models — there were some pretty epic performers, too! This year, that included Halsey, who absolutely killed it with her performance of ‘Without Me’ on the catwalk.
To anyone who bullies Ariana Grande over her tributes about Mac Miller, Halsey wants to tell you to ‘f–k off!’ She came to Ari’s defense with a powerful response, before sending her the nicest message!