Halsey is an American singer & songwriter.
Halsey was born on September 29, 1994, and grew up in New Jersey. She is of Italian, Hungarian, and Irish descent on her mother's side and African-American on her father's side.
She rose to fame in 2014 when she posted her song "Ghost" on Soundcloud. It exploded overnight and she was signed to Astralwerks. Halsey released her first EP, Room 93, on October 27, 2014.
Her debut album, Badlands, was released on August 28, 2015. It peaked at number two on the Billboard 200, and sold 97,000 copies in its first week.
On July 29, 2016, Halsey released a song with the American EDM duo The Chainsmokers titled "Closer".
During June of 2015, Halsey stated that she began work on her second studio album. On March 7, 2017, she announced the title of her next album, Hopeless Fountain Kingdom. The album was released on June 2, 2017.
Work on Fifty Shades
Halsey wrote I'm Not Afraid Anymore for the Fifty Shades Darker soundtrack.
Work After Fifty Shades
H3 era began in May 2, 2019, when she archived all of her photos on Instagram, posted three black squares and changed her profile photo to black. On May 17, 2019, she released a single called "Nightmare".