Justine Indira Skyers , also known as Justine Skye born August 24, , is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, actress and model. Skye, whose initial fame was from Tumblr , found a career in the music industry and signed with Atlantic Records at the age of During the Q and A, Skye stunned the panel by asking to sing. She performed a cover to Sam Sparro 's " Black and Gold ". She is known for having made a cover about "Headlines" by Drake which received 2 million views on YouTube.
In she released her very first mixtape Skye High. On the mixtape, her song "Trippin" got her a significant amount of exposure. She was also known for being Tumblr famous at the time with her then boyfriend Glyn Brown who pursued fashion. They would have meet ups in the New York area in which those who were a part of their fanbase would show up and show support for their events.
As she continued on her rise to fame, her debut seven-track EP, Everyday Living , helped her land a deal with Atlantic Records in She released the album Emotionally Unavailable in During that time she made the song, produced by DJ Mustard , "Collide" that featured the rapper Tyga.
She has also made television appearances including an appearance on the final episode of House of DVF. In October , she was the source of controversy when she kneeled down during a portion of her singing of the National Anthem at the Barclays Arena in Brooklyn, New York at a Brooklyn Nets game.
Her debut album Ultraviolet was released on January 18, The music video for "Don't Think About It" was released on the same day as the pre-order, December 8, and the song "Good Love" became available with the album pre-order.
In October , Skye shared the video for "Build" on Instagram with an accompanying message that described an unnamed abuser who hurt her mentally and physically. At the time, Skye explained that she did not reveal her abuser's name because it would not matter to most people.
Along with having a huge following from being "Tumblr Famous" and having a song with rapper Tyga, she moved to Los Angeles and met A-list celebrities who later became friends such as Jaden and Willow , as well as Kylie Jenner and Kendall. From then on, Justine attended fashion shows, parties and other events with her above friends and others, although her own media persona was not fully established yet.
She later recounted, in detail, how she met her famous friends in an interview with Fader. On February 12, Justine went on Twitter to accuse rapper Sheck Wes of being her abuser, and was attacked by him and his friends. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article contains content that is written like an advertisement. Please help improve it by removing promotional content and inappropriate external links , and by adding encyclopedic content written from a neutral point of view. August Learn how and when to remove this template message.
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