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Elle King is an artist and musician hailing from Los Angeles, California, United States. Since appearing in 2005 she has discharged one studio collection alongside one E.P, and is best known for her hit single "Ex's and Oh's".
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Elle King (born Tanner Elle Schneider; July 3, 1989) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Her musical style encompasses country, soul, rock and blues. In 2012, King released her debut EP, The Elle King EP, on RCA and Fat Possum Records. The EP track “Playing for Keeps” is the theme song for VH1’s Mob Wives Chicago series. She released her debut album, Love Stuff on February 17, 2015.The album produced the US top 10 single “Ex’s & Oh’s,” which earned her two Grammy nominations. King has also toured with acts such as Of Monsters and Men, Train and Michael Kiwanuka. She is the daughter of comedian Rob Schneider and former model London King.
1999–2013: Films and The Elle King
In 1999 she debuted as actress in Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo. In 2005, at age 16, she started gigging around New York City, using a fake ID to gain entry to the local nightclubs. King immersed herself in the local songwriting scene and honed her performance skills by busking around town. King was then signed by newly appointed RCA Chairman Peter Edge. Her debut single “Good To Be A Man,” was released on March 13, 2012, as a digital download and also as a 7″ vinyl single. On June 12, 2012, the four-song The Elle King EP was released on RCA and Fat Possum Records. The EP was recorded in New York and was produced by Andy Baldwin and Chris DeStefano, with King herself producing a track. The EP’s lead track, “Playing For Keeps,” was chosen as the theme song for VH1’s Mob Wives Chicago series that premiered June 10, 2012, on VH1.King has been spotlighted as an “Artist to Watch in 2012” by Esquire Magazine and Refinery 29 and has made television appearances on VH1 Big Morning Buzz Live and theLate Show with David Letterman. King has played Austin, Texas, at the South by Southwest Festival, as well as the Hammersmith Apollo. She has also taped her own PBS Arts In Context special for KLRU Austin at the Austin City Limits recording studio. She has toured with Of Monsters and Men, Train and Michael Kiwanuka and has opened forDashboard Confessional, Dropkick Murphys, Dry the River, James Bay and Ed Sheeran.
2014–present: Love Stuff
In September 2014, King released “Ex’s & Oh’s,” which serves as the lead single off her debut album. She released the album, Love Stuff on February 17, 2015. She performed “Ex’s & Oh’s” the next day on The Today Show to promote it. The song has reached number 10 on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming King’s first top 10 single in the United States. “Ex’s & Oh’s” received two nominations at the 58th Grammy Awards: Best Rock Performance and Best Rock Song. In July 2015, King supported Modest Mouse on their UK tour. Afterwards, “Under the Influence” and “America’s Sweetheart” were released as singles for rock radio and mainstream radio, respectively.