Elle Varner is an American singer-songwriter. In October 2009, she signed with RCA Records along with a co-publishing agreement with Sony Music.
Varner released her debut album, Perfectly Imperfect, in August 2012, preceded by the release of the single “Only Wanna Give It to You”. The album debuted at number four on the US Billboard Hot 200.
Elle Varner Age, Date of Birth, Birthday, Family, what about her father, mother, where is she from? Early Life.
Elle Varner is at the age of 32 years in 2021. She was born on the 12th of February, 1989, in Brooklyn, New York. She changed her birth name, Gabrielle, to Elle before she rose to fame.
The family moved to Los Angeles after she was born. Coming from a musical backgrounds family, she received every opportunity to boost her musical skills from an early age.
Varner spent most of her childhood sleeping on studio couches, running around green rooms and watching her parents struggle to make a name in the industry. At age six she began to play musical instruments, beginning with the flute, and later she moved on to piano and guitar.
Elle Varner Net worth, how much did she earn?
Elle Varner has an estimated net worth of $4 to $5 million. The primary source of income for the singer is her profession of singing and songwriting.
Elle Varner boyfriend, What about her relationship?
Elle Varner has been brought into controversy regarding her engagement. She was dating Iman Shumpert, but they eventually broke up. She is supposed to be single at present. But even though the bad guys attract her, she aspires to settle down with an educated family man in the future.
Elle Varner’s pregnancy is one of the rumors about her. She is currently busy with her Soul Train Awards 2021, which took place on the 28th of November. On the other hand, it is better not to believe the news unless she announces it herself.
Elle Varner Career
2008-12: Perfectly Imperfect
At age 16, Varner picked up a guitar for the first time. She dropped the guitar and became a part of Alexander Hamilton High School’s Academy of Music’s Vocal Jazz Group. Once there, she learned about the complexity of the voice, jazz music and talented jazz artists like Ella Fitzgerald. Varner was surprised to discover that she had been chosen to be a part of the Grammy in the Schools Mentoring Program. Through this program, she was taken weekly to the Fox Studio, where she met with mentor Kelly Burgos, and President of Fox Music, Robert Kraft. Soon after, Varner hesitantly applied to NYU with her C average and was surprisingly accepted.
Varner’s debut single “Only Wanna Give It to You” was released on August 6, 2011. The song, which serves as the lead single from her debut studio album Perfectly Imperfect (2012), features American rapper, J. Cole. The song peaked at #20 on the US Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. In October 2011, she was listed as one of TheBoomBox’s ’15 Artists to Watch and was one of the artists featured in BET’s Music Matters campaign.
On October 7, 2011, RCA Music Group announced it was disbanding J Records along with Arista Records and Jive Records.
With the shutdown, Varner (and all other artists previously signed to these three labels) will release her future material on RCA Records. In preparation for her debut studio album, Varner released a mixtape on January 23, 2012, titled Conversational Lush as a promotion towards her debut. The second single from Varner’s debut album “Refill” was released to iTunes on January 31, 2012, and debuted at #78 on the US Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. On February 11, 2012, Varner and The Roots gave a performance dedicated to Whitney Houston, for the Roots Pre-Grammy Jam Session at the House of Blues in Los Angeles. When asked in an interview what is to be expected from her debut, Varner said in a statement: “a lot of colors, a lot of range. There’s fun songs, emotional songs, deep songs, everything you could think about is on that album.”
Elle Varner’s debut album, Perfectly Imperfect, was released on August 7, 2012, debuting at number four on the U.S. Billboard 200 chart, with first-week sales of 33,000 copies in the United States. It also debuted at number two on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums. As of October 20, 2012, Perfectly Imperfect has charted for ten weeks on the Billboard 200. In September 2012, Varner was credited for co-writing the song “Use Me”, for fellow American R&B singer Miguel, taken from his second album Kaleidoscope Dream.
2013-2016: Four Letter Word
For her second studio album, Varner has been working with producers including Pop & Oak, Eric Hudson, DJ Dahi, Da Internz, and Hit-Boy. Varner stated that she has made her own genre while recording the album which she titles “trap jazz.”
Varner described her second album as “definitely sexier,” than her previous, she later released the promotional single “Rover” featuring American rapper Wale. After many pushbacks, Four Letter Word was eventually shelved and Elle was subsequently dropped from RCA Records.
In 2019 Varner released her debut EP Ellevation which marked Varner’s first work since Perfectly Imperfect in 2012. The 2019 version of the artist shows nuanced inspirations derived from alternative RnB, indie, and soul, with sprinklings of homages to Jill Scott and Erykah Badu.
Where she attended her High school and University? What was her major?
She attended several music programs including actress Wendy Raquel Robinson’s Amazing Grace Conservatory starting at age 11 and Alexander Hamilton High School’s Academy of Music’s Vocal Jazz Group. Varner then attended New York University’s Clive Davis Department of Recorded Music.
Elle Varner Social Media Reach
She is available on Instagram with the username “@ellevarner” with 574k followers and also on Twitter with the username “@ellevarner” with 165.7k followers.
She is also highly active on Facebook with the username “@Elle Varner” with 1.8m followers.
Elle Varner’s Body Appearance Height, Weight
|Height|| In feet-5 feet 6 inch |
|Weight||In kilogram-58kg |
Interesting facts about Elle Varner’s which you should know
|Birthdate||12th of February, 1989|
|Birthplace||Brooklyn, New York|