Tinashe Jorgensen Kachingwe[4] (/tˈnɑːʃ/;[5] born February 6, 1993) is an American singer-songwriter, dancer, record producer, actress, and model.[6] She began her career as an actress and model as a child, making several film and television appearances, the most notable of which being the motion-capture model of the Hero Girl in the animated film The Polar Express (2004), Robin Wheeler on Out of Jimmy's Head (2007–2008), and Celeste on Two and a Half Men (2008–2009).

In 2007, Tinashe joined the girl group The Stunners, with whom she released one extended play before they disbanded in 2011. She made her solo artist debut with two critically acclaimed mixtapes the following year, In Case We Die and Reverie, which she created in her home studio. Following their success, Tinashe signed with RCA Records and released a third mixtape, Black Water (2013). Her debut single, "2 On", reached number one on the Rhythmic airplay chart, and peaked at number 24 on the Billboard Hot 100 in the United States.[7] Her debut studio album, Aquarius (2014), received further critical acclaim and garnered her nominations for Soul Train and BET Awards.[8] Her collaboration with Snakehips and Chance the Rapper, "All My Friends", won the Ivor Novello Award for Best Contemporary Song in 2016.[9] Tinashe's 2016 album Nightride reached number 8 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart in the United States.

Tinashe describes her music as "rhythmic pop" that explores the genres of alternative R&B, pop, and hip hop. Rolling Stone has called her music "dark, alluring and dangerous".[10]



Joyride is an album by musical artist Tinashe, released on April 13, 2018.
Me So Bad
Me So Bad is a song by musical artist Tinashe, released on March 30, 2018.
Faded Love
"Faded Love" is a song recorded by American singer Tinashe featuring guest vocals from American rapper Future.
No Drama
"No Drama" is a song recorded by American singer Tinashe featuring guest vocals from American rapper Offset.

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Review: Tinashe's 'Joyride' Is the Sound of an Innovator Trying to Fit In
  –  April 16, 2018
For all of Tinashe Kachingwe's club-to-bedroom bangers – and on her sophomore album, Joyride, there are many – the young R&B singer's vocal control comes across in unexpected ways. Take "Salt," a heavy song about being ditched in a hotel lobby that's ...
Tinashe latest celeb to join BTS Army as she says she’s down to collaborate with J-Hope
  –  April 15, 2018
Joining the vast list of singers and celebrities on board the BTS train, singer Tinashe has spoken about her dreams of collaborating with the K-Pop band. From John Cena to Meghan Trainor, stars have been discovering the goodness that is BTS and K-Pop and ...
Tinashe: Joyride review – back with some curveballs
  –  April 15, 2018
The ululation that opens Joyride, the title track of R&B star Tinashe’s third album, could well be a howl of pain, and the title a sarcastic sneer. The long-awaited return of the child star turned singer (there have been mixtapes) was due in 2016 ...
Tinashe, Ben Simmons’ Girlfriend: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know
  –  April 15, 2018
Additionally, Tinashe and Simmons have been posting photos of themselves together on social media. When you combine a famous singer and basketball player, people take notice as the above photo shows. The couple was photographed taking a shoe decorating ...
Tinashe: ‘People are past the point where they think I’m a mindless puppet’
  –  April 14, 2018
“Like, cereal. And milk. Gross stuff like that. People were pretty mean.” Despite such torrential tormenting, the 25-year-old – now the singer who goes simply by Tinashe – is remarkably sanguine about these experiences. “It led me to be hyper ...
Tinashe’s ‘Joyride’ Is Available for Streaming [LISTEN]
  –  April 13, 2018
Tinashe, whose real name is Tinashe Jorgensen Kachingwe ... It represents me,” she recently told Vulture. The 25-year-old singer is proud of Joyride and feels that fans will appreciate the album. “It accomplishes what I wanted, sonically, which ...
Tinashe’s ‘Joyride’ Is In High-Gear: “What I Want Is What I Need To Do”
  –  April 13, 2018
It’s 48 hours until Tinashe releases her highly-anticipated sophomore studio album, Joyride, and the singer-dancer-pop-star has been lounging upstairs in her suite at New York City’s Roxy Hotel. That becomes crystal clear when she waltzes into the Roxy ...
Tinashe and Offset perform “No Drama” on Fallon: Watch
  –  April 13, 2018
Today, Tinashe unleashes her long-delayed sophomore album, Joyride. To coincide with its release, the R&B singer appeared on The Tonight Show on Thursday to perform “No Drama”, her collaboration with Migos member Offset. There was no shortage of ...
Tinashe’s ‘Joyride’ Is Darkly Precocious, Inky R&B That Finds A Balance With Her Pop Tendencies
  –  April 13, 2018
“2 On” may have been a fluke, but it was a fluke that worked out in strange and unexpected ways for Tinashe. Until the release of Aquarius, the Los Angeles native singer had always dwelled in murkier sonic waters. She was fond of dark storytelling and ...
Tinashe's Long-Awaited 'Joyride' Album Has Finally Arrived
  –  April 13, 2018
The road to Tinashe’s third studio album, Joyride, was long and littered with uncertainty. The 25-year-old singer initially teased the project all the way back in 2015, well before she would deliver her sophomore effort, Nightride. After releasing a ...
The hidden charms of Tinashe’s ‘Joyride’
  –  April 13, 2018
and the singer struts through her haunting lower octave over a high-octane stomp. “Stuck With Me” is a sparkling and bouncy bop; the collaboration with Swedish electronic band Little Dragon came about through Tinashe literally sliding into the band’s ...
Bazzi, Tinashe, & Kali Uchis: Three Distinct Visions Of R&B As Pop
  –  April 12, 2018
It is disappointing to see an artist with a refined aesthetic and a history of stellar songcraft turn in a classic major-label mangle job, but I’ll still take an uneven Tinashe album over a unified Bazzi album. The Detroit singer, a Lebanese-American ...
Tinashe wasn't told of Rihanna’s song purchase
  –  April 12, 2018
R&B singer Tinashe still has no idea how Rihanna was able to purchase her new album’s title track without her knowledge. The 2 On star has been sitting on material for Joyride for a few years after facing a series of issues with label heads at RCA ...


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