Grimes Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Grimes Quick Info
Height 5 ft 5 in
Weight 50 kg
Date of Birth March 17, 1988
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Boyfriend Elon Musk

Grimes is a Canadian musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, music video director, and visual artist who has released several albums, extended plays, and tracks like Art AngelsGeidi PrimesVisionsMiss AnthropoceneHalfaxa, Go (featuring Blood Diamonds), Flesh Without BloodMy Name Is Dark, We Appreciate Power (featuring Hana), and So Heavy I Fell Through the Earth. She also won the Musician of the Year 2016 award at the Harper’s Bazaar Women of the Year Awards.

Born Name

Claire Elise Boucher

Nick Name

Grimes, c (the symbol for the speed of light)

Grimes during 2016 Hilton Concert Series in Berlin, Germany
Grimes during 2016 Hilton Concert Series in Berlin, Germany

Sun Sign

Pisces

Born Place

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Nationality

Canadian

 

Education

Grimes attended Lord Byng Secondary School from where she later graduated.

Upon his graduation, Claire enrolled herself into McGill University where she studied neuroscience, philosophy, and the Russian language.

Because of her music career, Grimes started missing too many classes which eventually led to being expelled from McGill University.

Occupation

Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer, Music Video Director, Visual Artist

Family

  • Father – He is an executive at a Biotechnology Company.
  • Mother – Sandy Garossino (Crown Prosecutor and Editor-in-Chief of the Vancouver Observer, an online publication)
  • Others – Jay Worthy (Step-Brother) (Musician)

Manager

Grimes has been signed with Coda Agency and William Morris Endeavor.

Genre

Synthpop, art pop, electronica, experimental pop, dream pop

Instruments

Vocals, keyboard, guitar, bass, drums, violin, ukulele, sampler, synthesizer

Label

Arbutus, 4AD, Roc Nation

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 5 in or 165 cm

Weight

50 kg or 110 lbs

Girlfriend / Boyfriend / Spouse

Grimes has dated –

  1. James Brooks – She was romantically involved with Canadian-American electronic musician James Brooks in the past.
  2. Devon Welsh (2007-2010) – She went out with Devon Welsh, a singer and songwriter, between 2007 and 2010. The duo had an on-and-off relationship and first met at a first-year dorm party while studying at McGill University.
  3. Elon Musk (2018-Present) – On May 4, 2020, South African businessman Elon and Grimes had their first child together named, a son named, X Æ A-12 (which was later changed to X Æ A-Xii to comply with California laws as it did not allow numbers in the name). X Æ A-Xii is pronounced as “Ex Ash A Twelve”. Loona‘s Park Chae-won (also known as Go Won) is the child’s godmother.
Grimes performs during Hilton Concert Series on July 19, 2016 in Berlin, Germany
Grimes performs during Hilton Concert Series on July 19, 2016 in Berlin, Germany

Race / Ethnicity

White

She has French-Canadian, Ukrainian, Russian, Italian, and Métis ancestry.

Hair Color

She has naturally “Brown” hair. (via Vogue)

However, since the age of 10, she is dying them with different colors like ‘Blonde’, ‘Pink’, etc.

Eye Color

Hazel

Sexual Orientation

Bisexual

Distinctive Features

  • Tattoos
  • Hairstyle and Dressing style
  • Small Built
  • Nose and Ears

Measurements

29-23-32 in or 74-58.5-81 cm

Grimes during 2015 Guggenheim International Gala Pre-Party in New York City
Grimes during 2015 Guggenheim International Gala Pre-Party in New York City

Dress Size

2 (US) or 34 (EU)

Shoe Size

She is speculated to be wearing a shoe of size 7 (US).

Brand Endorsements

She has served as the face of Stella McCartney perfume POP.

She has also soundtracked an Expedia commercial.

Religion

Grimes is believed to be non-religious.

Best Known For

Her studio album Visions (2012) and for her singles Genesis and Oblivion. Also, Visions won the 2013 Juno Award for “Electronic Album of the Year”.

First Album

On January 10, 2010, Claire’s debut album was released by the name Geidi Primes via Arbutus label. The album has a running time of 31 minutes and 32 seconds with a total of 11 tracks included.

First Film

In 2012, Grimes appeared as Saint-Boniface in the short comedy movie Tabula Rasa.

First TV Show

In 2012, Grimes made a guest appearance in one episode of the musical talk show Later… With Jools Holland.

Personal Trainer

Claire Boucher’s workout routine is not known but her diet is vegan. She stays away from dairy and other animal-based products.

Grimes Favorite Things

  • City – Los Angeles (L.A.)
  • Drink – Vodka and water with pickle
  • Color – Red / Purple

Source – Complex.com

Grimes at St Jerome’s Laneway Festival on February 1, 2016 in Auckland, New Zealand
Grimes at St Jerome’s Laneway Festival on February 1, 2016 in Auckland, New Zealand

Grimes Facts

  1. For 11 years, Grimes attended ballet classes.
  2. At the age of 18, she shifted to Montreal, Quebec.
  3. She began her music career while at college in 2007.
  4. In 2010, Grimes released a new album by the name Halfaxa.
  5. Her stage name “Grimes” came from MySpace where her tracks were listed in the Grime genre numerous times.
  6. She penned a deal with the 4AD label in January 2012.
  7. On January 31, 2012, Grimes released her third album Visions which included songs like Infinite ❤ Without FulfillmentCircumambientOblivionSymphonia IX (My Wait Is U), and Vowels = Space and Time.
  8. On December 17, 2013, Claire signed with the Roc Nation label.
  9. She generally makes the art for each one of her albums. Her work has been influenced by Japanese manga, and anime artists such as Daniel Clowes and Charles Burns.
  10. Some of her other influences include Michael JacksonQueen, Mariah Carey, David BowieThe Legend of Zelda, Kate Bush, Chris Isaak, Aphex Twin, Alicia Keys, Geinoh Yamashirogumi, Outkast, Panda Bear, Al Green, Billy Joel, Marilyn Manson, Kenji Kawai, k-pop, and medieval music.
  11. In 2014, Claire admitted to using drugs and alcohol which resulted in her losing a lot of friends.
  12. She and her step-brother Jay Worthy made the song “Christmas Song” together.
  13. In 2020, Grimes changed her stage name from “Grimes” to “c” in a reference to the speed of light.

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2 COMMENTS

  1. Father – Morris (Maurice?) Boucher
    Hair Color – Blonde, pink, green… Natural hair color – black
    Eye Color – external: green, interior: brown
    Sexual Orientation – gender-fluid (bisexual)
    Religion – not religious

  2. Oh wow did you hear about Elon Musk and Grime’s baby name? Apparently they named their son X Æ A-12! That’s really strange name. From what I read though, they changed it to X Æ A xii. What the heck!? Same name I guess but without the numbers. Still weird.

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