Rex Orange County Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Rex Orange County Quick Info
Height5 ft 11 in
Weight75 kg
Date of Birth
Zodiac SignTaurus
GirlfriendThea Morgan Murrell

Rex Orange County is an English recording artist and songwriter who got interested in music at a very young age. As a child, he was a member of a school’s choir. Over the years, he managed to learn several musical instruments including piano, guitar, drums, and percussion. His passion for music was so intense that he learned some of the instruments on his own. He officially started his music career in 2016 by releasing his debut studio album, bcos u will never b free. He has a huge social media fan base with more than 600k followers on Instagram.

Born Name

Alexander O’Connor

Nick Name

Rex Orange County

Rex Orange County in an Instagram selfie as seen in July 2018
Rex Orange County in an Instagram selfie as seen in July 2018 (Rex Orange County / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Taurus

Born Place

Grayshott, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom

Residence

London, England, United Kingdom

Nationality

English

Education

At the age of 16, Rex Orange County got enrolled at the BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology in London. The school is funded by the British government but operates as an independent school.

Occupation

Recording Artist, Songwriter

Family

  • Father – Unknown
  • Mother – His mother worked in the school.
  • Siblings – Unknown

Manager

Rex Orange County is represented by –

  • Charlie Christie of September Management
  • Nick Dierl of Orienteer (PR Company)
  • Nic Bestley of Satellite 414 (Publicist)
  • Tom Schroder of Coda Agency
  • Max Braun of Paradigm Agency

Genre

Indie pop, Neo-soul, Alternative Hip-hop, Blue-eyed Soul

Instruments

Vocals, Drums, Percussion, Piano, Guitar

Labels

He has released most of his music on his own via iTunes.

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm

Weight

75 kg or 165.5 lbs

Rex Orange County and Thea as seen in August 2018
Rex Orange County and Thea as seen in August 2018 (Rex Orange County / Instagram)

Girlfriend / Spouse

Rex Orange County has dated –

  1. Thea Morgan Murrell (2015-Present) – In 2015, Rex started going out with singer Thea Morgan Murrell. They have been pretty open about their relationship and he doesn’t mind showing off his girlfriend on his official social media accounts. The title of his 2nd studio album was also inspired by his girlfriend as ‘Apricot Princess’ is Thea’s nickname.

Race / Ethnicity

White

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

Slight body frame

Rex Orange County in an Instagram post as seen in April 2017
Rex Orange County in an Instagram post as seen in April 2017 (Rex Orange County / Instagram)

Brand Endorsements

Rex Orange County hasn’t done endorsement work for any brand yet.

Best Known For

  • The mild popularity and commercial success of his studio album, Apricot Princess. The album managed to reach as high as the 2nd place on US Heatseekers Albums (Billboard) charts.
  • Having collaborated with established music artists such as Tyler, the Creator and Benny Sings

First Album

In November 2016, he released his debut studio album, bcos u will never b free. He had released his album on his own on SoundCloud.

First TV Show

In 2018, Rex Orange County made his first TV show appearance on the popular talk show, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

Rex Orange County Favorite Things

  • Inspiration – Stevie Wonder, Queen, ABBA, Green Day, and Weezer
SourceWikipedia
Rex Orange County with his dog as seen in May 2018
Rex Orange County with his dog as seen in May 2018 (Rex Orange County / Instagram)

Rex Orange County Facts

  1. When he was 5 years old, he was a member of a choir at the school, where his mother was employed.
  2. He learned to play piano on his own. By the age of 16, he had picked a guitar as well. He also used to play music as a drummer.
  3. In his teen years, he started creating his own music on Logic Software.
  4. His debut album bcos u will never b free caught English record producer and musician, Two Inch Punch’s attention, who helped Rex get a management team.
  5. He collaborated with Two Inch Punch for a couple of songs such as UNO, Best Friend, and Untitled.
  6. He soon caught the attention of Tyler, the Creator. Tyler sent him an email and appreciated his album. He also flew him to Los Angeles to get him to contribute to his studio album, Flower Boy.
  7. In January 2018, he finished in the 2nd spot behind Norwegian singer Sigrid for the BBC Sound of 2018 award.
  8. Visit his official website @ rexorangecounty.com.
  9. Follow him on Facebook, Twitter, SoundCloud, YouTube, and Instagram.

Featured Image by Rex Orange County / Instagram

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