Rina Sawayama Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Rina Sawayama Quick Info
Height 5 ft 4 in
Weight 51 kg
Date of Birth August 16, 1990
Zodiac Sign Leo
Eye Color Dark Brown

Rina Sawayama is a Japanese-British singer, songwriter, and model who is best known for the release of her EP Rina (2017) and her first studio album titled Sawayama (2020). Besides that, she is also known for the release of her various singles such as Sleeping in Waking, Where U Are, Valentine (What’s It Gonna Be), Cherry, and Flicker.

Born Name

Rina Sawayama (リナ サワヤマ)

Nick Name

Rina

Rina Sawayama as seen in a selfie taken in May 2020
Rina Sawayama as seen in a selfie taken in May 2020 (Rina Sawayama / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Leo

Born Place

Niigata, Japan

Residence

London, England, United Kingdom

Nationality

British, Japanese

Education

She attended Magdalene College, the University of Cambridge, where she started studying politics, psychology, and sociology but graduated with a degree in political science.

Occupation

Singer, Songwriter, Model

Manager

Rina is represented by –

  • Tom Windish and Christine Cao of Paradigm Talent Agency
  • Celebrity Talent International

As a model, she is represented by Anti Agency and Elite Model Management.

Genre

Pop, R&B, Electropop, Alternative Pop

Instruments

Vocals

Labels

Dirty Hit

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 4 in or 162.5 cm

Weight

51 kg or 112.5 lbs

Rina Sawayama performing like at School Night at Bardot Hollywood in Los Angeles, California, on Monday, April 30, 2018
Rina Sawayama performing like at School Night at Bardot Hollywood in Los Angeles, California, on Monday, April 30, 2018 (Justin Higuchi / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

Race / Ethnicity

Asian (Japanese)

Hair Color

Dark Brown

However, she prefers to dye her hair yellow or pink.

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Bisexual, Pansexual

Distinctive Features

  • Snub nose
  • Thick eyebrows
  • Thin lips

Brand Endorsements

Through her social media, she has either endorsed or promoted various brands such as Sebastian Professional.

Rina Sawayama Favorite Things

  • Albums Of 2020 – Miss Anthropocene

SourceYouTube

Rina Sawayama in a picture taken while performing like at School Night at Bardot Hollywood in Los Angeles, California, on Monday, April 30, 2018
Rina Sawayama in a picture taken while performing like at School Night at Bardot Hollywood in Los Angeles, California, on Monday, April 30, 2018 (Justin Higuchi / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

Rina Sawayama Facts

  1. She spent the first 5 years of her childhood in Niigata. Later, her parents relocated to London, England where she was brought up.
  2. Even though she completed her studies with a degree in political science, Rina decided to pursue a career in music and modeling. Also, she was part of her university hip hop group called Lazy Lion that included Wolf Alice‘s, Theo Ellis.
  3. She is most proud of the release of her track Bad Friend.
  4. Rina released her debut track titled Sleeping in Waking in 2013.
  5. She signed to Dirty Hit Records in 2020.
  6. Rina released her debut studio album Sawayama. It consisted of a total of 14 tracks in total of which 1 is a bonus track for the Japanese edition of the album. It received widespread attention and made on Billboard Japan‘s Japan Download Albums list and 2nd place on the UK Independent Album Breakers list.
  7. As a model, she walked at the 2017 Versus x Versace Fall / Winter fashion show.
  8. In 2019, she made her debut as an actress in the TV show Turn Up Charlie.
  9. She once wrote and sung an original track for designers Nicola Formichetti’s MAC x Nicopanda fashion show.
  10. In April 2020, the reputed Paper Magazine headlined her “Our Favorite Genre” in an article of theirs.
  11. She has been featured on the cover of various magazines including The Guardian, Paper Magazine, The New York Times, and Clash Magazine.
  12. Amidst many others, she has listed her influences as Avril Lavigne, Beyoncé, Mariah Carey, Britney Spears, and Kylie Minogue.

Featured Image By Justin Higuchi / Flickr / CC BY 2.0

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