|Skylar Katz Quick Info|
|Height||4 ft 11.75 in|
|Date of Birth||December 12, 2004|
Skylar Katz is a budding American rapper, actress, and social media star who gained her fame after competing in America’s Got Talent in 2016. She is also noted to be a talented actress who is known for her role as Tess O’Malley in Raven’s Home. Skylar also has an eponymous YouTube channel on which she posts music covers, music videos, and occasionally uploads lifestyle videos. She has a huge fan base with more than 200k subscribers on YouTube and more than 600k followers on Instagram.
Melville, Long Island, New York, United States
New York, United States
Actress, Rapper, Social Media Star
- Father – Mike Katz (Doctor)
- Mother – Fran Katz
- Siblings – Hailey Katz (Older Sister), Madison Katz (Older Sister), Dylan Katz (Older Brother)
Hip-Hop, Rap, Pop
She has released her music with labels such as Hood Famous Music and Sky’s The Limit 23 Records.
4 ft 11¾ or 152 cm
48 kg or 106 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
Dark Brown (Natural)
Petite body stature
She has done endorsement work for several brands such as –
Best Known For
- Competing on America’s Got Talent with an original rap song titled Fresh that won her a “Yes” onto the next round
- Starring alongside Raven-Symoné on Disney’s hit show Raven’s Home as the character Tess O’Malley
- Releasing several singles such as For Da Summer (2017) and Fall Back (2018)
As a Singer
Skylar has lent her vocals to several soundtracks such as Eye to Eye, Replay the Moment, Face of a Movement, Tess Freestyles on the TV show Raven’s Home in 2018.
She released her first original single For Da Summer in 2017 under the label Hood Famous Music. In 2018, she released her 2nd single titled Fall Back. This was released under the label Sky’s The Limit 23 Records.
First TV Show
Skylar made her first TV show appearance as a contestant on America’s Got Talent in 2016.
Skylar’s active lifestyle as a basketball player contributes to her fitness and health as it is a fast game that offers a great cardio workout.
She does not follow a strict diet plan and enjoys eating food that contains sugar in it.
Skylar Katz Favorite Things
- Disney Movie – High School Musical (2006)
- Sport – Basketball
- Emoji – Laughing hard emoji
- Foods – Lobster, Stake
- Color – Pink
- Rapper – Nicki Minaj
- Subject In School – English
- Favorite Thing To Do Along With Her Siblings – Play basketball with her brother and win
- Basketball Player – Steph Curry
- Snack – Gushers, Kitkat
Skylar Katz Facts
- She started rapping and performing at the age of 5.
- She was 10 years old when she began playing basketball competitively.
- Skylar can shoot hoops and skateboard.
- In 2016, at the age of 11, Skylar made it through the audition rounds on America’s Got Talent with her original rap “Fresh”. However, she was eliminated during the Judges Cut 2.
- In the past, Skylar joined the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP).
- Her mother and father are huge fans of rapper Biggie and Tupac.
- In 2017, she collaborated with heavy metal band Unlocking the Truth to release the single Rockstar.
- In 2017, she performed live at the Arthur Ashe Stadium on Kid’s Day.
- She started her self-titled YouTube channel in 2016 and the first video that she uploaded to it, was a music cover of Nicki Minaj’s Monster.
- In April 2018, she took part in the Nike’s Go LA 10K race.
- Her biggest influences are music artist Nicki Minaj, Drake, Nas, and Rakim along with many others.
- She enjoys eating birthday cake flavored ice-creams.
- Skylar has 2 dogs named Annie and Jose. She nicknamed them “my noodles”.
- She often goes quad biking with her family.
- One of her biggest fears is being eaten by sharks.
- She pronounces the word “water” like “wodr”.
- Visit her official website @ skykatzraps.com.
- Follow her on Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, SoundCloud, and Facebook.
Featured Image by Skylar Katz / Instagram