Willow Smith Biography

Updated On Jan 01, 2019 Published On Jan 26, 2015
Facts of Willow Smith
Date of Birth: 2000 , October-31
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
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Willow Smith is an American singer, dancer, and actress. She launched her music career in 2010 with the release of the singles Whip my hair and 21st Century Girl. She made her acting debut from I am Legend in 2007. She also appeared in Kit Kittredge: An American Girl in cooperation with Abigail Breslin. She received a Young Artist Award for her performance. She was also nominated for the Video of the Year at the Bet Award of 2011.      

Willow Camille Reign Smith was born on October 31, 2000, in Los Angeles to actress-musician Jada Pinkett Smith and actor-musician Will Smith. She is the younger sister of Jaden Smith and half-sister of Trey Smith.  

She along with her brothers are youth ambassadors for Project Zambia. They help raise awareness for children orphaned by the Global AIDS. smith joined the Roc nation family in September with the legend Jay-Z.  

Willow made her acting debut from I am Legend alongside father Will Smith. She also voiced in Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, she also starred in Kit Kittredge: An American Girl which was released on July 2, 2008.

She then released her first single, ‘Whip My Hair’, which peaked at number 11 and went platinum in the U.S. on February 3, 2011, she released her next single ‘21st Century Girl’.

Smith also did a collab with Nicki Minaj and on October 6, 2011, ‘Fireball’ was released, however, it failed to chart in any type of music market except for the US R&B, where it charted at 121.

On May 1, 2012, Smith released her first music video ‘Do it Like Me ( Rockstar)’. Later on July 2, 2012, she released the ‘I Am Me’ music video at the BeT Awards. She also released her fourth single, ‘I Am Me’ via iTunes and Amazon on July 17.   

In 2013, Smith and DJ Fabrega started a duo titled ‘Melodic Chaotic’. On July 6, 2013, ’The Intro’ and  ‘Summer Fling’ was released as the first and second work. Smith performed ‘Summer Fling’ on September 16, 2013, on the series premiere of The Queen Latifah Show

On October 24, 2014, it was announced by Smith and FADeR that she would be releasing her debut EP titled ‘3’ for free via Google Play for the limited time and was later pushed to November 17, 2014, via iTunes.

Smith released her new single titled ‘F Q-C#7’ on May 7, 2015. Later on December, she surprise-released her first album Ardipithecus.

She released her second album The 1st on her birthday, October 31, 2017. It was praised for its musical development.

Willow Smith won Young Artist Award for Best Ensemble Cast for her film ‘Kit Kittredge: An American Girl’. In 2011, Smith won  NAACP for outstanding New Artist, she also won the Bet Youngster Award for her single ‘Whip My Hair’ same year.

In 2014, Smith won the Vevo certified Awards for her debut single ‘Whip My Hair’. Later in 2016, Smith and her brother Jaden Smith received the New Fashion Icon Award at the 2016 Fashion Awards.    

Smith is in a relationship with her musical collaborator Tyler Cole. They have been dating since 2017 and are still together.

Willow was also rumored to having an affair with Moises Arias an American actor in 2014. Except this, there is no information about her affairs or boyfriend, and also there is no sign of Willow getting married or starting her family.   

Being born as the daughter of Will Smith and with her abilities, she has advanced her career beyond the belief. She has an estimated net worth of $4 million through not only singing but acting roles, voice acting in animated movies and music videos.  

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born to Will and Jada Smith

October 31 , 2000

Willow Camille Reign Smith was born on October 31, 2000, in Los Angeles to actress-musician Jada Pinkett Smith and actor-musician Will Smith. She is the younger sister of Jaden Smith and half-sister of Trey Smith. 

started since 2007

October 31 , 2000

She made her acting debut from I am Legend in 2007. She also appeared in Kit Kittredge: An American Girl. She launched her music career in 2010 with the release of the singles ‘Whip my hair’ and ‘21st Century Girl’. She also voiced in Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa.

won Young Artist Award

October 31 , 2000

Willow Smith won Young Artist Award for Best Ensemble Cast for her film ‘Kit Kittredge: An American Girl’. she also won the BeT Youngster Award for her single ‘Whip My Hair’ same year. In 2016, Smith and her brother Jaden Smith received the New Fashion Icon Award at the 2016 Fashion Awards.

worth million

October 31 , 2000

She has advanced her career beyond the belief, the 17-year-old has an estimated net worth of $4 million through not only singing but acting roles, voice acting in animated movies, music videos.

dating musical collaborator

October 31 , 2000

Smith is in a relationship with her musical collaborator Tyler Cole. They started dating since 2017 and are still together. Willow was rumored to be dating Moises Arias an American actor in 2014.