|Name:||Rex Orange County|
|Birth Day:||May 4, 1998|
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English pop singer/songwriter who is best known for his 2016 single "Uno" which was featured on Zane Lowe's Beats 1 radio program. Rex Orange County is also recognized for having been sought out by BADBADNOTGOOD for a collaboration.
One of his earliest releases was the 2015 single "Corduroy Dreams."
In 2015, Rex Orange County self-released Bcos U Will Never B Free on SoundCloud. This put him on musician Two Inch Punch's radar, who provided him with a management team. The two also collaborated on a few songs—"UNO", "Best Friend", and "Untitled". This also caught Tyler, the Creator's attention. He sent him an email, appreciating the album, and he also flew him out to L.A. to work on Flower Boy. Rex Orange County shared online the DIY "UNO" recording in 2016 when he was 18. Clash magazine wrote, "The buoyant keyboard riff underpins a hypnotic half-spoken vocal, one that veers from topic to topic in a hazy burst of creative mania." In 2017, he released his second album Apricot Princess. Three months after the release of his second album, Rex Orange County was featured on Tyler, the Creator's album Flower Boy; he co-wrote and contributed vocals to the songs "Boredom" and "Foreword". His work has been compared to "other artsy, post-genre teen artists".
As of 9 May 2018, the most popular track by Rex Orange County on Spotify is "Loving Is Easy" created in collaboration with the Dutch artist Benny Sings. On 16 April 2018, Rex Orange County performed the song in his television debut on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. On 31 May 2018, Rex Orange County released a cover of "You've Got a Friend in Me", performing along with Randy Newman, the creator of the song. He was also featured in Spotify's Rise Program. On 9 October 2018, he was scheduled to appear on the French television programme Quotidien, but refused to perform because it featured a sketch by comedian Alison Wheeler parodying the Ku Klux Klan, which he called "tasteless". On 14 February 2019, he released a new single called "New House." Later that year, on 12 September he released "10/10"; the lead single from his third album Pony. Pony was his first major label album release through RCA on 25 October 2019. NPR Music journalist Zoë Jones described Rex Orange County's music as "a bright blend of hip-hop, jazz, and bedroom pop."
In January 2018, O'Connor came in second in the BBC Sound of 2018 award after Norwegian singer Sigrid.
Rex Orange County's real name is Alex O'Connor and he is from England. Rex Orange County started dating his girlfriend Thea in October 2015.
Currently, Rex Orange County is 23 years, 0 months and 6 days old. Rex Orange County will celebrate 24th birthday on a Wednesday 4th of May 2022. Below we countdown to Rex Orange County upcoming birthday.