Watch as FKA Twigs puts the final touches on her impressively dramatic (and athletic) Afropunk performance.
Director: AnAkA DP: Anthony Prince Assistant Camera: Aaron Ramey Sound: AnAkA Editor: AnAkA Producer: Yohana Zecarias & Blonde + Co. Production Assistant: Kimberly McNatt & Jacob Linden Production: West of Ivy Still haven’t subscribed to Vogue on YouTube? ►► http://bit.ly/vogueyoutubesub
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FKA Twigs (stylised as FKA twigs), is an English singer and songwriter. Raised in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, she became a backup dancer after moving to South London when she was 17 years old. She made her musical debut with the extended plays EP1 (2012) and EP2 (2013).
Her debut studio album, LP1, was released in August 2014 to critical acclaim, peaking at number 16 on the UK Albums Chart and number 30 on the US Billboard 200. It was later nominated for the 2014 Mercury Prize. She released the M3LL155X EP in 2015 to further critical praise. Her work has been described as “genre-bending”, drawing on various genres including electronic music, trip hop, R&B, and avant-garde.