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Kiesza Gender: F
Ashlie Rae Ellestad
born on 16 January 1987 at 21:44 (= 9:44 PM )
Place Calgary, Alberta, 51n03, 114w05
Timezone MST h7w (is standard time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 26°31' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 19°35 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 17°57'

Kiesza (performing at the Sound of a Woman Tour, 2015)
photo: Pistenwolf, license cc-by-sa-3.0


Canadian singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist (guitar, keyboard) who has most recently worked in New York City and London. She has written for musical artists such as Rihanna, Kylie Minogue and Icona Pop.

In 2012, Kiesza released her first single after starting work with Afuni in New York, a "disco-infused pop" single titled "Oops" about a couple that had unprotected sex.

Kiesza was featured in the single "Triggerfinger" by the Norwegian band Donkeyboy in 2013.

Her 2014 single "Hideaway" debuted at number one on the UK Singles Chart issued for 26 April 2014. Kiesza's second single "Giant in My Heart" premiered on Annie Mac's BBC Radio 1 show on 13 June 2014. It entered the UK Singles Chart at number four. After a long hiatus, Kiesza released the single "Dearly Beloved" on 6 January 2017.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • associate relationship with Rihanna (born 20 February 1988)

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth notice, Calgary Herald (Alberta, Canada), 24 Feb 1987, p. 31. Wikipedia has 1989 in error.


  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Group/ Duo
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Guitar, keyboard)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Song writer
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc.