Kali Uchis is popular as an American singer and songwriter. Her debut mixtape, Drunken Babble, made her established fame in the Music industry. She also released her second studio album, Sin Miedo which was her first Spanish language project in 2021. Kali received a Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording for her feature on Kaytranada’s single, 10%.
She is also a winner of an American Music Award, two Billboard Music Awards, and a nomination for a Latin Grammy Award.
Early Life of Kali Uchis
Kali Uchis opened her eyes for the very first time on July 17, 1994, in Alexandria, Virginia, United States. As of now, she is 28 years old. Her birth sign is Cancer and cuts her birthday cake on the 17th of July. Kali’s full name is Karly-Marina Loaiza. Her father is a native of Pereira, Colombia and when he emigrated to the USA, he met Kali’s mother. Her father used to work as a store manager.
She is the only biological child of her parents and she has three step-brothers and one step-sister from her mother’s and father’s sides. One of her brothers is a skateboarder. Uchis has American citizenship and belongs to a mixed ethnicity (Colombian, Spanish, and Basque). She follows the Christianity religion. She went to T. C. Williams High School aka Alexandria City High School but dropped out.
Kali Uchis and Don Toliver’s Relationship
She is dating an American rapper, Don Toliver. They haven’t made details on their first meeting but their fans think that they met through collaborative tracks, Though. Since 2020, they have been dating each other. When Don was asked about their relationship in an interview with W Magazine he said:
“Kali Uchis is, in fact, his girlfriend. We’re not crazy public or anything like that. We just vibe.”
Past Relationship of Kali Uchis
She dated an American rapper, Young Gleesh in 2018. When Kali and Young were dating, an Austin woman accused him of assault. The incident happened in 2015 when he was performing at the South by Southwest music festival. He even testified to the allegation due to this, his rapping career halted. After some time they split up as Kali cheated on him with Omar Apollo.
Omar is an American singer-songwriter by profession. They were rumored to be together when the picture of Omar and Kali at a pool party got viral on social sites. Kali revealed that she wasn’t the woman who appeared with Omar because Omar was with a waiter via Instagram Live.
Kali Uchis is a Millionaire
As of 2023, Uchis has an estimated net worth of $4 million. This is the outcome of her career as an American singer and songwriter. Uchis’s salary is $551.68k a year.
She lives in a $1.722 million worth home in Mediterranean Villa in a Village home. It features a double-door entry with a chandelier-topped dining area and gourmet kitchen. She owns BMW X4, Porsche 911, and Ferrari Roma.
Kali Uchis’s Height & Tattoos
She has a tall height of 5 feet 6 inches and weighs around 60 kg. Her body measurement includes 34-25-35 inches. She has a beautiful pair of brown eyes and her hair is dark brown in color.
Uchis has 6 tattoos on her body. She pierced a rose on the back of her hand on her knuckle and on her hip there is a tattoo of the tiger. Uchis carved writing on her bicep and also written on her wrist. There is an initial of her name on her side.
Kali Uchis’s Singing Career
- Kali is an American singer and songwriter.
- At first, she used to play saxophone and was a member of a jazz band in her high school.
- She released her debut mixtape, Drunken Babble just after her graduation.
- She released a genre-defying song on her mixtape on August 1, 2012.
- Kali got the opportunity to collab with a popular rapper, Snoop Dog for his mixtape, That’s My Work 3 in 2014.
- Her debut EP Por Vida was released on her official website in February 2015.
- She also worked with Humanz on his song She’s My Collar, Ticker Tape in April 2017.
- She featured English singer Jorja Smith, in her lead single, Tyrant.
- Kali announced her North American tour in June 2017.
- She released her second single, Nuestro Planeta on August 25, 2017.
Songs & Albums
Kali’s popular songs are Telepatía, After the Storm, Melting, Tyler, and The creator see you again. She has also released Dead to Me, I wish you roses, Your Teeth in my neck, and Moonlight. Some of her popular albums are Red Moon in Venus, Isolation, Sin Miedo, and Drunken Babble.
Awards and Nomination
- In 2023, she won iHeartRadio Music Awards in the nomination for Best New Latin Artist.
- She won The New Generation – Female Criteria in the Premios Juventud in 2021.
- She was nominated for Best Urban Video – International for the song, After the Storm at UK Music Video Award 2018.
FAQs of Kali Uchis
Was Kali Uchis homeless?
Kali was homeless when she was only 17 years old when her parents kicked her from home for repeatedly breaking her curfew. Kali used to live with her friends and even started working in a grocery shop to meet her needs.
Does Kali Uchis speak Spanish?
Yes, Uchis can speak Spanish She even published a song named Telepatia in the Spanish language.
Does Kali Uchis have a baby?
No, Kali doesn’t have a child. She is dating but hasn’t welcomed any kids. Klai is focusing on her singing career.
Is Kali Uchis dating Tyler the creator?
Kali and Tyler didn’t reveal their relationship status officially. When Tyler texts her with the song, What They Say, she started communicating with him. In 2014, they met each other and even went on a couple of dates but they never mentioned that they were dating.
Is Kali Uchis bisexual?
Yes, she is bisexual. She even made a video during Pride months and said that she has never hidden her sexual orientation. Kali expresses herself as a proud transgender woman.
Is Kali Uchis related to Alexa Demie?
No, Kali is not related to Alexa Demi. they are very close friends of each other. By profession, Alexa is an actress while Kali is a singer.