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Age26
Birthday 21 June, 1997
Birthplace Irvine, California, USA
Height 5' 5" (165 cm)
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Nationality American
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame the 2011 single “Friday”, which was released via record label ARK Music Factory
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Rebecca Renee Black (born June 21, 1997) is an American YouTuber, singer, model and actress who gained extensive media attention with her 2011 single "Friday". After its music video went viral on YouTube and other social media sites, "Friday" was derided by many music critics and viewers, who dubbed it "the worst song ever". Rebecca went on to release other songs; her Dave Days collaboration "Saturday" earned more success. She currently uploads videos on her YouTube channel about various topics.

Rebecca Black is best known for her song "Friday" which became an Internet sensation in March 2011. According to Billboard.com, she is just one of the pop stars coming from a production company called Ark Music Factory.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: JT

Trivia (8)

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She has English, Polish, Italian, and Mexican ancestry.

In the United States, her single, "Friday", sold over 442,000 copies. It debuted at number 72 on the Billboard Hot 100, before peaking at number 58 in its second week of release.

A cover version of her song, "Friday", was released by the cast of season two of the television series Glee (2009), eventually peaking at number 34 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Along with Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon recorded a cover version of her song, "Friday", which appeared on Fallon's 2012 album Blow Your Pants Off. On February 10, 2013, the album won the Grammy for Best Comedy Album at the 55th Grammy Awards.

Appears in the music video for Katy Perry's single, "Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)", alongside Darren Criss, Corey Feldman, Kenny G, Debbie Gibson, Kevin McHale, Isaac Hanson, Taylor Hanson and Zac Hanson.

In 2010, her mother paid $4,000 for Los Angeles record label ARK Music Factory to produce a music video , which the Blacks retaining ownership of both the master and the video. The single produced, "Friday", written entirely by ARK, was released on YouTube on February 10, 2011, and received approximately 1,000 views in its first month of release. The video went viral on March 11, acquiring millions of views on YouTube in a matter of days, and became the most-talked-about topic on social networking site Twitter that week.

Following the release of the music video for "Friday", she began to receive multiple death threats by phone and by e-mail, which were later investigated by the Anaheim Police Department.

Before the original video for "Friday" was removed from YouTube on June 16, 2011 due to legal disputes with ARK, it had already amassed more than 167,000,000 views. It has since been re-uploaded and viewed almost 75,000,000, bringing the total number of views to over 240,000,000. [January 2015].

Personal Quotes (14)

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At times, it feels like I'm being cyber bullied.

To me I'm just a regular person going to the mall with friends, and now I'm in Forever 21 and I see this random group of girls staring at me and taking pictures. But now I usually have my dad, who is a really tall and intimidating person with me, so he's kind of my bodyguard.

'Friday' is about hanging out with friends, having fun. I felt like it was my personality in that song.

Dancing - that's really what I do at parties. I dance and I hang out with friends. That's my partying.

I am worth something and I will be big.

I don't think I'm the worst singer, but I don't think I'm the best singer.

I was one of those little girls who practiced signing autographs since I was 5 years old.

I want to show people there's more to me than they think.

I like guys with a nice smile. I know it's cliché, but it's so true! I like a guy with a nice smile and nice eyes.

I have a huge crush on Josh Hutcherson and all the guys in One Direction!

I would love to be like Justin Bieber or Selena Gomez. They were catapulted into stardom when they were so young - like I was - and they still haven't gone down the wrong path and I hope neither or them will. I find that really inspiring.

I don't really use YouTube that much. I am a very Internet-oriented person, but I'm more of a Twitter freak - I'm always on Twitter. Or chatting with friends.

Luckily, I have some amazing friends.

I grew up being the girl who would always tune in to watch famous people talk about their careers, how they handled scandals and mega fame. I'm trying to pick up tips.

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