Estelle Fanta Swaray (born 18 January 1980), simply known as Estelle, is a British singer, songwriter, rapper, record producer, and actress from West London, England.
Estelle is known for her eclectic mix of various musical genres including R&B, soul, reggae, grime, hip hop and dance.
She has experienced mainstream success with the single "American Boy" featuring Kanye West, reaching number 1 in the United Kingdom, and her collaboration with David Guetta in "One Love".
Estelle has released several critically acclaimed records and received a Grammy Award among other accolades.
Her mother's family came from Dakar, Senegal, and her father is from the Caribbean island of Grenada. Estelle's parents were very religious when she was growing up, and secular music was not allowed in the family's home.
Instead, spiritual music—particularly American gospel—and traditional African music were what Estelle grew up listening to.
The star was recently forced to dismiss rumours she was romantically involved with her American Boy collaborator, Kanye West.Her career got a jump-start in the early 2000s when she happened to see Kanye West sitting in a restaurant while on a trip to Los Angeles.Estelle approached Kanye, introduced herself and asked for an introduction to John Legend. Meet thousands of single Muslims in Estelle with Mingle2's free Muslim personal ads and chat rooms.Our network of Muslim men and women in Estelle is the perfect place to make Muslim friends or find a Muslim boyfriend or girlfriend in Estelle.