British child stars Sophia Grace and Rosie are cousins who are known to have already achieved fame in 2011 at the tender age of 8 and 5 years after they made a cover for the song Super Bass by the famous singer and rapper Nicki Minaj. They also gained popularity when they performed in the show of Ellen DeGeneres, where they met Nicky Minaj and later became regular guests of Ellen in her show.
Sophia Grace And Rosie’s Bio and Age
Looking at the background of these youngsters, we find that Sophia Grace, the eldest of the duo, was born on April 18, 2003, under the birth name Sophia Grace Brownlee, while her younger cousin Rosie was born on September 7, 2006, under the birth name Grace McClelland. The girls, originally from Essex, England, form the duo, Sophia Grace & Rosie. They came into the limelight in September 2011 when Rosie’s mother Danielle dressed the girls up in ballerina outfits with tiaras on their heads and shot a video of them with Nicki Minaj’s song “Super Bass”, which she posted on YouTube. The video immediately spread with currently over 53 million viewers and is said to have attracted the attention of many Hollywood celebrities. In October 2011, the girls received an invitation from Ellen herself as guests at the Ellen DeGeneres Show, where they had the opportunity to meet Nicky Minaj in person.
The duo’s celebrity status gradually increased as they performed regularly on the Ellen DeGeneres Show and even had a spot on their personal show called Tea Time with Sophia Grace & Rosie, where they invited celebrities such as Miley Cyrus, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Hugh Grant, Justin Bieber, Julie Bowen, Harry Connick Jr, LL Cool J, and Reese Witherspoon. They are also said to have represented Ellen DeGeneres at official events and won the Teen Choice Award 2012 for “Choice Web Star”. They were featured in two episodes of the sitcom Sam & Cat and have their own movie called Sophia Grace & Rosie’s Royal Adventure produced by Nickelodeon, which is said to be followed by other series.
In 2013 the girls released 2 books about Orchard Books, illustrated by Shelagh McNicholas. The first, entitled “Tea Time with Sophia Grace & Rosie”, was published on February 1, 2013, and was ranked number two on the New York Times bestseller list of children’s picture books. Her second book, “Showtime with Sophia Grace & Rosie”, which was published on March 25, 2014, also did very well, just like the first book.
Sophia Grace and Rosie also have a doll line that was introduced in April 2014. The dolls come in sets of two representing the girls and were first only sold at Walmart in April, but in May they were found in Claire’s store. The dolls are unique because they were dressed in the typical girl look, i.e. in pink tutus with tiaras on the head, microphones, socks, and shoes. The dolls even sing Nicki Minaj’s “Super Bass” when you press on their stomachs,
Sophia Grace, who is a music lover, released her first music video entitled “Girls Just Gotta Have Fun” in 2013 and the single “Best Friends” in 2015, which has more than 118 million viewers on her YouTube channel. She is said to have been signed by Capitol Records France and on June 9, 2016, she released a third single entitled “Girl In The Mirror”, featuring rapper Silentó. Rosie, on the other hand, like her cousin, has worked hard as she has her own YouTube channel and sang a cover for the song “Touch” by Little Mix.
Height – How Tall are Sophia Grace And Rosie?
The adolescent girls, who are in transition to adulthood, have height measurements estimated at 4 ft 1 inch or 124 cm for Sophia Grace and 3 ft 6 inches for Rosie.
Other Facts To Know About The Duo
- They have different personalities, which can be seen in Rosie’s calm nature and Sophie’s very courageous nature.
- They both have younger siblings: a brother for Rosie and a sister for Sophia.
- Rosie is a gymnast and exhibits on her YouTube channel what she does.
- Sophia was once signed up for the role of Little Red Riding Hood, but her parents later declined the offer because she was too young.