Karen Lee Orzolek, known professionally as Karen O, is a South Korean-born American singer, songwriter, musician, and record producer. She is the lead vocalist for American rock band Yeah Yeah Yeahs.
|Birth name:||Karen Lee Orzolek|
|Also known as:||Marshmellow|
|Born:||November 22, 1978, Seoul, South Korea|
|Genres:||Indie rock, alternative rock, art rock, punk|
|Occupation(s):||Singer, songwriter, record producer|
|Labels:||Shifty, Touch and Go, Dress Up, DGC, Interscope, Cult|
|Associated acts:||Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Unitard, The Kids, Native Korean Rock, Swans, Danger Mouse, The Flaming Lips|
|Twitter:||Karen O's Twitter profile|
|Instagram:||Karen O's Instagram profile|
|Facebook:||Karen O's Facebook profile|
|IMDb:||Karen O's IMDb|
|Spotify:||Karen O's Spotify|
|iTunes:||Karen O's iTunes|
About Karen O
Singer-songwriter best known as the lead vocalist for the New York garage rock band Yeah Yeah Yeahs, best known for singles such as "Maps" and "Heads Will Roll."
She attended New York Univerity's Tisch School of the Arts.
She was approached by Playboy but turned them down.
She has dated Spike Jonze and musician Angus Andrew. She married her longtime boyfriend Barnaby Clay in 2011. The couple welcomed a son, Django, in 2015.
She contributed vocals to the cover of "Immigrant Song," which was featured on the soundtrack for the American version of the film The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, which starred Rooney Mara.
Information related to Karen O
- Musicians from Seoul
- Yeah Yeah Yeahs members
- NME Awards winners
- American female rock singers
- South Korean emigrants to the United States
- Singers from New Jersey
- American indie rock musicians