British child stars Sophia Grace and Rosie are cousins who are known to have risen to fame back in 2011 at the tender ages of 8 and 5 after they did a cover for the song Super Bass by famous singer and rapper Nicki Minaj. Furthermore, they gained more popularity when they appeared on the Ellen DeGeneres show where they met Nicky Minaj and later on became regular guests of Ellen on her show.
Sophia Grace And Rosie’s Bio and Age
Taking a look at the background of these youngsters one would find that Sophia Grace the eldest among the duo was born with the birth name Sophia Grace Brownlee on born 18 April 2003 while her younger cousin Rosie was born with the birth name Grace McClelland on born 7 September 2006. The girls who are originally from Essex, England, make up the Sophia Grace & Rosie duo. They came into the limelight back in September 2011 when Rosie’s mother Danielle dressed up the girls in ballerina outfits with tiaras on their heads and made a video of them performing Nicki Minaj’s song ‘Super Bass’ which she posted on YouTube. The video went viral immediately with over 53 million views presently and it was said to have caught the attention of many top Hollywood celebrities. By October 2011, the girls got an invite as guests to the Ellen DeGeneres Show from Ellen herself where they had the opportunity to Nicky Minaj in person.
The duo’s celebrity status gradually rose as they made regular appearances on The Ellen DeGeneres Show and even had a segment for their personal show titled Tea Time with Sophia Grace & Rosie in which they invited celebrities like Miley Cyrus, Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Hugh Grant, Justin Bieber, Julie Bowen, Harry Connick Jr, LL Cool J and Reese Witherspoon. They were also said to have represented Ellen DeGeneres on official occasions and had won the 2012 Teen Choice Award for “Choice Web Star”. The pair have been featured in two episodes of the sitcom Sam & Cat and have their own movie titled Sophia Grace & Rosie’s Royal Adventure produced by Nickelodeon which is said to have other series that will follow it.
In 2013, the girls published 2 books via Orchard Books that were illustrated by Shelagh McNicholas. The first titled ‘Tea Time with Sophia Grace & Rosie’ that was published on 1 February 2013 and it was ranked at no.2 Children’s Picture Books on The New York Times Best Seller list. Their second book ‘Showtime with Sophia Grace & Rosie’ published on 25 March 2014 also did very well like the first one.
Sophia Grace and Rosie also have a doll line which was launched in April 2014. The dolls come in a set of two which represent the girls and were first sold only at Walmart in April but by May it was found at Claire’s store. The dolls are unique because they were dressed in the girls signature look which was pink tutus with tiaras on their heads alongside microphones, socks, and shoes. The dolls even sing Nicki Minaj’s “Super Bass”, when their bellies are pressed,
Sophia Grace who is a music lover released her debut music video in 2013 titled “Girls Just Gotta Have Fun” and in 2015 she released the single “Best Friends” which has more than 118 million views on her YouTube channel. She is said to have been signed by Capitol Records France and has released a third single titled “Girl In The Mirror” on 9 June 2016 in which she featured the rapper Silentó. Rosie, on the other hand, has also been working hard like her cousin as she has her own YouTube channel and has sang a cover for Little Mix’s song “Touch”.
Height – How Tall are Sophia Grace And Rosie?
The growing girls who are on transition into full teenagers have height measurements which are estimated to be 4 ft 1 inch or 124 cm for Sophia Grace and 3 ft 6 inches for Rosie.
Other Facts To Know About The Duo
Other facts that are worth knowing about these rising child stars include:
- They have different personalities which is evident in Rosie’s quiet nature and Sophia’s very bold nature.
- They both have younger siblings: a brother for Rosie and a sister for Sophia.
- Rosie is a gymnast and exhibits what she does on her YouTube channel.
- Sophia was once contracted to play the part of Little Red Riding Hood but her parents later rejected the offer because she was too young.