Watch videos & listen free to Sky Ferreira: Everything Is Embarrassing, You’re Not the One & more, plus 800 pictures. Sky Ferreira (born July 8, 1992), is an American singer-songwriter of Portuguese descent, model and actress from Los Angeles, California, USA. In July 2009 she signed a record deal with EMI. Ferreira got her start in her hometown of Los Angeles. She sang gospel songs in church throughout her childhood. At age 13, she started taking opera lessons to refine her singing voice. She spent the next few years maintaining a MySpace profile where she uploaded various tracks. Shortly before her 15th birthday, she caught the attention of Swedish producers Bloodshy & Avant by sending them a message through the social networking site. The producers were impressed and subsequently decided to work with her. Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last.fm.