Francesco Yates

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Birthday
11, 1995
Birthplace
Toronto, Canada
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthplace
Toronto, Canada

About

Known for his trademark afro, this pop/R&B/soul singer-songwriter, guitarist and pianist released singles titled "Call," "When I Found You" and "Better To Be Loved."

Before Fame

He was inspired to pursue a music career after watching the Richard Linklater-directed film School of Rock when he was eleven years old. He was signed to a management deal when he was 14 years old and inked a deal with Atlantic Records at 16.

Trivia

He played guitar on "Gust of Wind" a track off Pharrell's G I R L album.

Family Life

He is a native of Toronto, Canada.

Associated With

Pharrell, who was one of Yates earliest supporters, produced Yates' debut album.