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.