Born Jul 2, 1989

'Devin Star Tailes, better known by her stage name Dev, is an American singer and songwriter. She was discovered by the record label, Indie-Pop, and The Cataracs via MySpace after her friend Shane Crislip, posted her singing to some beats. Dev's song "Booty Bounce" was sampled in Far East Movement's hit single "Like a G6" which reached number 1 in the US, and sold over five million downloads in the country.… Read More

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1989 Birth Born on July 2, 1989.


2007 18 Years Old She attended Brock Elliott Elementary and graduated from Sierra High School in 2007, where she was a member of band and choir. … Read More


2009 20 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2009 she made a cover of Amy Winehouse' "Blonde Trick" and, after a friend posted the song into MySpace, the production team The Cataracs noticed it and contacted Dev. To Fashion Indie Magazine she said: "I decided to put up this song on MySpace. it was basically a "diss track" and I didn't expect anything out of it. … Read More
In 2010, the Cataracs produced "Like a G6" with Far East Movement and decided to use a verse from Dev's single "Booty Bounce" as the chorus.
On April 25, 2011, she released the single "In the Dark". … Read More
Her debut album The Night the Sun Came Up was released on March 27, 2012. … Read More
2013 24 Years Old In November 2013, Dev also collaborated with singer Mia Martina for her single Danse which gained popularity in Latin and dance charts throughout spring 2014.
In the middle of 2014, after the release of her previously single "Kiss It", Dev left Universal Republic and decided to release music on her own, without a label.
2015 26 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2015 Dev collaborated with female electro duo NERVO for their single "Hey Ricky" which is scheduled to be released with an attached video in April 2015. … Read More
In 2016 Dev started promoting her second studio album which is set to be released in mid 2016 with an opening single called Lowkey. … Read More
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