Kim Petras (born 27 August 1992) is a German singer and songwriter currently based in Los Angeles. Born in Cologne, Petras became subject of media coverage after undergoing gender transition at a young age. Petras began recording music as a teenager, releasing her debut extended play One Piece of Tape in 2011. She independently released her debut single in 2017, “I Don’t Want It at All“, which was produced by Dr. Luke and topped viral music charts on Spotify, resulting in Petras landing a partnership with the company, and peaked at number 54 on the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart in the United States. She appears on Charli XCX‘s mixtape Pop 2 (2017), alongside Jay Park on the track “Unlock It”. As of October 2018, Petras’s songs have been streamed over 50,000,000 times.