Taylor Momsen is a prominent American singer, songwriter and actress. She is most noted for playing the role of Cindy Lou Who from the movie How the Grinch Stole Christmas, and in the TV series Gossip Girl. Taylor Momsen was born in Southern California, but her family is originally from Ireland. Momsen has since adopted many different characters in her music including the lead characters in Love Actually!
Taylor Momsen grew up in Southern California, where she became known as one of the best girls to ever live at that time. She was known as “Tiffany” by her friends in school, because of her long, curly hair. Momsen attended several different schools in her younger years, including Santa Barbara High School, Beverly Hills High School, and even went to Vassar College. Momsen dropped out of Vassar College after one semester, however, to pursue a singing career. Later in her life, she went on to star as a dancer on Broadway, where she earned a degree in drama.
Momsen had sveral popular songs throughout her career, such as One Way Or Another, I’m a Believer, You’re Not My Baby, Good as You’re Going, Good As You Go, Take Me Home, I Remember You, Come As You Are, Blowin’ In The Wind, I’m a Believer, and I Remember You. Her first album was entitled One Way or Another, which is often cited by critics as one of the greatest albums of all time. Momsen never achieved success in the recording business, however, despite the success of her songs and the band she was in. She did, however, have some major hits in other formats, including songs on The Billie Jean Movie soundtrack and The Smashing Pumpkins Soundtrack.
Momsen would eventually release a second album with her daughter Taylor. The album featured songs about meeting men, living in Los Angeles, writing songs, and meeting famous celebrities. Her second album, Pretty Reckless, went Gold. This would make Momsen one of the more successful female artists in the country.
Now, Momsen has a new project called Heaven knows my Name. The band is expected to perform at various events over the next year, including an American tour. Momsen also released a song from the new album called “I’m a Believer,” which can be streamed online. Other projects that she is involved with include working with philanthropic organizations, speaking at colleges, and writing. Momsen also appears in an upcoming documentary about her relationship with her daughter Taylor.
Momsen has not put out an album since her sophomore album was released in 2021. Taylor Momsen left the band to pursue other musical opportunities. She shared that she felt like the band was in a “stagnation” where they were not creating new songs or even listening to what their fans want. In fact, Taylor herself has said that she feels like she and Taylor Momsen have “not moved as far as any band could,” in regards to musically. Taylor Momsen has said that she does not know what the future holds for the band, but she is optimistic. She mentioned the band’s upcoming tour, saying that she hopes it will be “just as good as the last one.”