Tinashe Jorgenson Kachingwe (born February 6, 1993), known mononymously as Tinashe, is an American singer-songwriter, actress, dancer and former model. Born in Lexington, Kentucky and raised in Los Angeles, California. She began her career as one member of the five piece girl band The Stunners before embarking on a solo career.
After the disbandment of the Stunners in 2011, Tinashe released two critically acclaimed mixtape In Case We Die (2012) and Reverie (2012). After the release of the mixtapes Tinashe was noticed by Label RCA Records, in which she signed a deal with them in 2012. She is currently working on her debut solo album, due for release in 2013.
Apart from music, Tinashe is known for her acting. Tinashe made her acting debut in Television film Cora Unashamed (2000). Tinashe has also voiced for the film The Polar Express alongside actor Tom Hanks as well as starring in Akeelah and the Bee (2006). From 2008 to 2009 Tinashe had a recurring role in American sitcom Two and a Half Men.