Who is Hayley Kiyoko? 5 Things You Have To Know

Who is Hayley Kiyoko? 5 Things You Have To Know 

Posted: 6:41 am Tuesday, August 21st, 2018

By Prina G

If you watched the MTV VMA’s last night then you are probably wondering who Hayley Kiyoko is, if you aren’t already a fan. She may be familiar from the television screen but last night she almost won the fan choice award for the best new artist.

Check out a few of these facts about the star.


1 One of her goals in life is to be able to lift her own body weight


2. Kiyoko’. The name is Japanese in origin and means “clear, pure, clean” or “holy” (‘kiyo’), and then “child” (‘ko’).  Hayley’s full name is Hayley Kiyoko Alcroft.


3. She was neck to neck with Cardi B at the 2018 VMA’s for best new artist award and won an award for Push Artist of the year. (That mean it got the most views when MTV promoted it on their site)

4. She came out to her parents in the 6th grade & considers herself an advocate for the LGBTQ community.


5. She has some acting skills including The Fosters and a recent roll in season 1 of Insecure