Eliza Sophie Caird (born 15 April 1988), better known by her stage name Eliza (formerly Eliza Doolittle), is an English musician and recording artist from Westminster, London. After performing her music in live venues around London from the age of 15, Eliza signed to Parlophone in 2008.
Her debut eponymous album was released on 12 July 2010 and went Platinum in the UK. The album, Eliza Doolittle, produced two UK top forty hits: “Skinny Genes” and “Pack Up”, the latter of which peaked within the top five on the UK Singles Chart.
In 2013, Eliza contributed her writing and vocal skills to “You & Me” a single from British Electronic duo Disclosure’s number one debut album ‘Settle‘.
On 7 June 2013 she premiered a single called “Big When I Was Little”, which was released in July 2013. It subsequently joined BBC Radio 1’s and Radio 2 playlist. It was later included on her second studio album, titled In Your Hands.