Timothy Lauren Heller is an American singer-songwriter who lives in Los Angeles. She is a former close friend of Melanie Martinez.
Beginning in 2013, Timothy was a member of the indie-pop duo Dresses alongside Jared Ryan Maldonado. While a part of this band, she opened for some of Melanie Martinez's Dollhouse Tour dates. The duo later disbanded in 2016, however, there was no official statement about this.
Timothy began her solo career in October of 2017 by releasing her debut single, Sleep. On February 23rd, 2018, she posted the song's official music video after premiering it at a party the previous night. Her second single, See Ya!, was released on August 21st, 2018. Her debut EP, Self Titled, was released on November 7th 2019.
In September 2020, Timothy announced that she would start using Onlyfans to upload her own pornographic material. As of January 2021, she has over 300 posts on the platform.
- She met Melanie in 2014.
- On May 17th, 2015, Timothy stated that her favorite song by Melanie was an unreleased one.
- There is a theory that this unreleased song might be Night Mime, as some believe that she copied it in her single Sleep, due to the similar chord patterns and a similar instrument used in the production of both songs.
- On December 4th, 2017, Timothy accused Melanie Martinez of rape.
- Melanie has replied to Timothy's accusation saying, "She never said no to what we chose to do together". She also claims that Timothy's statements are "false".
- It is highly speculated that Melanie's songs PIGGYBACK, Fire Drill, Drama Club, and Copy Cat are about her, considering the lyrical content of the songs; however, this has never been officially confirmed.