Cavetown - Updated Apr 2024

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Oxford, England
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Oxford, England



Cavetown is an English singer-songwriter as well as a YouTube personality based in Cambridge. Cavetown’s style blends elements of indie rock and bedroom pop with mellow, gentle ukulele ballads.

Early Life

Cavetown’s age is 25 years old. He was born on 15 December 1998 in his birthplace, Oxford, England, UK. His birth name is Robin Daniel Skinner and his birth sign is Sagittarius.

Then he went to Cambridge at the age of eight.  His father’s name is David Skinner he is a professional flutist and director of music at Cambridge University.

He taught him how to play the acoustic guitar at the age of eight. Besides that, his mother is also a professional Baroque flutist and music teacher.

However, her name is not revealed yet. Likewise, information regarding his siblings is also not available.

Moreover, his grandmother is well known in Hawaii for her appearances on the popular music magazine program “Captain Honolulu”. She was a Country and Western singer in the 1950s and

Furthermore, he holds British nationality and his ethnicity is still unknown.


Talking about his educational background, he attended Parkside Community College and Hills Road Sixth Form College and received a National Citizen Service (NCS) in 2015.


Caption: Cavetown childhood photo with his dad (Source: Instagram)

Social Media

He is highly active on social media sites like Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, etc. He has accompanied a great fan following.

Likewise, he has more than 1 million followers on Instagram, and about 310.6k followers on Twitter. Further, he has around 2.11 million subscribers on his YouTube channel.

Relationship Status

He recently came out as gay. Previously, he started dating a man named Avery. He was very happy living with him but they broke their relationship and currently he is single.

As of now, he is focusing on his studies as well as his career. He stated in an interview that he got a boyfriend recently and is very excited.

He also said that he likes his boyfriend a lot and will write a song about him sometime in the future. The duo frequently posts their cozy pictures with each other.

Moreover, he has not been through any controversial acts or rumors too. He has been successful to make a good profile.


Caption: Cavetown cozy picture with his partner (Source: Instagram)

Cavetown – Net Worth 2024

Young and talented British YouTubers have earned a decent sum of money through their professional music career. Some websites have estimated his net worth as $2.8 million as of 2023.

Career and Professional Life

Regarding his professional life, he began his YouTube channel ‘cavetown‘ in November 2012 and uploaded his first video, a cover of Elvis Presley’s Can’t Help Falling in Love in October 2013.

Likewise, he released Gd Vibes, Nervous Friends // Pt. 1, and Everything is Made of Stars over the next two years on Bandcamp.

Then he released his debut single “This Is Home” in 2015, before releasing his debut self-titled album in November 2015.

In 2016, he released his second studio album, 16/04/16 which includes a mix of “warm, melodic bedroom pop” and “lo-fi indie rock”. In July 2018, he released his third studio album, Lemon Boy.

Furthermore, he released a mixtape of ten tracks including covers and original singles called ‘Animal Kingdom’.

The track has guest appearances from Sidney Gish, Simi, Chloe Moriondo, and Spookyghostboy in 2019.

Similarly, he contracted under Sire Records in 2019 where he published the single “Telescope.” In 2020, he released his major-label debut album, Sleepyhead.

However, he has also received many awards for his hard work and talent. Similarly, Robin is also passionate about creative writing and drawing.

He has utilized his creative skills in art and graphic design by gaining experience through the production of his merchandise.


Caption: Cavetown performing a concert in The 2nd Boston show (Source: Instagram)

Cavetown – Body Measurements

He has a unique hair color. He has ginger hair. Likewise, he has light brown eyes. However, details about his body measurements are not available.