Biography / Wiki
The sky is the limit and she knows that she can have what she wants and she is none other than ‘Amethyst Amelia Kelly’ professionally known as ‘Iggy Azalea’ who is an Australian-born American rapper, singer, songwriter, and model as well.
She primarily sings songs in a Hip-hop, electro-hop, and pop-rap genre. She is well recognized after she released music videos of her songs, “Pussy” and “Two Times” on YouTube. In his music career, she is highly influenced by Beyonce, Missy Elliott, and Tupac Shakur.
For her contribution, she won three Teen Choice Awards, one MTV Europe Music Award, two American Music Awards, one MTV Video Music Award, 2015 People’s Choice Award for Favorite Hip-Hop Artist, 2014 ARIA Award for Breakthrough Artist, and earned several nominations.
Height / Weight / Age
Born on 7 June 1990, this renowned rapper has turn 32 years old. She has a perfect height which is 178 in centimeters and 5’9” in feet & inches. She seems as fit as fiddle with the weight of 68 eyes and dark blonde hair.
She is very conscious about her health and maintains her figure with the measurement of 33 inches breast, 26 inches waist, and 38 inches hips.
She earns a decent amount of money from her career as a singer and rapper. According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Iggy Azalea is $6 million.
Education / Family
Iggy was born and raised up in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia and belongs to Aboriginal ancestry. She is born to her father Brendan Kelly who was a European-Australian painter and comic artist and her mother Tanya who used to clean holiday houses and hotels.
She has been grown up with her siblings named Mathias and Emerald Kelly. As of her education, there is no information available with regards to her education and educational qualifications.
|Birth Place||Sydney, New South Wales, Australia|
|Date of birth||7 June 1990|
|Height||In feet & inches: 5’9”
In centimeters: 178 cm
|Weight||In kilograms: 68 kg
In pounds: 150 lbs
|Hair color||Dark Blonde|
|Profession||Rapper and Singer|
|Home town||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Fathers name||Brendan Kelly
|Siblings||Mathias and Emerald Kelly|
Career / Fashion and Style
As of her career, she started her career at the age of 14 as a rapper and also formed a girls’ band. She dropped out of high school to pursue her musical career and worked with her mom cleaning hotel rooms and holiday houses.
In 2006, she moved to the United States at the age of 16 and took her stage name from the name of her childhood dog named Iggy. The name Azalea came from the street she grew up on was named Azalea Street. She released her first full-length project in 2011 which also included her song “Pussy”.
In November 2011, she got fame after she released the music video for her song “My World”. She was denied by Interscope Records to work with T.I. for her debut album, titled The New Classic. In early 2012, she was featured on the cover of XXL as a part of its annual “Top 10 Freshman List” as one of the upcoming artists.
In May 2012, she released her extended play titled Glory. In April 2014, her debut album titled, “The New Classic” was released which includes songs like, “Work”, “Bounce”, “Change Your Life”, “Fancy” and this album became the highest-charting female rap album in 2012.
She announced the title of her new album, Digital Distortion in 2015, “Team” was released in March 2016, and in 2017, “Mo Bounce” and “Switch” were released. She renamed her second album with the name of Surviving the Summer. In 2018, she released the lead single titled “Savior” from this album.
In August 2018, she revealed that Survive the Summer is an EP. She announced her third studio album, The End of an Era in the summer of 2020. She released the original lead single, “Dance Like Nobody’s Watching in August 2020. In April 2021, she released the album’s new lead single “Sip It” with Tyga.
Boyfriend, Affairs, Husband, and More
As of her personal life, she is not married yet but she was in a relationship with American rapper A$AP Rocky but the relationship did not last forever and they spilled up in 2012.
In the same year, she came up in a relationship with Los Angeles Lakers basketball player Nick Young and the couple got engaged in June 2015. They parted their ways and they are no longer engaged. As of now, there is a rumor that she is in a relationship with Tyga.
Here we are providing the list of favorites of Iggy Azalea:
|Favorite Actor||Ryan Gosling|
|Favorite Actress||Jennifer Lawrence|
|Favorite Color||Favorite Color|
Some Interesting Facts About Iggy Azalea
- She had undergone breast augmentation.
- In an interview, she said that she wants to have a nose job with plastic surgery.
- In November 2018, she left her record label, Island Records, and signed a record deal worth $2.7 million.
- She is very fond of Reading, Shopping, and Travelling.
- Her song “D.R.U.G.S” went into problems and created a controversy for which Iggy apologized later online.
- She also used to judge the eight seasons of The X Factor Australia.
- Initially, her song “Leave It” was leaked but later she released this song retitled, “Fancy”.
- She works illegally in the US until she was granted a five-year O visa.
- She was announced as Monster Products’s new spokesperson in 2018.
- Rolling Stone Australia listed her at number 50 in the “50 Greatest Australian Artists of All Time” issue.
- She was the first non-American rapper and the first female to be featured on XXL’s “Top 10 Freshman List”.
Social Media Profile(s)
- Instagram – @thenewclassic
- Twitter – @IGGYAZALEA
- Facebook – @IggyAzalea