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Elizabeth Woolridge Grant is an award-winning singer and songwriter and is popularly known as Lana Del Rey. She has won many awards including ‘Brit Award’ for ‘International Female Solo Artist’ and ‘ECHO Award’ for ‘Best International Female Artist Rock/Pop’ for her studio album ‘Ultraviolence.’
She learned to play her uncle’s guitar and used to sing in a church choir. She later began to compose songs and played across the city in nightclubs. In 2010, she released her first full-length album, named after herself.
It was only available for a brief time, however, before being withdrawn from the market. Her next album, ‘Born to Die,’ gained her popularity and international recognition. The album was the fifth bestselling album of 2012, reaching number one in 11 different countries.
Height / Weight / Age
Born on the 21st of June 1985 Lana Del Rey is currently 37 years old. She is not much taller but she has an amazing body figure. Her body figure measurements are 34-26-35 and she wears number 6 in the shoe size. Lana’s height measures 5 feet 4 inches and her weight is 55 kg approximately. She has dark brown eyes and the color of her hair is brown.
As one of the most prominent singers in the music industry till now, Lana Del Rey has been an instant hit ever since she started recording professionally. She is famous all around the world and has earned a lot of health through her career in music as well as brand endorsements and advertisements. The total net worth estimated for Lana Del Rey is $14 million US dollars as of now.
Education / Family
Lana Del Rey was born and raised in New York City, New York, USA. She is the daughter of Rob Grant and Pat Grant and grew up with her brother and sister. She has studied at Kent School and Catholic Elementary School and attended State University of New York, Genesco.
Elizabeth Woolridge Grant
|Nickname||Lana Del Rey|
|Birth Place||New York City, New York (USA)|
|Date Of Birth||21st of June 1985|
|Height||In centimetres – 163 cm
In feet and inches – 5′ 4″
|Weight||In kilograms – 55 Kg
In pounds – 121 lbs
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Profession||Record Producer, Songwriter, and Singer|
|School||Kent School, Catholic Elementary School|
|College||State University of New York, Genesco|
|Home Town||New York City, New York (USA)|
|Debut||Album – “Born to Die” (2012)|
|Fathers Name||Rob Grant
|Mothers Name||Pat Grant
|Sister||Caroline “Chuck” Grant|
Career / Fashion And Style
Elizabeth Woolridge Grant used the name ‘Lizzy Grant’ and found herself writing songs and playing in clubs under that name. She created her YouTube channel a few years later. She posted videos for the songs ‘Video Games’ and ‘Blue Jeans’ in 2011 which gained immense popularity over the internet.
Soon, she was signed to officially release ‘Video Games’ as her debut single by ‘Stranger Records.” Their debut album ‘Born to Die’ was released officially in January 2012. It gained worldwide recognition and admiration and became the number one album in 11 countries.
In 2012, it sold 3.4 million copies and ultimately became the fifth-best selling album of the year. Her next album ‘Honeymoon’ came out in September 2015 with ‘Polydor Records’ and ‘Interscope Records.’ Like her previous work, it was also an instant hit and debuted at number two in the ‘US Billboard 200.’
Del Rey released her next album ‘Lust for Life’ in 2017. She collaborated with Miley Cyrus and Ariana Grande in 2019 and was featured in a song called ‘Don’t Call Me Angel’ which is a soundtrack for film ‘Charlie’s Angels’.
Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband and More
Lana Del Rey has dated many celebrities in the entertainment world including Barrie James and G-Eazy.
|Boyfriends||Barrie James (2011-2014),
Justin Murdock (2011-2012),
Shannon Leto (2012),
Francesco Carrozzini (2014-2015),
Here we provide you the list of Lana Del Rey’s favorite things.
|Favorite Artists||Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen|
|Favorite Movies||The Godfather, The Godfather Part II, American Beauty|
|Favorite Holiday Destinations||Miami|
|Favorite Food||Sea Food|
|Favorite Things To Do||Shopping, and Travelling|
Some Interesting Facts About Lana Del Rey
- Lana began performing songs at the age of 18.
- She signed her first recording contract with 5 Points Records in 2007 when she was 22.
- Lana aka Lizzy is an avid supporter of the Liverpool team in the English Premier League and Celtic side in the Scottish Premier League.
- She had suffered from alcohol dependency as a child. As a result, she was sent to Kent School, a boarding school.
- She cites as her musical influences many singers and artists including Antony and the Johnsons, Britney Spears, and Kurt Cobain.
- She has a tattoo as “M” on her left arm.
- Lana Del Rey was born at 4:47 P.M.
- She identifies herself first as a writer, and second as a singer.
- Her stage name “Lana Del Rey” comes from Lana Turner, an American actress, and Ford Del Rey. Her managers had thought about the name.