Iggy Azalea Biography
Amethyst Amelia Kelly was born on 7 June 1990, best known as Iggy Azalea, an Australian rapper, singer , songwriter, model and music video producer. At the age of 16, Azalea moved to the United States to pursue a music career. After releasing viral music videos, Azalea received mainstream attention for her songs “Pussy” and “Two Times” on YouTube. Shortly afterwards, Azalea signed a recording deal with American rapper T.I. ‘s label Grand Hustle and released her debut mixtape, Ignorant Art (2011).
She was the first foreign and female rapper to make XXL ‘s annual Top 10 Freshman list and later participated at the 2012 BET Hip Hop Rap Cypher Awards.
She dropped out of high school and moved to Miami alone to get closer to the hip-hop scene, living illegally before receiving a five-year O visa.
Amelia Kelly was born in Sydney, Australia. Her father, Brendan Kelly, was a painter and comic artist who introduced her to art at an early age. She got engaged to NBA guard / forward Nick Young in June 2015, but the couple parted a year later. She started dating Playboi Carti in 2018 and the couple welcomed a son named Onyx together in 2020.
Iggy Azalea Bio/Wiki
|Full Name at Birth||Amethyst Amelia Kelly|
|Alternative Name||Iggy Azalea, Iggy Iggs, Iggy, Amethyst Amelia Kelly|
|Birthday||7th June, 1990|
|Birthplace||Sydney, New South Wales, Australia|
|Height||5′ 10″ (178 cm)|
|Weight||150lbs (68 kg)|
|Eye Color||Brown – Light|
|Hair Color||Dyed Blonde|
|Occupation Text||Rapper, singer, songwriter, model, music video director, television personality|
|Claim to Fame||‘Pu$$y’ and ‘My World’ whose music videos went viral on YouTube, Songs ‘Fancy’ and ‘Problem’|
|Music Genre (Text)||Hip Hop, Pop-Rap, Edm, Electro-Hop|
|Origin||New South Wales, Australia|
|Year(s) Active||2006 – present, 2011–present|
|Record Label||Grand Hustle, Interscope, Def Jam, Mercury, Virgin EMI, Grand Hustle Records, Island Records, New Classic (current), Island (former), Current Bad Dreams, Empire, Former Def Jam, Island, Bad Dreams|
|Associated Acts||T.I, Yg, Pu$haz Ink, D.R.U.G.S., ASAP Rocky, Pusha T, Diplo, FKi, T.I., Charli XCX, The Invisible Men, Anitta, Verse Simmonds|
|Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)||Turn First Artists, Wilhemina Models|
|Official Websites||www.iggyazalea.com, twitter.com/iggyazalea, instagram.com/thenewclassic, www.facebook.com/iggyazalea, www.youtube.com/user/IGGYAZALEA, www.wilhelmina.com/portfolio.aspx?c=ny&nav=1&modelid=590377&subid=10226&mainsubid=10226&sexid=2&spec=0, www.nndb.com/people/645/000383493/, http://www.iggyazalea.com, http://iggyazalea.com|
|Associated People||Ariana Grande, Jennifer Lopez, T.I., Diplo, Nick Young|
|Favorite People||Tupac Shakur, Andre 3000, Kanye West, Gwen Stefani, Grace Kelly, Nick Young|
|Favorite Bands||Tupac, T.I., Outkast, Missy Elliot, Busta Rhymes|
Iggy Azalea Husband, Boyfriend and Dating History
Iggy Azalea has been engaged to Nick Young (2015 – 2016).
Iggy Azalea has been in relationships with DeAndre Hopkins (2018), Tyga (2018), Quavo (2017), Ljay Currie (2016 – 2017), French Montana (2016), Michael B. Jordan, ASAP Rocky (2011 – 2012) and Hefe Wine (2008 – 2010).
Iggy Azalea has had an encounter with Jimmy Butler.
Iggy Azalea Discography
Australian rapper Iggy Azalea released two studio albums, five extended plays (EPs), two mixtapes and seventeen singles (including four singles). Azalea released her first mixtape, Ignorant Art, in September 2011. Following the album, Azalea signed a recording deal with T.I.’s record label Grand Hustle. She released a free EP named Glory in July 2012 and released her second mixtape, TrapGold in October of that year.
Some of the best songs and Album of Iggy Azalea’s career
- Pu$$y (Song, 2011)
- Trapgold (Album, 2012)
- The New Classic (Album, 2014)
- F**k Love (Song, 2014)
- Reclassified (Album, 2014)
- Fancy (Song, 2014)
- BET Awards (Best Female Hip Hop Artist, 2014) – Nominated
- People’s Choice Awards (Favorite Hip Hop Artist, 2015) – Won
- Team (Song, 2016)
- Switch (Song, 2017)
- Survive The Summer (Album, 2018)
- Savior (Song, 2018)
- In My Defense (Album, 2019)
Iggy Azalea Net Worth
As of 2020, Iggy Azalea’s net worth is estimated to be $6 million.