Lana Del Rey Biography
Elizabeth Woolridge Grant (born June 21, 1985), known as Lana Del Rey, is an American singer-songwriter. Her music is known for its stylised, cinematic quality; themes of sadness, tragic romance, glamour, and melancholy; and references to pop culture, notably Americana in the 1950s and 1960s.
As of 2020, Del Rey sold 19.1 million albums and more than 13 million singles worldwide, with a combined view of 4.1 billion on its YouTube and Vevo pages. She has received two Brit Awards, two MTV Europe Music Awards, a Satellite Award, nine GAFFA Awards, six Grammy Award nominations, and a Golden Globe nomination.
Lana Del Rey Bio/Wiki
|Full Name at Birth||Elizabeth Woolridge Grant|
|Alternative Name||Lizzie Grant, Lana Del Ray, May Jailor, Sparkle Jump Rope Queen, Lizzy Grant, May Jailer, Elizabeth Woolridge Grant, Lana Rey Del Mar|
|Birthday||21st June, 1985|
|Birthplace||New York City, New York, USA|
|Height||5′ 7″ (170 cm)|
|Weight||135lbs (61 kg)|
|Hair Color||Brown – Light|
|Distinctive Feature||Contralto Vocal Range|
|High School||Kent School, Kent, CT|
|University||Forham University, New York City, NY|
|Occupation Text||Singer, Songwriter, Occasional Actress|
|Net Worth||$14 Million|
|Claim to Fame||‘Born To Die’ single|
|Music Genre (Text)||Psychedelic Rock, Baroque Pop, Dream Pop, Trip Hop, Rock, Indie Pop, grunge, shoegaze, lo-fi, sadcore|
|Instrument (text)||Vocals, Keyboards, Guitar|
|Record Label||5 Points, Stranger, Polydor, Interscope|
|Associated Acts||Emile Haynie, Courtney Love, Dan Auerbach, Bobby Womack, Grimes, The Weeknd, Sean Lennon, ASAP Rocky, Playboi Carti, Stevie Nicks, Lizzy Grant and The Phenomena, Justin Parker, Barrie-James O’Neill, Børns, Rick Nowels, Jack Antonoff|
|Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)||Next Model Management – London/Los Angeles/New York/Paris, Primary Talent International|
|Brand Endorsement||H & M, Jaguar F-Type|
|Official Websites||www.facebook.com/lanadelrey, twitter.com/lanadelrey, http://lanadelrey.com, http://www.lanadelrey.com, www.instagram.com/lanadelrey/, www.youtube.com/lanadelrey, www.youtube.com/user/LanaDelReyVEVO, plus.google.com/+LanaDelRey|
|Favorite Movies||The Godfather , American Beauty |
|Favorite Bands||Nirvana, Antony and the Johnsons, Elvis Presley, Kassidy, Amy Winehouse, Bob Dylan, Jeff Buckley, Leonard Cohen, Frank Sinatra, Nancy Sinatra|
|Favorite Songs||Summertime (Janis Joplin)|
|Favorite Books||Leaves of Grass (Walt Whitman)|
Lana Del Rey Career
Born in New York City, raised in New York City, Del Rey returned to New York City in 2005 to start her music career. Following numerous projects, including her self-titled debut album, Del Rey’s breakthrough came in 2011 with the viral success of her debut single “Video Games” She signed that year with Interscope and Polydor. Her major label debut, Born to Die (2012), was an international success and spawned on the Billboard Hot 100 a top-ten single, “Summertime Sadness” as well as the singles “Blue Jeans” and “Born to Die” which charted in several overseas territories. Del Rey released EP Paradise in 2012. Next year, Del Rey ventured into filming, writing and starring in the short music film Tropico; releasing “Young and Beautiful” as the lead single for the romantic drama film The Great Gatsby (2013).
Del Rey released her third album, Ultraviolence, for critical success. It overtook charts and spawned “West Coast” Del Rey recorded the eponymous theme for the drama film Big Eyes that won a Golden Globe nomination that year. She released Honeymoon albums in 2015 and Lust for Life albums in 2017, the latter topped the US Billboard 200. Her sixth album, Norman Rockwell! (2019), received widespread critical acclaim and two Grammy nominations, including Year’s Album. Del Rey released singles “Doin’ Time” and “Don’t Call Me Angel” in 2019, the latter being a collaboration with Ariana Grande and Miley Cyrus for Charlie’s Angels (2019) soundtrack. Del Rey rebuilt her first poetry collection, Violet Bent Backwards over the Grass as well as an accompanying word album in 2020.
Lana Del Rey Husband, Boyfriend and Relationships
Lana Del Rey was previously married to Francesco Carrozzini.
Relationship & Dating History
Lana Del Rey has been in relationships with Sean Larkin (2019 – 2020), G-Eazy (2017), Barrie-James O’Neill (2011 – 2014), Moby (2006), Steven Mertens and Jimmy Gnecco.
Lana Del Rey has had an encounter with Shannon Leto (2012).
Lana Del Rey is rumoured to have hooked up with James Franco (2014), Andrei Gillott (2012), Axl Rose (2012), Marilyn Manson (2012) and Justin Murdock (2012).
Lana Del Rey Discography
- Lana Del Ray (2010)
- Born to Die (2012)
- Paradise (2012)
- Ultraviolence (2014)
- Honeymoon (2015)
- Lust for Life (2017)
- Norman Fucking Rockwell! (2019)
- Violet Bent Backwards over the Grass (2020)
- Chemtrails over the Country Club (2020)
Lana Del Rey Filmography
- Poolside (2010)
- National Anthem (2012)
- Ride (2012)
- Tropico (2013)
- Hi, How Are You Daniel Johnston? (2015)
- Freak (2016)
- Tower of Song: A Memorial Tribute to Leonard Cohen (2017)
- The Kacey Musgraves Christmas Show (2019)
- Norman Fucking Rockwell (2019)
Lana Del Rey Net Worth
As of 2020, Lana Del Rey’s net worth is approximately $14 million.