Amethyst Amelia Kelly is an Australian-born rapper publicly known by her stage name Iggy Azalea. She rose to fame after the music videos of her songs named Pu$$y and Two Times released on Youtube.
Iggy Azalea became first non-American and fourth Female rapper to get the number one position in US Billboard Hot 100 chart-topping in the history.
Iggy Azalea was born Amethyst Amelia Kelly on June 7, 1990, in Sydney. She is the daughter of Brendan Kelly and Tanya. She has a sister, Emerald Kelly and a brother, Mathias Kelly. In early 2018, she has got the PR (permanent residence) of America.
Talking about her education, she dropped out of the high school desiring to move to the USA. She moved to the United States in the year 2006 as an ambitious teenager. Azalea eventually shot to prominence in August 2011 following the release of music videos.
The talented rapper got a recording deal which finally drove her into the mainstream music industry. Iggy Azalea became the first non-American female rapper to touch the top of the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart with the release of her debut studio album, The New Classic in the year 2014.
Talking about Iggy Azalea outfit, she uses 6 size dress and 32B bra size while her shoe size is 10 as per the US size.
Talking about Iggy Azalea personal life, then she has dated more than half dozen of man till the date. All of her relationships have been for short period. In the beginning, she dates Hefe Wine from 2008 which didn’t last more than two years.
After that, Azalea was in a relationship with already married 33-year-old rapper, Maurice Williams at the age of 17 years. Iggy dated ASAP Rocky (2011-2012) who was an American rapper.
From the year 2013-2016, she also dated Nick Young, an American professional basketball player. After that, she was seen in a brief relationship with French Montana, Ljay Currie, Quavo, Tyga, and DeAndre Hopkins. In late 2017, she broke up with her longtime boyfriend, Nick Young.
Currently, she was spotted on a date with NBA player Jimmy Butler. However, it has not been confirmed that the couple is dating or not.
As per her career, her career got the significant rise when her controversial songs named Pussy and Two Times, departed viral on YouTube. Azalea released her first full-length project titled Ignorant Art in September 2011.
On 28 May 2014, The New Classic’s fourth single “Fancy,” was number-one on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. She performed a song Problem featured by Azalea reached to number two on the Hot 100. Hence, Azalea was the only artist since ‘The Beatles’ with their first two respective Hot 100 entries to rank at numbers one and two simultaneously.
Iggy Azalea has been nominated for various music awards. She received two American Music Awards, in 2014, and one MTV Video Music Award for her collaboration with Ariana Grande. She has also won three Teen Choice Award and one MTV Europe Music Award. Azalea also won the 2015 People’s Choice Award. She was presented with the Woman of the Year award by GQ Australia, in 2016.
Net Worth and Salary
Iggy Azalea’s net worth is $6 million at present. Her monthly income is $0.333 million.
The Australian-born rapper, Iggy Azalea is undoubtedly one of the most successful artists of our time. as of 2018, she is one of the multi-millionaire singers.
However, the exact net worth of her is very hard to say as some of the sources claims it to be $6 million while some has claimed it to be $10 million. So she might hold some around $6 million to $10 million.
Most of her earnings are possible from the sales of the album as well as from stage performance. She has been featured in the various song along with Ariana Grande, Jennifer Lopez, and many other singers.
No doubt the singer who is already multi-millionaire must be living a luxurious life. She has collected a few cars in her garage. Her collection includes Mercedes G Wagon, Ferrari California T, Ferrari 584 Italia, and Chevrolet Impala which worth is around $2 million.
After the break up with her boyfriend, Nick Young, rapper Iggy Azalea has purchased a new house in LA. However, the detail information about her current house is not disclosed. Before that, she was living in 6,630 square feet house and includes a chef’s kitchen, game room, and formal living and dining rooms with Nick.
The former couple has bought the house with the singer, Selena Gomez in 2014. Now they have put on sale for it in cost $3.6 million.
The rapper who is in her late 20s is very active on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter with a huge number of followers which is increasing day by day. As of mid-2018, she has more than 12.4 million followers on her Instagram, 7.94 million followers on her Twitter and 7.4 million followers on her Facebook.