Iggy Azalea or Amethyst Amelia Kelly is an Australian-American songwriter, rapper, and a former model. She is mainly known for the music videos of her popular songs like Pussy and Two Times on the YouTube application.
She is one of the popular singers and songwriters in the United States. She has released numerous albums and records worldwide and in the United States. She has recorded 48 million records worldwide and 22 million singles in the United States.
Iggy Azalea Wiki/Biography
Born on 07 June 1990, Iggy Azalea’s age is 30 years as of 2020. She was born and brought up in an upper-middle-class family from Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
She completed her early education at a local High School in New South Wales. After that, she dropped out of High School and quits her studies.
|Full Name||Amethyst Amelia Kelly|
|Date of Birth||07 June 1990|
|Birth Place||Sydney, New South Wales, Australia|
|Profession||Songwriter, Rapper, and Model|
|Nationality||Australian and American|
|Hometown||New South Wales|
|School||Local High School, New South Wales|
|Net Worth||$6 Million|
After quitting her studies she started working as a cleaner in hotel rooms and holiday houses along with her mother. She then decided to move to America to pursue her career as a rapper as she began rapping at the age of 14 years.
Family, Boyfriend & Relationships
Iggy Azalea belongs to a middle-class family from Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She is known to hold an American-Australian nationality. She has her belief in the Christianity religion.
Her father’s name is Brendan Kelly who is a painter and comic artist by profession and her mother’s name is Tanya Kelly who works as a cleaner in holiday houses and hotels.
She also has two siblings, her brother’s names are Mathias Kelly, and sister’s name Emerald Kelly. Iggy Azalea’s marital status is unmarried. She was dating Playboi Carti who is a popular singer and songwriter in America. The couple was in a live-in relationship and she also gave birth to a son. Her son’s name is Onyx Kelly.
Before that she also dated Nick Young who is a popular basketball player, they were also in a live-in relationship and even announced their engagement. Later, the couple decided to part their ways as Young was cheating on Iggy.
She also dated ASAP Rocky who is a well-known rapper, singer, and songwriter. The couple dated each other for a long time and both of them get tattooed, dedicated to their relationship. The couple also parted their ways due to some unknown reasons.
|Father Name||Brendan Kelly|
|Mother Name||Tanya Kelly|
|Brother Name||Mathias Kelly|
|Sister Name||Emerald Kelly|
|Boyfriend||Playboi Carti, Nick Young, and ASAP Rocky|
Iggy Azalea is a hot and gorgeous lady with an attractive and stunning personality. She owns an impressive figure with an hourglass slim body type and figure measurements. Her figure measurements measure 33-24-37 inches approximately.
She is 5 feet and 10 inches in height and her body weight is around 68 Kg. She has beautiful and long dyed blonde hair and also has mesmerizing and beautiful black color eyes. She also has a beautiful tattoo inked on her body.
Iggy Azalea started her career as a rapper at the age of 14 years. Initially, she also worked as a cleaner and worked in hotels and holiday houses. After that, she moved to America and worked there illegally but later she was approved as a permanent United States resident.
In the year 2011, she released her first project, a mixtape titled Ignorant Art. Her song Pussy gained huge popularity and fan following for her. After that, she released her first video song titled My World, and later in the same year, she released her debut studio album titled The New Classic.
In the year 2012, she released her first extended play titled Glory, and later in the same year, she released another extended play titled Millionaire Misfits. Since then Iggy has released numerous singles, extended plays, and albums in her career. She has also traveled across the world for various music tours like The New Classic Tour in the year 2014.
She has also been credited as a director for some of her popular music videos like Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, Showgirls, Clueless, and many other popular music videos.
Iggy Azalea was landed into a controversy after the release of her song titled DRUGS in the year 2012. She was criticized to use an African-American English accent and she was also compared to blackface. After that Iggy asked a question to her fans and critics that Do everyone dislike her because she raps in an American accent despite being a non-American.
In the year 2018, she was also landed into a controversy when she claimed that America’s history of racism is the main cause of her audiences to dismiss her. She has faced a lot of criticism and disgrace from her fans as well as critics on her comment about racism.
Iggy Azalea has been nominated and won many popular awards throughout her career in the music industry. She has won the American Music Awards twice in her career in the Rap and Hip Hop categories. She has also won the MTV Video Music Award in the year 2014.
She has also received the Teen Choice Awards thrice in her career and also won the MTV Europe Music Award. She also received the 2014 ARIA Award for Breakthrough Artist and the 2015 People’s Choice Award for Favorite Hip Hop Artist.
Apart from these, she has been nominated for the 57th Annual Grammy Awards in four different categories. She also received 12 nominations for the 2015 Billboard Music Awards and 5 nominations for the 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards. In the year she has also been rewarded with the Woman of the Year award by GQ Australia.
As of 2020, Iggy Azalea’s net worth is $6 million. She mainly earns through her singing projects and sponsorships on her different social media accounts and YouTube channels.
Facts and Information
In an interview with Vogue, Iggy Azalea revealed that she had undergone breast augmentation as she always wanted big breasts. She also stated that she didn’t want any girl would feel bad about their body shapes.
Along with her singing career, Iggy also works as a model and has been featured in a promotional event for a lifestyle brand in Los Angeles. She also did modeling for Levi’s Go Forth Campaign and House of Holand’s first eyewear collection.
After that, she has completed several modeling projects for different brands. She also made her appearance in the 7th season of the popular film series titled The Fast and the Furious.