Facts of Iggy Azalea
|Full Name||Iggy Azalea|
|Birth Name||Amethyst Amelia Kelly|
|Other Name||Iggy Iggs|
|Profession||Singer, Rapper, Songwriter, Model|
|Birth City||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Father Name||Brendan Kelly|
|Father Profession||painter and comic artist|
|Mother Name||Tanya Kely|
|Relation With||Playboi Carti|
|Awards||Billboard Music Award winner,Billboard Women in Music Award winner|
|Education||General Educational Development|
|Date of Birth||June 7,1990|
Popular by the stage name, Iggy Azalea, Amethyst Amelia Kelly is an Australian rapper, singer, songwriter, model, and music video director who gained recognition from her song entitled “Pu$$y”.
Her debut album, The New Classic was released on 21st April 2014 and peaked at the top five in several charts worldwide. Her lead single Work and Fancy topped the US Billboard Hot 100 charts. Azalea released her second album, In My Defense on 19th July 2019. In a similar way, her latest EP Wicked Lips was released on 22nd November 2019.
How Much Is Iggy Azalea's Net Worth?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, rapper Iggy Azalea is estimated at around $6 million as of November 2019. Most of her fortune comes from her successful career as a rapper, singer, and model.
In Australia, a rapper can earn around $66,675 per year, whereas, a model makes $95,226 annually.
On the other hand, a rapper makes $62,142, and a model can earn around $32,000 to $48,000 annually in the United States.
Did You Know? Azalea is among the richest female rapper of 2019.
Short Career Highlight
On 27th September 2011, Iggy released her first full-length mixtape titled Ignorant Art with hit singles like Pu$$y, My World, You, and The Last Song.
She released her debut studio album titled The New Classic on 21st April 2014. The album peaked at no.3 on the Billboard 200 chart selling 52,000 copies in its first week in the United States.
The album was the highest-charting female rap album since rapper Nicki Minaj’s Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded. Shortly after that, Iggy appeared alongside singer Ariana Grande in her single Problem and Booty by Jennifer Lopez.
On 28th May 2014, New Classic’s fourth single Fancy debuted at no.1 on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart and also topped the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip Hop Songs chart.
On 24th June 2014, Iggy collaborated with Rita Ora and released Black Widow which debuted at no.3 on the Billboard Hot 100.
She released her second album In My Defense on 19th July 2019 by Bad Dreams Records with album’s lead single Sally Walker. The album peaked at no.50 on the Billboard 200 chart and sold 16,000 copies during its first week of release.
As of October 2019, the album has over 200 million streams on YouTube and all streaming platforms.
Azalea is set to release her fifth EP titled Wicked Lips. Although the EP was set to release on 22nd November 2019, however, it is not out yet. The EP features lead single Lola featuring British singer Alice Chater.
$350,000 Worth Jewelry Stolen From Iggy’s Atlanta Condo
Azalea currently resides in Atlanta, Georgia along with her boyfriend Carti. The couple rented a condo in Atlanta after relocating from Los Angeles. The median house price in Atlanta ranges around $264,500.
Recently on 25th November 2019, sources reported over $350,000 worth jewelry was stolen from their home in under 10 minutes. As her Azalea, the burglar stole seven diamond rings worth $70,000, a $35,000 worth engagement ring, and two rose gold chains with custom baby T-rex fossil pendants worth $30,000.
Prior to this, Azalea resides with her ex-fiance Nick Young in their 6,630 square foot Tarzana, California home. The duo purchased the house from singer Selena Gomez for $3.45 million in 2014.
The 6-bedroom, the 9-bathroom condo was sold for $3.25 million following their broken marriage.
Biography And Personal Life
Born Amethyst Amelia Kelly on 7th June 1990 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia to Brendan Kelly, and Tanya Kelly. She holds dual nationality (American-Australian) and comes from Aboriginal ethnic descent.
Azalea dropped out of high school in order to pursue a music career. She received her General Educational Development (GED) after she moved to the USA at the age of 16.
Who Is She Dating?
Iggy began dating American rapper Playboi Carti in late 2018. The couple currently resides in their Atlanta condo.
Prior to this, Iggy dated NBA player Nick Young. They began dating in November 2013 and got engaged on 1st June 2015. However, on 19th June 2016, Azalea separated from Nick after a video showing Young bragging about cheating on Azalea was leaked.
Azalea was in a relationship with rapper A$AP Rocky in late 2011. The couple dated for a while and parted ways in July of 2012.