Amethyst Amelia Kelly, better known by her stage name Iggy Azalea, is an Australian model and rapper born on June 7, 1990. She had developed interest in music at a very young age and moved to U.S. at the age of 16 in order to pursue career in hip hop music. While in search of opportunities in United States, Iggy first rose to fame when the videos of her songs “Pu$$y” and “Two Times” went viral on YouTube. The success of these songs was followed by the release of her debut mixtape “Ignorant Art”.
Iggy then released an EP titled Glory in 2012 while her debut album The New Classic was finally released in April, 2014. The album garnered huge critical and commercial success and her work was highly appreciated by the fans worldwide. The New Classice wa preceded by hit singles like Change Your Life, Fancy, Bounce and Work. In her personal life, the Australian rapper dated ASAP Rocky for almost a year between 2011 to 2012 and now has been in a relationship with Los Angeles Lakers basketball player Nick Young since November 2013.
Iggy Azalea Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Amethyst Amelia Kelly
- Nicknames: Iggy Iggs, Iggy Azalea
- Occupation: Rapper
- Date of Birth: June 7, 1990
- Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
- Zodiac Sign: Gemini
- Net worth: $6 million
Iggy Azalea Family Details:
- Father Name: Brendan Kelly
- Mother Name: Tanya
- Siblings: Mathias Kelly, Emerald Kelly
Iggy Azalea Career Highlights:
- Debut Album: The New Classic
- First Film: Fast & Furious 7
Iggy Azalea Body Measurements:
- Height: 5′ 10″ (1.78 m)
- Weight: 68 kg (150 pounds)
- Bra Size: 32B
- Shoe Size: 10 (US)
- Dress Size: 6 (US)
- Body Measurements: 33-26-38
Iggy Azalea Interesting Facts:
- To pursue career in music, she moved to U.S. alone at the age of 16.
- She stopped crowd surfing at shows because people used to try to finger her.
- Her favorite Movie is Grease.
- Her stage name Iggy Azalea is the combination of her childhood dog’s name Iggy and the street she grew up on, Azalea.