How much is Iggy Azalea worth? $6 Million
How did Iggy Azalea earn her money and wealth?
Iggy Azalea is a rapper whose formal name is Amethyst Amelia Kelly. She is an Australian who was born on June 7, 1990 and relocated to the US when she was 16. Azalea was always interested in music and she started her music career after she moved to the US. She was also a model when she first moved to the US. She named herself Iggy after her pet dog which she grew up with and Azalea is the name of the street where she lived when she was residing in Australia.
After her move to the US, Azalea released a mixtape which she called “Ignorant Art” (2011) and it included singles such as “Pu$y”, “My World” and “The Last Song”. She released music videos for her singles which featured other artists like Joe Moses, YG, Problem, Chevy Jones and wrestler Tiny Lister. Azalea released an extended EP called “Glory” (2012) which included singles “Murda Bizness” and “Millionaire Misfits”. The same year she was featured by Angger Dimas and Steve Aoki’s single “Beat Down” (2012). Azalea released her second mixtape “TrapGold” (2012). Around the same time, she performed with other artists and opened for their shows such as Rita Ora, Natasha Bedingfield, B.o.B., T.I. and other Grande Hustle artists.
“Work” was Azalea’s commercial debut single which released in 2013 and was the first single from her debut album. She released a new single “Fancy” (2014) where she featured Charli XCX, an English singer-songwriter. The single became one of Azalea’s biggest hits and was number one in Billboard’s Hot Rap Songs.
Azalea’s debut album titled “The New Classic” was released in April 2014 and became of the highest-charting rap album by a female singer. Following the success of her debut album, Azalea collaborated with Ariana Grande in the single “Problem” (2014). She also appeared in JLo’s sing;e “Booty” (2014). Her single “Black Widow” (2014) where she collaborated with Rita Ora was serviced to rhythmic contemporary radio. She released her debut album “The New Classic” and included new songs and re-titled it “Reclassified” (2014). “Trouble” and “Beg for It” were some of her new singles in the album.
Azalea released a new single “Team” (2016) and ventured into production work. She opened her own production company and called it “Azalea Street Productions”. She also became one of the judges for the tenth season of “The X factor Australia” in 2016. In 2017, Azalea released two new singles “Switch” and “Mo Bounce”. She has announced that she plans to release her second album “Digital Distortion” in July 2018. Azalea was featured on XXL’s annual Top 10 Freshmen cover issue and made history as she was the first non-American female rapper to be featured on the cover of the magazine.
What are the highest rated singles of Iggy Azalea?
- Fancy (2014): #1
- Black Widow (2014): #3
- Beg For It (2014): #27
- Pretty Girls (2015): #29
- Team (2016): #42
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