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Lana Del Rey Biography, Age, Career and Net worth

Quick Facts about Lana Del Rey

Lana Del Rey Biography, Age, Career and Net worth
Lana Del Rey Biography, Age, Career and Net worth
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Birth Name

Elizabeth Woolridge Grant

Nick Name (s)

Lana Del Rey, Lizzy Grant

Date of Birth

21st June, 1985

Place of Birth

New York City

Age

35 Years

Nationality

American

Education

Kent School

Fordham University

Occupation

Singer, songwriter, producer, video director and model

Marital Status

Single

Height

5.7 Ft

Weight

61 Kg

Eye Color

Blonde

Hair Color

Hazel

Net Worth

$ 16 Million (As of January, 2021)

 Who is Lana Del Rey?

Lana Del Rey is an American singer, songwriter, producer, video director, and model who is best known for the hit songs, “Lust for Life”, “Young and Beautiful”, and Summertime Sadness” among many others. Del Rey is an award-winning musician who has bagged many awards including, “ECHO Award” for “Best International Female Artist Rock/Pop”, the “GQ Award” for “Woman of the Year in 2012”, and “Brit Award” for “International Female Solo Artist” among many other awards. Del Rey has also lent her singing talent to the film industry by composing some film music for the films, “Age of Adeline”, “Sleeping Beauty”, and “Maleficent”. The singer is also best known for her vibrant anti-feminist views that have made her the center of controversy.

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How was Lana Del Rey’s Early Life?

Lana Del Rey Biography, Age, Career and Net worth
Lana Del Rey Biography, Age, Career and Net worth
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Lana Del Rey was born Elizabeth Woolridge Grant on 21st June 1985 in New York City. She together with her only brother, Charlie, and her only sister, Caroline, are the children of Patricia Ann Pat and Robert England Grant. Her mother was an accountant who later turned to be a high school teacher whereas her father was an entrepreneur. Young Del Rey was raised in Lake Placid in New York in a catholic family and she was taken to a Catholic elementary school. Del Rey developed an interest in music while she was a little girl and the ambition saw her sing in the church choir as well as write country songs during her teenage. In her teenage days, Del Rey developed a habit of rampant alcohol abuse, something that forced her parents to transfer her to Kent School.

Upon graduation from Kent School, Del Rey was offered admission at the “State University of New York” but she turned down the chance and instead spent a year working as a waitress in Long Island. During her stay at Long Island, Del Rey learned to play the guitar and finally joined “Fordham University” when she had attained 19 years of age. At Fordham University, Del Rey pursued Philosophy and majored in Metaphysics.

 

What is Lana Del Rey’s Professional Statistics?

Lana Del Rey laid the foundation for her music career during her teenage years when she started composing some country songs. Later on, she started performing at different clubs under the stage name “Lizzy Grant”. In 2005 Del Rey registered her first CD of originals with the “US Copyright Office” but unfortunately her “Sirens” album went unreleased.

Del Rey’s next move was creating a YouTube channel through which she used to market herself as an upcoming artist. In 2011, the singer uploaded her two songs, “Blue Jeans” and “Video Games”. This was a milestone for her career since besides popularizing her, she was also signed by “Stranger Records” under which she released the song “Video Games” as her official debut single. The song was a hit and it was around this time that she adopted the stage name, “Lana Del Rey”.

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In the January of 2012, the “Video Games” singer released her debut album, “Born to Die” which was a real success becoming the number one album in 11 countries as well as being the fifth-best selling album of the year with over 3.4 million sales.Next on, Del Rey released her second album, “Ultraviolence” under the “UMG Records” in June 2014. The album which had singles like, “Ultraviolence”, “Cruel World”, “Brooklyn Baby”, and “Shade of Cool”, not only topped on the “US Billboard 200” but also made more than a million sales within the first six months of its release. Interscope Records and Polydor Records released her next album, “Honeymoon”, in 2015, and just like her previous works, it was a success, topping on the U.S Billboard 200.

In 2017, Del Rey released the album, “Lust for Life” before collaborating with Ariana Grande and Miley Cyrus to release the hit song, “Don’t Call Me Angel”. The same year the singer also released her non-album single, “Looking for America”.

Besides music, Del Rey is an actress who has appeared in the short film, “Tropico”, a Biblically adapted film based on Sin and Redemption.

What Romantic Affairs has had Lana Del Rey?

Though she is currently reported to be single, Lana Del Rey has in the past had a long list of lovers. Before dating singer Barrie-James O’Neill in 2011, Del Rey had previously been involved in a relationship with producer Steven Mertens. The “Video Games” singer briefly dated singer Shannon Leto in 2012 before proceeding on to date Francesco Carrozzini, an Italian-born director. In 2017, Del Rey dated rapper G-Eazy before their love got sour granting her the opportunity to date Sean “Sticks” Larkin, a cop, in 2019. The duo had a one-year relationship that ended in 2020 upon their separation.

Lana Del Rey Biography, Age, Career and Net worth
Lana Del Rey Biography, Age, Career and Net worth
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What Physical Body Statics Describe Lana Del Rey?

Starting from her head, Lan Del Rey has a blonde hair color and a hazel eye color. The singer stands tall at an impressive height of 5.7 feet and has a decent weight of 61 Kg. Her body measurements are 34-26-34 inches.

How Worth is Lana Del Rey?

  1. As of January 2021, Lana Del Rey’s net worth is estimated to be $ 16 million.
  2. Most of her wealth is contributed by her successful music career where she is reported said to pocket an 8-figure salary.
  3. Besides music, Del Rey has also featured in acting, where again the industry adds up to the dollar in her bank.
  4. Lana Del Rey earns a lot from her endorsement deals whereby she has endorsed products for companies like Jaguar, Mulberry, as well as H&M.
  5. Being the crowd mover she is, Del Rey generates some good revenue from her large social media following.
  6. She owns a collection of posh cars as well.

What Achievements has Had Lana Del Rey?

  1. Lana Del Rey is a 2-time winner of the Brit Award whereby in 2012 she won the “Brit Award” for “International Breakthrough Act” and “Brit Award” for “International Female Solo Artist” in 2013.
  2. In 2013, Del Rey won the “ECHO Awards” for the Best International Female Artist Rock/Pop as well as for the Best International Newcomer.
  3. She received the “International Dance Music Award” for Best Break-Through Artist (Solo) in 2013.
  4. During the 2016’s “Elle Style Awards”, Del Rey was awarded by the “Elle Magazine” as the Best Female Artist of the Year.

What are the Laser Known Facts about Lana Del Rey?

  1. Lana Del Rey has had stalkers who have occasionally tried to kidnap her. During one of her concerts in 2018, a man was arrested for attempting to kidnap her.
  2. Del Rey is a strong supporter of Liverpool in the English Premier League as well as Celtic in the Scottish Premier League.
  3. She has a tattoo of the letter “M” on her left hand meant to symbolize her grandmother, “Madeleine”.
  4. She signed her first record contract at the age of 20, but never her album was released.
  5. During her teenage days, Del Rey suffered from rampant alcohol abuse, something that forced her parents to send her to a boarding school, Kent School.
  6. She turned down her chance to join “The State University of New York”, worked as a waitress for a year, and later joined Fordham University. 

What are the Famous Quotes by Lana Del Rey?

  1. “Hope is a dangerous thing for a woman like me to have — but I have it.”
  2. “I believe nothing happens by mistake. You know, the universe has a divine plan. That sounds dramatic.”
  3. “I pretend I’m not hurt, I walk about the world like I’m having fun.”
  4. “I have a personal ambition to live my life honestly and honor the true love that I’ve had and also the people I’ve had around me.”
  5. “If you are born an artist, you have no choice but to fight to stay an ar

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