Ariana Grande | Latest Songs, Boyfriend, Net Worth, Tour & News
The beautiful face of Ariana Grande is not one that can easily be forgotten. However, beauty is not all she has to offer. She started as an actress and quickly gained recognition after becoming a musician. When she received her first Grammy in 2019, it was crystal clear that Ariana Grande is one of the ‘world’s leading recording artists.’
Ariana Grande is an American musician, actress, and influencer. She has been an entertainer since childhood, popular for her teenage acting role on Nickelodeon. Nevertheless, the beautiful performer was passionate about music. And so, in 2010, she made the decision that would later earn her five Grammy nominations. Today, Ariana has released five albums, and they all received platinum certifications by the RIAA. As an influencer, Miss Grande is always vocal about feminism, cancer, and online bullying.
- Name: Ariana Grande Butera
- Profession: Actress and television personality
- Nationality: American
- Birth Place: Boca Raton, Florida.
- Date of birth: June 26, 1993
- Age: 26 years old
- Height: 1.53m
- Relationship status: Single
Ariana Grande Biography
Ariana Grande came to the world on June 26, 1993. She grew up in Boca Raton, a city in Florida. Her father, Edward Butera, is a graphic designer. Ariana’s mother, Joan Grande, is a well-known businesswoman and CEO of Hose-McCann Communications. Young Ariana lived with her older half-brother, Frankie Grande Machione, who is a dancer and entertainer.
Ariana Grande was still a child when she started appearing on National TV and theatre. She once sang the National Anthem at a Florida Panther’s game. She also played different characters at the children’s theater in Fort Lauderdale.
While acting, Ariana had her schooling at North Broward Preparatory School. It is widely thought that the actress suffered from hypoglycemia as a child. And so, she had to take sweets occasionally to regain her strength. The famous musician has both British and Italian nationality, making it difficult to pinpoint Ariana Grande’s ethnicity.
Ariana Grande’s age was 15 years when she received her first major award. The award, which was given by the National Youth Theater Association Awards, was for her role as ‘Charlotte’ in the musical Broadway 13.
Ariana Grande Career (past and latest songs)
Ariana Grande had been a YouTube star before earning her first acting role in 2009. In the role which made her famous, she featured as Cat Valentine in Nickelodeon’s Victorious. The TV series also cast Elizabeth Gillies, a famous actress at that time. In 2010, she was seen in Desmond Child’s musical, known as Cuba Libre. Afterward, she decided it was time to focus on music.
Her first single ‘Give it up’ was released in 2011. The hit single was a soundtrack from Nickelodeon’s TV series ‘Victorious.’ Her unique long vocal range attracted the eye of Monte Lipman, the CEO of Republic Records. The popular label executive was moved by her talent and decided to sign her to the label. That year, the record label produced her first single ‘Put your hearts up.’
After her brief success with music, Ariana Grande played the role of Princess Diaspro in the animated TV series, ‘Winx.’ She also played a voice-over role for the animated movie ‘Snowflake, The White Gorilla.’ Miss Grande was featured in the theatrical version of ‘A Snow White Christmas.’ She acted the role of Snow White in the famous fictional drama that featured other top actors like Charlene Tilton and Neil Patrick Harris.
Between 2013 and 2014, the actress featured as Sam Puckett in the popular TV series, ‘Sam & Cat.’ The show aired on Nickelodeon and received much acclaim, but it was not renewed after the conclusion of the first season.
In 2013, she announced her breakthrough album titled, ‘Yours Truly.’ The album reached the top spot in Billboard Hot 200. Her single ‘The Way’ from the album gained much recognition and peaked at number 10 on Billboard Hot 100.
In 2014, the hardworking musician came back with another album titled, ‘My Everything.’ She added a lot of life and femininity to the album—top artists like Big Sean, Zedd, The Weeknd, and Childish Gambino. Although ‘My Everything’ was not as successful as the previous one, she came back two years later with a Sasha Fierce-like alter ego titled, Dangerous Woman.
Ariana’s subsequent album, “My Everything,” which she dropped in 2014, gathered huge commercial and critical acclaim. Within a week, an incredible 169,000 copies of My Everything were sold. The album also reached the top spot on the Billboard 200 charts.
Two singles from that album, namely “Break free” and “Problem,” recorded big successes among music-lovers from around the world. The two tracks peaked at 4th and 3rd spots individually on Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song titled ‘Problem’ did feature Australian Rap-star Iggy Azalea.
She resumed acting in 2015, playing a role in the comedy-horror series titled “Scream Queens.” In that year, Ariana released her 3rd studio album, which she named “Dangerous Woman.”
The singer acted in the Ben Stiller comedy flick titled “Zoolander 2” from 2016, where she played a cameo role. That year, she worked together with the legendary musician Stevie Wonder on a song titled “Faith,” for the movie “Sing.”
The commercially & critically acclaimed “Dangerous Woman” came out in March (2016). Both The title track and the song “Be Alright” proceeded to become chart-topping songs.
Sources say that the next Ariana Grande tour would set out through Europe and the United States.
Ariana Grande Personal life (Boyfriend)
Ariana and Actor Graham Phillips met while they were filming “Musical 13” in 2008 and started dating till 2011. From 2012 to 2014, her boyfriend was the Australian singer Jai Brooks who is also a member of the band “The Janoskians member.”
In October 2014, Ariana Grande’s boyfriend was rap-star Big Sean. The two artistes showed up together in public for the first time during the Grammy Awards in 2015. They dated for about eight months. She even referenced him in one of her verses on her hit song, “Thank U, Next,” where she thought she’d spend her entire life with Big-Sean, but he was not the one.
After recording “The Way” in 2012, which featured Mac Miller, the two started a relationship in 2016. They both worked on the song “My Favorite Part” which came out in September 2016 from Mac Miller’s “The Divine Feminine” of the same year. Their relationship came to an end in May 2018.
Ariana Grande started dating the comedian and actor Pete Davidson in May 2018. By June 2018, Pete Davidson declared that he was engaged to her. By October 2018, the two canceled their engagement and relationship. Today, there is no information on any new Ariana Grande boyfriend, which indicates that she is single.
Latest News about Ariana Grande
Ariana Grande has made many headlines and news in recent times. One major tragedy she would never forget happened at a 2017 concert in England. That year, she was on her album, Dangerous Woman tour, which had kicked-off in February. In May, she was billed to perform onstage in Manchester. After her performance, a suicide bomber detonated a bomb, thereby killing 22 people and injuring hundreds of her fans. Ariana Grande tattoo, which shows a butterfly, serves as a reminder to the incident.
The talented artist made waves all through 2019. Her fourth album, Sweetener, won the Grammy Awards for the Best Pop Vocal Album. She had her first performance at the Coachella festival in April. There, she unveiled her fifth album titled, ‘Thank U, Next.’ Ariana Grande songs in the album were top-notch. She later became the first solo artist to fill the top three positions on Billboard’s Hot 100.
Today, Miss Grande has more than 183 Instagram followers, making her the second most-followed individual after Cristiano Ronaldo. In one of her posts, Miss Grande revealed that she’s working on her sixth studio album. Many of her fans have named Ariana Grande’s new album, ‘AG6’, with the expectation that the album will be released in the coming months after the quarantine.
Ariana Grande net worth
Being one of the most popular pop icons of today, Ariana is rich and can bear the cost of many extravagances, much the same as she demonstrates in her hit song ‘7 Rings.’
Ariana Grande’s net worth stands at $100 million. It would appear that this number is just increasing as she makes more money from endorsements, performances, and tour sales. She owns a mansion in Beverly Hills that sits on an incredible 8,000+ sq. feet of the property facing Hollywood Hills.
Ariana Grande’s age
The popular American artist was born on June 26, 1993. Therefore, at the time of this writing, Ariana Grande’s age is 26 years old. It is hard to believe that she is 26 years due to her height and stature. Most times, she uses high heeled shoes to compensate for her height. Ariana Grande’s height is 153cm.
Without a doubt, Ariana Grande has put in so much hard work to reach the pinnacle she is today. At 26, it is safe to say that she has only started her journey. Therefore, her fans ‘Arianators’ should get ready for more albums in the coming years.