Lana Del Rey bio, net worth, age, catholic, songs, born to love
Lana Del Rey Early Life/ bio
Elizabeth Woolridge Award, better known by her stage name Lana Del Rey, is an American vocalist and musician. Her music is noted for its adapted true to life
quality; its subjects of disastrous sentiment, style, and depression; and its references to mainstream society, especially 1950s and 1960s Americana.
Del Rey was conceived by Patricia Ann Grant on June 21, 1985 in Manhattan, New York City to Robert Britain Grant, Jr., a well off copywriter specialist.
Early Music Career
After graduating, Del Rey was accepted to the State University of New York at Geneseo, but instead she decided to spent the year living on Long Island with her aunt and uncle to work as a waitress.
During this time, Del Rey’s uncle taught her how to play guitar, and she “realized [that she] could probably write a million songs with those six chords.”
Shortly after, she began writing songs and performing in nightclubs around the city under various names such as “Sparkle Jump Rope Queen” and “Lizzy Grant and the Phenomena.”
Lana Del Rey jump started her music career in 2011 as she uploaded a self-made music videos for her songs “Video Games” and “Blue Jeans” to YouTube, featuring vintage footage interspersed with shots of her singing on her webcam.
However, popularity did not easily happened to somebody called Lana Del Rey, a 25-year-old steamy, alluring songstress who is the currently one of the most sultry name in US music and whose debut collection is one of the most anticipated occasions in the music industry.
The video of her single “Born to Die” released on 2012, provocatively Destined to Kick the bucket, with its smooth and luxurious delivery.
On 2012 also, executives announced that Del Rey would endorse their new Jaguar F-Type which was unveiled by Del Rey at the Paris Motor Show in September 2012. Adrian Hallmark, Jaguar’s global brand director, explained their choice, saying Del Rey had “a unique blend of authenticity and modernity”.
READ ALSO:The fascinating fact about Rihanna
Multiple albums and single
Since, Del Rey has released the US Billboard 200 number-one albums Ultraviolence (2014) and Lust for Life (2017) along with top-ten releases Paradise (2012) and Honeymoon (2015).
She has received nominations for the Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album for both Paradise and Lust for Life. Alongside her records, Del Rey’s has contributed to a variety of film soundtracks including The Great Gatsby (2013), Maleficent (2014), and Big Eyes (2014), the last having gained her a Golden Globe nomination.
Other significant collaborations include on The Weeknd’S Starboy (2016) and Børns’ Blue Madonna (2018).
Lana Del Ray continue to progress whichever way as she could and will not leave the music industry any point in the near future. In fact she declared a net worth of 14 million dollars this year as she continues to earn on her released albums and the albums that she will be releasing.