Ariana Grande is born on 26 June 1993 in Florida. She is known as singer, songwriter and actress.
Ariana Grande Bio
Ariana Grande born in a family with New York-Italian origins. Her parents are Joan Grande, Brooklyn-born CEO of Hose-McCann Communications, a manufacturer of communications and safety equipment, and Edward Butera, the owner of a graphic design firm in Boca Raton. Ariana has an older half-brother, Frankie Grande, which has the profession of entertainer and producer.
When Ariana was 8 years old, her parents divorced. She has a close relationship with her maternal grandmother, Marjorie Grande. For her education, Ariana attended Pine Crest School and North Broward Preparatory School.
Ariana done her first steps in the career in the childhood. Ariana started by performing with the Fort Lauderdale Children’s Theater and played her first role as the title character in “Annie”. Other musicals in which she performed as a child were “The Wizard of Oz” and “Beauty and the Beast”. At age of 8, Ariana performed karaoke lounge on a cruise ship and she also had her first national television appearance by singing “The Star-Spangled Banner” for the Florida Panthers.
At the age of 13, Ariana became focused to pursue a musical career, having the desire to record an R&B album.
She practically started her career in 2008 when she was cast in the musical “13” on Broadway in the supporting role of cheerleader Charlotte. For her performance in the musical, she won a National Youth Theatre Association Award.
In 2009, Ariana was cast in Nickelodeon television show “Victorious” playing “Cat Valentine” role. For this role, she had to dye her hair red every other week because Dan Schneider, the executive producer of the show, required to not have only members with brunette hair and also he considered that the red hair will fit with the personality of “Cat Valentine”. The show had the premiere in March 2010 and had around 5.7 million viewers. The role helped Ariana to become famous.
Ariana preferred the music career, declaring that “acting is fun, but music has always been first and foremost with me”. Her first musical appearance was the track “Give It Up”, on the soundtrack Victorious: Music from the Hit TV Show in August 2011. Ariana did several recordings of herself while she was singing covers of songs by Adele, Whitney Houston or Mariah Carey, the she uploaded them on her YouTube channel.
In August 2010, Ariana started to work on her debut album and in December 2011 she released her first single – “Put Your Hearts Up”. After a period of three years, in August 2013, Ariana released her first studio album titled “Yours Truly”. The album debuted as Number one on the US Billboard 200 albums chart and had 138,000 copies sold in its first week. The album was in top 10 also in other countries as Australia, UK, Ireland or Netherlands.
The next three albums of Ariana Grande were released on 25 August 2014, “My Everything”, in 2016 , “Dangerous Woman”, and on 17 August 2018, “Sweetener”. All of them had same success and debuted as number one on the Billboard 200.
Ariana received three American Music Awards, three MTV Europe Music Awards, two MTV Video Music Awards and six Grammy Award nominations. During this period she had two arena tours: The Honeymoon Tour in 2015 and Dangerous Woman Tour in 2017.
In 2016, she was named by Time as one of the 100 most influential people in the world on their annual list and in 2018, Billboard named her “Woman of the Year”. In 2018, Ariana had an estimated net worth of $50 Million.
Ariana’s musical genre is described as a combination of pop and R&B with elements of EDM and hip hop. As major influences in her career, Ariana cited Whitney Houston with Mariah Carey and the person who determined her to follow this career was Gloria Estefan. Estefan complimented Ariana after she saw one of Ariana’s performances on the cruise ship at her eight years old.
As imagine, Ariana had a modest look described by media as “age appropriate”. In 2014, Ariana changed her look and started to wear short skirts and crop tops with knee-high boots during her performances.
In the personal life, Ariana made public her relations with the actor Graham (2008 – 2011), the comedian Jai Brooks (2012 – 2013), the rapper Big Sean (2014 – 2015), the backup dancer Ricky Alvarez ( 2015). Her last relation was the one with the actor and comedian Pete Davidson. They started their relation in May 2018 and ended it in October 2018.
Ariana is very active in the charity activities and at the age of ten, she co-founded the South Florida youth singing group Kids Who Care. With this group, she performed charitable fund-raising events and raised over $500,000 for charities. In 2009, she with her brother, Frankie, performed and taught the children from South Africa how to sing and dance.
Pine Crest School
North Broward Preparatory School
Home schooling system
Ariana Grande Net Worth 2019
- Full Name : Ariana Grande
- Nicknames : Ari, Little Red, AG
- Occupation: Singer, Songwriter and Actress
- Age: 25 years old
- Date of Birth: 26 June 1993
- Place of Birth: Florida
- Gender: Female
- Star: Cancer
- Eye color: Brown
- Hair color: Dark brown
- Nationality: American
Ariana Grande Body measurements
Body Measurements: 32 – 24 – 32
- Height in feet: 5 feet 1 inches
- Height in cm: 153 cm
- Weight in kg: 48 kg
- Weight in pounds: 105 lbs
- Parents: Edward Butera and Joan Grande
- Siblings: half-brother, Frankie Grande
- Children: none
- Spouse: none
- Dating/Boyfriend: none
Ariana Grande on Social media
- Instagram https://www.instagram.com/arianagrande/?hl=en
- Facebook https://www.facebook.com/arianagrande/
- Twitter https://twitter.com/ArianaGrande
- Youtube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9CoOnJkIBMdeijd9qYoT_g