Ariana Grande (born Ariana Grande-Butera, 26.06.1993)
Ariana Grande is an American actress and pop singer best known for her role in the Nickelodeon sitcom 'Victorious'.
Net Worth: According to Celebrity Net Worth in 2014, Ariana Grande has a net worth of 12 million USD.
Childhood: Ariana Grande was born in Boca Raton, Florida, to Joan Grande and Edward Butera. As a child, Grande performed onstage at Fort Lauderdale Children's Theatre, first in 'Annie', and later in 'The Wizard of Oz' and 'Beauty and the Beast'. When she was eight-years-old, Grande performed at the karaoke lounge on a cruise ship, and later studied at North Broward Preparatory School. Grande made her television debut singing 'The Star-Spangled Banner' for the Florida Panthers. She received management at the age of thirteen, and expressed a desire to record an R&B album when she turned fourteen.
Career: In 2008, Ariana Grande landed a role in the Broadway musical '13', winning a National Youth Theatre Association Award. This was followed by the role of Cat Valentine on the Nickelodeon show 'Victorious'. She worked on the show until 2013, when the series finished, but reprised the role on 'Sam & Cat', alongside Jennette McCurdy. On 30th August 2013, Ariana Grande released her debut studio album, 'Yours Truly', to strong critical praise. The album debuted at the top of the Billboard 200 list, as well as opening in the top ten for most countries worldwide. On 13th December 2013, Grande released a Christmas EP entitled 'Christmas Kisses'. The EP featured four tracks and performed moderately well. After being named 'Breakthrough Artist of the Year', Grande released her second studio album, 'My Everything', on 22nd August 2014. The album received only moderate reviews, with critics calling it "bland". At the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards, Grande performed onstage with Nicky Minaj and Jessie J, revealing their collaborative single 'Bang Bang'. The song went on to be the third most downloaded song on release in 2014.
Personal life: Between August 2012 and July 2013, Grande dated Jai Brooks from The Janoskians. The couple confirmed that they had gotten back together on 1st May, 2014, however they split up a second time three months later. On 13th October, 2014, Grande revealed that she was dating rapper Big Sean.
This year's nominations are out and people are not happy with who haven't made the list
The Grammy nominations have been revealed: but Harry Styles hasn’t made the list. Predictably, fans of the former One Direction member are furious and have come out to say so. Styles was snubbed for the 2018 nominations just months after releasing his self-titled debut album.
Harry Styles' fans are furious he has been left off the Grammy nomination list
Others who were nominated in multiple categories were songs including Despactio - with Justin Bieber, Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee - who received nods in both the Record and Song of the Year categories.
Continue reading: Harry Styles' Fans Are Furious The Singer Wasn't Nominated For A Grammy
Ariana Grande's 'Side To Side' was created on a treadmill.
Ariana Grande's 'Side To Side' was created on a treadmill.
The 24-year-old singer has admitted her 2016 hit track was created during a work out session.
Speaking to Coveteur Online about her single and what influenced the track, the brunette beauty said: ''I came up with the idea for the 'Side to Side' video on the treadmill.''
Continue reading: Ariana Grande's Song Side To Side Was Created On A Treadmill
Grande's gig at Manchester Arena was the target of a devastating terrorist attack back in May.
Ariana Grande has recalled the dreadful night of the terrorist attack in Manchester at her concert, speaking about the aftermath and how cancelling her tour in its wake was “not an option” for her.
22 fans – including children – were killed by the devastating nail bomb attack in the foyer of Manchester Arena back in May as they left the venue, and dozens more concert-goers were injured. But, while a handful of dates were cancelled in the immediate aftermath of the attack, Ariana and her crew decided that to scrap the entire tour would be to give in to fear.
Speaking to Coveteur, the “Calling it off and going home was not an option. The message of the show was too important. For the crew and everyone involved, it’s become more than just a show for us.”
Calvin Harris has teamed up with pop royalty for his brand new album 'Funk Wave Bounces Vol 1', which lands on June 30.
Calvin Harris has been confirmed to perform at Rihanna's third Diamnond Ball alongside Kendrick Lamar.
The superstar DJ - who collaborated with the Bejan beauty on hits 'This Is What You Came For' and 'We Found Love' - has signed up to the charity fundraiser taking place at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City on September 14 in aid of the Clara Lionel Foundation.
Rihanna said in a statement: ''I'm ecstatic to add my longtime collaborator and friend Calvin Harris to the stellar line-up at this year's Diamond Ball. Calvin's music will bring the perfect mix of energy and excitement to the evening as we celebrate the Clara Lionel Foundation.''
Continue reading: Calvin Harris Joins Rihanna And Kendrick Lamar At Third Diamond Ball
KISS have donated a guitar to be auctioned off to raise money for Royal Manchester Children's Hospital.
Kiss have donated a guitar to the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital.
The 'Crazy Crazy Nights' hitmakers had to cancel a gig in the city following the terrorist attack at an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena in May, and singer-and-guitarist Paul Stanley has handed over the Ibanez PS120 he would have played at their show in order for it to be auctioned off to raise money for the medical facility's
Paediatric Intensive Care Unit.
Continue reading: KISS Donate Guitar To Manchester Hospital
The star was given the accolade following her response to the Manchester terror attacks
Ariana Grande has said she is "moved and honoured" to have been named the first honorary citizen of Manchester following the devastating terror attack at her gig in May. Councillors unanimously voted for the star to be recognised as part of the North West city and the 22-year-old has since spoken of her pride at the honour.
Ariana Grande has been made an honourary citizen of Manchester
Following the tragic terror attack at her Dangerous Woman concert - which left 22 people dead and many more injured - Ariana arranged a star-studded benefit gig at Old Trafford in the city to raise money for the families affected.
Councillors vote unanimously in favour of the motion
Ariana Grande has been made an honorary citizen of Manchester after the success of her One Love benefit concert, raising money for victims of the terrorist attack in the city at one of her concerts. The concert was held a mere 13 days after the shock attack killed 22 people at the Manchester Arena.
Ariana Grande at the AMA's
Continue reading: Ariana Grande Named Honorary Citizen Of Manchester
A Colombian national was arrested in Costa Rica for allegedly threatening an attack at Grande's gig in Alajuela on Sunday.
A 22 year old Colombian man has been arrested after he was suspected of threatening an attack at an Ariana Grande in Costa Rica last weekend.
The threats were reportedly made in Arabic on an online forum, and the man, with the last names of Caicedo Lopez, was detained in a raid in the early hours of Sunday morning (July 9th). The concert went ahead as planned, albeit amid heightened security.
Security had been tightened in any case at Grande’s concerts on her current Dangerous Woman world tour, after the shocking attack by an Islamist extremist at one of her gigs at Manchester’s Arena back on May 22nd. Fans had to pass through three separate security checks before entering the gig in Parque Viva in Costa Rica, the country’s second-biggest city.
The One Love Manchester benefit concert was full of surprises.
It was an emotional night at Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester benefit concert over the weekend. Major artists joined together to show their support for the victims of the Manchester Arena bombing and their friends and families, and the singer herself had several surprises in store.
Ariana Grande at One Love Manchester
The concert took place at the Old Trafford Cricket Ground last night (June 4th 2017) just hours after another attack in London that has also been touted as an act of terror. Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry, Justin Bieber, Coldplay, Pharrell Williams and many others joined Ariana Grande for some heartfelt performances, but it was probably Ariana's rendition of 'Somewhere Over The Rainbow' that really affected the audience.
Ariana Grande, Mac Miller, Miley Cyrus and the Black Eyed Peas appear on stage at Ariana's One Love Manchester concert - The concert was set up to benefit the victims of the terror attack after Ariana's Manchester show the other week. Stars from the US and UK both graced the stage and played a concert full of emotion and love. The even was held at Old Trafford Cricket Ground - Manchester, United Kingdom - Sunday 4th June 2017
Ariana Grande and her friend Miley Cyrus seen on stage at Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester concert - The concert was set up to benefit the victims of the terror attack after Ariana's Manchester show the other week. Stars from the US and UK both graced the stage and played a concert full of emotion and love. The even was held at Old Trafford Cricket Ground - Manchester, United Kingdom - Sunday 4th June 2017
Cabello appeared on 'This Morning' and spoke about her friend, how she comforted her after the Manchester attack and the benefit gig she's doing.
20 year old Cabello, who departed the girl-band Fifth Harmony after just over four years back in December 2016, appeared on ‘This Morning’ in Britain on Wednesday (May 31st) and revealed that she tried to comfort Grande in the wake of the attack, which happened at the end of Ariana’s gig at Manchester’s MEN Arena last Monday.
Fifth Harmony's Camila Cabello
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Date of birth
26th June, 1993
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