Ariana Grande

  • 23 May 2011

Date of birth

26th June, 1993

Occupation

Musician

Sex

1st January, 1970

Height

1.53

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.

Ariana Grande Has Released A New Perfume

By Charlotte Court in Fashion / Beauty on 18 September 2018

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The new product, called Cloud, will be her fourth fragrance

Multi-award winning singer, Ariana Grande has released a new perfume, called Cloud. The singer's new signature fragrance will be available in stores on September 23, she announced on social media on Monday (17 Sept).

Image caption Mac Miller and Ariana Grande at One Love Manchester

On Friday (September 7th), the 26-year-old rapper was found unresponsive by a friend at his Studio City home, whereupon it was claimed that 911 responded to a patient in cardiac arrest, and then Miller was sadly pronounced dead on their arrival. It is thought that he had had a drug overdose.

Continue reading: Ariana Grande Remembers Mac Miller As Fans Blame Her For His Death

Why Ariana Grande Hit Headlines After Aretha Franklin's Funeral

By Holly Mosley in Music / Festivals on 03 September 2018

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Handsy Bishop, thrilled Bill and a very short dress...

Last week, Aretha Franklin fans gathered in their thousands to mourn their loss during the live broadcast of her funeral. But some were left with a bitter taste in their mouth afterwards that had nothing to do with their hero's death, and everything to do with the way Ariana Grande was allegedly treated.

Image caption Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson at the MTV VMAs

The 25-year-old 'No Tears Left to Cry' singer was performing at the service on Friday (August 31st 2018) where she also met Bishop Charles H. Ellis III, who greeted her with rather too much zeal at the podium at Detroit's Greater Grace Temple following her rendition of '(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman'.

Continue reading: Why Ariana Grande Hit Headlines After Aretha Franklin's Funeral

From Wicked To Dreamgirls: Essential Numbers For Your Showtunes Playlist

By Holly Mosley in Music / Festivals on 18 August 2018

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The most epic tunes in musical theatre history.

After watching Ariana Grande and James Corden's beautiful rendition of 'Suddenly, Seymour' on Carpool Karaoke' and their musical theatre version of 'Titanic' on the 'Late Late Show', we're feeling the Broadway vibes. So here are fifteen of our favourite showtunes that ought to be on everyone's playlist.

Image caption West End Live 2017 - Wicked

1. Suddenly, Seymour - Little Shop of Horrors

Continue reading: From Wicked To Dreamgirls: Essential Numbers For Your Showtunes Playlist

Ariana Grande And James Corden's Broadway Duet Is The Best

By Holly Mosley in Music / Festivals on 16 August 2018

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One of the best renditions of 'Suddenly, Seymour' ever.

It's been a long time coming, but Ariana Grande finally showed up on James Corden's 'Carpool Karaoke' this week and provided possibly the best harmonies we've ever heard on the 'Late Late Show' segment. They even performed an uplifting duet to represent their shared love of Broadway theatre.

Image caption Ariana Grande at One Love Manchester concert

It's no secret that James Corden is in love with the theatre, having starred in productions of 'The History Boys' and 'One Man, Two Guvnors'. But it's musical theatre that really ignites his passion; he even had a role in Rob Marshall's 'Into the Woods' in 2014 and was recently announced to appear in the forthcoming film adaptation of 'Cats'.

Continue reading: Ariana Grande And James Corden's Broadway Duet Is The Best

From Ariana Grande To Idles: Seven Summer Albums Still To Drop

By Holly Mosley in Music / Festivals on 11 July 2018

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Summer 2018 is turning out to be a great album season.

It's turning out to be a great summer for music, and to think we've still got half the season left. We've already seen Years & Years' 'Palo Santo', Florence and the Machine's 'High as Hope', Gorillaz's 'The Now Now' and Christina Aguilera's 'Liberation' among others, but there's an exciting bunch more to come.

Here are just 7 of our most anticipated albums for the rest of the summer:

Image caption Ariana Grande at the One Love Manchester concert

Fans have been Tweeting the 24-year-old about her alleged engagement to the 'SNL' star, and rather than denying that she is about to tie the knot or even just ignoring it, she seems to be responding with amusement bordering on delight. Some publications are treating that as a confirmation.

Continue reading: Ariana Grande Drops Clues About Engagement To Pete Davidson

Ariana Grande Responds To Tweet Criticism Over The Break Up Of Her Relationship

By Charlotte Court in Music / Festivals on 24 May 2018

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The singer spoke of her 'toxic' relationship in response to a fan blaming her for her ex-boyfriend's brush with police

Ariana Grande has addressed criticism on Twitter directed at her over the end of her relationship with rapper Mac Miller and has described their ‘toxic’ relationship in the process. The 24-year-old hit out after one social media user’s tweet, in which he suggested Mac’s driving offence following their break-up was her fault, went viral.

Ariana Grande has spoken about her relationship with rapper Mac Miller

The commentator wrote: "Mac Miller totalling his G wagon and getting a DUI after Ariana Grande dumped him for another dude after he poured his heart out on a ten song album to her called the divine feminine is just the most heartbreaking thing happening in Hollywood."

Continue reading: Ariana Grande Responds To Tweet Criticism Over The Break Up Of Her Relationship

Ariana Grande Posts Message Of Love One Year After Horror Terror Attack

By Charlotte Court in Music / Festivals on 22 May 2018

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22 people were killed after a suicide bomber detonated a device at the end of her Manchester concert 12 months ago

Today (22 May) marks a year since the devastating loss of 22 lives after a terrorist attack at Manchester Arena following an Ariana Grande concert. The star herself has come out to pay tribute to those involved in the atrocity with a poignant tweet sending her love.

Ariana Grande remembered those who died in the terror attack at her concert a year ago

Taking to the social media platform, Ariana, 24, wrote: "Thinking of you all today and every day. I love you with all of me and am sending you all of the light and warmth I have to offer on this challenging day."

Continue reading: Ariana Grande Posts Message Of Love One Year After Horror Terror Attack

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

Ariana Grande arrives at the 2016 American Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theatre, Los Angeles, California, United States - Monday 21st November 2016

Ariana Grande arrives at the 2016 American Music Awards held at the Microsoft Theatre, Los Angeles, California, United States - Sunday 20th November 2016

Ariana Grande attending the MTV Video Music Awards 2016 held at the Madison Square Garden in New York City. United States - Sunday 28th August 2016