Net Worth $5.5 Million
Lana Del Rey is an American singer-songwriter. She is 5’7″ and weighs 119 pounds. The oldest of three children, Elizabeth Woolridge Grant, also known as Lana Del Rey, was born on June 21, 1986 in New York City, New York. Lana found a love for music as a little girl learning to play guitar and singing in the choir and by age eighteen, she was playing local New York City nightclubs. After her first record contract fell through in 2006, Lana continued performing in the NY underground music scene until 2008 when she released a three song EP titled Kill Kill. The singer’s first full length album, Lana Del Rey aka Lizzy Grant, debuted in 2010 to little critical and commercial success.
In 2011, Lana signed with Interscope Records and released her debut single “Video Games” to massive internet success. Her second album Born to Die, was released in 2012 selling over five million copies worldwide and earning several top ten hits including “Blue Jeans” and the number one chart topper “Summertime Sadness.” Best-selling third EP Paradise followed as well as critically acclaimed ballad “Young and Beautiful,” which was featured in the 2013 film The Great Gatsby. 2013 garnered the singer two Brit Awards and several MTV Video Music Awards, as well as two 2014 Grammy Award nominations.
Citing Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley and Eminem as some of her musical influences, Lana is currently working on her new record Ultra-Violence, slated to be released in 2014. The songstress is known for her eclectic style and has appeared in several ad campaigns including H& M and Jaguar. Lana has been in a relationship with alternative rock band Kassidy front man Barrie-James O’Neill since 2011. The singer splits her time between Los Angeles and New York City, where she lives with her brother and sister.