Lana Del Rey Net Worth
Who is Lana Del Rey
Lana Del Rey is a prominent American Singer and song writer. She was born on June 21 1985 in New York. Her father Robert England Grey was an Entrepreneur and his mother Patricia Ann was a high school teacher. Her real name is Elizabeth Wooldridge Grant and had Scottish ancestry from both her mother and father. She was raised as a Roman Catholic.
She went to Kent school and later to the State University of New York. However she did not complete her education there. She learnt to play the guitar and started writing and singing songs at Night clubs.
She joined the Fordham University and graduated with Philosophy majoring in metaphysics.
Though she recorded her first album in 2000 it was never released. Her first popular single was “Video Games” released in the year 2011.
In 2012 she released the album “Born to Die which reached the top #1 spot on musical charts of many countries. She signed for two labels Interscope and Poldor in the same year.
Till date she has recorded five albums that include Lana Del Ray(2010), Born to Die(2012), Ultraviolence (2014), Honeymoon (2015) and Lust for Life(2017).
Seven million copies of the album Born to Die were sold worldwide, with one million sold in UK and US alone. Ultraviolence hit the top spot in United States, Australia, UK and Canada.
Her next album Honeymoon stood at #2 in the US and To 5 in 10 other countries. Her latest album Lust for Life was equally successful and touched the top#1 spot in four countries including the US.
Some of her popular singles are Summertime Sadness, Young and Beautiful, Videogames, Born to die, Shades of Cool, High by the Beach, West Coast, Brooklyn Bay, High by the Beach, Lust for Life and Love.
Though her albums were huge hits her live shows were criticized for awkward performances. Nevertheless she was a part of four shows from 2011 to 2018.
She has collaborated with artists like The Weeknd, ASAP Rocky, Emile Haynie, Barrie-James O’Neill and Borns.
Lana was addicted to alcohol at a young age which she overcame in later years.
She has been in a relationship with Barrie –James O’ Neill and Steven Mertens for a short period of time.
Del Ray first stayed in Los Angeles with her siblings Charlie and Caroline. She presently lives in Malibau in California. She owns two more mansions in Los Angeles.
Lana Del Rey’s music is known for its stylized Cinematic quality with themes like romance, glamour and Melancholy of 1950s and 1960s. All her albums have been chartbusters in many countries like US, UK, Australia and Canada.
Awards and Recognition
Lana has won three Grammy nominations.
She won the Q award in the category “Best New Thing.” She won the MTV Europe Music Award in the category “Best Alternative”
She won the Best Female Artist of the year Award from Elle Magazine.
She also won the Trailblazer Award in the year 2015 at BillBoard Women in Music Event.
Net worth of Lara Del Rey
Del Rey is net worth $12 million. A singer and songwriter; one of her five album, “Born to Die” sold seven million copies around the world.