Iggy Azalea is an Australian rapper, singer, songwriter, and model. She was born on June 7, 1990, in Sydney, Australia, and her real name is Amethyst Amelia Kelly.
Iggy Azalea rose to fame in 2014 with her hit song “Fancy” featuring Charli XCX, which topped the charts in several countries, including the US, UK, and Australia.
She has released several successful albums, including “The New Classic” and “In My Defense,” and has collaborated with many popular artists such as Ariana Grande, Jennifer Lopez, and Rita Ora.
In addition to her music career, Iggy Azalea has also appeared on several TV shows, including “America’s Next Top Model,” “Celebrity Family Feud,” and “The X Factor Australia.”
Iggy Azalea Parents: Meet Brendan Kelly and Tanya Kelly
Iggy Azalea was born Amethyst Amelia Kelly to her parents Brendan Kelly and Tanya Kelly. Her father Brendan Kelly was a visual artist and her mother Tanya Kelly worked in cleaning and housekeeping.
Iggy Azalea has talked about her parents in interviews and has stated that her father was passionate about art and often took her to art galleries, while her mother worked hard to provide for the family.
Her parents moved the family around several times when she was young, living in various parts of Australia before settling in Mullumbimby, New South Wales, where Iggy Azalea spent most of her childhood.