Amethyst Amelia Kelly, better known as Iggy Azalea, is an Australian artist and model. She moved to the United States at the age of 16 to pursue a career in hip hop music. She first lived in Miami and the she moved to other parts of United States. She gained fame after she released her controversial song "Two Times". That song went viral on YouTube. That was the best of Iggy Azalea at that time. Till this year, Iggy released on of the most listen song of the year "Work". "Fancy" and "Change Your Life". Her song "Fancy" went to reach number one spot on Billboard Hot 100 chart.
that is an example of Iggy's clothing line only in Forever 21.
Iggy Azalea was born in Sydney, Australia. Her family didn't have enough money when she was young. Her father was an artist and he kind of guide her to become a performer.
In her dream to move to America, Iggy dropped out of high school. She worked and saved the money she earned by cleaning hotel rooms with her mother. She claims to have hated school and the only thing she liked about school was art class. She had no friends at school. She used to get teased a lot for the few money her parents had and mostly for her homemade outfits. She moved to USA alone at the age of 16.
No many people know but Iggy became famous because of YouTube. In 2011, Iggy uploaded a video for her song " Pu**y" and it became a YouTube sensation due to its explicit nature. At that time, Iggy was dating famous rapper A$AP Rocky and that earned her some headlines. In 2012, she signed to Wilhelmina Models International and did modeling as a full time job. In that same year, she appeared on the cover of XXL Magazine for the annual Top Ten Freshman issue alongside many famous rappers. She was the first non American rapper that made the list, so that brought attention to many hip hop fans. In 2014, she launched her album "The New Classic".