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Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande

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Famous as :

Actress, singer, dancer

Birth Name :

Ariana Grande-Butera

Birth Date :

June 26, 1993

Birth Place :

Boca Raton, Florida, US

Claim to fame :

Won a "National Youth Theatre Association Award" (2008)

Biography


Ariana Grande entered music scene with a strong impression. With her powerful vocal chops, she was even dubbed as the next Mariah Carey and compared to Whitney Houston. Her debut single "The Way" featuring Mac Miller broke the top-10 list of Billboard Hot 100 peaking at No. 9 and rising one spot higher on the U.K. chart.

Grande was best known for portraying the character Cat Valentine on the Nickelodeon sitcom "Victorious" before getting a big break in music. Born in 1993 in Boca Raton, Florida, she sang from a tender age and co-founded the youth singing group, Kids Who Care, in South Florida. They performed in various charity events, raising over $500,000 for charities in 2007 alone.

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Ariana Grande, Gwen Stefani, Ne-Yo and More Cover Disney Hits for New Album

August 19, 2015 04:55:08 GMT

A bunch of big names in music have been tapped to sing some Disney classics for a new album. During the D23 Expo in Anaheim, California last weekend, Disney announced the star-studded compilation called "We Love Disney".
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Ariana Grande's Fans Demand to Cancel Wendy Williams' Show After Body-Shaming Comments on the Singer

August 15, 2015 03:18:28 GMT

's fans are surely unhappy with ' degrading comments on the singer's appearance. They took to Twitter to demand the cancellation of "The Wendy Williams Show" with the trending hashtag #CancelWendyWilliamsShow.
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Ariana Grande's Rep Denies Singer Getting Lip Injections

August 14, 2015 03:03:05 GMT

Despite circulating rumors, didn't get lip injections. MediaTakeOut previously claimed the "Love Me Harder" hitmaker's lips got "plumped up." According to the site, she has a "new look" after having "just got some lip injections."
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Ariana Grande Announces 'Moonlight' Lead Single 'Focus on Me'

August 06, 2015 09:06:45 GMT

wasn't the only one who announced a new single during the 2015 iHeartMedia Music Summit. At the Tuesday, August 4 event, 's label Republic Records said that the singer had a new track called "Focus on Me" coming out in a few weeks.
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Ariana Grande Returns to Stage in Tampa, Calls U.S. 'Greatest Country in the World'

July 18, 2015 06:20:00 GMT

continues to make amends following her donut-licking controversy. Ariana returned to the stage for the first time on Thursday, July 16 at the Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida for the second-half of her "Honeymoon" tour.
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Ariana Grande Won't Be Charged in Donut-Licking Incident, Is Slammed by Joel McHale in Epic Rant

July 14, 2015 04:27:21 GMT

's donut-licking video and "I hate America" comment which became a hot topic recently won't end up with legal problem. The singer is free from felonies for the incident after Joe Marin, the owner of donut shop Wolfee Donuts, refused to press any charges.
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Demi Lovato Denies Dissing Ariana Grande at MLB All-Star Game Concert

July 12, 2015 18:39:33 GMT

didn't take a dig at despite buzzing rumors to the contrary. The former Disney star was reported dissing the ex-Nickelodeon actress due to her song choice at MLB All-Star Game Concert in Cincinnati, Ohio on Saturday, July 11.
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Ariana Grande Lands a Cameo in 'Zoolander 2'

July 11, 2015 03:10:31 GMT

will make a cameo appearance in upcoming comedy "". Ariana's big-screen debut news is revealed by following the "Problem" songstress' donut-licking controversy. Susan previously supported Ariana on Twitter.
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Raven-Symone Defends Ariana Grande's 'I Hate America' Comment, Whoopi Goldberg Slams Singer

July 10, 2015 09:40:15 GMT

's donut-licking video and "I hate America" remark in the footage became a hot topic shortly after the clip surfaced online earlier this week. The topic was even discussed in Thursday, July 9 episode of "" which featured , , Nicolle Wallace, and .
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Ariana Grande Shares Video to Apologize for Donut-Licking Controversy

July 10, 2015 05:04:48 GMT

shared on YouTube on late Thursday, July 9 a video apology regarding her donut-licking controversy. In the approximately four-minute clip, the "Problem" hitmaker admitted that she "missed the opportunity to sincerely apologize" the last time she issued an apology because she "was too busy preaching about [her] issues with the food industry."
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Donut Shop Visited by Ariana Grande Fails Health Inspection

July 10, 2015 02:09:18 GMT

Donut shop where was filmed licking unpurchased donuts on display trays and saying, "I hate America," has failed a health inspection. Riverside County's Department of Environmental Health has downgraded Wolfee Donuts' rating from "A" to "B".
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Ariana Grande's Donut-Licking Video Investigated by Police

July 09, 2015 09:52:53 GMT

's donut-licking video may lead to a legal problem. The video is now being investigated by Lake Elsinore Police, California which teams up with the Riverside County Department of Public Health to look into the incident.
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Ariana Grande Apologizes for 'I Hate America' Remarks in Donut-Licking Video

July 09, 2015 01:15:46 GMT

issued an apology on Wednesday, July 8 following backlash over a video of her licking unpurchased donuts and saying, "I hate Americans. I hate America." The controversy has made the "Problem" singer replaced by as the headliner of this year's MLB All Star Game concert.
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Ariana Grande Spotted Kissing His Backup Dancer After Licking Unpurchased Donuts

July 08, 2015 09:04:15 GMT

was spotted kissing his backup dancer Ricky Alvarez after licking unpurchased donuts twice in Wolfee Donut in Lake Elsinore, California. In a video obtained by TMZ, Ricky was also seen licking the donuts.
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Video: Ariana Grande Performs Whitney Houston-Madonna Mash-Up at NYC Pride

June 30, 2015 04:42:03 GMT

performed at New York Pride's Dance on the Pier over the weekend. In addition to playing her own hits, the former Nickelodeon star treated the big crowd to a mash-up of 's "I'm Every Woman" and 's "Vogue" during the event.
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Big Sean on Breaking Up With Ariana Grande: 'It's No Mistakes...Only Lessons'

June 29, 2015 07:38:16 GMT

opened up about his love life and breakup with . Speaking to ET Online at the 2015 BET Award on Sunday, June 28, the "Paradise" rapper seemed to have coped with his heartbreak and said the relationship gave him "lessons."
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Ariana Grande Completely Unrecognizable in Flippy Bob Wig With Bangs

June 25, 2015 09:51:53 GMT

How will look like if she cuts her long hair into bob? The "Love Me Harder" songstress took to Instagram on Wednesday, June 24 to share snaps of her looking completely unrecognizable as she sported shoulder-length flippy bob with bangs.
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Iggy Azalea and Ariana Grande Lead Music Nominations at 2015 Teen Choice Awards

June 09, 2015 20:37:51 GMT

The music category at this year's Teen Choice Awards is dominated by and with three nominations each. The two are pitted against each other in favorite female artist along with , , , and .
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Ariana Grande Blasts Interview Focusing on Dating Rumors in Epic Feminist Post

June 07, 2015 20:07:36 GMT

is fed up with questions about whom she's dating after her breakup. The singer/actress slams "the double standard and misogyny" in how society talks about men and women and their relationships.
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Ariana Grande Tweets 'Don't F**k With My Puppies' After Her Dogs Were 'Almost Murdered'

June 03, 2015 06:01:07 GMT

took to Twitter on Tuesday, June 2 to vent her anger after her puppies Toulouse and Sirius were "almost murdered" when entering the U.K. via ferry. Ariana wrote, "This was unacceptable. @poferries pls have your employees treat people /animals w respect. kindness goes a long way," along with a link to her mother Joan Grande's lengthy post about the incident.
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Ariana Grande Confirms New Album Is Titled 'Moonlight'

June 01, 2015 04:26:36 GMT

's upcoming third album already has a title. Over the weekend, the former Nickelodeon star revealed in a Twitter conversation with a fan that the follow-up to last year's chart-topper "" would be called "".
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Video: Miley Cyrus and Ariana Grande Cover 'Don't Dream It's Over'

May 14, 2015 18:19:55 GMT

releases the latest installment of her new backyard video series. The former Disney star collaborates with ex-Nickelodeon actress for the new session. They team up to deliver a cover of 's "Don't Dream It's Over".
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Ariana Grande Praises and Congratulates Miley Cyrus for Happy Hippie Foundation

May 07, 2015 13:13:55 GMT

surely is one proud friend of and isnít shy to sing praises for her, especially for the launch of her Happy Hippy Foundation. Congratulating the former Disney star on her newly launched project, Grande posted on Instagram a throwback photo of them cuddling up on a couch and donning unicorn onesies and accompanied it with a lengthy sweet message.
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Ariana Grande's Obsessed Fan Arrested at Her Connecticut Concert

April 28, 2015 03:29:42 GMT

's obsessed fan Tim Normandin was arrested for criminal trespass at her concert, part of her "Honeymoon Tour", in Connecticut last month, TMZ reports. According to the site, Tim was later released on a $5,000 bond.
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Ariana Grande and Becky G Among Big Winners at 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards

April 27, 2015 02:08:53 GMT

The winners of the 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards were revealed during the ceremony on Saturday, April 25. dominated the winners list as she took home three awards including Best Female Artist, Radio Disney's Most Talked-About Artist and Song of the Year for her collaboration with , "Problem".
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Ariana Grande and Lea Michele Sing Spice Girls' 'Wannabe' With Chipmunk Voices

April 25, 2015 02:51:35 GMT

An and duet is here. The former Nickelodeon star, who's been spending time with her "" co-star after splitting from , has posted on Instagram a hilarious video of them covering a song with chipmunk voices.
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Big Sean Denies Plan to Write Ariana Grande Diss Song Following Split

April 24, 2015 08:36:01 GMT

is not writing a diss song aimed at ex-girlfriend . Responding to a HollywoodLife report claiming he "plans to write and release a song dedicated to bashing her," the rapper's rep has told Gossip Cop the story is "not true."
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Report: Big Sean Splits From Ariana Grande Because She Is 'Immature'

April 24, 2015 07:15:02 GMT

The real reason behind the split between and may have been revealed. Sources close to the former couple told TMZ that the rapper decided to end his relationship with his singer ex-girlfriend because she was "immature."
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Ariana Grande 'Promises She's Good' After Big Sean Split

April 22, 2015 01:25:38 GMT

has assured fans that she's good after split. The songstress broke her silence shortly after news of her separation from Sean hit the media, tweeting on her latest activities and about how she is feeling.
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Ariana Grande and Big Sean Split, Reps Confirm

April 21, 2015 01:21:33 GMT

and are no longer a couple. The lovers have called it quits after eight months of dating.
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