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Rita Ora

Rita Ora

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Famous as :

Singer, actress

Birth Name :

Rita Sahatciu Ora

Birth Date :

November 26, 1990

Birth Place :

Pristina, SFR Yugoslavia

Claim to fame :

Single "How We Do (Party)" (2012)

Biography


Rita Ora is the latest born from Jay-Z's Roc Nation's scouting and she believed that she would be the next great star under their wings. Rita Sahatciu Ora was originally born in Pristina, SFR Yugoslavia (now Kosovo) in November 1990 and moved to London with her parents and sister in the same year. She grew up in West London and graduated from Sylvia Young Theatre School and then St Charles Catholic Sixth Form College.

Ora began singing at the age of 14 and kicked off her career by appearing in a British film called "Spivs". Later in 2007, the 16-year-old was featured Craig David's track "Awkward", a gig that she repeated the next year in David's "Where's Your Love". Despite the recordings, she had not had her big break yet.

Latest News


A$AP Rocky Releases 'A.L.L.A' Album Early, Disses Rita Ora on New Song 'Better Things'

May 26, 2015 08:27:16 GMT

was supposed to release his new album "" next week, but he changed his mind and decided to drop it on Monday night, May 25. The rapper announced the new date via Twitter just hours before the record hit iTunes.
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Rita Ora on Taylor Swift: She's 'Incredible' Songwriter and I 'Adore' Her Music

May 19, 2015 08:14:43 GMT

is still a big fan despite the fact that the former country sweetheart is dating her ex-boyfriend . The British beauty has nothing but sweet words to say about the "Blank Space" hitmaker in a new interview with Noisey.
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Rita Ora's New Single 'Poison' Surfaced Online

May 15, 2015 03:50:01 GMT

's brand new song is finally here. Ahead of its official premiere date on May 18, the track called "Poison" landed online on Thursday, May 14. This marks the British beauty's first single, excluding "Grateful" from "", since last year's "I Will Never Let You Down" that reached No. 1 on the U.K.'s singles chart.
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Rita Ora Goes Fully Nude in New Instagram Photo

May 02, 2015 06:30:37 GMT

let her 4.6 million Instagram followers enjoy her naked body in a new photo. The "I Will Never Let You Down" singer took to Instagram on Friday, May 1 to share the racy photo. The British beauty simply wrote, "Meanwhile...," alongside the snap.
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Rita Ora Bares Nipples in Sheer Top While Leaving Charli XCX's London Gig

March 26, 2015 07:41:43 GMT

certainly turned heads when leaving O2 Shepherd Bush's Empire following her surprise appearance at 's concert in London on Wednesday night, March 25. The 24-year-old British singer ditched her bra, baring her nipples under a sheer black turtleneck top.
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John Legend, Rita Ora and More Team Up for 'Finding Neverland' Album

February 27, 2015 08:48:37 GMT

A number of musicians are joining forces for a compilation album to accompany the upcoming Broadway musical "Finding Neverland". Republic Record has announced that the set called "Finding Neverland (Songs From the Musical)" is set for release on April 21.
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Taylor Swift, Rita Ora, Charli XCX Dazzle at BRIT Awards 2015

February 26, 2015 01:45:47 GMT

Music beauties flocked The O2 Arena in London, England on Wednesday, February 25 to attend the 2015 BRIT Awards. Among those who shone on the red carpet were , and .
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Oscars 2015: Tim McGraw and Rita Ora Perform Best Original Song-Nominated Tracks

February 23, 2015 04:06:55 GMT

was among those who took the stage during the 87th annual Academy Awards on Sunday night, February 22. The country star paid musical tribute to by performing "I'm Not Gonna Miss You" from the legendary singer's documentary "".
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Jennifer Hudson and Rita Ora Set to Guest Star on 'Empire'

February 04, 2015 07:27:28 GMT

and are coming to "". The two music stars are tapped as guest stars on the new hit drama series. Their roles have not been revealed yet, but E! News reports that the two will appear before the first season ends.
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Charli XCX and Rita Ora Go Wild in 'Doing It' Music Video

January 21, 2015 04:00:28 GMT

After being previewed in some photos, the official music video for 's collaboration with "Doing It" is finally out for fans' viewing pleasure. Debuted on Tuesday, January 20, the clip opens with the British duo robbing a store and then driving their bright pink truck through the desert as they're chased by cops.
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Charli XCX Teams Up With Rita Ora for New Version of 'Doing It'

January 09, 2015 01:48:14 GMT

Last year, and were both heavily linked to . The former joined the Australian raptress on "Fancy" that topped Billboard Hot 100 for multiple weeks while the latter appeared on "Black Widow" that peaked inside the top 10.
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Rita Ora Recreates Beyonce's '7/11' Music Video on a Yacht

January 06, 2015 02:52:19 GMT

is clearly a huge fan of the music video of ' "7/11". The British beauty recently recreated the dance-filled video during her holiday vacation in St. Barts and later shared her version via YouTube on Monday, January 5.
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Rita Ora Shares New Photo of Her 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Character

December 31, 2014 06:37:45 GMT

's character in "" apparently has got a makeover. The British singer took to Instagram on Monday, December 15 to share a new photo of her character. In the new black-and-white photo, Ora looks gorgeous with a longer bob hairdo. "I like this. I can't wait till next year! #2015 #bots!" she captioned the photo.
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Rita Ora Calls Herself Mrs. Claus in Sexy Christmas Photo

December 26, 2014 08:42:00 GMT

turned into sexy Mrs. Claus for Christmas. The British singer took to Instagram on December 24 to share a sexy photo of her stripping down to her black bra and what appears to be a pair of white pants. Wearing a Santa hat and making seductive stare, Ora captioned the hot picture, "Mrs Claus.....!!!"
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Rita Ora Debuts New Song 'Grateful' From 'Beyond the Lights' Soundtrack

October 23, 2014 06:37:31 GMT

returned on Wednesday, October 22 with a new song titled "Grateful". The empowering mid-tempo ballad was written by Diane Warren and was recorded by the British beauty for the upcoming romantic drama "".
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Rita Ora Splits Her Tight Pants

September 06, 2014 06:27:15 GMT

suffered a wardrobe malfunction during the launch of her Rita Ora for Adidas Originals Collection. The British singer accidentally showed off her thong when her pants split as she bent down. She donned a printed skintight jumpsuit with bustier top complete with track jacket for the event.
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Kim Kardashian, Cara Delevingne and Rita Ora Stun at 2014 GQ Men of the Year Awards

September 03, 2014 07:39:55 GMT

, and were among celebrities who showed off their fabulous figures at the red carpet of 2014 GQ Men of the Year Awards in London on Tuesday night, September 2. Kim, who was accompanied by husband , took home Woman of the Year Award at the ceremony.
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Iggy Azalea and Rita Ora Give Sexy Performance of 'Black Widow' at Made in America Fest

September 01, 2014 08:45:36 GMT

was among the headliners of Made in America festival that came to Los Angeles for the first time this year. Gracing the stage at Grand Park on Saturday, August 30, the raptress treated the crowd to the live renditions of her tracks including "Work", "Pu$$y" and of course "Fancy".
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Iggy Azalea Turned Down Kiss From Rita Ora at MTV VMAs 2014

August 26, 2014 13:58:02 GMT

and rocked the crowd with their sexy performance at the MTV Video Music Awards over the weekend, but it could have been steamier. The Aussie rapper rejected the British singer's proposal to recreate and 's infamous kiss on stage.
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Calvin Harris Has 'a Damn Good Reason' to Block Rita Ora's TCA Performance

August 14, 2014 08:02:38 GMT

was originally scheduled to perform her single "I Will Never Let You Down" at the 2014 Teen Choice Awards but she decided to cancel it. In a new interview on "On Air With ", the British beauty said her ex-boyfriend didn't let her sing the track which he helped produce.
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Iggy Azalea Releases 'Kill Bill'-Inspired 'Black Widow' Music Video Ft. Rita Ora

August 14, 2014 04:33:57 GMT

reunites with for the music video of their collaboration, "Black Widow". After recreating the iconic "Clueless" for -assisted "Fancy", the Australian raptress draws inspiration from 's 2003 film "" for the new cinematic visuals she released on Wednesday, August 13.
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Rita Ora Blames Ex Calvin Harris for Her Canceled Performance at Teen Choice Awards

August 12, 2014 22:24:47 GMT

opened up about why she couldn't perform at Teen Choice Awards over the weekend. In an interview with for his radio show, the singer said , whom she split from this June, nixed her scheduled performance.
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Rita Ora Goes Public With Her Relationship With Richard Hilfiger

July 07, 2014 09:22:08 GMT

went public for the first time with her relationship with Richard "Ricky" Hilfiger, a rapper and the son of famous designer Tommy Hilfiger, on July 5. The pair were spotted holding hands after their date at Nobu restaurant in London.
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Video: Iggy Azalea Brings Out Rita Ora for 'Black Widow' at Wireless

July 07, 2014 06:12:50 GMT

invited a special guest when she took the stage at U.K.'s Wireless Festival. During her set at London's Finsbury Park, the Australian rapper was joined onstage by for the first live performance of their collaboration, "Black Widow".
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Rita Ora 'Shocked' After Calvin Harris Dumped Her on Twitter

June 12, 2014 04:40:06 GMT

Fans were not the only ones surprised when recently announced on Twitter that he'd officially split from . The statement reportedly also came as a big surprise for the British beauty as she wasn't aware of the break-up.
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Calvin Harris Confirms He and Rita Ora Split 'Some Time Ago'

June 07, 2014 02:56:16 GMT

has confirmed that he and girlfriend decided to called it quits. Following speculations about their relationship, the DJ took to Twitter on Friday, June 6 to address the issue. He wrote, "To address speculation - myself and Rita ended our relationship some time ago. She is a beautiful, talented woman & I wish her all the best."
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Iggy Azalea Partners With Rita Ora for 'Black Widow'

April 18, 2014 08:07:01 GMT

Just a few days before 's "" officially arrives, a track off the album hit the web on Thursday, April 17. The song titled "Black Widow" is the Australian rapper's collaboration with British beauty .
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Rita Ora Premieres 'I Will Never Let You Down' Video

April 01, 2014 06:01:39 GMT

Just a few hours after dropping "I Will Never Let You Down", debuts the new single's accompanying music video. The clip, which was previously teased with some previews, was directed by Francesco Carrozzini.
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Rita Ora Previews 'I Will Never Let You Down' Music Video

March 29, 2014 05:59:19 GMT

has teased the upcoming music video for "I Will Never Let You Down" with a short preview. Arriving via Vevo on Friday, March 28, the 14-second clip opens with the British singer revealing that the full visuals will be released on Monday, March 31.
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Rita Ora Shares 'I Will Never Let You Down' Video Sneak Peek

March 15, 2014 03:24:54 GMT

is readying the music video for "I Will Never Let You Down", a new single which will be featured in her upcoming sophomore album. On Friday, March 14, the British singer gave fans a look at her upcoming project by sharing a sneak-peek clip.
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