Amethyst Amelia Kelly, commonly known by her stage name Iggy Azalea, is an Australian rapper, songwriter, and model. With 2 music video Pu$$y and Two Times, she was the first international and female rapper to make XXL's annual Top 10 Freshman list and later appeared at the 2012 BET Hip Hop Awards Rap Cypher. Most recently, she won a 2014 American Music Award for Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist.
Iggy Azalea was born in Sydney to a difficult family. Her father, Brendan Kelly, is a painter and comic artist while her mother, Tanya, is a house cleaner. To pursue the desire to move to American, she dropped out of high school and moved alone to Miami to be closer to the hip-hop scene, working illegally before getting a five-year O visa.
In late 2011, Iggy Azalea began dating American rapper ASAP Rocky. In July 2012, they stated to be no longer related. In March 2015, she got engaged to basketball player Nick Young.