Ariana Grande, born June 26, 1993, is an American singer and actress, and one of the biggest pop artists in the word.
Grande began her career in the Broadway musical 13, before landing her breakout role of Cat Valentine on the Nickelodeon television series Victorious in 2009. The show ended after four seasons, and Grande starred on the spinoff, Sam & Cat, which ended in 2014. She has also appeared in other theater, television and film roles, and has lent her voice to animated television and films.
Grande’s awards include three American Music Awards, the Music Business Association’s Breakthrough Artist of the Year, an MTV Video Music Award, three MTV Europe Music Awards and four Grammy Award nominations.
In 2016, Grande released her third studio album, Dangerous Woman, as well as several songs from the album. The title track debuted at No. 10 on the Billboard Hot 100, making Grande the first person in the history of that chart to have the lead single from each of her first three albums debut in the top 10. The album debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard 200. So far, all three of her albums have been certified platinum or better by the RIAA.
Also in 2016, Time named Grande one of the 100 most influential people in the world on the annual Time 100 list, which makes sense, considering Grande is the second most followed person on Instagram, with
As of January 2017, Grande’s music videos had been viewed a total of more than 7 billion times online.
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