Elizabeth Woolridge Grant
Lizzy, Lana Rey Del Mar, Lizzy Grant, May Jailer, Sparkle Jump Rope Queen
New York City, New York, USA
Del Rey had studied in Connecticut in Kent School, which is a boarding school for three years. Later, she attended Fordham University in Bronx to study philosophy related subject known as metaphysics.
Singer, songwriter, model
- Father – Rob Grant (Grey Group copywriter turned entrepreneur)
- Mother – Pat Grant (Former Grey account executive)
- Siblings – Charlie Grant (Younger Brother), Caroline “Chuck” Grant (Younger Sister) (Lana Del Rey’s photographer)
- Others – Madeleine (Grandmother)
As a model, she was signed to these modeling agencies –
- Next Model Management – London
- Next Model Management – Paris
- Next Model Management – New York
- Next Model Management – Los Angeles
Hip hop, alternative rock, Baroque pop, dream pop, indie pop, rock, trip hop
Vocals, guitar, keyboards
5 Points, Stranger, Polydor, Interscope Records
5 ft 6½ in or 169 cm
61 kg or 134.5 pounds
Lana Del Rey dated –
- Barrie James (2011-2014) – The Kassidy singer, Barrie James dated the US pop beauty Lana Del Rey ON and OFF for three years. They started dating in 2011 but broke off after dating for couple of months in 2011. They later reconciled in 2013. The duo finally separated in 2014.
- Justin Murdock (2011-2012) – When Lana split from rocker Barrie, she dated socialite Justin Murdock from 2011 to 2012. He is 14 years her senior.
- Marilyn Manson (2012) – RUMOR
- Shannon Leto (2012) – In 2012, Lana had fling with 16 years senior drummer Shannon Leto.
- Axl Rose (2012) – RUMOR
- Mark Mahoney (2014) – RUMOR
- James Franco (2014) – RUMOR
- Francesco Carrozzini (2014-Present) – Since June 2014, Lana Del Rey is RUMORed to be dating Italian photographer, Francesco Carrozzini.
Race / Ethnicity
Lana is of Scottish descent with Lanarkshire roots.
She has naturally “blonde” hair. But, she likes to dye them to darker shades.
- Contralto singing voice
- Beauty queen hair style
Varies from very low to very high notes within one song
- Beauty mark on her right cheek.
34-26-34 in or 86-66-87 cm
6 (US) or 36 (EU)
She is speculated to wear shoe of size 8 (US).
She has advertised for H&M, Mulberry, Jaguar (spokesperson) and others.
Best Known For
Her debut single Video Games in June 2011 and also “Born to Die” single.
Lana released her debut album Lana Del Ray A.K.A. Lizzy Grant on January 4, 2010 under 5 Points Records. It was only available in the form of digital download. It did not chart at any of the major music charts in any of the countries.
She has not appeared in any of the movies.
First TV Show
In 2010, she wrote as well as performed in the TV series 90210 in just 1 episode titled “I See London, I See France…”.
Her workout routine and diet plan is not known.
Lana Del Rey Favorite Things
- Artists – Bob Dylan, Frank Sinatra, Jeff Buckley and Leonard Cohen
- Song – Summertime (By Janis Joplin), Time of the Season (By The Zombies), Hotel California (By The Eagles)
- Movies – The Godfather, The Godfather Part II, American Beauty
Source – Wikipedia
Lana Del Rey Facts
- She signed her first recording contract in 2007 (when she was 22) with 5 Points Records.
- Lana started writing songs at the age of 18.
- As a teenager, she had suffered from alcohol dependence. As a result, she was sent to a boarding school, Kent School.
- Lana aka Lizzy is an avid fan of English Premier League team Liverpool and Scottish Premier League side Celtic.
- She describes herself as a writer first and a singer second.
- Her stage name “Lana Del Rey” comes from American actress Lana Turner and a car Ford Del Rey. The name was thought by her managers.
- She credits many singers and performers as her music influences like Antony and the Johnsons, Britney Spears, Eminem, Elvis Presley, Kurt Cobain, and Thomas Newman.
- She has a tattoo on her left hand as “M”.
- Visit her official website @ lanadelrey.com.