Iggy Azalea

May
11
Ariana Grande and Iggy Azalea Perform ‘Problem’ at Wango Tango

Iggy Azalea and Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande brought her powerful pipes and some special guests to KIIS FM’s Wango Tango at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., on Saturday. Clad in her mod black-and-white attire, the pint-sized diva performed a 15-minute set of her biggest hits including “The Way” and “Right There” with Big Sean.

For the first time, Iggy Azalea joined her onstage to deliver their collaboration “Problem,” which debuted at No. 3 this week. The Aussie rapper also treated the packed arena to her own hit single “Fancy.”

Saturday’s star-studded lineup also included Kid Ink, B.o.B, Shakira, Maroon 5, and Ed Sheeran.

Watch Ariana’s soaring set below.

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May
8
First Look: Ariana Grande and Iggy Azalea Go Mod in ‘Problem’ Video

Iggy Azalea and Ariana Grande

After selling over 435,000 copies of her smash single, Ariana Grande is readying a video for “Problem” featuring Iggy Azalea. The monochromatic clip, directed by Young Astronaut, features the ladies in all their mod glory. Iggy rocks big blonde hair and Ariana rides a motorcycle in the first pics from the set, which they teased on Instagram.

The theme carries on from the lyric video, which debuted earlier this month.

“It was really cool,” Iggy told MTV. “It’s in the same theme. We are not going to be killing people in a lyric video and then do bubble gum or something in the video, it’s the same realm. It’s fairly evident that the theme is kind of mod and monochromatic. Mod girl would be the theme, I would say to the whole single film.”

Big Sean, who whispers on the horn-heavy record, is also expected to make a cameo.

“Problem,” which debuted at No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100, is the first single off Ariana’s sophomore album, due in August.

Get another look at the retro visuals below.

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May
8
New Music: Iggy Azalea – ‘Million Dollar Dream’

Million Dollar Arm

There’s no stopping Iggy Azalea. Hot on the heels of her two top 5 singles, the blonde bombshell links with Academy Award-winning composer A.R. Rahman (Slumdog Millionaire) and Indian singer Sukhwinder Singh for the Bhangra banger “Million Dollar Dream” off the soundtrack to Disney’s Million Dollar Arm, which hits theaters on May 16.

“It was fun to work with up and coming new talent like Iggy,” Rahman told Rolling Stone. “She added a lot of zing to the Indian punjabish track we did for the movie.”

Iggy previously traveled to Mumbai to shoot the Bollywood-themed video for “Bounce.”

Due May 13, the Million Dollar Arm soundtrack also features Wale on the A.R. Rahman-assisted “Keep the Hustle.”

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May
8
Iggy Azalea Gushes Over J.Lo Collaboration

Iggy Azalea and Jennifer Lopez

Iggy Azalea is quickly becoming the go-to girl for features. After linking with Ariana Grande on her single “Problem,” the Aussie rapper has collaborated with Jennifer Lopez.

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May
7
John Legend Earns First No. 1 on Hot 100, Ariana Grande Debuts at No. 3

John Legend

A decade after making his debut, John Legend has earned the first No. 1 hit of his career with “All of Me.”

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May
5
Iggy Azalea and Keyshia Cole Perform ‘I’m Coming Out’ in Brooklyn

Keyshia Cole and Iggy Azalea

Iggy Azalea checked into Brooklyn’s Music Hall of Williamsburg on Sunday night for the third installment in Steve Madden Music’s free concert series. In between stops on her “New Classic Tour,” the rap sensation performed her hits “Fancy” and “Work” off her debut The New Classic, which opened at No. 3 this week.

She was also joined by Steve Madden spokeswoman Keyshia Cole for the first performance of their Diana Ross cover “I’m Coming Out” off The Other Woman soundtrack.

“Big love for @keyshiacole too, you’re the sweetest!” tweeted Iggy. “Means a lot that you came out!”

Watch the ladies rock the stage at Hotel Iggy.

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May
1
Iggy Azalea Celebrates Album Success with T.I. and Nick Young

Nick Young, T.I., and Iggy Azalea

Fancy that. Iggy Azalea toasted the No. 3 debut of her album The New Classic with her team at a congratulatory dinner at Mastro’s Steakhouse in Beverly Hills on Wednesday night.

The blonde superstar, who scored the highest-charting rap album by a female since Nicki Minaj in 2012, was joined by her boyfriend, Lakers star Nick Young, and her mentor T.I. They feasted on seafood, bone-in filet, and New York strip.

Iggy was presented with a custom New Classic cake and flowers from T.I., who penned a congratulatory note. “To da 1st lady of da Hustle Gang (chief-ette) lol. Still #1 in our book. Fuck whoever ain’t likin it!!!” wrote the Hustle Gang chief.

A grateful Iggy thanked her fans for their support. “If you purchased my music or requested my song, you made this happen for me,” she said. “Thank you guys for giving me this gift. Truly humbled.”

Check out more from the celebratory evening below.

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