The year 2014 has been an amazing year for music so far. The biggest winner so far? No one else but rap’s newly found goddess, Iggy Azalea! With a rocking body, a sick rapping flow and a beautiful face, she tore the door down through the industry and took it by storm. Who doesn’t know of the song “Fancy”? Everybody is rocking this jam on their radios and music players. Being pretty new to the scene, she currently holds the paramount of Billboard’s Hot 100, Pop’s biggest chart. Who’s at the second spot you ask? Ariana Grande’s hit song, “Problem” , and surprise, surprise! Iggy Azalea is a featured artist in that track. One thing is for sure, Iggy Azalea is breaking out this year and people love her.
Whilst being best known for her sick rapping skills and sexy body, Iggy is not a one dimensional individual. She too is a model as she was named “The New Face of Levi’s Jeans”. Tracing back her roots, she moved to America from Sydney, Australia to pursue her rapping career at age 16. She was first noticed by her controversial viral videos for her songs “Pu$$y” and “Two Times”. She then collaborated with rap big shot T.I to record and release her EP and Two mixtapes. These records even elevated her status in the rap game. She was also the first female, and non-american artist to be included in XXL magazine’s Top 10 Freshman Cover issue, which gives recognition rookies in the rap industry. Iggy Azalea is a legitimate rap artist, and she has the achievements to prove it to each and everyone.
Today, she continues to impress and make history as she is only the fourth female rapper to top the Billboard Charts. She also went side by side with The Beatles as the only artists to have hits simultaneously at the number one and number two spots also in the Billboard Charts.