Ariana Grande was born in Boca Raton on June 26, 1993. She started her career in 2005 with the Broadway musical 13, then rose to success with her role as Cat Valentine in the Nickelodeon sitcom Victorious (2010–2013) and the its spin-off Sam & Cat (2013–2014). In 2011 she signed her first recording contract with the Republic Records label, releasing in December of the same year the debut single Put Your Hearts Up, followed by the release of his debut album Yours Truly, released in 2013 and which reached topped the Billboard 200, while her lead single The Way reached the top 10 of the Billboard 100.
In 2014 she released her second studio album My Everything, distributed in ten million copies worldwide and supported by the singles Problem, Break Free, Bang Bang, One Last Time and Love Me Harder. It was followed by Dangerous Woman (2016), driven by the hits Into You, Side to Side and the single of the same name.
Subsequent albums both debuted at the top of the charts in several countries: the first, Sweetener (2018), won a Grammy Award for Best Vocal Pop Album, while the second, Thank U, Next (2019), sold 360,000 copies in the first week of availability.
The singer again reached the milestone with the singles Stuck with U with Justin Bieber, Rain on Me with Lady Gaga, the latter winner of the Grammy for best pop performance by a duo, and Positions in 2020, making her the artist with the most debuts number one on the Billboard charts. Also in 2020 she released the sixth studio album Positions, which also debuted at the top of the charts, and which, unlike its predecessors, is predominantly R & B.
In addition to two Grammy Awards, she has amassed a BRIT Award, two Billboard Music Awards, three American Music Awards, nine MTV Video Music Awards and 28 Guinness World Records. Time magazine named Ariana Grande one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2016 and 2019, while Billboard named her its Woman of the Year in 2018.
Ariana, after various relationships, including those with Graham Phillips, Big Sean, Mac Miller and Pete Davidson, in January 2020 she began a relationship with Dalton Gomez, with whom she married on May 15, 2021.