Rita Ora has been building up a career on a consistent basis since her debut, read to find out what her net worth is.
Rita Ora has certainly made a name for herself as a singer, as well as a model and even an actor. Ever since her debut in 2012, she has explored various mediums and continues to expand the scope of her career.
Recently, the artist signed a record deal with BMG Rights Management, which opens up a lot of professional avenues for her to explore. That being said, what do we know about the singer, what is she doing right now, and what is her net worth?
A humble beginning
Rita Sahatçiu Ora was born in Pristina, Kosovo, on November 26, 1990. Her family was forced to leave the country due to the persecution of Albanians, and they moved to London in 1991. Ora grew up in Notting Hill, West London, and attended Sylvia Young Theatre School.
Her venture into music came through open-mic sessions throughout London in 2008, and she performed at her father's pub as well. She qualified for Eurovision: Your Country Needs You on BBC as well, but shortly withdrew because she felt that she wasn't ready to take up that challenge.
In 2008, Following the efforts of her manager, she was signed to the label Roc Nation which was founded by American rapper Jay-Z. Ora managed to make a cameo appearance in Jay-Z's music video for Young Forever in 2009.
It wasn't until 2012 when she finally managed to catch a break through the cover videos that she was putting up on YouTube, which caught the attention of the English musician, DJ Fresh. She went on to be featured on his song Hot Right Now, which ended up becoming number one on the UK Singles Chart.
Following that up, she released her first single titled R.I.P. the same year which also earned the top spot on the UK Singles Chart. After that, How We Do (Party) was released and made the same achievement. With over three top singles in a year, Ora's career was kickstarted in 2012 and the rest is history.
She released her debut album in 2012, titled Ora. The same year, she was nominated as the Best New Artist at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2012. After that, she released another album titled Phoenix, and is currently working on her third full-length album.
Her entry into acting happened before her music career was kickstarted. At the age of 13, she made an appearance on the ITV drama series The Brief. Her breakout role was through the film adaptation of the best-selling novel series Fifty Shades of Grey, and she maintained her role throughout the movie's two sequels.
Currently, the artist is set to play a role in the Disney+ prequel series to the movie Beauty and The Beast which was released in 2017.
What is Ora's net worth?
According to The Daily Mail, the 31-year-old singer recently purchased a six-bedroom mansion worth £7.5 million. The Victorian-era property which was built in 1877 features lavish furnishing, and it was once owned by the illustrator Arthur Rackham, who is one of Ora's favorite artists.
With a track record in the music industry as well as the film industry, it is no surprise that Ora has built up a solid base of wealth. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Her net worth is estimated to be over £27 million. The singer recently tied the knot with the actor and director, Taika Waititi.