Rita Ora Biography


Rita Ora

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Birth Name: Rita Ora
Date of birth:
Birth Country: Kosovo
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Birth Sign: scorpio
Age:   26 Years
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Urban Music Awards winner, Rita Ora is a famous singer from Britain. She is popular in the world from her own debut album, Ora. Several of the singles of that album entered in the UK Singles Chart at no 1. She is also an actress. Born as Rita Sahatçiu Ora in Pristina, Kosovo, Yugoslavia to Vera Sahatçiu (née Bajraktari) and Besnik Sahatçiu, Rita was raised in upper middle class family. She is British as well as Kosovar and is of Albanian descent.

From May 2013, Rita began her love affairs with Calvin Harris. Calvin Harris is the famous singer, DJ and record producer. They dated each other for about a year and they broke up in June 2014.

In July 2014, she was seen with rapper Richard Hilfiger. They had a one year relationship and they broke up in July 2015. At the end of 2014, she also expressed her desire to get married with and be his loving spouse but it didn't happen at the end.

Keen on singing since her early days, Rita is the graduate of Sylvia Young Theatre School. As her father is the owner of the pub in London, she got chance to express her skills by singing in that pub. In 2007, she was also seen in the music track, Awkward. She was also one of the contestants of the Eurovision: Your Country Needs You but was soon eliminated from that. Her first single, R.I.P was released on 6th of May 2012 followed by her debut album, Ora on 27th of August 2012. She is also an actress and her debut acting role came when she was just thirteen years old. As a singer and actress, her salary is high and her net worth is rumored to be around $2 million.

 

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Born in Pristina, Kosovo

1990 26th of November

Born as Rita Sahatçiu Ora in Pristina, Kosovo, Yugoslavia to Vera Sahatçiu (née Bajraktari) and Besnik Sahatçiu, Rita was raised in upper middle class family. She is British as well as Kosovar and is of Albanian descent.

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Moved to London

1991

Rita Oran was born in Pristina, Kosovo, Yugoslavia, however; at the age of one she was taken to London by her parents as condition in Pristina, Kosovo became worse due to political reasons. In London, she was enrolled at St Cuthbert. 

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Began her acting career

2004

Rita Ora, who is the present time exceptional singer from London, began her career as an actress and that was from the television series, The Brief in 2004. The same year, she was also seen playing her role in the movie, Spivs. 

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Early days of her singing career

2007

Keen on singing since her early days, Rita is the graduate of Sylvia Young Theatre School. As her father is the owner of the pub in London, she got chance to express her skills by singing in that pub. In 2007, she was also seen in the music track, Awkward.

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Her first album

2012 27th of August

After she made her appearance in several music videos, she desired to release her own album. Her first single, R.I.P was released on 6th of May 2012 followed by her debut album, Ora on 27th of August 2012.

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Won MOBO Awards

2012

Music of Black Origin, MOBO award is mainly awarded in the United Kingdom to the one who is of black ethnicity or who sang the song from black culture. In 2012, she got her nomination in this award from four different categories and she was honored once for Best Newcomer. 

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Won Urban Music Awards

2012

Her popularity, name and fame all was raised after her release her debut album in 2012. With the release of her debut album, she got her first nomination in Urban Music Awards and that was from nine different categories. She won this award for Artist of the Year. 

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Began dating Calvin Harris

2013 of May

With the start of 2013, she was seen with Calvin Harris having romantic relationship with him.  Calvin Harris is one of the famous DJ from Scotland. He has also established himself as the singer, songwriter and record producer.

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Broke up with Calvin Harris

2014 of June

After having a year of love life with Calvin Harris, she desired to end her romantic relationship with him. News about their break up became public in June 2014. The reason behind their separation was not made public but was rumored to be extra affairs. 

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Began dating Richard Hilfiger

2014 of July

Within a month after she broke up with rapper and singer, Calvin Harris, she was seen with Richard Hilfiger.  Richard Hilfiger is also the famous American rapper and he is mainly known to be the son of fashion designer, Tommy Hilfiger. 

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Broke up with Richard Hilfiger

2015 of July

In July 2014, she was seen with rapper Richard Hilfiger.  At the end of 2014, she also expressed her desire to get married with and be his loving spouse but it didn't happen at the end. They had a one year relationship and they broke up in July 2015.

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Won Glamour Awards

2015

She received several prestigious music awards in 2015 and some of them were Glamour Awards, Bambi Awards and Silver Clef Awards. She has been honored with Glamour Awards for Best Female Artist. 

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