That’s one way to celebrate a birthday! Iggy Azalea showed off her incredible bikini body while lounging on a yacht to bring in her 26th birthday on June 7, 2016. «And I could use some sunglasses, it’s sunny as s—t,» she captioned the photo as she squinted in the shot.
Azalea’s debut studio album, The New Classic (2014), peaked among the top five of several charts worldwide and received generally mixed reviews. It topped the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums making Azalea the first non-American female rapper to reach the summit of the chart. The album was preceded by her debut single «Work», and generated the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart-topping single «Fancy», which made Azalea the fourth female rapper in the history of the chart to reach number one, claiming the longest-leading reign with seven consecutive weeks. Additionally, she was featured on Ariana Grande’s single «Problem», which peaked at number two while «Fancy» was number one; Azalea joined The Beatles as the only acts to rank at numbers one and two simultaneously with their first two Hot 100 entries. She also went on to achieve three top ten hits simultaneously on the Hot 100 with the aforementioned songs along with the fifth single from the album, «Black Widow», later that year. Azalea’s second studio album Digital Distortion is due in August 2016. Its lead single, «Team», was released on 18 March 2016.