Her name was inspired by Princess Oriana from Felix the Cat and the shortened name of an Italian Car manufacturer Ferrari.
She has an older half-brother, Frankie, who is a performer and producer.
Thank you for loving me endlessly whether my hair is red or brown, whether my skin is normal or covered in a terrible spray tan, whether I’m wearing a pink gown or pajamas, whether I’m starring in a Freaky Forever episode from 2009 filmed on my Mac Book in Boca or in a hit Nickelodeon TV show.
She gained popularity when she played the role of Cat Valentine on the Nickelodeon TV series, Victorious, and afterwards portrayed the same character on the spin-off, Sam & Cat.
She broke out musically in 2013 with her debut single, "The Way" from her No.
In December 2014, Grande re-released her debut Christmas EP, Christmas Kisses featuring the debut Christmas single "Santa Tell Me".
On February 25, 2015, Grande embarked on her first worldwide tour, The Honeymoon Tour, starting in North America. In May / June 2015, Grande released her debut remix album, The Remix featuring remixes of her singles of her first two albums.
In 2012, Grande sang a duet with MIKA on the single version of his track "Popular Song".
In the following month, it was also announced that the current season of Victorious (Season 3, which was split to the fourth season) would be the last. Boyz" (which was performed by Grande and Victoria Justice) and the music video was released October 18, 2012. It was announced during the network's presentation at the Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour on August 3, 2012 ,that Sam & Cat, which would pair Grande from Victorious and Jennette Mc Curdy from i Carly together in a traditional "buddy sitcom" setting, where they would reprise their roles as Cat Valentine and Sam Puckett.
On July 13, 2014, Nickelodeon announced that they were canceling Sam & Cat after 35 episodes due to a "multitude of issues." The series ended on July 17, 2014.
The planned final 5 episodes of the season were never produced.
1 debut album, Yours Truly in 2014, she achieved worldwide success with "Problem" which peaked at No.
2 on the Billboard Hot 100, and released her sophomore album, My Everything on August 25, 2014.
On September 12 2012, Ariana Covered The Hit Song Emotions By Mariah Carey, It was announced that the third soundtrack would be released on November 6, 2012 titled as Victorious 3.0. Grande tweeted stating that she wasn't hoping for Victorious to end and was looking forward to being on both shows.