Rita Ora

Pop Singer

Rita Ora was born in Pristina, SFR Yugoslavia (Today Kosovo) on November 26th, 1990 and is the Pop Singer. At the age of 33, Rita Ora biography, profession, age, height, weight, eye color, hair color, build, measurements, education, career, dating/affair, family, news updates, songs, movies, and networth are available.

Other Names / Nick Names
Rita Sahatçiu
Date of Birth
November 26, 1990
United Kingdom
Place of Birth
Pristina, SFR Yugoslavia (Today Kosovo)
33 years old
Zodiac Sign
$30 Million
Actor, Film Actor, Model, Singer, Songwriter
Social Media
Rita Ora Height, Weight, Eye Color and Hair Color

At 33 years old, Rita Ora has this physical status:

Hair Color
Dyed Blonde
Eye Color
Light Brown
34-25-35" or 86-63.5-89 cm
Rita Ora Religion, Education, and Hobbies
Not Available
St Cuthbert with St Matthias CE Primary School, Sylvia Young Theatre School, St Charles Catholic Sixth Form College
Rita Ora Spouse(s), Children, Affair, Parents, and Family
Not Available
Not Available
Dating / Affair
Jay-Z (2009), Bruno Mars (2009-2011), Cara Delevingne (2011), Robert Kardashian Jr. (2011-2012), Asap Rocky (2012), Jonah Hill (2012), Drake, Snoop Dogg (2013), Evan Ross (2013), Dave Gardner (2013), James Arthur (2013), Calvin Harris (2013-2014), Justin Bieber (2014), Ricky Hil (2014-2015), Chris Brown (2015), Wiz Khalifa (2015), Travis Barker (2015), Fai Khadra (2016), Lewis Hamilton (2016-2017), Andrew Watt (2016-2018, 2019), Tyrone Wood (2017), Brooklyn Beckham (2017), Conor McGregor (2017), Andrew Garfield (2018-2019), Joey Essex (2020), Taika Waititi (2021-Present)
Besnik Sahatçiu, Vera Sahatçiu
Elena (Older Sister), Don (Younger Brother)
Other Family
Besim Sahatçiu (Grandfather) (Film Director)
Rita Ora Career

Ora began performing at open mic sessions around London and, occasionally, in her father's pub. In 2008, she auditioned for Eurovision: Your Country Needs You on BBC One to be the British contestant for the Eurovision Song Contest 2009 and qualified, but later withdrew from the competition after a few episodes as she "did not feel ready" and thought "that challenge wasn't for her." Her manager, Sarah Stennett (who also worked with Ellie Goulding, Jessie J and Conor Maynard), later told HitQuarters that she reassured Ora that performing in Eurovision would hinder, rather than help her chances to make it as a solo artist.

Shortly after, Ora's management got in touch with the American label, Roc Nation, and told them about her. Ora signed a recording deal and a publishing deal with Roc Nation in December 2008, and was one of their first signees. She made a cameo appearance in Jay Z's video for "Young Forever" (2009). After being signed, Ora recorded an album and wanted to release it, but her label advised against it and she started to work on other material for her debut album.

Throughout 2011, Ora released covers and videos about working on her debut album on YouTube. The videos caught the attention of DJ Fresh, who at that time was looking for a female vocalist for his song, "Hot Right Now". Ora featured on the single that was released on 12 February 2012, debuting at number one on the UK Singles Chart. During February 2012, Ora was also the opening act at the UK concerts from Drake's Club Paradise Tour.

The first UK single from her debut album, "R.I.P." (featuring Tinie Tempah), was released on 6 May 2012. Produced by Chase & Status, the song debuted at the top of the UK Singles Chart, becoming her first solo UK number one. On 12 August, "How We Do (Party)" was released as a single, and it reached number one in the UK and Ireland. It was Ora's second UK number one as a solo artist, and third overall in 2012.

Whilst supporting Coldplay on their Mylo Xyloto Tour, she later announced that her debut album would be titled Ora. The album was released on 27 August 2012 in Europe and Oceania, and debuted at the top of the UK Albums Chart. Ora was nominated for Best New Artist, Push Artist and Best UK/Ireland Act at the 2012 MTV Europe Music Awards. In September 2012, it was announced that Ora would be the opening act on the UK concerts from Usher's Euphoria Tour set to start in January 2013. However, the tour was postponed due to Usher's "professional and personal commitments."

"Shine Ya Light", released on 4 November, became Ora's fourth consecutive UK top ten single in 2012, peaking at number ten. On 28 November 2012, Ora performed as a special guest at the concert held in Tirana, Albania for the 100th Anniversary of the Independence of Albania. In January 2013, Ora embarked on her first UK tour, Radioactive Tour, to support her debut album. She was nominated for three awards at the 2013 Brit Awards, including the Brit Award for British Breakthrough Act.

In January 2013, Ora revealed that her second album would be clearer and have more direction than the first one. On 26 February 2013, she revealed to Digital Spy that her second album shows a different angle to a "party girl." On 24 May 2013, Ora was the headline act on In New Music We Trust stage at BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend. On 28 June 2013, she performed on the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury.

In 2014, she had two top-five UK singles; the song "I Will Never Let You Down" which debuted at number one, and she featured on Iggy Azalea's "Black Widow" which peaked at number four in the UK, and the latter became Ora's first top ten song on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart, peaking at number three. On 14 December 2014, Ora performed at the 2014 telecast of Christmas in Washington, filmed at the National Building Museum. In February 2015, Ora featured on Charli XCX song, "Doing It", which debuted at number eight in the UK. On 22 February 2015, at the 87th Academy Awards, she performed the song "Grateful", which appears in the film Beyond the Lights.

In December 2015, Ora filed a lawsuit against Roc Nation, seeking release from the label and citing that the contract she signed in 2008 is "unenforceable", due to California's "seven-year rule." The complaint stated that she's "only been permitted to release one album despite creating multiple additional records for release" and that her relationship with Roc Nation is "irrevocably damaged." In January 2016, Roc Nation filed a counter-lawsuit against Ora for breaking her recording contract, in New York. They reached a settlement in May 2016.

In June 2016, it was reported that she signed a new record deal with Atlantic Records. On 3 September 2016, she performed in a concert at the Basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls, in Rome, at the vigil for Mother Teresa's canonisation, alongside other Albanian artists, accompanied by the Kosovo Philharmonic Orchestra.

On 26 May 2017, Ora released her first solo single in almost two years, titled "Your Song", which peaked at number seven in the UK. The song served as the lead single from Ora's second studio album, after previous attempts at her second record were lost in her lawsuit against her former label, Roc Nation. The second single, "Anywhere", became her eleventh top ten song in the UK, peaking at number two. In January 2018, Ora released the song "For You" (with Liam Payne), from the soundtrack of the film Fifty Shades Freed.

On 18 September 2018, Ora revealed the title of her second studio album, Phoenix, and its release date, 23 November. On 21 September, she released the album's fourth single, "Let You Love Me". The song reached number four in the UK, marking Ora's 13th top-ten song, thus breaking a 30-year-old record for most top ten songs by a British female solo artist (previously jointly held by Shirley Bassey and Petula Clark). On 29 October, she announced tour dates for the album in Europe, Asia and Oceania from 1 March until 29 May 2019.

In April 2019, Ora released the song "Carry On" with Norwegian producer Kygo, as a standalone single for Pokémon: Detective Pikachu, a film in which she also briefly appears. On 31 May, she released the song "Ritual", with Tiësto and Jonas Blue.

In September 2019, Ora confirmed to Marie Claire that she had begun working on her third studio album. She provided further details regarding her upcoming third studio album with NME, stating that "people have been coming to studio sessions from all over the world. I've been working on this now for the past two years, on and off. I have plans for this third album to be something I've never done before." On 12 February 2021, Ora released the EP Bang, with Kazakh producer Imanbek.

In February 2022, Ora announced that she signed a record deal with BMG.


Australia is condemned as a 'police state' after Americans notice unusual detail at Taylor Swift's sold-out concert in Sydney

www.dailymail.co.uk, February 25, 2024
Australia has been condemned as a 'police state' and an 'Orwellian dystopia' after fans noticed something very unfamiliar at Taylor Swift's Sydney concert on Sunday night. In posts shared to X, Swifties, most of them from the United States, found the detail particularly alarming - even though it's something most Australians are used to by now.

Australia's political elites join the uber-wealthy to watch Katy Perry perform at VIP party hosted by billionaire businessman at his $100million estate

www.dailymail.co.uk, February 25, 2024
After being seen at Taylor Swift 's Sydney show on Friday night in the company of her friend Rita Ora, Katy Perry played a private concert for Australia's political elites, including Anthony Albanese, on Saturday in Melbourne. Two of the 220 guests are pictured arriving left and right, while protestors are pictured inset.

Celebrities flock to see Taylor Swift in Sydney: Katy Perry, Rita Ora and Kate Ritchie lead the A-listers attending pop star's Eras Tour at Accor Stadium

www.dailymail.co.uk, February 25, 2024
Katy Perry, Rita Ora and Kate Ritchie are just a few of the A-List stars who have attended Taylor Swift's sold out Eras Tour shows in Sydney. Swift, 34, has performed the first two of her four shows at Accor Stadium this weekend and many celebrities have taken to social media to reveal they were in the audience. Katy Perry, 39, shared a selfie with Taylor to her Instagram, capturing the pair posing for a selfie shortly before Swift took to the stage.

Rita Ora Debuts Emerald Wedding Ring For 1st Time After Secretly Marrying Taika Waititi!LOOK!

perezhilton.com, February 2, 2023
Rita Ora is FINALLY showing off her wedding ring! As they start to settle into married life, all has been relatively quiet on the Rita/Taika Waititi front since tying the knot in August 2022. However, the You Only Love Me singer is finally ready to share a gem with us… Literally! The 32-year-old couldn't contain herself after being congratulated on her new milestone on Wednesday when appearing on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. She hilariously gushed:

Rita Ora Explains What Happened That Night With Tessa Thompson & Husband Taika Waititi!

perezhilton.com, January 23, 2023
Taika Waititi may have shrugged at the throne debate, but a year and a half later, his wife has a much more receptive denial. Rita Ora finally speaks out about those sexy PDA photographs of her, Taika, and Tessa Thompson from May 2021 in the current issue of GQ Hype. If you missed it somehow, Taika and Tessa were filming Thor: Love And Thunder in Australia when they had a night off and decided to spend it at the director's house with his then-girlfriend. They were up early in the morning, getting up close and personal, and posting a threeway kiss at one point. The entire internet has been riled up by the whole thing. (And reportedly made Marvel execs nervous!)

Taika Waititi & Rita Ora Have Officially Tied The Knot!

perezhilton.com, August 9, 2022

The wedding bells have gone off!

Thor: Love and Thunder director Taika Waititi and the Let Me Love You singer Rita Ora got hitched recently following their June engagement! On the details of their secret London ceremony, a source explained to The Sun:

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