Doja Cat (born October 21, 1995) is an American Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, and Record Producer from Malibu, California. She first rose to prominence after releasing her debut extended-play titled Purrr! on August 5, 2014.
The rapper whose real full birth name is Amalaratna Zandile Dlamini entered the music industry with her first song “So High” via SoundCloud in 2013. She soon signed her first record deal with RCA Records and released her debut EP.
Furthermore, Doja also signed to OG Maco’s label, OGG In mid-2015. The singer then started to collaborate with artists like Elliphant, Pregnant Boy, Hellboy, Skoolie Escobar, and frumhere.
On March 30, 2018, Cat’s first full-length debut studio album “Amala” came out. Some of her other popular works are Hot Pink, Rules, Juicy, Go to Town, Roll with Us, Bottom Bitch, Candy, Slow Jam, Vol. 3, etc.
Early Life, Parents & Siblings
Rapper Doja Cat celebrates her birthday on the 21st of October and was born to her parents in 1995 in Malibu, California, USA. Hence, her age is 24 years old, as of 2019. Amalaratna’s father “Dumisani Dlamini” is a South African actor, composer, and film producer.
He is best known for his appearance in the film Sarafina. The singers’ mother “Deborah Elizabeth Sawyer” is an artist and painter. Zandile has a brother (name not available). As of education, she studied at home through a special online course.
Doja even trained in playing piano and dancing as a child & teenager. In addition, she and her sibling used to rap and enjoy each others’ company in their childhood. It also inspired her to become a rapper.
|Real Full Birth Name||Amalaratna Zandile Dlamini.|
|Professional name||Doja Cat.|
|Profession||Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, and Record Producer.|
|Famous for||extended-play Purrr!|
|Age (As of 2019)||24 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||October 21, 1995.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Malibu, California, USA.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Libra.|
|Current Residence||Los Angeles, California, USA.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dojacat/
|Debut||Extended Play: Purrr! (August 5, 2014).
Studio Album: Amala (March 30, 2018).
Single: So High (2013).
|Various Works||1. Amala.
2. Hot Pink.
6. Go to Town.
7. So High.
8. Roll with Us.
9. Bottom Bitch.
10. Candy, etc.
11. Slow Jam, Vol. 3.
12. One More.
|Guest Appearance||1. Purple Light.
2. Lord Cooler.
3. Equally Lost.
4. 20 Below.
5. The Wave.
6. In My Feelings.
7. Waffle House.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 5".
Centimeters: 165 cm.
Meters: 1.65 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 57 Kg.
Pounds: 125 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||35-27-36.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||6.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Dumisani Dlamini.
Mother: Deborah Elizabeth Sawyer.
|Siblings||Brother: 1 bro.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Love Affair with her boyfriend.|
|School||Local High School.|
|Alma Mater.||Will update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Erykah Badu (American singer) and Pharrell (American rapper & singer).|
|Dream Holiday Destination||Greece.|
|Love to do||Travel, Surf, and Music.|
|Favorite Food||Pizza, Fries & Ice Cream.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$500K US dollars (As of 2019).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||--|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Doja Cat
- Her debut song “So High” also aired on the TV series Empire soundtrack. It featured in the third episode of the first season.
- During an interview, Cat told that she received her motivation from artists like Erykah Badu, PartyNextDoor, Pharrell, Jamiroquai, and Drake.
- In fact, the young artist also inspired by Hinduism, Indian culture, and Japanese culture.
- In September 2018, Amalaratna Zandile got involved in a controversy after her Twitter account history showed the usage of homophobic remarks.
- Later, Cat issued a series of apologies for her sarcastic words and also deleted her tweets.
- Some of her guest appearances are in Purple Light, Lord Cooler, Equally Lost, 20 Below, The Wave, In My Feelings, and Waffle House.
- She fond of surfing and even attended surf camps in the past.
- Figure Stats: Doja Cat’s height measured at 5 ft 5 in (165 cm tall).
- Dlamini maintains her weight which is around 125 lbs (57 kgs) by doing different forms of exercise and eating healthy food.
- In September 2019, she began a relationship with her boyfriend, Johnny Utah.