Born in New York City, Del Rey returned to it in 2005 to begin her music career. Lana Del Rey hot pictures RELATED: The next year she provided her talents to big screen features. Her third album Ultraviolence 2014was also released to critical success. Angelic: The star clasps her hands together as if she is in a prayer during the video The multi-platinum selling singer is launching a short film called Tropico which features her songs Body Electric and Gods and Monsters. She is an American singer, songwriter, and record producer.