Ariana Grande (born June 26, 1993) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She began her career in the Broadway musical 13, before landing the role of Cat Valentine on the Nickelodeon television series Victorious in 2009. After the show ended, Grande rose to prominence as a teen idol on her own spinoff, Sam & Cat, which ended in 2014. Her debut studio album, Yours Truly (2013), debuted at number one on the U.S. Billboard 200. Grande’s second studio album, My Everything (2014), also reached number one in the United States, and contained the hit singles “Problem” and “Break Free”.