Iggy Azalea performs on the NBC Today Show at Rockefeller Center in New York City on August 8, 2014. Iggy Azalea is an Australian recording artist and model from Australia. She left for the United States at the age of 16 to pursue a career in hip hop music. UPI/John Angelillo
Singer Nicki Minaj performs onstage during the 14th annual BET Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles on June 29, 2014. The award show spotlights the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Bill and its impact on America. UPI/Jim Ruymen
Sara Bareilles takes photos with fans when she performs on the NBC Today Show at Rockefeller Center in New York City on June 6, 2014. Bareilles has sold over one million records and over four million singles in the United States alone and has been nominated for a Grammy Award five times. UPI/John Angelillo
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