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Once upon a time, Iggy Azalea was just Amethyst Kelly. 

Thanks to the wonders of the internet, the 24-year-old rapper’s yearbook photo from Year 7 in 2002 at Mullumbimby High School in South Wales has surfaced on Facebook.

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In the picture taken long before the “Work” rapper’s now appearance of super sleek hair and multi-colored body suits, the Aussie native sports a low ponytail pulled back with a red elastic headband and the school’s blue uniform polo shirt. 

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However, the best part of the class photo is Azalea’s relaxed demeanor. Foregoing the classic cheese grin, she gives the camera a halfway smirk, as if she already knew she was destined for a life of coolness.

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Her school photos were short lived; Azalea dropped out high school at 16 and moved to Miami to pursue a music career. She landed a recording contract with rapper T.I.’s Grand Hustle Records and has gone on to make nuclear hits like “Black Widow” with Rita Ora and her summer 2014 smash, “Fancy.”


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