How was she inspired to have such dark outlook or concept on life and her music?
"Lana Del Rey" was born "Elizabeth Woolridge Grant" 1986 in Lake Placid, New York state. She was born into a wealthy family with the parents "Patricia Ann Hill" and "Robert England Grant Jr." she has two younger siblings a sister "Caroline" and a brother "Charlie Hill". As a teenager she got into various things like drugs and alcohol and spiraled into depression and anxiety. She eventually overcame that going to many rehab programs around her area.
What is the overall general topic that Lana Del Rey has or includes in her music?
After high school she was accepted into State University Of New York" but decided instead to spend the year with her aunt and uncle on in Long Island. During her time there her uncle taught her how to play the guitar. She would also go to open mic nights at restaurants and sing there. She had many stage names including "Sparkle Jump Rope Queen" and "Lizzy Grant". After that year she attended "Fordham University" and in her senior year in the music program she was signed to "5 Point Records" and moved out to New Jersey where she would make four unreleased albums including "No Kung Fu", "Lizzy Grant", "Sirens", and "Kill Kill".