Ariana Grande-Butera, known professionally as Ariana Grande, is an American singer and actress. Grande's music is generally pop and R&B, and has elements of funk, dance and hip hop. Her name 'Ariana' was inspired by Princess Oriana from the 1988 animated movie, Felix the Cat. Her fan army are called "Arianators." Grande possesses a four piano octave and a semitone soprano vocal range, and the whistle register.