Born Madison Nicole Ziegler, on 30th September 2002, Maddie Ziegler is an American actress, rapper and singer best known for her appearances in Dance Moms, a renowned Lifetime reality show. From the year 2014 to the year 2017, Maddie Ziegler managed to gain a wider audience by appearing on a number of music videos including Sia’s best selling music videos Elastic Hearts and Chandeliers.
Maddie Ziegler was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to one Kurt Ziegler and Melissa Ziegler, owners of a leading mortgage company. Maddie Ziegler is of German, Italian and Polish ascent. At the age of two, Maddie Ziegler began to undertake dance lessons due to her love for music. When she turned four years old she joined the world famous, Abby Dance group. With the dance group, Maddie Ziegler got to train in ballet, lyrical, aerial, ballet and jazz dance routines. In the year 2011, Ziegler's parents got divorced.
While working alongside the Abby Dance Group, Maddie Ziegler won various regional, state and national competition awards. Maddie Ziegler has also appeared on music videos from numerous artists including Sia, Alexx Calise and Todrick Hall.