• Biography

Lizzo is known as an American singer, rapper and songwriter. She is most famous for her fashion choices and elaborate concert performances.

Background and Age

Melissa Viviane Jefferson was born on April 27, 1988 in Detroit, MI. Lizzo lived in Detroit until she was nine years old, when she and her family moved to Houston. While growing up, she tuned in to gospel music at home, took instrument exercises, and played in her school's marching band. She started rapping when she was 14, shaping the gathering Cornrow Clique with her school companions. At the point when high school was finished, she studied orchestra performance at the University of Houston, yet the loss of her father when she was 20 crushed her.


Lizzo has not revealed any information about her private and personal relationships.

Career and Net Worth

Searching for a new beginning, Lizzo moved to Minneapolis in 2011 and before long turned into a part of the city's flourishing music scene. She performed with different groups including Lizzo and the Larva Ink and the Chalice, whose presentation album collection, We Are the Chalice, appeared in 2012. During this time, she additionally worked alone and also teamed up with Gayngs' Ryan Olson and Doomtree's Lazerbeak on her September 2013 debut presentation album collection, Lizzobangers. The collection's dirty sound earned Lizzo neighborhood and national recognition, and she toured the U.S. and the U.K. with Har Mar Superstar after its release. As time went on, her style turned out to be all the more wide-extending and melodic.

The following year, Lizzo worked with Prince on his album collection Plectrumelectrum and showed up on tracks by Clean Bandit. To make her subsequent collection, Lizzo recorded at the studio of Bon Iver's Justin Vernon, working with Lazerbeak and other producers Sam Spiegel and Stefon "Bionik" Taylor. The outcomes were December 2015's Big Grrrl Small World, a progressively varied arrangement of tunes that acquired from great and contemporary hip-hop and R&B. The collection's across the board acclaim prompted a deal with Atlantic Records and an opening spot for Sleater-Kinney on their tour.

She reached her career achievement with the album collection, 2019's Cuz I Love You. Consolidating her underlying foundations in Houston rap, gospel, and soul as unquestionably as she tends to issues of race, sexuality, and body pride, singer/rapper Lizzo's music swarms with amusingness and appeal.

In November 2019, at the 2019 American Music Awards, Lizzo was nominated for the New Artist of The Year Award but lost to Billie Eilish.

Date modified: Jun 22, 2020
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