Lizzoistaking the world by storm
A woman with a lot to say.
I want people who are aware of my music right now to believe in change.
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Before there wasCuz I Love You...
Melissa Viviane Jefferson (born April 27, 1988), known professionally as Lizzo, is an American singer, rapper and songwriter. Born in Detroit, Michigan, she moved to Houston, Texas where she began performing, before moving again to Minneapolis, where she began her career as a recording artist. Before signing with Nice Life and Atlantic Records, Lizzo released two studio albums—Lizzobangers (2013), and Big Grrrl Small World (2015). In 2014, Time named her one of fourteen music artists to watch. Lizzo's first major-label EP, Coconut Oil, was released in 2016.In 2019, she attained mainstream success with the release of her third studio album,Cuz I Love You, which peaked inside the top five of theBillboard 200. The album spawned two singles: "Juice" and "Tempo". The deluxe version of the album included Lizzo's 2017 single "Truth Hurts", which became aviral sleeper hit, topping theBillboard Hot 100 two years after its initial release. Around this time, her 2016 single "Good as Hell" also climbed the charts, reaching the top ten of theUK Singles Chart and theBillboard Hot 100. Lizzo has been nominated forBest New Artist and received eight nominations at the62nd Annual Grammy Awards, includingAlbum of the Year for the deluxe version ofCuz I Love You andSong of the Year andRecord of the Year for "Truth Hurts".Aside from singing and rapping, Lizzo is also an actress; she served as a voice performer in the animated film UglyDolls (2019) and starred in the crime comedy-drama film Hustlers (2019).
Ver esta publicación en Instagram ARE.. YOU.. NOT.. ENTERTAINED?!? 🤩 thank you @time for naming me Entertainer of the Year. Photograph by Paola Kudacki for TIME Una publicación compartida de Lizzo (@lizzobeeating) el 11 Dic, 2019 a las 6:09 PST