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pramesh Published On Fri Jul 10 2020   Modified On Sat Aug 08 2020
Lizzo

Facts of Lizzo

Full Name Melissa Viviane Jefferson
First Name Melissa
Middle NameViviane
Last NameJefferson
Birth Name Melissa Viviane Jefferson
Other NameLizzo
Professionrapper, singer, and composer
NationalityAmerican
Birth CityMichigan
Birth CountryUnited States
Mother NameShari Johnson-Jefferson
Gender IdentityFemale
HoroscopeTaurus
Marital StatusSingle
SibilingsTwo
Filmographyapperance in 2 films and over 20 television shows
EducationCollege Dropout
Height175 cm
Weight140 kg
Networth$10 M
Facebook Profile
Twitter Profile
Insta Profile
Date of BirthApril 27,1988
Age32 years

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    What is Lizzo marital status ?Single
    What is the height of Lizzo?175 cm
    What is the weight of Lizzo?140 kg

    Who is Lizzo?

    Melissa Viviane Jefferson, popularly known as Lizzo, is an American rapper, singer, composer, and social media star best recognized as the founder of several hip hop groups, such as The Chalice, and GRRRL PRTY.

    Why is Lizzo famous?

    Lizzo has been a promising singer since her first appearance in 2010. The chubby-flabby singer is a role model and an inspiration to many. She is listed among one of the best singers in America after she received an enormous mainstream success for her 2019 album, 'Cuz I Love You', which reached the top five in US Billboard 200.

    Lizzo in Glamour magazine's front page
    Source: Instagram

    Now Lizzo is also huge on every social media and has over 9.1m followers on Instagram, over 1.6m followers on Twitter, and over 477k followers on her official Facebook Page.

    Lizzo's Bio, Early life and career

    Lizzo was born on 27 April 1988, in Detroit, Michigan, and grew up in Texas before moving to Minnesota. Her mother is Shari Johnson-Jefferson, but her father's name is yet to be revealed. Likewise, she has two siblings, an elder sister Vanessa and also has a younger sibling whose information isn't out, however.

    Moreover, many facts relating to her education is also not revealed yet, though it is known she dropped out of her college after her father's tragic death. 

    Lizzo in an award ceremony
    Source: Instagram

    She had started singing and rapping since she was 14 while living in Houston. Then, she, alongside her friends, made a rap group Cornrow Clique. Lizzo, alongside her rap group, performed at many local events, and her group was pretty famous in her hometown.

    After moving to Minneapolis, she again got linked-up with many other hip-hop groups and performed locally there as well. Still, her alliance with an all-female rap/R&B group 'The Chalice,' drove her towards the mainstream musical success. 

    In 2012, the group released their first and independently released album, 'We Are the Chalice,' in the lack of record label, which only heightened a local success and was presented and performed at local clubs and pubs.

    Despite this, Lizzo started getting attention for her voice quality and musician Ryan Olsen, and Lazerbeak liked her voice so much that he helped her record her first solo album, Lizzobangers, with a label 'Totally Gross National Product' in October 2013.

    The album featured 14 songs and was commercially successful. Many renowned publications like; 'The Guardian' and 'Drowned in Sound' give high ratings to her solo album.  

    The album's music videos were also hugely viewed and loved by people on YouTube as well. Lizzo visited many parts of the US for the promotion of her album, and she also did several live stage performances. 

    After her tour was a success and her debut studio album received positive responses, she began working for her sophomore album in 2013. 

    Then, she performed alongside music producer Lazerbeak to compose her album' Big Grrrl Small World.' This album also consisted of 12 tracks and was yet another major success in her career. Most of her songs were relating to her personal experience, which also included being a black and overweight woman, all of which positively impacted her listeners, which led her to climb the ladder of success.

    Lizzo also released her first major, EP, Coconut Oil, In 2016. By then, she was working under 'Atlantic Records,' one of America's most prominent and popular album releasing studio. Her EP received a mixed review and failed to match the achievements of her first two studio albums. 

    The magazine 'Rolling Stones' included her EP at the 14th spot on their 20 Best Pop Albums of 2016 list.

    Lizzo alongside popular singer, Harry Styles
    Source: Instagram

    Further, In April 2019, Lizzo issued her third album, Cuz I Love You, which was her first album released by a record level as huge as Atlantic Records. The album gained universal recognition and was a huge commercial success as well. It also climbed to the sixth spot on the 'Billboard 200' chart too. 

    She also made a headline and created a fair share of buzz for posing a bare body photograph for the Rolling Stone, which appeared on her Instagram on 22 January 2020. The post received over 847 thousand likes.

    Besides being a rapper, she also has featured on the 'Late Show with David Letterman' and 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'. In 2016, Lizzo also hosted ten episodes of the music TV program 'Wonderland.'

    The same year, in the animated movie 'Ugly Dolls', she voiced the character of Lydia.

    Added that, Lizzo is an eight times Grammy nominee with three grammy award wins for the best pop solo performance, best traditional RNB performance, and the best urban contemporary album for her 2020s super hit record 'For I Love You'.

    What is Lizzo's Net Worth?

    Currently, 32 years old singer-rapper Lizzo has an estimated net worth of around $10 million. She earned such massive wealth as a professional rapper, singer, composer.

    Lizzo in marie claire magazine's front page
    Source: Instagram

    So, here are some details relating to her net worth, take a look:

    Estimated Net Worth in 2020(Till May)+$10 million 
    Last Year's Net Worth (2019)$10 million
    Yearly Income($1-$2) million
    Source of Incomerapper, singer, composer(profession)

    Is Lizzo married or dating someone?

    We all love our cute Lizzo, but who is she in love with?
    The answer to this question can be a little complicated as Lizzo lives a very private life, hiding away from the media.

    In many of her interviews, she hasn't revealed openly about her dating life, though she's been asked about it, time and again. 

    However, she has indicated liking both men and women, giving her perspective of the different levels of relationship linkups.

    Lizzo in award ceremony
    Source: Instagram

    However, most of her songs are usually about love and feeling, which points out that she might have been in a relationship in the past.

    Lizzo in a beach
    Source: Instagram

    As of now, Lizzo is reportedly single, and her social media post also advocates that she isn't seeing anyone lately.

    Lizzo's Body Measurements

    Weight140 kg
    Height5 feet 9 inches
    Hair Black
    EyesBlack
    Body TypeRound

    Some FAQs related to Lizzo

    What nationality is Singer Lizzo?

    Lizzo's is a beautiful and hugely talented African American musician, singer, and rapper.

    Which is Lizzo's most popular album?

    As from 2019, Cuz I Love You, is Lizzo's most popular album.

    What is Lizzo's height?

    Lizzo is 5 feet 9 inches / 175 cm tall and weighs around 308.6 lbs / 140 kg.

    Why was Lizzo Kicked our of her Rental home?

    Lizzo, recently in an Instagram post, wrote:

    This is for the man that kicked me out of my 7-day rental 3 days early yesterday. This is for mocking the way that I dance and for using Instagram footage of me and my 6 black homegirls to say that we could ‘hurt him’ and threaten to call the police. I know you’re watching my page so I just want you to know you can’t stop this black girls’ shine. Thanks for kicking us out cus this house is better anyways. Xoxo

    The above statement tells us all that the Grammy Award-winning musician, who shared an IG video twerking on the poolside in a red bikini, had a direct message to share with the property owner who threatened to call the police on her and made fun of her dance.