Lizzo is a renown award-winning American rapper, singer, and dancer, best known for her strong and encouraging lyrics for many situations. She started her music career in 2008, and she has formed many hip hop groups, including ‘The Chalice,’ ‘Grrl,’ ‘Party,’ and ‘The Lub.’ She has also released many singles like ‘Tempo,’ which she released with Missy Elliot.
Lizzo was born as Melissa Viviane Jefferson on the 27th of April, 1988, in Detroit, Michigan, United States of America.
Lizzo was born to Michael Jefferson [father] and Shari Johnson Jefferson [mother] in Michigan, United States of America. She was born and raised alongside her two siblings. Lizzo was raised in Texas but later moved to Minnesota, where she started her music career. When Lizzo was ten years old, her family relocated to Houston, Texas. However, she lost her father in the year 2010
Lizzo Height and Weight
Lizzo has a height of 5 feet and 10 inches and a body weight of 84 kg.
Lizzo has not shared information regarding her husband or partner. However, we are keeping tabs, and we shall update this section as soon as the information is out.
Details regarding Lizzo’s children are publicly unavailable. We are keeping tabs, and we shall update this information once it is out.
After her secondary education, Lizzo joined the University of Houston, where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in classical music, majoring in flute.
Lizzo discovered her music career at a tender age. When she was in the Southwest Alief part of Houston, Texas, she formed her first music group, ‘Cornrow,’ with friends at 14 years. On stage, she prformed with Indie groups such as the electro soul-pop duo, Lizzy & the Larva Ink.
She has founded many hip hop groups like ‘The Chalice’, ‘The Clerb’, ‘Ellypseas’, and ‘Grrl Prty’. Lizzo became famous after she released her third album, ‘Cuz I Love You’ which comprised of hit singles such as ‘Juice’ and ‘Truth Hurts.’
In the year 2011, she began performing on stage as part of the group. Therefore, she released her first album, ‘Lizzobangers,’ as a solo artist on the 15th of October, 2013, and Ryan Olson and Lazerbreak produced the album. In 2019, she was featured in the drama ‘Hustlers’ alongside Cardi B. In 2014, Lizzo was named as an artist to watch by Time Magazine.
She toured the US and UK in 2013, opening for Har Mar Superstar, and sang with her band. On the 1st of June 2014, she went on stage with St. Paul and The Broken Bones, where they performed ‘A Change Is Gonna Come.’ On the 11th of December 2015, Lizzo came up with ‘Big Grrl Small World’, and on the 7th of October 2016, she released her first major-label EP, ‘Coconut Oil.’
In June 2018, Lizzo was profiled Teen Vogue Music Issue. She released her song, ‘Juice,’ on the 4th of January, 2019. In April 2019, she performed at the Coachella Music Festival for the first time.
- Truth Hurts
- Water Me
- Good as Hell
- Cuz I Love You
- Like a Girl
- Exactly How I Feel
- En Love
Lizzo Awards and Nominations
- Break Out Artist of the Year at Apple Music Awards
- Video of the Year for ‘Juice’ at Soul Train Music Awards
- Album of the Year for ‘Cuz I Love You’ at Soul Train Music Awards
- Best Artist at UK Music Video Awards
- Choice Summer Female Artist at Teen Choice Awards
- Song of the Year for ‘Juice’ at Soul Train Music Awards
Lizzo has not shared any information about her salary. However, we are reviewing this section, and we shall update it once it is out.
Lizzo Net Worth
Lizzo has an estimated net worth of $3 million. Her career as a rapper is her primary source of income.