If you haven’t seen Lizzo’s cover for Vogue’s October 2020 issue, just know that the 32-year-old singer and body model looks pretty amazing. She recently took to her Instagram to mark landing as the first “big black woman” ever.
Viewed in red, Lizzo’s cover was shot by the legendary Hype Williams with an interview with Claudia Rankine. In the story, Lizzo talks a lot about what her meteoric rise has meant to her, how she handled those who criticize her body or her sexuality, the importance of the moment sociopolitical society, and she seemed to be pushing for a new record that was in the works. So what’s the story?
Lizzo’s journey to fame was slow at first and then very fast
Lizzo was not on the radar of many people when she released her first two studio albums, Lizzobangers (2013) and Small World Grrrl (2015). However, in 2019 when she released her third studio album, Cuz I love you, took the whole world by storm, forcing the singer to practically practice superstition overnight.
Since then, she has won a handful of awards, collaborated with images such as Missy Elliot, appearing on countless television shows such as Saturday Night Live, appeared in the film Hustlers with Jennifer Lopez, and she has finally just lived her best pop star life. If you follow her on Instagram, you know that she is always posting photos and videos of her twerking and having fun in exotic areas, living the pop star fantasy she had been dreaming of since childhood. .
Lizzo Vogue’s interview with Claudia Rankin gave a lot of insight into the singer ‘Truth Hurts’
The interview in Vogue covering a lot of ground, offering Lizzo a chance to reflect on her own big year and the global social issues that have been happening with it.
The interview touches on her views on Kamala Harris as a vice-president nominee, as well as the need to keep the names of women like Sandra Bland and Breonna Taylor in the news. “We need to talk about women,” Lizzo confirms, referring to the need to push for justice.
In the interview, Lizzo says that she still gets a lot of haters and trolls working anxiously about her body, but don’t bother because she loves the body in which she is.
She tells Vogue: “I think I’m reluctant to just say that I’m positive at this point … I want to be normal to the body. I want to normalize my body. And not just like that, ‘Ooh, take a look at this cool move. Being obese is good for the body. ‘No, he’s fat as usual. ”
Lizzo gave some details about a new album
Rankine reports that Lizzo recently moved into a home with a recording studio. The singer told Rankine that having a studio at home has made it easier to get into the ditch, because “now I can sit in my room and be my own engineer and producer.”
Atlantic Records, with which Lizzo has a contract, has also said that she is definitely recording for them.
In fact, when Rankine pressed her for more information on when this new album would come out, Lizzo replied: “Oh, girl, I don’t know. I finished the songs. It’s good to be, though. I’ll tell you that. It’s good to be—— good. ”
We have no doubt because like the rest of the world, we can’t wait for the new Lizzo to finally fall.