Pop singer Dua Lipa was born to a Kosovo Albanian family on August 22, 1995, in London, England. Both her mother Anesa and her father Dukagjin Lipa were natives of Pristina. Her inspiration for choosing music as a career is her father, the main vocalist of the Kosovo rock band Oda. She finished her education at Parliament Hill School and Fitzjohn’s Primary School.
Dua Lipa took music instruction at Sylvia Young Theatre School. She made her first YouTube appearance at the age of 14 by singing a version of a song by Pink and Nelly Furtado, two of her favorite musicians.
She penned her first huge hit tune, “New Love,” under a deal with renowned record label Warner Brothers. Her second song, “Be the One,” entered the top 10 charts in several European countries. “New Rules,” “IDGAF,” “One Kiss,” “Electricity,” “Don’t Start Now,” and “Levitating” are among her biggest hits.
Dua Lipa Wiki
|Real Name||Dua Lipa|
|Profession||Singer, Songwriter, Model|
|Date of Birth/Birthday||22 August 1995|
|Age||26 Years (As of 2021)|
|Zodiac Sign/Star Sign||Leo|
|Height||in Feet-Inches – 5’ 8” in meters – 1.75 m in centimeters – 175 cm|
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms – 60 kg in Pounds – 132 lbs|
Lipa is a family-oriented girl, as implied by her name. From 2017 until 2019, she had a sporadic relationship with English chef Isaac Carew. After they split up, she began dating model and singer Anwar Hadid.
|Affairs/Boyfriends||Issac Carew(ex), Anwar Hadid|
|Current Relationship Status||Dating|
|School||Fitzjohn’s Primary School|
Parliament Hill School
|College/ University||Sylvia Young Theatre School|
Lipa has an impressive singing career and a net worth of 16 million dollars. She makes money through brand endorsements and royalties from her music records. Her primary endorsement partners are MAC cosmetics, Libre perfumes, and Evian mineral water.
Dua Lipa loves working for charities in addition to living a luxurious lifestyle. She and his father co-founded Sunny Hill Foundation in 2016 to raise money to aid those in Kosovo who are experiencing financial challenges. She recently performed at a digital event intended to raise money for COVID-19 patients.
Dua Lipa Biography
Dua Lipa, a global singing superstar, was born in London, England, on August 22, 1995. She comes from an ethnically Albanian family in Kosovo. Both her mother Anesa and her father Dukagjin Lipa were natives of Pristina in what is now Yugoslavia. In the 1990s, her family moved away from Pristina. She has a brother named Gjin and a sister named Rina. She is the oldest of the group.
The Journey Started
In the Kosovan rock group “Oda,” Lipa’s father played guitar and sang lead. At age 5, she began singing under the influence of her father. She was raised in London’s West Hamstead. She went to Sylvia’s Young Theatre School and Fitzjohn’s Primary School, where she received her first music instruction. In 2008, her family relocated to Pristina. At this point, Lipa began to consider music as a possible career. Lipa began posting voice-over covers of her favorite artists Pink and Nelly Furtado on social media sites like SoundCloud and YouTube after becoming inspired by Justin Bieber’s popularity. At the age of 15, after receiving praise on these platforms, she returned to London to pursue her dream of being a main pop singer. She obtained her A-level education at Parliament Hill School there before returning to Sylvia Young Theatre School to further her music studies.
After she was featured as a model in a television commercial for the reality series X-factor, her career took off. She finally got in touch with Warner Brothers. They signed her and she dropped her first hugely successful track, “New Love,” in 2015. Lipa never looked back after releasing her first hit song, becoming one of the most successful singers in the English music industry.
Following the success of her debut single, she released “Be the One,” her follow-up, which reached the top 10 charts across Europe. She continued to beat people one after another. She debuted on the US Billboard Hot 100 at number 72 in 2017 following the release of her fifth chart-topping single.
Her single “Blow Your Mind (Mwah)” debuted at number 23 on the Billboard dance club songs chart and number 40 on the Billboard mainstream top chart. She eventually appeared in Sean Paul’s song “No Lie,” which peaked at number 10 on the UK charts.
In 2016, one of the top UK publications, The Fader, published a biography of Lipa titled “See in Blue.”The EBBA Public Choice Award in January 2017, Young and Promising International Artist at the SCTV Music Awards in 2017, BBC Radio 1’s Teen Awards for British’s Best Single, MTV Europe Music Awards for Best New Act in 2017, and British female solo artist and British Breakthrough Act for “New Rules” in 2018 are just a few of the accolades and recognitions that Lipa has received throughout her musical career.
The albums “New Rules,” “IDGAF,” “One Kiss,” “Electricity,” “Don’t Start Now,” and “Levitating” have received the greatest attention and sales.
The fifth most streamed album overall and the most streamed album by a woman in 2020 on Spotify was her most recent release, Future Nostalgia.
She was included in Time’s list of the 100 most influential persons in the world as well as the inaugural list of the 25 most influential British women published by British Vogue in 2018. In February 2019, Lipa’s first wax replica was exhibited at Madame Tussauds London.