For Lizzo it wasn’t just the struggle to a breakthrough in the pop industry, but having to deal with the headache of appreciating her body.
Most people picture pop singers to be white and skinny, the truth is, that’s how it has been for a long time. The challenges for Lizzo was to prove she was a better singer as well and also fit in that space. In Addition to becoming the toast of the fans who will accept her plus size nature.
She admitted to Rolling Stone, the initial stages in her career, it was troubling even finding love because most men opted for skinny women, they would choose her friends over her. However, Lizzo progressed gradually through the music scene sticking to her natural love for the flute. Fast forward, her single Truth Hurts, wasn’t an instant hit, however, the song blew up years after it was released becoming so huge fans requested for it constantly.
Additionally, she released her new album, Cuz I Love You in April 2019. Her success story had just begun because of the icing on the cake became even larger. When the 2020 Grammy nominations were announced, Lizzo received a record of eight nominations, a surprising feat for her but also goes a long way to show the hard work and the acceptance of herself first, have made the world accept her the more.
As the cover girl for the latest issue of Rolling Stone, Lizzo showed just how she has transformed to the queen she is now, photographer David LaChapelle captures every aspect of her beauty.
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