Dua Lipa: biography and latest news!

  • Occupation : singer
  • Sign : Leo
  • Date of birth : Tuesday 22 August 1995 (age : 25 years old)
  • Country: England

Dua Lipa was born on August 22, 1995 in London, to an Albanian couple from Kosovo, who arrived in Britain in 1992. She is the eldest of three children. Her family left for Pristina, the capital of Kosovo, in 2006. She posts her first videos of song covers on Youtube. At the age of 15, she returned to London to start a career in music. She joined the Paliament Hill School, and lives of small jobs. She also studied at the Sylvia Young Theater School.

Dua Lipa became a model in 2011, then signed a contract with the record company Warner Bros Records in 2015. She made her singing debut the same year and released her first single, New Love, followed by a second, Be The One. In 2015, she participated in the BBC Sound of 2016, while she began her first tour, first across the UK, and then through various European countries.

She released several singles in 2016 before a debut album, self-titled, in early summer 2017. She won the 2019 Grammy Awards for Best New Artist and Best Dance for the song Electricity, a duet with Silk City. Her second album, called Future Nostalgia, was released in 2020 and became the most streamed female album of the year, earning her the Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album 2021.

On the personal side, Dua Lipa shares the life of the American model Anwar Hadid.