Biography of Dua LipaDua Lipa is a former model and a star of the British pop scene. Her musical career began with cover versions of songs by other artists in 2009, but soon the independent work of this girl attracted the listeners around the world thanks to the singer’s deep and non-standard voice and her extraordinary appearance.
Her Childhood and EducationDua Lipa was born on August 22, 1995, in London. Her parents, ethnic Albanians from Kosovo, emigrated from Pristina to the British capital to escape the horrors of the civil war in Yugoslavia. Her father, Dukagjin Lipa, played a significant role in the subsequent formation of Dua as a singer. He was a well-known rock musician in Pristina, and as a creative person, he was fond of beautiful melodies and songs. He became the first guide of young Dua Lipa to the world of music. They listened to the hits of Bob Dylan, Sting, David Bowie and other talented artists.
The first name of the future singer, given to her from birth, means love. Dua, although disliked this name in her childhood, got used to it, and she had not taken any pseudonym by the time of her appearance on the big stage.
Her CareerIn 2015, 19-year-old Dua Lipa signed a contract with Warner Music Group. This event marked the beginning of her successful musical career. In the same year, the first two singles of the singer (New Love and Be the One) were released and put in the top ten of European charts.
Although the first studio album titled Dua Lipa was only released on June 2, 2017, the British singer had been already widely known in Europe, North America, and Australia by the time. The singles Last Dance (February 18, 2016) and Hotter than Hell (May 6, 2016) made her famous in the UK, and the audience in North America liked to Blow Your Mind (August 26, 2016).
CharityIt is an important fact in the biography of the singer that she is not indifferent to the problems of her native Kosovo. Knowing the entire fate of the refugee and migrant, the girl and her father founded the charitable Sunny Hill Foundation. The organization's goal is to help people in need - both refugees and residents of Pristina and other cities in Kosovo.
Personal Life of Dua LipaDua Lipa is unmarried. She does not have children. The singer is quite closed in the matter of personal relationships and never gives information about her men. This is partly the cause of numerous rumors, gossip, and scandals associated with the name of Dua.
Since 2019, Dua Lipa has been Dating Anwar Hadid, the brother of Bella and Gigi Hadid.