With 2.2 billion YouTube views on ‘New Rules,’ Dua Lipa has certainly etched a mark in the music industry with her trendy music and back-to-back global hits!
Let’s look back at Dua Lipa’s extraordinary journey as the singer celebrates her 25th birthday!
SHE BEGAN HER MUSIC CAREER AT 14!
The singer-songwriter is dominating the music industry since she was 20! In fact, the 25-year-old has been a consistent chart-topper since 2015. But her journey began when she was 14, by uploading covers on YouTube.
Lipa lives in London but was born to Albanian parents from Kosovo who immigrated in the 1990s. In addition, her family had returned to Kosovo in 2008, finally returning to London two years later.
DUA LIPA’S REAL NAME
Is Dua Lipa is her actual name? Well, yes! In addition, her father’s name is Dukagjin Lipa. She also has a younger brother and sister.
QUIZ: ARE YOU A TRUE DUA LIPA FAN?
HER FIRST HIT
Dua Lipa was signed under Warner Music Group in 2015. Subsequently, The artist released her first single ‘New Love’ the same year on August 21 (only a day before her birthday in 2015).
However, it was ‘Be The One‘ which released in October 2015 that became her first hit.
DUA LIPA RELEASES ‘NEW RULES’ IN 2017
Lipa’s ‘New Rules’ crowned the singer as ‘UK’s most-streamed female artist’ of 2017. Therefore, making her a global sensation.
HITS AFTER HITS
HER NET WORTH
Dua Lipa is estimated to be worth $3 million. Moreover, she is one of those budding artists who’s beaten Rihanna, Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift and Beyonce to claim the top streaming spot in the UK.