Dua is currently 22, according to her birthdate – August 22, 1995
London, England, UK
- Father – Dukagjin Lipa
- Mother – Anesa Lipa
- Siblings – Gjin Lipa (Brother), Rina Lipa (Younger Sister)
As a model, she was signed with these modeling agencies:
- Next Model Management – New York
- Next Model Management – Paris
- Next Model Management – Milan
- Next Model Management – London
- Next Model Management – Miami
As a singer, she is signed with TAP Management.
5 ft 8 or 173 cm
58 kg or 128 pounds
Dua Lipa dated –
- Issac Carew (2015-2017) – British chef and model.
- Paul Klein (2017-Present) – In August 2017, Dua started dating the lead singer of LANY band.
- Anwar Hadid (2019-Present) – In June 2019, model Anwar Hadid and Dua started dating each other. There were some pregnancy rumors in January 2021 due to Dua’s little baby bottle emoji in her tweets.
6 (US) or 38 (EU)
7 (US) or 37.5 (EU)
Dua’s favorite things
- Food – Cheese Pizza, Chips
- TV Show – Gossip Girl (2007-2012)
- 90s Actresses – Chloe Sevigny, Drew Barrymore, Kate Moss
- Beauty Accesory to Wear – Individual eyelashes
- Rappers – A$AP Rocky, Schoolboy Q, Chance The Rapper
- Singers – Nelly Furtado, Pink
- Song – Hotter Than Hell
- Emoji – Fire
Things you may not know
- At 13 (in 2008), she relocated from London, England to the Republic of Kosovo but came back to London at 16.
- She started posting covers of famous songs by Christina Aguilera and Nelly Furtado at 14 years of age.
- Lipa started modeling in her late teen years.
- At 15, she had worked as a waitress in London.
- Lana Del Rey assisted Dua in her first song “New Love.” She is often compared with Lana.
- She went on a Suburbia Tour of singer Troye Sivan in November 2016 in Canada and the U.S. and did the opening act.
- She has many tattoos on her various body parts including forearms and shoulders.
- Her first name is Albanian which means “Love.”
- In the mid-2010s, she left modeling to focus on her singing career.
- At 15, she assaulted a police officer by unintentionally throwing foam out of the bubble bath.
- Her parents shaved her head when she was 6.
- Dua had opened the MTV EMA Awards 2019.
- She released her 2nd studio album, Future Nostalgia, on March 27, 2020, and it included tracks like Don’t Start Now, Future Nostalgia, Break My Heart, Love Again, and Boys Will Be Boys.
- Dua Lipa had won the Powerhouse Award at the 2020 Billboard’s Women in Music event.
- In November 2020, her virtual event, Studio 2054 broke the global live stream record with more than 5 million views. The event included performances by popular celebrities like FKA Twigs, Elton John, Miley Cyrus, and Kylie Minogue.
- Dua was 4th most streamed female artist on Spotify in 2020. Billie Eilish held the 1st spot with the most streams.
- During the 2021 Grammys, she received nominations under 6 categories, viz., “Album of the Year”, “Best Pop Vocal Album”, “Record of the Year”, “Song of the Year”, Best Pop Solo Performance”, and “Best Pop Duo/Group Performance”.
- She has a dog named Dexter.
- She has been vocal about her political views and has criticized leaders like Donald Trump and Jair Bolsonaro.
- She supported Democratic candidate Joe Biden in the 2020 United States presidential election.
- Dua graced the cover of Rolling Stone magazine’s February 2021 issue.
- In February 2021, Dua released a new song We’re Good which is from the album Future Nostalgia: The Moonlight Edition, her second studio album.
- During the 2021 Grammy Awards, Dua took music manager Ben Mawson (instead of her then-boyfriend Anwar Hadid) as her Grammy’s date. Ben Mawson is the co-founder of Tap Music and has managed artists like Lana Del Rey and Ellie Goulding.
- Dua had won the “Best Pop Vocal Album” award during Grammys 2021 for her album Future Nostalgia.
- In May 2021, she won the Brit Awards in the categories “British Female Solo Artist” and “British Album of the Year” for her album Future Nostalgia.