Progressive pop artist Dua Lipa is making an appearance in the Queen City while opening for Bruno Mars’ 24K Magic World Tour.
And if you’re wanting to meet her, then be sure to register here for your chance to win Meet & Greet passes to hang out with her before the show!
Here are a few things to know about the young artist!
1.)Dua Lipa was born in London on August 22nd 1995 (22 years old) to Albanian parents from Kosovo, a disputed territory in Southeastern Europe. In 2008, Dua moved back to Kosovo with her parents where she began her pursuit of music by covering songs from artists like P!nk and Nelly Furtado.
2.) At the age of 15, Dua Lipa left Kosovo and returned to London to chase her dreams of becoming a singer while working as a model and waitress.
3.) Music runs in the family for Dua, as her father, Dukagjin, was a member of an Albanian rock band titled “Oda”.
4.) Her newest single from her self titled debut album, “New Rules” is her first number one hit in the UK and the first number one song in the United Kingdom by a female vocalist since Adele’s “Hello”.
5. Dua Lipa has a short documentary about her titled “See in Blue” that focuses on her journey through music. Produced b “The Fader” and Youtube Music, the documentary details her early life and musical influences.