Melissa Viviane Jefferson who is popularly known by her stage name Lizzo is a popular and well-known American rapper, singer, songwriter, and flutist.
Lizzo was born on April 27, 1988, in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Her mother is Shari Johnson-Jefferson and talking about her father Michael Jefferson, he passed away in the year 2009 but we don’t know-how.
When she was ten years old her family moved to Houston, Texas, where she attended Alief Elsik High School where she learned how to play the flute. She graduated from high school in 2006 and she joined the University of Houston for further study.
After her father died she was broken and after some time she started living in a car and tried to become a musician and today she is one of the famous musicians.
Well, many people are concerned about her gender or sexual orientation as there are many news and rumors that are suggesting Lizzo is gay but what is the actual truth? We will discuss this topic in this piece of article.
How Did The Rumor or News Started Spreading?
As we all know Lizzo is pretty active on various social media platforms and on Tiktok she posted a video on November 26, 2021, with Sophia Eris and in the video two are dancing in Katy Perry featuring Snoop Dogg‘s song California girls.
But what’s wrong with two girls dancing in a song right? Absolutely, there is nothing wrong with them dancing but people started questioning her sexual orientation and gender after they read the caption of the video.
In the caption, Lizzo has written that “It is with great pleasure that I introduce to you all the love of my life” and soon after the video was published it was all over the news on the internet.
Is Lizzo Really Gay Though?
No, unlike the rumors suggest Lizzo is not gay in fact she has said herself in an interview that she is straight or heterosexual. In the interview, she totally said that she is into the opposite gender and she thinks that wiener is great.
We don’t know if she is in a relationship now or not but we can say surely that she is not gay as she once tried to match up with an American singer John Mayer.
Her Social Media Presence
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As mentioned Lizzo is pretty active on various social media platforms, she currently has 11.8 million followers on her Instagram account, she joined Twitter in June 2011 and currently has 1.8 million followers, talking about her Facebook account she has 1.2 million on her account.
How Much Does She Earn? (Her Net Worth)
Lizzo is now one of the famous music artists in America who have given many hit songs like Boys, Fitness, Truth Hurts, Water Me, Scuse Me, Good as Hell, and many more and she has currently released her song Rumors featuring American rapper and songwriter Cardi B.
Certainly, Lizzo has earned a huge fortune from her music career and it is estimated that her net worth is at least $10 to $12 million.