Z Artist Spotlight: Lizzo
Z107.3 wants to take the time to give you a little more information about the artists that you hear all day, everyday on Bangor's #1 Hit Music Station.
This week we put the artist spotlight on Lizzo.
REAL NAME: Melissa Viviane Jefferson
BIRTH DATE: April 27, 1988
WHERE FROM: Detroit, Michigan; Houston, Texas; Minneapolis, Minnesota
MUSICAL LINKS: Prince, Florence and the Machine, 3rdEyeGirl, Lazerbeak, Ryan Olsen, Har Mar Superstar, St. Paul and the Broken Bones, Chalice, Haim, Lizzo & the Larva Ink
TO THE POINT POINTS:
- Started a group at the age of 14 called Cornrow Clique with her best friends
- She was named one of Time's 14 artists to watch in 2014
- Sang on an album featuring Prince on the album Plectrumelectrum
- She appeared on Rupaul's Dragrace as a guest judge in it's 10th season
- She lists "The Universe" as her inspiration on her Facebook page
Here is a few tunes that will sound familiar to you, the Z listener.