Real Name/Full Name Melissa Viviane Jefferson
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Lizzo
Birth Place: Detroit, Michigan, United States of America
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 27 April 1988
Age/How Old: 35 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 178 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
Weight: In Kilograms – 140 Kg
In Pounds – 308.5 lbs
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Parents Name: Father – N/A
Mother – N/A
Siblings: 2 Sisters
School: N/A
College: N/A
Religion: N/A
Nationality: African-American
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Queer
Marital Status: Single
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: No
Profession: Rapper, Singer, Songwriter & Flutist
Net Worth: $12 Million
Last Updated: April 2024

Lizzo is a well-known American singer and rapper who came to the limelight in her third studio album that was known as ‘Cuz I Love You’. This album contributed highly to her popularity, together with contributing to her net worth. Her popularity comes from her strong as well as encouraging lyrics she usually includes in every single she produces in her albums.

In addition to this, she is also known for being one of the founding members of several Indie Hip Hop Groups known as The Clerb, The Chalice, Absynthe, and Grrrl Party. Keep reading as we get to know more about the net worth of Lizzo in 2021.

Well, how well do you know about Lizzo? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Lizzo’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Lizzo to date.

Biography and Early Life

Lizzo was born on 27 April 1988 in Detroit, Michigan, in the United States of America. Her celebrated name is Lizzo, which is not her actual name, with her real name being Melissa Viviane Jefferson. During her early life, she was with her two elder siblings in her hometown, whom they grew together with.

The whole family of Lizzo was actively involved in the entertainment industry, which was a great motivation for Lizzo to grow in such an environment. However, her parents were religious in which they were connected to the Pentecostal Church.

As a result of this, Lizzo would use to go to church every Sunday, and during the events in the church, she would use to sing gospel songs and became part of the church choir. This influenced her in gaining interest in music and contributed highly to her success in the music industry.

Her family moved to Houston, Texas, while she was 9 years on which she started being serious about her music. As a result of this, she would spend hours playing the flute together with training on music. She would listen to different singers all time. Lizzo lost her father while at the age of 20 years, which was a shock to her.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Lizzo in 2024, and what is her height and weight? Well, Lizzo’s age is 35 years old as of today’s date 13th April 2024 having been born on 27 April 1988. Though, she is 5′ 10″ in feet and inches and 178 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 308.5 lbs in Pound and 140kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Dark Brown and hair color is Dark Brown.


Not much of the education life of Lizzo is known. However, she is known to be an active member of the school marching band while in her educational era. In addition to this, she was assigned the role of playing Piccolo while in the marching band of the school.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Lizzo is usually a woman with an obese figure yet an attractive look, which takes the attention of most of her male fans. Following a number of interviews on her personal life, she has displayed her strong beliefs in fighting for the LGBT rights movements. She has, however, never revealed who she has dated and has kept this information confidential for her own.

Is Lizzo Lesbian?

Despite being proactive in working with the LGBTQ Rights Movement, Lizzo has never revealed whether she is lesbian/gay. She only indicates her liking of the LGBT but has kept her personal life confidential. She is believed to be single. With this, therefore, Lizzo is neither Lesbian nor Gay.

Professional Career

The career life of Lizzo commenced after her move to Houston, which came a time she was really struggling with the tragic death of her father while she was at the age of 20 years. On moving to Houston, Lizzo joined a hip-hop music group that was known as Cornrow Clique. She then included and invited her best friends in this music group. On joining the music group, they got several opportunities in performing at local events, after which the group became famous.

Lizzo then moved to Minneapolis, in which she joined several other hip-hop groups and showed up her talent. While at Minneapolis, she formed an all-girl female rap band that was known as The Chalice, which had 3 members. They worked hard enough to get identity in the American rap industry. While in this band, Lizzo recorded her first debut album. This band then launched their first album together in the year 2012, known as the We Are The Chalice. They, however, launched the album independently, considering that they did not have resources. The album became popular though being played in the local clubs and pubs.

Lizzo later released a debut studio album in the year 2013 known as Gross National Product, which contained 14 songs, with some of the popular ones being The Guardian and Drowned in Sound. She then later promoted her albums through live performances through a music tour to the USA and UK in late 2013. In 2019, she continued promoting her albums through consecutive tours known as MAHA Music Festival, Coz I Luv U 2, and Coz I Luv You.


Lizzo, following her successful career, has won several awards. She received the award of the ‘Best New Twin City Artist’ in the year 2013. Later in 2014, Lizzo got featured in Time Magazine as one of the best inspiring artists to look forward to. In 2020, she won two Grammy Awards, with one being on the Best Urban Contemporary Album while the other one was on the album Cuz I Luv You.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Lizzo in 2024

Lizzo Net Worth
Lizzo Net Worth

It is no doubt that Lizzo has a successful career line through her energetic inspiration towards her professional music career. As of 2024, Lizzo has a net worth of $10 Million, which has been highly contributed by the music career and live concerts.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Lizzo gifted her mother with an Audi Car for the 2020 Christmas.
  • She is known to have founded 5 different hip-hop groups.

Despite having an obese-looking body, which might at times feel somewhat shameful, Lizzo has braved the music industry through her strong as well as inspirational lyrics. This has always left her fans in awe and always yearning to listen to her again. In addition to this, with the fire of passion for achieving in her professional music career, she has gone a milestone ahead by searching for more fans in which she has had several music tours in the USA and UK as well.


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