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Lizzo for Allure.com

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Fan favorite Lizzo makes bold statements and continues to give us life in her interview with Allure.com.  The talented singer and flutist made their digital cover for March. Read on for some of our favorite quotes plus editorial images and click through for the full interview.

If you’re not making clothes for me, and if you don’t want to make clothes for me, I don’t want to wear your [designs]. I look good in other [things] anyway. But call me if you want to dress me. If you want to change the game and dress a fat body, call me."

If I’m on a deserted island, I would not have any beauty products with me [...] Can I have a walkie-talkie, some AA batteries, a fucking flamethrower, some coconut crackers so I can crack open coconuts, and a knife so I could hunt for fish? I’m trying to be discovered...or just have a great life on an island.

The body-positive movement is the body-positive movement, and we high five. We're parallel. But my movement is my movement.  When all the dust has settled on the groundbreaking-ness, I’m going to still be doing this. I’m not going to suddenly change. I’m going to still be telling my life story through music. And if that’s body positive to you, amen. That’s feminist to you, amen. If that’s pro-black to you, amen. Because ma’am, I’m all of those things.

I want people to feel that closeness, because if you can love me as much as you do without knowing me, and without me being like this archetype of modern beauty in media, then you can love yourself.

Continue reading here!

Interviewed by: Shammara Lawrence
Photography: Luke Gilford
Stylist: Kyle Luu
Makeup: Grace Ahn
Hair: Yusef Williams
Manicurist: Dawn Sterling
Tailor: Simone Kurland

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