Dua Lipa Praises 'Absolute Superstar' Troye Sivan for Covering Billboard's Pride Issue

Fast-rising pop star Dua Lipa took to Instagram to give friend and former tourmate Troye Sivan a shout-out for being on the cover of Billboard’s first-ever Pride issue.     

“@troyesivan you are an absolute superstar!! first ever cover of @billboard pride issue! here’s to many more @billboardpride,” she wrote. Lipa supported Sivan on the Suburbia Tour in November of 2016.     

In Sivan’s cover story, she praised the "My My My!" singer for his authenticity: “He’s such a smart wordsmith, but he’s very honest at the same time. That’s why people love his music. He says things that people want to say but can’t find the words to say them.”    

The Pride issue of Billboard also includes profiles on soul singer Shea Diamond, pop sensation Kim Petras and Syd of the R&B quintet the Internet.

Check out Dua Lipa's message below.     

Gay Pride Month 2018


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