Lizzo was named TikTok’s top music artist of 2022, producing extra whole video views on the app than any of her friends. Even when haters crowded her TikTok comments earlier this week, Lizzo used it to her benefit.
“Y’all like to make enjoyable of me, after which a yr later, everyone’s doing what I’m doing. This has occurred time and time once more,” Lizzo stated in a TikTok responding to somebody bullying her over her new coiffure. And her newest TikTok bolsters her standing as a trendsetter.
Lizzo resurfaced a TikTok she initially posted in April 2020, the place she stated, “To all of the TikTok creators on the market, particularly those who don’t have thousands and thousands of followers, you might be so poppin’.” That video is stitched with a brand new video of Lizzo proclaiming (and singing), “Did I lie?!”
She continued, “I made that video April 2020, and thoughts you, I’ve been on this app for a very long time. I’ve Musical.ly’s on my web page proper now. I stated that this app is unbelievable as a result of a few of the finest expertise undiscovered is on this app proper now, and I stated preserve makin’ yo content material as a result of if I see it, I do know they see it. Manufacturers, different artists. And it’s simply unbelievable to see how far this app has come since 2020. The way it has shook the business. There’s individuals on my FYP now who used to speak sh*t about this app — making TikToks. Making TikToks! I’m pleased with y’all.”
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Lizzo is a Warner Music artist. Uproxx is an impartial subsidiary of Warner Music Group.