Wow! Lizzo actually outdid herself this time. The award-winning musician stunned her mother with a lavish early Christmas reward: a brand-new automobile.
Clearly somebody was on the good checklist this yr. On Sunday, December 20, Lizzo shared a video of herself stunning mother Shari Johnson-Jefferson with an Audi. The black SUV might be seen parked with an enormous crimson bow on the hood.
Johnson-Jefferson appeared to interrupt down instantly after opening her eyes to see her lavish shock. She instantly turned to offer Lizzo, 32, an enormous hug earlier than getting a better have a look at her new experience.
“Received my mommy a model new Audi for Xmas,” Lizzo captioned the heartwarming Instagram video, which confirmed her mother smiling by tears.
The “Fact Hurts” singer revealed in her caption the rationale she opted to get her mother a automobile. She instructed her 9.6 million followers that after her father died, she sought solace in her personal automobile, crying and dreaming of a day she’d have the ability to present for her household. Lizzo couldn’t do it then, however she’s definitely making up for it now.
“I bear in mind crying in my automobile when my daddy handed, no job no cash nowhere to dwell, wishing I may in the future present for my household,” she wrote on Instagram. “I couldn’t do it for my dad so ima ensure I spoil Mama. Joyful holidays y’all.”
In a 2019 tweet, Lizzo mirrored on her father’s 2009 loss of life and all that she’s been by within the decade since. When he died, she was dwelling in her automobile. Greater than 10 years later, her album and music had been No. 1 and she or he bought a house for her mother — one more lavish reward.
Lizzo beforehand opened up about her father’s 2009 loss of life in an interview on CBS This Morning with Gayle King. Throughout her sit-down with King, the singer stated she nearly gave up on her goals of being a musician.
“I used to be depressed, I didn’t have a objective — I didn’t really feel like I had a objective for being a musician, or something,” Lizzo stated.
As an alternative of quitting, the musician and flutist dropped out of faculty and moved to Minneapolis. There, she continued to pursue her dream of creating it massive within the business. A choice she later instructed Rolling Stone was “among the finest” she’s made, highlighting her time working alongside Prince.