Dua Lipa Explains How London Rain Inspired Her Chris Martin Collaboration 'Homesick': Watch


In this week’s episode of “How It Went Down,” Dua Lipa explains how she created her music “Homesick” with Coldplay’s Chris Martin and why the monitor makes her really feel like she is again house in London every time she performs it reside.

Lipa tells Billboard that she was in a planning assembly when she was requested by a lady named Caroline who she would love to write down music with. The singer says that she jokingly prompt Chris Martin and to her shock, Caroline mentioned she truly labored with Coldplay for numerous years and that she can be glad to ship some music to Martin for her.

“I simply thought she was being well mannered,” Lipa says, “So I despatched some unreleased tracks from my album and I get an electronic mail going, ‘Oh, Chris actually likes your stuff.’”

So Lipa went to a recording studio in Malibu the place she met the Coldplay frontman and his engineer Bill, and he or she performed them a few of her music. “I watched [Martin] dancing across the room,” Lipa explains, “Writing down the titles of songs, simply listening to every little thing and being actually attentive and that was fairly surreal.”

Before the pair even started writing the monitor collectively, they knew that they needed to name the music “Homesick,” Lipa explains. “When I’m touring a lot, and I’m so far-off from London, and particularly once I spend a number of time in actually sizzling locations the place the solar’s shining and the climate’s superb, I all the time miss house and I all the time miss the rain,” she says.

“It’s solely when it rains in L.A. once I go, ‘Oh, that is what London looks like and that is the half the place I find it irresistible probably the most as a result of I really feel like there’s a tiny little bit of house that I get to hold with me each time that it rains,’” she continues. “The complete music is admittedly in regards to the sacrifice that you simply make spending a lot time away from all of your family members and your pals and your loved ones to reside your dream and do what you like.”

The singer provides that irrespective of the place she is on the earth, every time she performs “Homesick” reside, it takes her house.

You can hear the total story of how Dua Lipa and Chris Martin wrote “Homesick” within the video above.