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 Billboard’s first-ever Pride issue.

“@troyesivan you are an absolute superstar!! first ever cover @billboard pride issue! here’s to many more @billboardpride,” she wrote. Lipa supported Sivan on the Suburbia Tour in November 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 Billboard also includes priles on soul singer Shea Diamond, pop sensation Kim Petras and Syd  the R&B quintet the Internet.

Check out Dua Lipa's message below.