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Lizzo Delivers Inspirational Speech Following Unexpected Emmy Win!


The competition was tough at the Emmys last night – especially in the Best Competition Program category.

RuPaul’s Drag Race It won Best Reality Night for four years in a row, and many predicted that the hugely popular series would make it five years in a row.

But Emmy newcomer Lizzo shocked the world by taking home an award for her Amazon Prime Video series Watch out for the big Grrrls.

The show focuses on 13 women vying to become one of Lizzo’s reserve dancers, and needless to say, his debut season has made a huge impression on Emmy voters.

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Lizzo won her first Emmy for the Watch Out For the Big Grrrls Amazon Prime series. The singer revived the occasion with a touching speech. (Image via Getty Images)

Lizzo, of course, has always been a crowd pleaser, and she took the stage to deliver one of the most memorable acceptance speeches of the night.

(She was rivaled only by Sheryl Lee Ralph who gave her speech in song form, and Jennifer Coolidge who danced while the show’s producers tried to take her off the stage.)

“The cup is beautiful, but my feelings are for those people who stand with me on the stage, the stories they shared,” the singer explained in tears.

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“It’s not unique, it just doesn’t get the platform. … Let’s just tell more stories.”

Lizzo went on to share a personal story that illustrates the importance of acting:

“When I was a little girl, all I wanted to see was me in the media. Someone fat like me, black like me, beautiful like me,” she recalls.

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Lizzo got one step closer to EGOT on Monday night. (Image via Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

“If I could go back and tell little Lizzo something, I’d say, ‘You’ll see that person, but, b-tch, it must be you. “

In a pre-show interview with LimitLizzo revealed that she hasn’t written the acceptance letter yet in anticipation of a possible win.

“I think I’m more excited about what I’m going to wear. Like, it’s just such a big deal to be in there. This is going to be my first Emmy rug, my first Emmy rug,” she said at the time.

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Lizzo gave one of the most exciting speeches at the 74th Primetime Emmy Awards. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

“So, I guess I’m more excited about planning my appearance than a speech. I guess I’ll just drink champagne.”

So what’s next for the Emmy-winning pop producer?

Well, it would be tough to top her meteoric rise over the past two years, but the 34-year-old Minneapolis native said: Limit That there is already a second season of Great grrrls In the works – but fans should expect something different.

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Lizzo on stage at the 2022 VMAs. (Image via Getty)

“I’m definitely all about changing things,” she said.

As for her music career, Lizzo is fresh from dominance at the 2022 VMAs, and sees no reason to slow down.

She said, “The sky is literally the limit.” Limit.

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We can’t wait to see what she has in store.

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