PICS: Dua Lipa at Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre

Dua Lipa broke all the 'new rules' during a packed show at SDSU's Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre on Friday, June 29.

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The singer, songwriter and model has been everywhere lately: the charts, award shows -- even Google Pixel commercials!
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Of course, if you've been tuning into SoundDiego TV, you'd know that we featured her in one of our episodes a couple years ago. We love her!
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Lipa was born in London, England in 1995 to Albanian parents from Kosovo, who had left Pristina in the '90s. Fun fact: Her first name means "love" in Albanian.
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Dua Lipa got her musical start at the age of 14, when she began covering songs by other artists -- like Pink and Nelly Furtado -- on YouTube.
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At the age of 16, she began working as a model and in 2013, she starred in a TV commercial for "The X Factor." In 2015, Lipa signed a deal with Warner Music Group and released her first single soon thereafter.
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The following year, The Fader magazine commissioned a documentary about Lipa titled "See in Blue."
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In 2017, Lipa won the EBBA Public Choice Award and released her self-titled debut album on June 2.
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The album spawned seven singles (!!!), including two U.K. top-10 singles "Be the One" and "IDGAF" -- and the No. 1 single "New Rules."
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"New Rules" was the first single by a female solo artist to reach the top in the U.K. since "Hello" by Adele in 2015.
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In December of 2017, Spotify named her the Most Streamed Woman of the Year. And this February, Lipa won two Brit Awards for British Female Solo Artist and British Breakthrough Act.
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In April, her collaboration with Calvin Harris, "One Kiss," hit No. 1 on the U.K. Singles chart.
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Lipa has claimed that her next album, due to be released in 2019, will be heavily influenced by Prince and OutKast. She's also rumoured to soon be releasing collaborations with Mark Ronson and Diplo's new super-duo Silk City.
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Dua Lipa's June 29 show featured the following setlist (according to setlist.fm): "Blow Your Mind (Mwah)," "Dreams," "No Lie," "My Love," "Lost in Your Light"...
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Followed by "High," "Garden," "Last Dance," "Be the One," "Thinking 'Bout You," "New Love," "Genesis," "One Kiss," "Scared to Be Lonely," "Homesick"...
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Along with "No Goodbyes," "Hotter Than Hell," and "Begging." Her encore consisted of "IDGAF" and "New Rules." Come back soon, Dua!
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