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You could know her for her hit unmarried “Boys Don’t Cry,” or her viral NSFW TikTok dance problem, however the only factor you must find out about Brazilian singer Anitta is that she lives unapologetically. In an interview with NYLON, the 28-year-old dished on cellulite, cosmetic surgery, and what it way to be a intercourse image.
Anitta become a feminist icon when she launched the track video for her 2017 hit “Vai Malandra.” In keeping with NYLON, it featured other folks of all frame varieties and didn’t edit out her cellulite. The singer clarified that this wasn’t intentional — she in fact couldn’t find the money for the generation for taking away the cellulite. If there was once a surgical treatment for taking away cellulite, she’d get it. “I’ve achieved loads of plastic surgical procedures, however I couldn’t to find person who took out my cellulite,” she stated.
“Some ladies got here to me [after the music video], like, ‘Now I think assured to visit the seaside, as a result of you’re a intercourse image, and you might be so filled with cellulite, and also you don’t care. I shouldn’t care, both.’ I’m like, ‘Sure!’”
The Brazilian artist mentioned her enjoy with cosmetic surgery, which incorporates a rhinoplasty (i.e., a nostril activity), jawline reshaping, a couple of breast discounts, and extra. “I received’t be pretending I’m some form of approach that I’m no longer,” she stated.
Proudly owning who you might be, without or with cosmetic surgery, appears to be precisely what Anitta stands — without reference to what other folks, particularly males, may suppose.
“It’s loopy how other folks want to describe [women like,] ‘It is a lady to marry; this can be a lady to birthday party [with].’ Fuck that. I wish to be ‘the marry’ and ‘the birthday party’ lady,” she stated. “Ladies don’t want males for shit. We were given vibrators, we were given pals. We were given homosexual pals, which is much higher than another fucking husband. Believe me.”
When requested about her love existence, the musician presented one piece of recommendation: “Remember to signal a prenup. It doesn’t matter what.”
Take a look at Anitta out this Friday at Coachella for her “maximum vital American gig so far.”