Written by By Leah Asmelash, CNN
"At a time of unprecedented strife, struggle, and opportunity, Vogue meets up—at a distance—with Lizzo, the musical sage who wants us to get through this moment together," the magazine said on Instagram.
CNN reached out to Vogue to confirm that Lizzo is the first plus-size Black woman on the cover.
The cover was shot by Hype Williams, and the accompanying profile was written by poet and essayist Claudia Rankine.sonos sonos One (Gen 2) - Voice Controlled Smart Speaker with Amazon Alexa Built-in - Black read more
In the profile, Lizzo talks about everything from the role she wants her music to play to police violence.
"I want to make music that helps. 'Cause that's the way that I help," she told Rankine. "I'm not a doctor, I'm not a lawyer, I don't work in the government. I make music."