Twitter Enraged at Dua Lipa for Performing in ‘Islamophobic’ France but Not in Qatar

They say that her stance on Qatar’s human rights pledges ‘hypocritical’.

British singer and model, Dua Lipa, recently refuted the rumors of performing at the opening ceremony of the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar. Her management team contacted Lens and confirmed that she is not among the FIFA World Cup performers.

The Sweetest Pie singer posted a statement on her official Instagram account, detailing that she is not going to perform at the opening ceremony of the FIFA World Cup in Qatar because the country has failed to fulfill all the human rights it pledges.

The news soon went viral all over the internet and netizens start criticizing Dua Lipa for her hypocrisy. Twitterati questioned the One Kiss singer for performing in France and other ‘Islamophobic’ countries, and even in Dubai which has the same regulations as Qatar.

Here are a few tweets that lambast the Grammy award winner for performing in India, France, and China that all suppress the basic human rights of Muslims.


As the date of the opening ceremony of the FIFA World Cup is drawing near, the hype for it is soaring high. Fans are excited to know about the star performers who will make the event a memorable one.

Dua Lipa was previously rumored to be performing at the opening ceremony this month in Doha alongside Nora Fatehi, Jeon Jungkook of BTS, and other international stars, but she and her management team denied it. Her manager also reached out to various publications and requested to have her name removed from the list of performers.

What do you think of Dua Lipa’s stance on Qatar’s human rights pledges? Let us know in the comments.


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