Congratulations !Lilly Singh( An Indian Punjabi Woman) Given Opportunities To Make Money &  Be A Rock Star !

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Jump to navigationJump to search

Lilly Singh
Lilly Singh 2019.png

Singh in 2019
Lilly Singh

September 26, 1988 (age 32)[1]

Other namesIISuperwomanII (2010–2019)
EducationYork University (BA)
  • Late night television host
  • YouTuber
  • actress
  • comedian
Years active2010–present
YouTube information
  • 14.9 million (main)
  • 2.81 million (vlog)
Total views
  • 3.45 billion (main)
  • 462 million (vlog)

Updated: June 12, 2021

Lilly Singh (born September 26, 1988)[2] is a Canadian comedian, former talk show host, and YouTuber who formerly appeared under the pseudonym Superwoman (stylized iiSuperwomanii), her long-time YouTube username. Born and raised in ScarboroughOntario, Singh began making YouTube videos in 2010. In 2016, she was included in Forbes list of world’s highest paid YouTubers ranking third and earning a reported $7.5 million.[3] By 2017, she was ranked tenth on the Forbes list of the world’s highest paid YouTube stars, earning a reported $10.5 million; as of September 2019 she has 14.9 million subscribers and over three billion video views.[4][5] Singh has been featured in the annual YouTube Rewind every year since 2014 (except for 2019).[6][7] Forbes named her one of the 40 most powerful people in comedy in 2019.[8] She has received an MTV Fandom Award, four Streamy Awards, two Teen Choice Awards, and a People’s Choice Award.

In 2016, Singh released her first film, a documentary chronicling her world tour, entitled A Trip to Unicorn Island. In March 2017, she released her first book, How to Be a Bawse: A Guide to Conquering Life, which reached number one on the New York Times best-seller list. From September 2019 to June 2021, Singh acted as executive producer and host of the NBC late-night talk show A Little Late with Lilly Singh.[9][10] She is the first person of Indian descent to host an American major broadcast network late-night talk show.[11][12][13]

Early life[edit]

Singh was born and raised in the Scarborough district of Toronto, Ontario. Her parents, Malwinder Kaur and Sukhwinder Singh,[14] are Indian immigrants from HoshiarpurPunjabIndia, and raised her as a Sikh.[15] Her older sister Tina (born 1982) is also a YouTuber; she makes videos about her family life with her husband and their three sons.[16] Singh had said she was a tomboy as a child.[17] She attended Mary Shadd Public School during her elementary years, and in 2006, she graduated from Lester B. Pearson Collegiate Institute in Toronto, where she returned as an alumna to visit her old teachers.[18] She was a member of Girl Guides of Canada and participated in their youth programs.[19] In 2010, she graduated from York University in Toronto with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.[20][21]


Creating YouTube channel and rise to popularity (2010–2014) 

Singh and fellow YouTuber Kingsley at VidCon 2014

In October 2010, Singh started a YouTube channel under the pseudonym “IISuperwomanII”. She has explained that the name Superwoman was prompted by a childhood idea, making her believe she could do anything. Starting out, Singh had intended to go to graduate school as her parents had requested, but chose to make YouTube videos and decided that she would return to graduate school if her YouTube career did not progress.

In December 2011, Singh created a second channel called “SuperwomanVlogs”, now titled “Lilly Singh Vlogs”, where she chronicles her daily activities and includes behind the scenes footage from her videos. She used it as a second channel to upload videos until August 2014, when she began uploading vlogs. Singh appeared as a background dancer in the movies Speedy Singhs and Thank You in 2011.[22]

In August 2013, Singh was featured alongside Jassi Sidhu in his Punjabi song Hipshaker. Singh rapped in the song Mauj Ki Malharein, which played in the Bollywood drama Gulaab Gang in August 2014.[23] In July of the same year, she released a song titled #LEH in a collaboration with her friend, author and rapper Kanwer Singh, who is known by the pseudonym “Humble the Poet“.[24] In 2014, Singh appeared in a small role in the Canadian production Dr. Cabbie.

In 2014, her channel ranked at #39 on New Media Rockstars Top 100 Channels.[25] The same year, she was nominated for a Shorty Award and a Streamy Award.

World tour, move to Los Angeles, and documentary (2015–2016)[edit]

She recorded and released another music video in February 2015 titled The Clean Up Anthem in collaboration with Canadian artist Sickick.[26]

Singh performs at the Warfield in San Francisco during her world tour “A Trip to Unicorn Island”

In March 2015, Singh began a world tour called “A Trip to Unicorn Island”, adapting her YouTube content and including singing, dancing, music performances, comedy, and her parent characters.[27] Her tour covered India, Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, Dubai, Canada, Trinidad and Tobago, the United Kingdom, and the United States. She documented the tour in her first feature movie, A Trip to Unicorn Island, which also describes how YouTube fame is affecting her life. The movie was released on February 10, 2016 on YouTube Red (now called YouTube Premium).[28] She describes the film as being very “raw and genuine”.[29]

In April 2015, Singh released a song about her hometown Toronto in collaboration with Humble the Poet titled #IVIVI (roman numerals for 416, Toronto’s area code).[30] In September 2015, People magazine included Singh on their annual “Ones to Watch” list.[31] Lilly received her first MTV Fandom Award, was nominated for two Teen Choice Awards, and won her first Streamy Award later that year.

In December 2015, she moved to Los Angeles to further her career.[32]

In October 2016, she ranked 8th on Forbes list of World’s Top-Earning YouTube Stars of 2015.[33] She was also featured in Fast Company Magazine as the 100 Most Creative People in Business.[34] Variety magazine recognized her as one of their 10 Comics to Watch for 2016, and she was honored at the Just For Laughs Film Festival in Montreal. In July 2016, she won two Teen Choice Awards from her three nominations.

In 2016, she voiced miniature unicorns named Bubbles and Misty in the animated film Ice Age: Collision Course and played a cameo role in the movie Bad Moms.

Continued popularity, debut book and Unicorn Island Productions (2017–2018)[edit]

Singh speaking at VidCon

In January 2017, she won a People’s Choice Award for “Favorite YouTube Star”. In September 2017, Singh won her fourth Streamy Award.

Her first book, How to Be a Bawse: A Guide to Conquering Life, was released on March 28, 2017.[35] The book reached No. 1 on the New York Times bestseller list. She won the award for Best Non- Fiction at the 2017 Goodreads Choice Awards. Her 2017 world tour was centered around the book release and key concepts she discussed.

Singh was cast in HBO‘s film adaptation of Fahrenheit 451 after recording an audition outside an Internet café in Melbourne, Australia. She was in the region to promote her book and rushed the audition at her agent’s urging around 2 a.m. in May 2017.[36] She plays the character of Raven, “a tabloid blogger who works with the fire department to spread the ministry’s propaganda by broadcasting their book-burning raids to fans”.[37]

In October 2017, she hosted SlutWalk, an initiative started by Amber Rose.[38]

In November 2017, Lilly Singh was also chosen as an ambassador for Pantene shampoo[39] and partnered with Calvin Klein.[40] In 2018, Singh appeared in the music video for Maroon 5‘s “Girls Like You” featuring Cardi B.[41]

In 2018, Singh was to star in NBC pilot Bright Futures.[42] The show was later cancelled by NBC and the pilot episode was left unaired.[43]

On April 13, 2018, Singh announced that she had launched her own production company Unicorn Island Productions. The company is based in Los Angeles, California.[44]

A Little Late with Lilly Singh, and other ventures (2019–present)[edit]

In March 2019, NBC announced that Singh would host a new late night talk showA Little Late with Lilly Singh, which succeeded Last Call with Carson Daly following its series finale later in the year.[45] The show premiered on September 16, 2019 to positive reviews by critics.[46]

In August 2019, Singh dropped the name “Superwoman” in an Instagram post.[47][48]

Singh garnered controversy for her remarks on turbans.[49][50][51] During a visit to Jessica Alba‘s home, Singh met Alba’s two young daughters who were both wearing twisted towels on their heads, to which Singh responded “They look like my Punjabi friends […]”[52] On September 27, 2019, BBC reported that Singh had apologized for an on-air joke that compared turbans to bath towels, in which members of the Sikh religion, who wear turbans for spiritual reasons, were angered by her remarks on NBC,[53] with the BBC remarking that “[Singh] has used her platform to often call out public figures who she says deserve to be “cancelled” for their offences.”[53]

On October 19, 2019, Singh was named one of Vogue India’s Woman of the Year.[54] Singh was nominated for “Audience Choice Creator of the Year” at the 9th Streamy Awards. She also was placed on Time’s 100 Next, a list highlighting rising stars in different industries.[55]

On May 13, 2020, NBC renewed A Little Late With Lilly Singh for a second season.[56][57] It premiered on January 11, 2021.[58]

On May 28, 2020, Singh partnered with the video-sharing app TikTok to start creating videos on the app. As of May 2021, she has over 1 million followers and over 15 million total likes on the app.[59][60]

In July 2020, Singh announced that she and other celebrities were bringing a National Women’s Soccer League team to Los Angeles. Angel City FC is expected to play in 2022.[61]

On August 18, 2020, Singh announced on the Today Show that she will be getting her own sketch comedy show, called Sketchy Times with Lilly Singh. NBC ordered 2 episodes of the show and was shot and filmed in Singh’s home.[62][63][64][65] The show was released on October 29, on Peacock.[66]

On September 1, 2020, Singh and other celebrities partnered with the Los Angeles 2028 Olympics organizing committee to create one of many emblems for the 2028 Summer Olympics. Her “A” represents pride.[67]

On September 11, 2020, it was announced that Singh will voice Penny in Riverdance: The Animated Adventure. It was also announced in October that Singh would be voicing a character in another movie, titled Hitpig. She will voice Pickles.[68]

On February 4, 2021, it was reported that Singh would be partnering with children’s media company PocketWatch, to create her own animated musical short film titled Lilly Singh’s Proud Princess. The show is centered around the theme of LGBTQ pride.[69]

On May 6, 2021, Singh and NBC announced that A Little Late with Lilly Singh will end after 2 seasons. Singh signed onto a comedy project (produced by Kenya Barris) on Netflix.[70][71][72] She and her Unicorn Island Productions banner struck a deal with Universal Television Alternative Studio.[73]

In July 2021, it was announced Singh will appear as Liv in the second season of the Hulu show Dollface.[74]



Singh has expressed her support for the George Floyd protests, and has attended one herself in Los Angeles.[75] She was featured in a campaign fundraiser for the Joe Biden 2020 presidential campaign.[76] Singh has also expressed her support for the ongoing 2020–2021 Indian farmers’ protest, in various social media posts.[77]


In 2017, Lilly Singh was announced as a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, to advocate for children’s rights. She has led a campaign called “GirlLove”, promoting girls to end girl-on-girl bullying.[78] In July 2018, Lilly travelled to South Africa to meet the students of elementary schools who spoke against bullying and classroom violence.[79]

Public image 

Punjabi culture is frequently portrayed in her videos, which contain satires on people’s complaints and prominent issues.[80] Her most popular video is Three Girls, One Elevator (ft. Zendaya & Winnie Harlow) which also promotes her women’s empowerment campaign GirlLove, and her most popular series features her fictional parents, Paramjeet and Manjeet, both played by Singh herself, reacting to trending and controversial videos.[80][81][82] She also frequently collaborates with celebrities on her videos.[83]

Allegations of cultural appropriation 

Singh has also been accused of cultural appropriation of African-American culture, from such publications as The Huffington PostBitchColorLines, and Vice.[84][85][86][87][88] Anna Silman of The Cut accused Singh of appropriating both black and Indo-Caribbean culture on her channel because of her tendency to don a “blaccent“, whilst making rap videos sporting chains and cornrows.[89] Tayo Bero of Teen Vogue wrote that “[Singh] falls into a category of non-black people of color in entertainment who have built massive followings often by mimicking black culture and leaning heavily into black stereotypes.”[90] Rachna Raj Kaur and Radheyan Simonpillai of Now similarly criticized Singh’s appropriation of black culture due to her use of braids, hip-hop slang and Caribbean accents.[91][92] Singh has responded to the criticism, by stating her mannerisms are due to her upbringing, adding “all my friends from Scarborough [Toronto] act exactly like me.”[93]

Personal life 

Singh developed a strong connection with her Punjabi heritage during visits to India.[94] She struggled with depression and arachnophobia, and began making YouTube videos as a way of dealing with her feelings.[95] As a young adult, she lived with her parents in Markham, Ontario. In February 2019, Singh came out as bisexual to the public via social media.[96]


Films that have not yet been releasedDenotes film or television shows that have not yet been released


2011Thank YouUnknownUncredited cameo in climax scene
2014Gulaab GangHerselfPlayback singer and in song “Mauj Ki Malharein”
Dr. CabbieLillyGuest appearance
2016A Trip to Unicorn IslandHerselfDocumentary; also executive producer
Ice Age: Collision CourseMisty / Bubbles (voice)
Bad MomsCathy[97]
2017F the PromMiss FallsburgCameo[98]
2021Riverdance: The Animated AdventurePenny (voice)[99]
2021Lilly Singh’s Proud PrincessHerselfMain role
2022The Bad GuysTMZ reporter (voice)
2022HitpigPickles (voice)


2016Life in PiecesBabysitter (Guest)[100]Season 2
The Chica ShowHerself[101]
2017BizaardvarkHerselfEpisode: “Paige’s Birthday Is Gonna Be Great[102]
Canada: The Story of UsHerselfEpisode: “Connected (1824 – 1890)”[103]
2018Fahrenheit 451RavenHBO Television film
2019The SubstituteHerselfEpisode: “Lilly Singh”
2019–2021A Little Late with Lilly SinghHerselfTalk show
2019America’s Got TalentHerself (cameo)Episode: “Live Results Finale”
2020Medical PoliceBaroness Von EaglesburgEpisode: “Real Heavy Hitter”
One World: Together at HomeHerselfTelevision special
Together in Pride: You Are Not AloneHerselfTelevision special
The SimpsonsKensey (voice)Episode: “The Hateful Eight-Year-Olds
Red Nose DayHerselfTelevision special
WE Celebrate: Class of 2020Herself/ HostTelevision special
Sketchy Times with Lilly SinghHerself/Various charactersSketch comedy show
2021The Price Is RightHerself/Contestant[104]


2014Giving Back GlamHerself/Host
YouTube Rewind 2014: Turn Down for 2014Herself
2014–2015The Tube’s HautestHerself/ Various Characters
2015Lana Steele: Makeup SpyLana Steele
Terminator Genisys: The YouTube ChroniclesLillyEpisode: “Part Three”[105]
YouTube Rewind 2015: Now Watch Me 2015Herself
2016Epic Rap Battles of HistoryWonder WomanEpisode: “Wonder Woman vs Stevie Wonder”
YouTube Rewind 2016: The Ultimate 2016 ChallengeHerself
2017YouTube Rewind 2017: The Shape of 2017Herself
2018YouTube Rewind 2018: Everyone Controls RewindHerself
2020BarkitectureHerself1 episode
One Nation At HomeHerselfVirtual COVID-19 pandemic Relief Concert
I For IndiaHerselfVirtual COVID-19 pandemic Relief Concert
2021Girl TalkHerself[106]

Music videos[edit]

2017“Hold My Heart”Lindsey Stirling featuring PhelbaHerself (cameo)
“H.A.I.R.”Humble the PoetHerself (cameo)
2018Girls Like You” (Original, Volume 2 and Vertical Video versions)Maroon 5 featuring Cardi BHerself (cameo)[107][108][109]



List of singles, with selected chart positions and certifications
YearTitlePeak chart positions
(featuring Humble the Poet)
2014“Mauj Ki Malharein”
Gulaab Gang Soundtrack
2015“Clean Up Anthem”
(featuring Sickick)
(featuring Humble the Poet)
“—” denotes a recording that failed to chart or was not released in that territory


Awards and nominations[edit]

YearAward ShowCategoryNomineeResult
2014Shorty AwardsYouTube ComedianHerselfNominated[110]
Streamy AwardsBest Original Song“#Leh” (with Humble the Poet)Nominated
2015MTV Fandom AwardsSocial Superstar of the YearHerselfWon[111]
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Web Star: ComedyNominated[112]
Choice YouTuber
Shorty AwardsYouTube ComedianNominated[113]
Streamy AwardsFirst PersonWon[114][115]
2016Teen Choice AwardsChoice Web Star: ComedyWon[116][117]
Choice Web Star: Female
Choice YouTuberNominated[118]
Shorty AwardsYouTuber of the YearNominated[119]
Streamy AwardsFeatureA Trip to Unicorn IslandWon[120][121]
Audience Choice Entertainer of the YearHerselfNominated
Social Good CampaignGirl Love ChallengeWon
2017People’s Choice AwardsFavorite YouTube StarHerselfWon[122]
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Web Star: ComedyNominated[123]
Choice ComedianNominated
Choice Web Star: FemaleNominated
Choice YouTuberNominated
Streamy AwardsEntertainer of the YearNominated[124]
First PersonWon
CollaborationThe YouTube Factory (Dwayne Johnson ft. Lilly Singh, MarkiplierGrace HelbigRoman AtwoodGigi GorgeousAlex WassabiLaurDIYKing BachFlula Borg and Brittney Smith)Nominated
Influencer CampaignPower Rangers (with Dude Perfect)Nominated
Purpose Awards Honoree, CreatorHerselfWon[125]
Shorty AwardsYouTuber of the YearNominated[126]
2018Shorty AwardsCreator of the DecadeHerselfNominated
2019Streamy AwardsAudience Choice Creator of the YearNominated
Kids’ Choice AwardsFavorite Social StarNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Female Web StarNominated[127]
Choice ComedianNominated[127]
2020Kids’ Choice AwardsFavorite Female Social StarNominated
8th Canadian Screen AwardsCogeco Fund Audience Choice AwardA Little Late with Lilly Singh (as host)Nominated
Daytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Interactive Media for a Daytime ProgramMacy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 360 Live (as producer)Nominated[128]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ “Why Birthdays Are Stressful!”Archived from the original on September 14, 2016. Retrieved October 25, 2016 – via YouTube.
  2. ^ “On Lilly Singh’s 32nd Birthday, 5 Most Breakthrough Moments of Her Career”CNN-News18. September 26, 2020. Retrieved August 11, 2021.
  3. ^ “Streaming Celebrities”Forbes. Retrieved March 11,2021.
  4. ^ “The World’s Highest-Paid YouTube Stars 2017: 10. Lilly Singh”ForbesArchived from the original on February 26, 2018. Retrieved February 26, 2018.
  5. ^ Wakeam, Kira (September 16, 2019). “How Lilly Singh is making late-night TV history”PBS NewsHourArchivedfrom the original on December 27, 2019. Retrieved December 27, 2019.
  6. ^ Mangala Dilip (December 10, 2014). “Watch YouTube Rewind: Turn Down for 2014 Video Looks Back on Viral Trends, People, Music of Last Year”International Business TimesArchived from the original on August 15, 2016. Retrieved July 23, 2016.
  7. ^ Casey Lewis (December 10, 2015). “YouTube’s 2015 Year in Rewind Video Will Make the Last 365 Days Flash Before Your Eyes”Teen Vogue. Condé Nast Digital. Archived from the original on August 17, 2016. Retrieved July 23, 2016.
  8. ^ O’Connor, Clare (June 20, 2017). “Forbes Top Influencers: How YouTuber Lilly Singh Is Going Mainstream – And Making Millions”Forbes.comArchived from the original on June 20, 2017. Retrieved June 22, 2017.
  9. ^ “YouTube star Lilly Singh to launch a late night talk show on NBC”. Film Industry Network. March 15, 2019.
  10. ^ León, Concepción de (March 15, 2019). “Lilly Singh, a YouTube Star, Will Host a Late-Night Show on NBC”The New York TimesISSN 0362-4331Archived from the original on March 11, 2020. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  11. ^ “YouTube star Lilly Singh set to become first bisexual late-night host”NBC NewsArchived from the original on March 20, 2020. Retrieved March 23, 2019.
  12. ^ All these people have my back:’ celebs support Lilly Singh’s talk show debut”CBC News. September 11, 2019. Archived from the original on September 21, 2019.
  13. ^ “YouTube Star Lilly Singh is the First Woman of Indian-Origin to Host a U.S. Late Night Show -“Rolling Stone India. March 16, 2019. Archived from the original on October 11, 2019. Retrieved October 11, 2019.
  14. ^ (February 18, 2016). “Lilly Singh is truly Superwoman | 24 Hours Toronto”. Archived from the original on August 19, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
  15. ^ “Lilly Singh”BiographyArchived from the original on September 24, 2019. Retrieved September 14, 2019.
  16. ^ “The Tina Singh”YouTube. The Tina Singh. Archivedfrom the original on May 24, 2016. Retrieved May 12, 2016.
  17. ^ “How three local comics found global fame”The Globe and Mail. April 13, 2012. Archived from the original on November 11, 2014. Retrieved July 2, 2014.
  18. ^ Persaud, Devin. “My Roots- Outstanding Student of the Season” (PDF)My RootsArchived (PDF) from the original on August 24, 2014. Retrieved November 5, 2014.
  19. ^ “Lilly Singh AKA Superwoman (and former Girl Guide!) is showing everyone that she can be #everythingshewantstobe by simply being herself! Thank you for inspiring others to accept and unleash their own superpowers”Twitter. Girl Guides of Canada. February 25, 2019. Retrieved March 14,2019.
  20. ^ Superwoman’ Lilly Singh: From York grad to international YouTube star”York University. January 18, 2015. Archived from the original on December 27, 2017. Retrieved February 24, 2018.
  21. ^ Guglielmi, Jodi (February 25, 2019). “Youtuber Lilly Singh Comes Out as Bisexual: These Are My ‘SuperpowersPeopleArchived from the original on July 25, 2019. Retrieved June 5, 2019.
  22. ^ Khan, Maz. “INTERVIEW: IISUPERWOMANII”MTVArchived from the original on November 7, 2017. Retrieved June 30, 2014.
  23. ^ “Mauj Ki Malharein (Gulaab Gang)”Bollywood HungamaArchived from the original on November 5, 2014. Retrieved November 5, 2014.
  24. ^ “#LEH – Superwoman & Humble The Poet video out now”The Times of India. July 2, 2014. Archived from the original on July 3, 2014. Retrieved July 2, 2014.
  25. ^ “The NMR Top 100 YouTube Channels: 50-26!”New Media RockstarsArchived from the original on January 10, 2015. Retrieved January 6, 2015.
  26. ^ “Lily Singh a.k.a Superwoman’s New Anthem Will Make you Want to Clean Your Room”. Brown Girl Magazine. Archived from the original on February 27, 2015. Retrieved February 24, 2015.
  27. ^ “Superwoman Lilly Singh readies her first world tour”Toronto Sun. May 15, 2015. Archived from the original on September 25, 2015. Retrieved November 9, 2015.
  28. ^ “Lilly Singh: A Trip to Unicorn Isle and teaser released”Entertainment WeeklyArchived from the original on October 27, 2015. Retrieved November 9, 2015.
  29. ^ “Lilly Singh admits the hardest part of filming ‘A Trip to Unicorn IslandEntertainment WeeklyArchived from the original on March 14, 2016. Retrieved March 8, 2016.
  30. ^ “Superwoman And Humble The Poet Show Toronto Pride In #IVIVI Music Video”The Huffington PostArchived from the original on April 19, 2015. Retrieved April 16, 2015.
  31. ^ “Their Stars Are Rising: Meet PEOPLE’s 2015 Ones to Watch!” September 16, 2015. Archived from the original on December 22, 2015. Retrieved December 15,2015.
  32. ^ “Lilly Singh’s First-Ever Apartment Puts Your Place To Shame”MTV NewsArchived from the original on March 5, 2016. Retrieved March 8, 2016.
  33. ^ Berg, Madeline (October 15, 2015). “The World’s Highest-Paid YouTube Stars 2015”ForbesArchived from the original on October 15, 2015. Retrieved October 16, 2015.
  34. ^ Nicole Laporte (May 16, 2016). “Lilly Singh’s Road Map For Building A Brand Beyond YouTube” Fast Company & Inc. Archived from the original on May 26, 2016. Retrieved May 28, 2016.
  35. ^ Rae Votta (July 27, 2016). “Lilly Singh to debut first book ‘How to Be a Bawse’ in 2017”The Daily DotArchivedfrom the original on July 29, 2016. Retrieved July 27, 2016.
  36. ^ Friend, David (June 19, 2017). “Lilly Singh gets role in HBO reworking of Ray Bradbury’s ‘Fahrenheit 451National Post/The Canadian Press. Retrieved June 27, 2017.
  37. ^ Wagmeister, Elizabeth (June 16, 2017). Fahrenheit 451′ HBO Movie Casts Digital Star Lilly Singh”VarietyArchived from the original on June 28, 2017. Retrieved June 27, 2017.
  38. ^ “Amber Rose SlutWalk fights sexual injustice”. October 3, 2017.
  39. ^ Prinzivalli, Leah (November 13, 2017). “Vlogger Lilly Singh is now a Pantene Ambassador: “A lifetime of growing my hair has finally paid offYahooArchived from the original on January 15, 2018. Retrieved January 13, 2018.
  40. ^ Yotka, Steff (November 16, 2017). “There Are No Price Tags at Calvin Klein’s Holiday Pop-Up”VogueArchived from the original on January 14, 2018. Retrieved January 13, 2018.
  41. ^ “Gal Gadot, Ellen DeGeneres thank Maroon 5 for ‘Girls Like You’ video featuring strong, inspirational women”The Economic Times. June 2, 2018. Archived from the original on February 28, 2019. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  42. ^ Geoff, Weiss (April 4, 2018). “NBC Orders ‘Bright Futures’ Pilot Starring Lilly Singh, Jimmy Tatro, More”Tubefilter. Retrieved August 1, 2020.
  43. ^ “NBC Update: What Pilots Are Still Alive”. May 14, 2018.
  44. ^ Jarvey, Natalie (April 13, 2018). “Lilly Singh Launches Unicorn Island Productions, Taps Digital Veteran to Lead Development (Exclusive)”The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved August 1, 2020.
  45. ^ Porter, Rick (February 12, 2019). Last Call With Carson Daly’ Ending After 17 Years on NBC”The Hollywood ReporterArchived from the original on February 13, 2019. Retrieved February 12, 2019.
  46. ^ A Little Late With Lilly Singh: Season 1archived from the original on December 16, 2019, retrieved January 17, 2020
  47. ^ “Lilly Singh drops ‘Superwoman’ from name ahead of NBC debut: ‘My best superpowers lay within Lilly and thus Lilly I shall beHindustan Times. August 17, 2019.
  48. ^ “Lilly Singh on Instagram: “Allow me to reintroduce myself. My name is @Lilly. ••••••• Nine years ago I decided to make a YouTube channel and thought nothing of it. I…Instagram.
  49. ^ Li, Shirley (October 5, 2019). “Lilly Singh’s Late-Night Challenge”The AtlanticArchived from the original on December 3, 2019. Retrieved November 18, 2019.
  50. ^ Ke, Bryan (September 30, 2019). “Lilly Singh Made a Turban Joke on Her Late Night Show and People Aren’t Happy”NextShark. Retrieved November 18, 2019.
  51. ^ Le, Brittney (September 29, 2019). “Late night host Lilly Singh apologizes for turban joke”AsAm News. Retrieved November 18, 2019.
  52. ^ Dugan, Christina (September 30, 2019). “Youtuber Lilly Singh Apologizes for ‘Disrespectful’ Turban Joke She Made at Jessica Alba’s Home”PeopleArchived from the original on October 4, 2019. Retrieved November 18, 2019.
  53. Jump up to:a b “Comedian Lilly Singh apologises for turban joke”BBC. September 27, 2019. Archived from the original on October 17, 2019. Retrieved November 18, 2019.
  54. ^ “Presenting the winners: Vogue Women Of The Year 2019”Vogue India. October 19, 2019. Retrieved October 19, 2019.
  55. ^ “TIME 100 Next 2019: Lilly Singh”TimeArchived from the original on November 25, 2019. Retrieved January 17,2020.
  56. ^ Porter, Nick (May 13, 2020). A Little Late With Lilly Singh’ Renewed at NBC”The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved May 13, 2020.
  57. ^ White, Peter (May 13, 2020). “NBC Brings Back ‘A Little Late With Lilly Singh’ For Second Season”Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 13, 2020.
  58. ^ White, Peter (December 1, 2020). A Little Late With Lilly Singh’ Brings In New Showrunner & Writing Staff For Season 2 As NBC Late-Night Show Eschews Studio Set”Deadline. Retrieved December 1, 2020.
  59. ^ “Lilly Singh on TikTok”TikTok.
  60. ^ “TikTok Taps Bill Nye, Lilly Singh, Tyra Banks For $50 Million Educational Content Initiative”tubefilter.comArchivedfrom the original on July 12, 2020. Retrieved May 28, 2020.
  61. ^ Tai, Anita (July 21, 2020). “Natalie Portman, Serena Williams, Lilly Singh And Others To Bring New Women’s Soccer Team To Los Angeles”.
  62. ^ Otterson, Joe (August 18, 2020). “Lilly Singh Sets Primetime Sketch Comedy Series at NBC”Variety.
  63. ^ Times, Economic (August 18, 2020). “Lilly Singh lands another show, will be seen on a primetime sketch comedy series at NBC”The Economic Times.
  64. ^ Arya, Prachi (September 16, 2020). “Lilly Singh Shares BTS Pic From ‘Sketchy Times’ Show, Says ‘will Frame It For My WallRepublic World.
  65. ^ Wright, Megh (August 18, 2020). “Lilly Singh to Star in a (Very Short) NBC Sketch-Comedy Series”Vulture.
  66. ^ Pedersen, Erik (October 29, 2020). Sketchy Times With Lilly Singh’ Special Streaming For Free On Peacock”Deadline.
  67. ^ Patten, Dominic (September 1, 2020). “Reese Witherspoon, Lilly Singh & Billie Eilish Among LA28 Logo High-Profile Collaborators For Casey Wasserman-Run Games”Deadline.
  68. ^ Wiseman, Andreas (October 22, 2020). Hitpig’: Peter Dinklage, Lilly Singh, Rainn Wilson, RuPaul, Hannah Gadsby & Dany Boon To Voice Animated Movie”.
  69. ^ Spangler, Todd (February 2021). “Lilly Singh Animated Princess LGBTQ Film in the Works at Digital Kids’ Studio”Variety. Retrieved March 30, 2021.
  70. ^ “Lilly Singh Ending NBC Late Night Show, Will Star in Netflix Comedy from Kenya Barris”. May 6, 2021.
  71. ^ A Little Late with Lilly Singh’ to End on NBC, Star Segues to First-Look Deal with UTAS & Developing Comedy at Netflix with Kenya Barris”. May 6, 2021.
  72. ^ “NBC, Lilly Singh to End Late-Night Show”. May 6, 2021.
  73. ^ White, Peter (May 6, 2021). A Little Late With Lilly Singh’ To End On NBC, Star Segues To First-Look Deal With UTAS & Developing Comedy At Netflix With Kenya Barris”Deadline. Retrieved May 7, 2021.
  74. ^ Ferme, Antonio (July 14, 2021). “Lilly Singh Books ‘Dollface’ Role, Her First Since Ending Late-Night Show”Variety. Retrieved July 19, 2021.
  75. ^ Want Us to Rest In Peace But don’t Want Us to Live in Peace’: Lilly Singh Voices Outrage on Ahmaud Arbery Murder” May 8, 2020. Retrieved March 30, 2021.
  76. ^ Del Rosario, Alexandra (October 12, 2020). “Mindy Kaling, Kumail Nanjiani & Lilly Singh Among Headliners For South Asian Block Party Fundraiser In Support Of Joe Biden”. Retrieved October 12, 2020.
  77. ^ Krishnan, Revathi (February 4, 2021). “Not Just Rihanna – Farmer Protests Drew Support from Global Stars Lilly Singh, Hasan Minhaj too”The Print. Retrieved March 30, 2021.
  78. ^ “UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador”UNICEF Press ReleaseArchived from the original on July 15, 2017. Retrieved July 21, 2017.
  79. ^ “Lilly Singh Visits South Africa To Meet Students Affected By Violence In School”Look to the Stars. July 26, 2018. Archived from the original on August 7, 2018. Retrieved August 7, 2018.
  80. Jump up to:a b Borges, Andre (February 28, 2014). “YouTube star Lilly Singh aka ‘Superwoman’ – The Tina Fey of Punjabis”Daily News and AnalysisArchived from the original on October 5, 2014. Retrieved July 2, 2014.
  81. ^ Patel, Arti (November 22, 2013). “Lilly Singh Superwoman: YouTube Comedians Take on White people and Indian music is hilarious”The Huffington PostArchived from the original on July 15, 2014. Retrieved July 2, 2014.
  82. ^ Cormack, Lucy (May 30, 2014). “Lilly Singh is YouTube’s Superwoman”The Sydney Morning HeraldArchivedfrom the original on June 23, 2014. Retrieved July 2, 2014.
  83. ^ Bradley, Laura (July 11, 2016). “Superwoman on the Rise: Meet Lilly Singh”HWDArchived from the original on July 26, 2017. Retrieved November 5, 2017.
  84. ^ Lambert, Bianca (October 14, 2019). “When Non-Black Minorities Adopt Black Style, Is It Still Appropriation?”The Huffington Post. Retrieved November 18, 2019.
  85. ^ Koehler, Sezin (October 21, 2019). A Little Late with Lilly Singh” Has a Code-switching Problem”Bitch. Retrieved November 18, 2019.
  86. ^ Taylor, Sharine (October 21, 2019). “Toronto’s Slang Isn’t ‘New.’ It’s Black”ViceArchived from the original on November 27, 2019. Retrieved November 18, 2019.
  87. ^ Burton, Nylah (May 8, 2019). “Taylor Swift isn’t copying Beyoncé. She’s mocking her”RaceBaitrArchived from the original on July 1, 2019. Retrieved November 18, 2019.
  88. ^ M Zhang, Muqing (August 22, 2019). “Performing Blackness Won’t Fill Our Asian-American Culture Deficit [OP-ED]”ColorLinesArchived from the original on January 11, 2020. Retrieved February 5, 2020.
  89. ^ Silman, Anna (November 1, 2019). “Lilly Singh vs. the Late-Night Jimmys In a world of suits and cynicism, is there room for the YouTuber’s rainbow unicorn vibes?”The CutArchived from the original on November 5, 2019. Retrieved November 18, 2019.
  90. ^ Bero, Tayo (September 27, 2019). “Lilly Singh’s Late-Night Show Is No Victory for All Women of Color”Teen VogueArchived from the original on December 7, 2019. Retrieved November 18, 2019.
  91. ^ Raj Kaur, Rachna (March 25, 2019). “NBC is playing it safe with Lilly Singh”NowArchived from the original on December 16, 2019. Retrieved January 23, 2020.
  92. ^ Simonpillai, Radheyan (September 9, 2019). “Lilly Singh talks late-night, Trump and cultural appropriation”NowArchived from the original on September 15, 2019. Retrieved November 18, 2019.
  93. ^ Raj Kaur, Rachna (March 25, 2019). “NBC is playing it safe with Lilly Singh”NowArchived from the original on December 7, 2019. Retrieved November 18, 2019.
  94. ^ Talwar, lolzersVidushi (June 25, 2012). “The chic Sikh chick”Yahoo!Archived from the original on July 14, 2014. Retrieved July 2, 2014.
  95. ^ “Lilly Singh: How battling Depression Turned YouTuber Lilly Singh Into a Superstar” November 13, 2015. Archived from the original on December 22, 2015. Retrieved December 15, 2015.
  96. ^ Spangler, Todd (February 25, 2019). “YouTube Star Lilly Singh Comes Out as Bisexual, Gets Outpouring of Support”VarietyArchived from the original on September 29, 2019. Retrieved January 17, 2020.
  97. ^ Spangler, Todd (February 25, 2019). “YouTube Star Lilly Singh Comes Out as Bisexual, Gets Outpouring of Support”VarietyArchived from the original on February 26, 2019. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  98. ^ Fine, Benny (December 5, 2017), F*&% the Prom, Danielle Campbell, Joel Courtney, Cameron Palatas, archived from the original on December 26, 2017, retrieved December 26, 2017
  99. ^ Vlessing, Etan (September 11, 2020). “Pierce Brosnan, Lilly Singh, Brendan Gleeson to Voice ‘Riverdance: The Animated Adventure’ Feature (Exclusive)”The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved September 12, 2020.
  100. ^ “Lilly Singh to Guest Star on “Life in PiecesThe Tracking Board. September 22, 2016. Retrieved March 30,2021.
  101. ^
  102. ^ “Bizaardvark: Paige’s Birthday Is Gonna Be Great”Zap2itArchived from the original on December 20, 2016. Retrieved December 12, 2016.
  103. ^ You Feel Like You’re Part of Something’: Lilly Singh on Being Canadian Online”CBC. April 10, 2017. Retrieved March 30, 2021.
  104. ^ “Tiffany Haddish and Lilly Singh Come on Down to ‘The Price is Right at Night. April 9, 2021.
  105. ^ “Terminator Genisys: The YouTube Chronicles Part 3”YouTube. Retrieved October 27, 2018.
  106. ^ “Announcing Girl Talk: An Epic Virtual Event with POPSUGAR, Michelle Obama, and the Girls Opportunity Alliance”. March 8, 2021.
  107. ^ Amatulli, Jenna (May 31, 2018). “Maroon 5, Cardi B’s ‘Girls Like You’ Video Is a Star-Studded Dance Party”HuffPostArchived from the original on May 31, 2018. Retrieved June 1, 2018.
  108. ^ Glicksman, Josh. “Maroon 5 Releases New Version of ‘Girls Like You’ Music Video: Watch”BillboardArchived from the original on November 3, 2018. Retrieved December 31,2018.
  109. ^ “Maroon 5 – Girls Like You (Vertical Video) featuring Cardi B”SpotifyArchived from the original on December 19, 2018. Retrieved December 28, 2018.
  110. ^ “Lilly Singh was nominated for a Shorty Award”Archived from the original on December 21, 2014. Retrieved December 26, 2014.
  111. ^ Nizami, Ainee (September 16, 2014). “Superwoman Diaries: Lilly Singh Gives Us a Sneak-Peek into #TeamSuper”. iDiva. Archived from the original on December 2, 2014. Retrieved December 26, 2014.
  112. ^ “Lilly Singh nominated for US award”Gulfnews.comArchived from the original on January 7, 2016. Retrieved August 11, 2015.
  113. ^ “Past Winners & Nominees – The Shorty Awards”shortyawards.comArchived from the original on December 6, 2017. Retrieved December 6, 2017.
  114. ^ Hurwitz, Daniel. “And the 2015 Streamy Awards nominees are …” USA TodayArchived from the original on August 24, 2015. Retrieved September 4, 2015.
  115. ^ “Streamys 5th annual nominees winners”Streamys. Archived from the original on August 16, 2015. Retrieved September 18, 2015.
  116. ^ Jessica Goodman (August 1, 2016). “Teen Choice Awards 2016: See the full list of winners”Entertainment WeeklyArchived from the original on August 3, 2016. Retrieved August 1, 2016.
  117. ^ “Winners of “Teen Choice 2016″ Announced”Teen Choice. FOX Network. August 1, 2016. Archived from the original on August 1, 2016. Retrieved August 1, 2016.
  118. ^ “Vote now for wave 3 teen choice nominees!”Teen Choice. FOX Network. Archived from the original on July 10, 2016. Retrieved July 12, 2016.
  119. ^ “Past Winners & Nominees – The Shorty Awards”shortyawards.comArchived from the original on December 6, 2017. Retrieved December 6, 2017.
  120. ^ “Nominees Announced for 6th Annual Streamy Awards” Streamys. August 24, 2016. Archived from the original on August 27, 2016. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  121. ^ “6th Annual Winners & Nominees” Streamys. Archived from the original on November 20, 2016. Retrieved October 3, 2016.
  122. ^ “People’s Choice Awards 2017: Full List of Nominees” One Three Digital, LLC. Archived from the original on November 17, 2016. Retrieved November 15,2016.
  123. ^ Ceron, Ella. “The Pretty Little Liars Were ALL Nominated for the Same EXACT Award”Teen VogueArchived from the original on June 20, 2017. Retrieved August 14, 2017.
  124. ^ Haring, Bruce. “2017 Streamy Awards Winners List”DeadlineArchived from the original on September 27, 2017. Retrieved September 27, 2017.
  125. ^ “Announcing the Honorees for the 1st Annual Purpose Awards | The Streamy Awards”The Streamy Awards. August 16, 2017. Archived from the original on October 25, 2017. Retrieved December 7, 2017.
  126. ^ “Past Winners & Nominees – The Shorty Awards”shortyawards.comArchived from the original on December 6, 2017. Retrieved December 6, 2017.
  127. Jump up to:a b Yang, Rachel (August 11, 2019). “Teen Choice Awards 2019: See the full list of winners and nominees”Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved December 12, 2020.
  128. ^ “NOMINEES ANNOUNCED FOR THE 47TH ANNUAL DAYTIME EMMY® AWARDS” (PDF)Archived (PDF)from the original on June 4, 2020. Retrieved July 8, 2020.

External links[edit]