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Ava Max Reveals the Funny Story Behind Her Haircut

Ava Max Reveals the Funny Story Behind Her Haircut

Ava Max is opening up about her background, as well as her style.

The 27-year-old “Kings & Queens” superstar sat down for an interview with the Spout Podcast.

Here’s what she had to say…

On growing up first generation Albanian: “My parents and my brother were all born in Albania. My brother left when he was around seven and then they stayed in France for a year when they escaped Albania at the time because it was communist. So when they stayed in France for the year, it was funny, my brother started speaking French and I was almost born in France, so I could have been a French baby. And that would have been cool, could have been eating croissants since birth. But my dad wanted to come here. So I was born in Wisconsin. They only knew Albanian when I was born, so I only knew Albanian. So when I went to kindergarten, I didn’t know English. Maybe just hi and bye. And then I had an ESL teacher up until like eighth grade.”

On whether she wears a wig: “I wear wigs on photoshoots and videos just because I don’t want to fry my hair off. On a set, you straighten your hair, you curl it, you spray it with all these chemicals. So I decided to wear wigs on music video sets and photoshoots because I did style my hair once and it was just so tough and dry the next day. I’m like, what if I did this every day and have no hair left? So I’m like, you know what? That’s what I’m gonna do. So I kind of protect my hair that way. But everyday life. It’s me.”

On her signature hair style: “Okay, so this is really funny. I was legit baking and of course I leave the cookies in for too long because I was messing with all these wigs, cutting my hair, I was dying my hair. I had the whole day to myself, the whole place myself. I was relaxing. That’s my way of relaxing…messing with my hair. So this was about almost four years ago now, which is crazy. My cookies were burning and I started running down the stairs, like I mean sprinting. The place is like getting all smoky. They were dead. They were like, they were black little cookies…I started going up the stairs, and I forgot to cut the other side. And I’m like, wait, I kinda like this. And I started wearing it a few days. And then some people were like that is hideous. And then some people were like, Oh, that’s kind of cool. I’ve never seen that before. So I went with it.”

Last year, Ava Max reacted to surgery accusations.

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