Why Lourdes Leon Needed Independence From “Control Freak” Mom Madonna
Lourdes Leon wanted to get into her personal groove.
In a chat with Debi Mazar for Interview Journal, revealed Oct. 14, the 25-year-old mannequin and oldest daughter of superstar-singer Madonna defined why she sought to realize a way of freedom and monetary independence exterior of her upbringing after graduating highschool.
“We do not get any handouts in my household,” Lourdes shared. “Clearly, I grew up with excessive privilege. There is no denying that. However I feel my mother noticed all these different children of well-known individuals, and he or she was like, ‘My children will not be going to be like this.’ Additionally, I really feel like in case your mother and father pay for issues, then it offers them leverage over you. My mother is such a management freak, and he or she has managed me my entire life. I wanted to be fully impartial from her as quickly as I graduated highschool.”
Earlier this yr, the Vogue cowl mannequin, whose father is Madonna’s ex Carlos Leon, revealed in an interview with the publication that she paid for her personal faculty tuition and selected to presently reside in Brooklyn, since she considers herself a proud New Yorker.