Laura Pergolizzi, known popularly by her stage name, LP is an American singer and songwriter. As a songwriter, she has written songs for the likes of Cher, Rihanna, Leona Lewis, Mylène Farmer, The Backstreet Boys, Céline Dion, and Christina Aguilera. She is best known for her hit single, “Lost On You”. Her debut album, “Heart-Shaped Scar” was released in 2001 and since then, she has released four more albums and three EPs. Laura has some interesting tattoos on her body that tell her story. Let us take a look at the ones she has and the meanings they hold.
1. Ship Tattoo
Tattoo: The middle part of her chest contains a large tattoo of a ship, sailing on waves with birds flying in the background. There are also two eagles tattooed just below the ship with a banner in the middle that contains the words, “FOREVER FOR NOW” written on it.
Meaning: The words, “FOREVER FOR NOW” represents the name of a song that LP released.
Right Arm Tattoos
2. Eagle Tattoo
Tattoo: The right upper arm of the singer contains a tattoo of an eagle on it.
Meaning: LP got this tattoo to show her love for the American culture and her country. She chose the tattoo of the eagle as the bald eagle is the national emblem of the United States.
3. Bolt Tattoo
Tattoo: The inner side of her right forearm contains a lightning bolt tattooed on it along with the letters, “T, C, and B” tattooed around it.
Meaning: LP’s bolt tattoo represents her love and respect for the late singer, Elvis Presley as it is a design that was created by him. The “TCB” stands for, “Takin’ Care of Business.” and was regarded as his motto. TCB was also the name of his backing band.
4. Bicep Tattoo
Tattoo: LP’s right bicep contains the word, “любовь” tattooed on it.
Meaning: The word tattooed on her bicep is a Russian word that means Love.
5. Star Tattoo
Tattoo: The upper side of her right arm, near her wrist, contains a tattoo of a small star on it.
Left Arm Tattoos
6. Heart and Arrow Tattoo
Tattoo: The upper left arm of the singer contains a tattoo of a heart on it. There is also an arrow tattooed that is piercing the heart. The whole design contains a banner wrapped around it that reads, “Marie”
Meaning: LP got this tattoo to show her love for her mother, Marie, whom she lost to cancer.
7. Letter Tattoo
Tattoo: The outer side of her left forearm contains the letter, “L” tattooed on it.
Meaning: The “L” on her forearm represents her own name, Laura.
8. Moth Tattoo
Tattoo: LP’s left middle finger contains a tattoo of a moth on it.
9. Chicken Tattoo
Tattoo: The upper side of the singer’s right foot contains a tattoo of an angry cartoon chicken on it.