Kay One: Pietro Lombardi is "always there when you need him"

Kay One and Pietro Lombardi are also good friends apart from music. What the rapper likes about Lombardi, he revealed in an interview.

Kay One (36) is currently taking off with his new song "Bachata" and is spreading a good mood together with singer Cristobal. "I think that it is always important that you are in a good mood through music. You can just switch off and relax and of course celebrate too," says Kay One in an interview with the news agency spot on news. "Bachata" is not his first Latin song. "I really like Latino," he says. After "VIP" with the duo The Product G&B and "Señorita" with Pietro Lombardi (28) "I wanted to try something completely new in this genre".

With his singing colleagues Lombardi and Mike Singer (20) he is not only connected by a love of music, but also by a close friendship. "I am very grateful to them," says Kay One. "We all support each other when new music comes along." What does the rapper particularly like about Pietro Lombardi? "He has a big heart and is always there when you need him. You can laugh a lot with him." The friendship with the singer already existed "before we made music together," continues Kay One. Will there be another song for the friends together soon? "Let yourself be surprised," he says covered.

Kay One raves about Pietro Lombardi's girlfriend Laura Maria

The two friends also do a lot together privately. So it's not surprising that the 36-year-old has already met Lombardi's new girlfriend. It was only last week that the singer made his relationship with influencer Laura Maria (24) public. "She's really a great person," enthuses Kay One about her. "I'm very happy for them both and I wish them all the best."

And what about Kay One herself in love? "I'm single. But I'm not looking. I think you shouldn't plan something like that. If I should get to know someone in the future and it fits, then you can keep looking," the 36-year-old clarifies.

What does Kay One think of the new "DSDS" jury?

After Pietro Lombardi surprisingly left the "DSDS" jury in 2020, another friend of Kay One has moved up: Mike Singer. Kay One herself was also on the jury for the casting show in 2014. "I'm still celebrating and watching the show," he says. From the new jury he "only knows Mike and Dieter (Bohlen, editor's note) personally, so I can't say anything about the other two. But I'm still very curious how the new season will be." In addition to Bohlen and Singer, Michael Wendler (48) and Maite Kelly (40) sit in the jury chairs for the new season.

In addition to "Deutschland sucht den Superstar", the rapper has also appeared in other TV shows. In 2015 and 2016 he shot his own documentary soap operas "Princess Wanted" and "Singer Wanted". He is not averse to new TV shows. "I've just had a few talks about new TV formats. If everything works out, I'll of course announce it," he reveals. And Kay One also has big plans for the future musically. "A new album is not planned at the moment, but there will still be many new songs as singles!"