Olivia Rodrigo expresses gratitude towards Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez while covering Variety magazine’s ‘Power of Young Hollywood’ issue

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Olivia Rodrigo is a world renowned name in the music industry today, who gained immense prominence and success with her debut single ‘Driver’s License’, that went ahead to top the Billboard Hot 100 charts and ruled the No. 1 position for several weeks, making Rodrigo a worldwide singing sensation at the tender age of 18.

In a conversation with ‘Variety’, while featuring on the magazine’s ‘Power Of Young Hollywood’ issue cover, Rodrigo opened up on her fangirl moments with Taylor Swift and even expressed deep gratitude towards her and Selena Gomez for giving her their warmest welcome and support into the music industry.

The 18 year old American singer-songwriter shared, “It’s so nice to be welcomed into the music industry and so great to be supportive of other women. She wrote me a letter a while ago, and she wrote something about how you make your own luck in the world, and how you treat other people always comes back to you,” talking about her idol, Swift.

As both Rodrigo and Gomez share common Disney roots to transforming into two of the finest global popstars today, the ‘Good 4 u’ singer shared, “I met Selena, and she was so kind. She talked to me a lot about prioritizing mental health, which I think is really important in this industry.”

Rodrigo further added, “All of us were in the limelight very young. That can be taxing on your psyche and can bring about all these weird issues.”

 

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