Olivia Rodrigo is back but this time with her latest single and we are here to tell you everything about her. The Drivers License singer was first seen on Disney+ show High School Musical: The Musical – The Series. The show started back in the fall of 2019 and from then fans have been waiting for Olivia Rodrigo to release her own music.
Who is Olivia Rodrigo?
Olivia Rodrigo is a 17-year old actress and singer. She is best known for her role in High School Musical: The Musical – The Series. She was born on February 20, 2003.
Olivia Rodrigo was born in Temecula, California, USA and then she moved to Los Angeles to pursue her acting career. She grew up in Murrieta, California with her mother and father. Olivia has always been surrounded by the family’s Filipino lineage while growing up. She is a Filipina-American.
What is Olivia Rodrigo’s net worth?
Olivia Rodrigo’s net worth is roughly around $500,000. The star has been acting from a very young age and has appeared on several shows. She is a singer and actress by profession.
When did Olivia Rodrigo’s career begin?
Olivia Rodrigo first appeared on the screen in 2015 in American Girl movie as Grace Thomas and later in Grace Stirs Up Success. She also appeared in the Fox comedy New Girl.
She became a common household name with Disney channel’s Bizaardvark in 2016 where she played Paige Olvera. She also appeared in various other Disney shows like Disney Channel Stars: Ducktales Theme Song (2017) and Disney Channel Stars: Legendary (2018).
What Olivia Rodrigo plays in High School Musical: The Musical – The Series?
Olivia Rodrigo grabbed the role of Nini Salazar-Roberts in 2019’s High School Musical: The Musical – The Series. This was the first original content that got streamed on Disney of Olivia. She played the role of Gabriella Montez from the original series in the Disney productions and sang all the songs herself. While her voice suited perfectly for the role the actor didn’t launch her own single.
What is Olivia Rodrigo’s new single Drivers License?
On January 8, Olivia Rodrigo released her own single Drivers License. As reported by Entertainment Tonight in December 2020, she revealed that she recorder her single during the quarantine period. She said, “Joshua actually challenged me to write a song every day of quarantine. We both fell off a little bit, but definitely challenging myself creatively was something that happened a lot over lockdown.”
She is signed under the label of Geffen Records which is owned by Universal. She released her single Drivers License with them. Her latest has been already compared to pop stars like Taylor Swift and Lorde.
Did Olivia Rodrigo also write songs?
Yes, the talented actress also wrote songs like “All I Want”, Nini’s standout song in High School Musical: The Musical: The Series all by herself which has been streamed over 187 million times on Spotify and has been in Disney’s Gold category. She also co-wrote “Just For a Moment” with Joshua Bassett for the show.
Who is Olivia Rodrigo’s boyfriend?
She has been linked to most of her co-stars for relationships but nothing has been publicly admitted about it from the actress. Olivia Rodrigo has been most often linked with Joshua Bassett her HSMTMTS co-star. It is also said that she dated her Bizzaardvark co-star Ethan Wacker. We can see a lot of images of Ethan on her social media.
Fans also believe that her song Drivers License is all about co-star Joshua. The song describes an ex who has moved on from her and fans think that it’s about Joshua Bassett and Sabrina Carpenter’s relationship.
Who is Olivia Rodrigo’s inspiration?
Olivia Rodrigo has stated in may interviews that her inspiration is Taylor Swift. She often posts covers of the singers on her social media. Taylor Swift has even responded to this super-fan by sending her the “Cardigan” merch when Taylor’s Folklore came out in 2020.