Olivia Isabel Rodrigo, the girl who amazed us with her Deja Vu song is awaiting her 20th birthday after a fortnight from today.
The American singer, songwriter, and actress was born in Murrieta, California on 20th February 2003 to Jennifer, a school teacher, and Chris Rodrigo, a family therapist.
Stepping Into The Industry
It was right from her lead roles on the TV show Bizaardvark and New Girl on the Disney channel, she was noticed for the first time.
Later on, she was seen in High School Musical: The Musical: The Series (2019). However, she gave her first screen appearance at the age of 12 in a TV commercial back in 2015.
Her debut appearance in a film was An American Girl: Grace Stirs Up Success (2015). Then after being a part of a few shows and movies, she made her first solo song “Driver’s Licence” in the year 2021. The song was a hit and made many records and also topped the global charts in days.
Right after the release of Driver’s License in 2021 and its huge success, Olivia subsequently added Deja Vu and Good 4 You to her hit list in the same year.
Next to it, before she stepped into the next year her complete debut album was released with the title sour, which was a wide commercial success and gained significant attention from critics.
Another milestone of Olivia’s career was her documentary Olivia Rodrigo: Driving Home 2 U, in which she gives the outline of her album Sour and its making. This documentary was released in 2022 on Disney+ and directed by Stacy Lee.
Last year, Olivia won three Grammys for her song Driver’s License and Sour. In the same year, she also won the Brits Award for Good 4 U and was recognized for her other works.
Together, including these, she took 20 awards home and was nominated 15 times more for several titles.
Olivia Rodrigo’s Net Worth And Personal Life
Though she was born in Murrieta, Olivia currently lives in Los Angeles. She is also a solo child to her parents and was born with Pisces as her zodiac sign.
Coming to her familial background, Olivia is actually a Filipino American since her father is of Filipino ancestry and her mother has German Irish ancestry.
She claimed American citizenship as her paternal great-grandfather settled in the USA, however, her family follows Filipino cuisine and culture. Her singing skills were early discovered, and she started to follow vocal and piano lessons by five.
Later when she was 12, she began to play guitars and from the early stages itself, She grew up listening to alternative rock music as well. She was greatly influenced by Tailor Swift and Lorde to step into singing and songwriting.
Olivia claims herself as Taylor Swift’s biggest fan “in the whole world” and also mentioned that The White Stripes band member Jack White is her hero of all heroes.
Other celebrities who influenced Liv include Fiona Apple, Alanis Morissette, St.Vincent, Cardi B, Kacey Musgraves, Gwen Stefani, and Avril Lavinge.
The net worth of this about to turn 20 singer is $500,000 as of last year. But, the details shared by Celebrity Net worth suggest that she is worth $8 million in 2023. Currently, Olivia has over 29.6 million followers on Instagram and around 20 million on Twitter.
At a young age, she achieved enough recognition and fame. She also has become a famous pop sensation across the globe right after releasing a few of her songs. Right now, Olivia is dating Conan Gray, an American Singer and Social Media personality.