Is Mariah Carey mentoring this lady?
In a radio interview evocative of the pop diva’s penchant for pretending she doesn’t know rival entertainers — “I don’t know her,” Carey most famously mentioned of Jennifer Lopez within the early 2000s, when she most actually did — “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series” actress Olivia Rodrigo mentioned Tuesday that she couldn’t presumably have written a music about her rumored ex’s rumored new girlfriend as a result of she merely isn’t acquainted sufficient together with her.
“I actually don’t know her at all,” Rodrigo, 18, mentioned on “Radio.com LIVE!” of “The Goodwin Games” actress Carpenter, 21, who’s rumored to be the topic of her seven-week Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 hit “Drivers License.”
“I think we’ve met once or twice in passing, but I’ve never had a conversation with her, so I don’t think I could write a song that was meaningful or emotional about somebody that I don’t know,” Rodrigo went on.
Fans consider Rodrigo wrote “Drivers License” about her “High School Musical” costar and fan-alleged ex-boyfriend Joshua Bassett, 20, who followers additionally consider is now courting Carpenter.
“And you’re probably with that blonde girl / who always made me doubt / she’s so much older than me / she’s everything I’m insecure about,” go the lyrics which shut listeners consider are about Carpenter, who’s blonde and three years older than Rodrigo.
Carpenter then launched “Skin,” which followers guessed was a clap again to Rodrigo because the messy feud continued on.
“Saturday Night Live” riffed on the music in its remaining February episode.
“Olivia wrote about Joshua Bassett who’s allegedly now with Sabrina Carpenter — listen man,” Regé-Jean Page instructed Pete Davidson within the sketch.
This month, Taylor Swift gifted Rodrigo a particular ring impressed by one from the Grammy winner’s personal assortment. “She is absolutely the kindest individual in the whole world,” Rodrigo mentioned of Swift in an interview, earlier than revealing that, “Actually, last night — like literally 12 hours ago — I got a package from her with this handwritten note. And she gave me this ring because she said she wore one just like it when she wrote ‘Red’ and she wanted me to have one like it … and like all of this amazing stuff, she’s like hand-wrapped these gifts.”