Olivia Rodrigo is out with her new one “Deja Vu,” off her forthcoming debut album, out May 21st.
Rodrigo commences the track by listing a sequence of passionate reminiscences with a spouse: “Car trip to Malibu/Strawberry ice cream/1 spoon for two,” she sings earlier mentioned an idyllic chorus of la-la-las. She miracles if her former partner’s new lover is aware of that these are all the items she utilized to do with her ex. “Do you get deja vu when she’s with you?” she asks on the chorus. The song grows more substantial as it goes on, main up to a refrain of gang vocals on the bridge/outro. “Perform her piano but she doesn’t know/That I was the a person that taught you Billy Joel/A distinct girl now but there’s nothing new/I know you get deja vu,” she sings.
The movie opens with Rodrigo driving by Malibu with strawberry ice cream prior to ending up at a mossy house. Within, she sees a girl (performed by Talia Ryder) attempting on a green gown. Right after leaving the to start with house, she goes back again to her property and reveals that she has the exact exact gown. From there, Rodrigo and Ryder swap spots in the same scenes and outfits as Rodrigo watches them all on a pile of outdated tv sets. The movie finishes with the same opening scene, this time with Ryder driving the auto.
Rodrigo co-wrote the tune with Dan Nigro, who also developed her hit direct one “Drivers License.” The pair penned the music in a person day final fall and have performed with distinctive variations of it at any time considering the fact that. “I’m truly obsessed with the notion of deja vu and I feel it is this kind of a interesting, psychedelic, amazing detail,” she tells Rolling Stone. Rodrigo will get deja vu all the time and considered it would be a fantastic metaphor to use for a partnership. “Sometimes when you split up with a person and watch them are living the lifetime they lived [with you] with an additional partner, that can be truly annoying. I consider that’s a common, relatable thing that happens,” she says.
Rodrigo released her debut one “Drivers License” in January. The track grew to become a Quantity A person strike and reigned on the charts right until March. Prior to releasing her own music, the 18-12 months-previous singer-songwriter arrived up by Disney. She at present stars in the Disney+ series Significant Faculty Musical: The Musical: The Collection.