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 stated of Jennifer Lopez within the early 2000s, when she most definitely did — “Excessive College Musical: The Musical: The Collection” actress Olivia Rodrigo stated Tuesday that she couldn’t presumably have written a track about her rumored ex’s rumored new girlfriend as a result of she merely isn’t acquainted sufficient together with her.
“I truly don’t know her in any respect,” Rodrigo, 18, stated on “Radio.com LIVE!” of “The Goodwin Video games” actress Carpenter, 21, who’s rumored to be the topic of her seven-week Billboard Sizzling 100 No. 1 hit “Drivers License.”
“I feel we’ve met a couple of times in passing, however I’ve by no means had a dialog together with her, so I don’t assume I might write a track that was significant or emotional about any individual that I don’t know,” Rodrigo went on.
Followers consider Rodrigo wrote “Drivers License” about her “Excessive College Musical” costar and fan-alleged ex-boyfriend Joshua Bassett, 20, who followers additionally consider is now courting Carpenter.
“And also you’re most likely with that blonde woman / who at all times made me doubt / she’s a lot older than me / she’s every thing 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 “Pores and skin,” which followers guessed was a clap again to Rodrigo because the messy feud continued on.
“Saturday Evening Stay” riffed on the track in its ultimate February episode.
“Olivia wrote about Joshua Bassett who’s allegedly now with Sabrina Carpenter — hear man,” Regé-Jean Web page advised 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 totally the kindest particular person in the entire world,” Rodrigo stated of Swift in an interview, earlier than revealing that, “Really, final evening — like actually 12 hours in the past — I bought a bundle from her with this handwritten be aware. And he or she gave me this ring as a result of she stated she wore one similar to it when she wrote ‘Purple’ and he or she needed me to have one prefer it … and like all of this superb stuff, she’s like hand-wrapped these items.”