Olivia Rodrigo has shared the actual reason why she has a fake Instagram account.
The 20-year-old singer shared her ideas about social media during an interview with The Face, printed on 21 November. After specifying that she spends a lot of time her selfies earlier than sharing them on her public Instagram – the place she has greater than 35m followers – she then confirmed that she has a fake Instagram account, additionally known as “finsta.”
Nonetheless, based on Rodrgio, she solely has the finsta for one reason, to have a look at individuals who she has a crush on.
“Nothing’s on [the finsta]. I simply use it to stalk my crushes. I’m sooo good at discovering stuff out about individuals on social media,” she stated, earlier than she let loose an “oooh” as if she was sharing some gossip.
She continued to open up about utilizing the account to have a look at her crushes, including: “It’s certainly one of my favorite pastimes.”
This isn’t the first time that Rodrigo has poked enjoyable at her crushes. Throughout an interview with Vogue in July, the “Deja Vu” singer opened up about how a lot she got here to admire Bruce Springsteen, whereas noting that he’s certainly one of her crushes.
“He’s my greatest movie star crush of all time,” she stated throughout the interview, as she was out looking for data and located a recording of his 1984 live performance in Toronto.
“I believe I might need to get this for my new residence,” she stated throughout the outing, earlier than tucking the document underneath her arm. “Yeah, you’re coming house with me.”
Along with crushes, she additionally spoke candidly about her relationship life throughout the interview with Vogue, as she shared her ideas about followers consistently desirous to know what her relationship standing is. “It’s an fascinating factor to consider,” she stated. “I perceive it. I might sit right here and be like: ‘I don’t get why individuals try this,’ however I do it so typically.”
When requested if she was single at the time, Rodrigo performed it coy, as she responded by making a so-so gesture together with her hand and saying: “I don’t know!” She playfully added: “I don’t kiss and inform.”
Throughout an interview with the New York Instances, the “good 4 u” singer additionally shared her regrets about a few of the individuals she dated, following the success of her first album, Bitter.
“I had such a need to stay and expertise issues and make errors and develop after Bitter got here out, I form of felt this stress to be this lady that I assumed everybody anticipated me to be,” Rodrigo recalled. “And I believe due to that stress, perhaps I did issues that perhaps I shouldn’t have – dated people who I shouldn’t have.”
Whereas she described her strategy to relationships as comparatively “tame”, she additionally stated that her experiences in relationship have been mirrored in the lyrics and themes of her second album, Guts.
Following the viral success of her early profession, after releasing her first single, “Driver’s Licence,” in January 2021, Rodrigo’s love life has continued to make headlines. Though she by no means publicly confirmed the relationship, she was rumoured to be relationship Adam Faze from June 2021 till February 2022. When Rodrigo launched her hit music, “Vampire” in June 2023, followers have been fast to imagine that the tune was about Faze.
Shortly after her rumoured cut up from Faze, Rodrigo was romantically linked to singer Zach Bia for six months, with followers additionally assuming that “Vampire” could possibly be about him. Nonetheless, Bia denied that hypothesis throughout an interview with GQ in September, saying: “I don’t assume it’s actually about me. I believe the web simply ran with it.”
“Look, I’m in the business so I understand how a music will get made,” he added, earlier than claiming that their romance wasn’t breakup-track worthy. “We frolicked, we’re each busy, and we ended up not furthering our relationship. There was by no means any drama, you realize?”