• Olivia Rodrigo Woke Up to Taylor Swift's Comment About ‘Drivers License': ‘I Just About Died'

    2 days ago - By Billboard

    When Olivia Rodrigo isn't busy being a record-breaking pop star with her debut single “Drivers License,” she's catching the attention from one of the world's biggest pop stars, Taylor Swift .
    The 17-year-old singer-songwriter and self-proclaimed “biggest Swiftie in the whole world” told Apple Music's Zane Lowe on Thursday about being woken up by a phone call telling her to check Instagram and how she “just about died” when she saw the “Willow” singer comment on her massive success.
    “I was dead asleep and my friend called me on the phone and I was like, ‘Oh my God, it's 6 a.m. Can I call...
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  • ‘We've Never Seen Anything Like This': Spotify Reacts to Olivia Rodrigo's Record-Breaking ‘Drivers License'

    2 days ago - By Billboard

    Olivia Rodrigo 's official debut single “Drivers License” has taken over the pop world since its debut last Friday , dominating social media and streaming services with its powerful songwriting, heartfelt performance and real-world dramatic intrigue .
    On one of those streaming services, it's even making history: Spotify confirmed that, on Monday , “Drivers License” set the platform's record for most streams in a day for a non-holiday song, with over 15.17M global streams (and that on Jan. 12, the song continued to beat its own record, with over 17.01M streams). And the song keeps growing...
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