Earlier this year on January 8, new sensation Olivia Rodrigo unveiled her first song titled “drivers license” which went on to break several major records. Firstly, it debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 and held the top spot for eight consecutive weeks, it has s been RIAA Certified 2x Platinum and is the first song this year to be RIAA certified at Gold, Platinum, and double-Platinum, followed by topping at 40 radio for the fifth consecutive week, with the companion music video amassing over 170 million total views.
And now latest, Olivia has released another mesmerizing music video titled “deja vu” which completes with sparkling piano melodies, buzzing guitar synths, and Rodrigo’s soaring vocals, “deja vu” further cements her status as the most promising young artist to emerge this year.
deja vu is written by Rodrigo, she says, “The concept of deja vu has always fascinated me and I thought it would be cool to use it in a song around the complex feelings after a relationship ends.” Further added, “I started writing and recording ‘deja vu’ last fall and had so much fun creating the different melodies and sonic textures that you hear throughout.”
Check out the song below:
The official music video of “deja vu” is captured on Malibu Beach, directed by Allie Avital and co-starring Talia Ryder, which made its global broadcast premiere on MTV Live, MTVU, and across MTV’s global network of channels, as well as on the ViacomCBS Times Square billboard.
And deja vu is from Olivia’s forthcoming debut album, which full album will be released on Friday, May 21, 2021, via Geffen Records also produced by Rodrigo’s frequent collaborator and co-writer, Dan Nigro (Conan Gray, Carly Rae Jepsen, Lewis Capaldi).