There was also the added pressure of being in show business. “Most 14-year-olds aren’t in a room with adults being like, ‘So, what’s your brand?'” Rodrigo explained.
Now at 18, Rodrigo has found success in just being herself. “I just want to be effortless, I guess,” Rodrigo concluded. “Whether it’s in my fashion or my songs or my social media, I want to just be like, ‘Yo, this is me. And I’m sometimes weird as f––k, and I’m sometimes polished and put together.’ I think that’s the antithesis of a brand.”
Revisit SNL‘s Rodrigo-inspired segment on Peacock!