The colours of Olivia Rodrigo‘s debut album have many shades of which means.
The “drivers license” singer advised Vogue in an interview for the 2022 Met Gala that she has “minor, child synesthesia.” Synesthesia is a neurological situation by which, when one sense is activated, one other unrelated sense is activated on the identical time. In Olivia’s case, when she hears music, she additionally sees coloration. And when she’s listening to her personal music, she sees a variety of the identical coloration.
Olivia shared with Vogue, “Plenty of the songs on SOUR are purple.”
She added, “‘drivers license’ is purple, however ‘good 4 u’ is sort of a purple-ly blue. ‘jealousy, jealousy’ is like brilliant pink. ‘deja vu’ is like orange and pink and light-weight purple.'”
Olivia’s situation additionally explains why all of her SOUR album cowl and march is drenched in shades of purple. Actually, she’s made the colour a part of her signature aesthetic on-line and on tour.