Avril Lavigne has been in the music industry for two decades and is now loved by younger singers like Olivia Rodrigo. Rodrigo, 18, wasn’t even alive when Lavigne, 37, put out her first album Let Go in 2002.
The Canadian hitmaker tells The Forty-Five of being cited as an influence by today’s leading Gen-Z artists: “I feel very lucky that so many of these younger artists have mentioned me as someone that they were inspired by. “It’s really cool.
A lot of people say that to me when I meet them now at this point in my career, and it’s really flattering. It’s not something I ever expected when I started making music, so to hear that now is really rewarding.” READ MORE: Avril Lavigne Says He Upcoming Album Is Inspired By Green Day And Is ‘ARead more on etcanada.com