Grace VanderWaal Talks Being Inspired by Ariana Grande, 'Stargirl,' New Music at WIM 2018: Watch


Grace VanderWaal caught up with Billboard’s Chelsea Briggs and Tetris Kelly on the pink carpet on the 13th annual Women in Music occasion, chatting about her love of Ariana Grande, her new film Stargirl and what followers can anticipate from her subsequent album.

Speaking of Billboard’s girl of the 12 months Ariana Grande, VanderWaal says, “She’s actually inspirational, particularly this 12 months. She’s been by way of a lot and got here out with new work and new music and got here out stronger. I simply assume that’s so wonderful.”

Asked about her expertise filming the Disney film Stargirl, VanderWaal reveals that she was so scared and nervous about it at first, however that it genuinely modified her life. “I really got here out a unique particular person and I miss everybody from the solid a lot,” she says.

“I in all probability made the closest mates I’ve ever made in my total life,” VanderWaal continues. “I’ve solely ever actually been near my brother and sister, and so I’ve by no means actually had mates earlier than. That sounds so unhappy! But the solid had been genuinely like a household now and I can’t await a sequel, truthfully. I simply wanna see all of them once more.”

Asked if there are plans for a sequel, the singer replies, “I don’t know something, however there’s a second ebook, so watch the film, after which there could be a sequel!”

In the interview, VanderWaal additionally offers followers a teaser of what they’ll anticipate from her subsequent album, which she says might be launched in early 2019. “My music is genuinely the identical [as before], besides you hear what I’ve been by way of and also you hear me rising up somewhat bit,” she says. “I can’t wait so that you can hear it, although. It’s so quickly.”

You can watch the total video interview with Grade VanderWaal above.

Grace VanderWaal Talks Being Inspired by Ariana Grande, 'Stargirl,' New Music at WIM 2018: Watch