Willow Smith — now recognized mononymously as WILLOW — slayed because the musical visitor on Saturday Night time Dwell! The daughter of Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith, 21, headlined her first-ever efficiency on Oct. 8 present, performing her moody rock monitor “Curious/Livid” for her first efficiency. “I all the time knew there was an order to this/The wind within the timber whispering arithmetic,” she crooned on stage because the lights shone an ombré shade of purple. “I all the time knew I attempted my greatest to speak again/Refract the knowledge to heal the abyss,” she continued.
Her look embraced her rock ‘n’ roll vibe with a bikini high beneath a leather-based jacket, and leather-based pants. She accessorized with silver physique chains and layered silver necklaces for the efficiency, which performed off her easy however daring glam. Willow’s black cat liner entrance and middle by way of the efficiency alongside along with her glowing complexion.
The Crimson Desk Speak host appeared on the collection earlier this 12 months when she carried out along with her good friend Camila Cabello, 25, to carry out their monitor “Psychofreak” in April 2022. The buddies twinned in edgy seems as they rocked the crowed at Studio 8H with their infectious and horny single that appeared on Camila’s album Familia, which dropped that very same month. Willow was an unannounced shock visitor on the episode, which was applauded by followers and critics as she demonstrated for vocal vary and vulnerability.
Willow just lately dropped her personal new music again in August, together with single “hover like a GODDESS” — whereas concurrently dropping her personal final identify and taking inventive liberties with capitalization. The only is the lead music from her new album COPINGMECHANISM, which was initially set to drop on Sept. 23 however pushed again to an Oct. 7 launch. The album is anticipated to be pop-punk, very like her prior tasks — together with collaborative album with ex-boyfriend Tyler Cole (additionally recognized collectively as band The Nervousness).
The rising artist has beforehand been open about how her spirituality has influenced her music. “Life is a wonderful thriller,” Willow stated to The Face in 2021. “And once you take a look at it by way of the eyes of science and spirituality, nothing is ever mundane…“It’s positively one thing that I take into consideration each day,” she added when speaking about her collaboration with Travis Barker, “t r a n s p a r e n t s o u l.”