Seventeen-year-old singer and actress Olivia Rodrigo is currently a big hit with her debut single
The song breaks records on Spotify after being streamed 6.1 million times in the United States in the past 24 hours.
She also broke a worldwide record:
was the most listened to song in 24 hours with 13.4 million streams, with the exception of Christmas songs.
Mariah Carey set the record at over 17.2 million last Christmas with
All I Want For Christmas Is You
Rodrigo gained fame as an actress for her role in
High School Musical: The Musical - The Series
, for which she also sang and released several songs.
which she wrote about the moment she got her driver's license shortly after her relationship with her boyfriend ended, is, however, seen as her debut as a solo artist.
She co-wrote the song with producer Dan Nigro, who previously worked with artists such as Kylie Minogue and Conan Gray.
Rodrigo is also surprised at the success of her single on social media.
"I would not have dared to think this in my wildest dreams," she writes.
"Thanks for listening. I can't believe this is actually happening."
Drivers license is
currently number one
in both the Dutch top fifty and the worldwide top fifty of Spotify
Olivia Rodrigo - drivers license