"My girl, my girl, my girl
You will be my girl"
—"we fell in love in october"
Marie Ulven Ringheim (born 16 February 1999) is a Norwegian Indie Pop Singer-Songwriter better known as girl in red. After getting her start on SoundCloud in 2016, she earned a large online following. Her music often focuses on queer themes and mental health. She released her debut studio album if i could make it go quiet in 2021.
tropes in red:
- all lowercase letters: Her stage name is stylized in lowercase, and her album and all of her songs are also lowercase.
- Bedroom Pop: Some of her music is bedroom pop. She got her start releasing music on SoundCloud that she wrote in her bedroom.
- Gayngst: Many of her songs focus on angst related to being a lesbian.
- Indie Pop: Most of the music she writes is categorized as indie pop, and she isn't part of a major label.
- Intercourse with You: "bad idea!" is about having sex with someone and instantly regretting it.
- Lady in Red: While her stage name implies such imagery and she often wears red, this is ultimately Averted, as she doesn't fit the trope.
- Sexy Packaging: The cover for the single "bad idea!" is a woman taking off her shirt, exposing her breasts.