|Model, philosophy student and singer Petite Meller makes a surreal sight in her blonde pigtails and statement blusher. She certainly is one of a kind.
After all there can’t be many pop stars studying for an MA in psychoanalysis at the Sorbonne who’ve kissed a giraffe in Kenya, but Petite Meller is one.
Her NYC Time and Backpack seven-inch singles started the buzz in 2014, the Parisian with the peroxide pigtails bounced into clear view online in February 2015 via Baby Love, a jubilant piano-house anthem with a video shot in Africa that starred inquisitive local fauna and some seriously talented school kids.
Recently, she reminded us that we’re all animals in Barbaric, a French filtered-disco banger that Kylie would have given her gold hot pants for.
Learn all you need to know about the most exciting pop star to come along in a long time.
WGSN spoke to Petite Meller for an exclusive interview on what inspires her and her approach to fashion. Shot in the Gladstone Library at London’s One Whitehall Place.