Song: In The Kitchen
Artist: Reneé Rapp
Album: Everything to Everyone (2022)
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In The Kitchen is SPD’s favorite Reneé Rapp song. In general, SPD are big fans of Reneé Rapp and have featured her music in two different podcast episodes – #22 and #25.
Reneé Rapp is an American actress and singer-songwriter. In 2019, she made her Broadway debut as Regina George in the musical “Mean Girls,” a role for which she won the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical. Prior to her Broadway debut, she appeared in various regional theater productions and gained a following Instagram and TikTok. She is currently acting in the HBO show Sex Lives of College Girls.
At the end of 2022, Reneé released her first EP, Everything to Everyone. Every song is great, making it almost impossible to choose a favorite. Her music is characterized by her powerful and soulful vocals, which are often paired with pop and rock-inspired instrumentals. Her songwriting often explores themes of love, heartbreak, and self-discovery, with lyrics that are introspective and relatable. After coming out as bisexual, she became an LGBTQ+ icon and her music has been described as vulnerable yet confident.