Willow Smith Shaves Her Head On Stage
While performing a pop-punk version of her debut song, 'Whip My Hair.'
Willow Smith celebrated the release of her new album ‘lately I feel EVERYTHING’ with an electrifying hour-long set on Facebook Watch. The jam-packed performance included a rock version of her 2010 debut song ‘Whip My Hair.’
During the track rendition, Willow sat on a stool playing electric guitar and got her hair shaved off by her hairstylist. “When I made, Whip My Hair, I didn’t know it was an important thing because I was just expressing my joy, expressing myself. Young Willow was just so fearless,” she said in a behind-the-scenes interview, noting that this is the third time she has shaved her head. “I’m always shaving my head at monumental times in my life, when things are really changing, and this is one of those moments.” In her latest album, the singer has shifted genres and is now entering her pop-punk era. Collaborating with rock icons Avril Lavigne and Travis Barker for songs like ‘G R O W’ and ‘Transparent Soul.’
Willow has also inspired her mom, Jada Pinkett Smith, to shave her head. The actress re-posted an Instagram photo of herself and Willow revealing her new look with the caption: “Willow made me do it because it was time to let go.”