Girl in Red is the stage name of Norwegian singer-songwriter and musician Marie Ulven Ringheim. Born on February 16, 1999, in Horten, Norway, she grew up in a musical family and started playing the guitar at the age of 14.
Marie started writing and recording her own music at home and released her debut single "I Wanna Be Your Girlfriend" in 2018. The song quickly gained popularity on social media and streaming platforms, earning her a dedicated fanbase. She released her debut EP, "chapter 1," later that year, which included the hit single and three other tracks.
In 2019, Girl in Red released the singles "We Fell In Love In October" and "Dead Girl In The Pool," which also gained acclaim from fans and critics. She performed at several festivals across Europe, including Roskilde Festival and Oslo Pride, and embarked on her first headlining tour in 2020.
Girl in Red's music is often described as indie pop and bedroom pop, with introspective and confessional lyrics about love, mental health, and relationships. She has cited artists such as Tegan and Sara, The 1975, and Phoebe Bridgers as influences on her music.
In addition to her music career, Marie is also an advocate for mental health awareness and often speaks about her own struggles with anxiety and depression in interviews and on social media. She also uses her platform to support LGBTQ+ rights and encourages her fans to be themselves and embrace their identities.
So far, Girl in Red has released one EP and several singles, and has amassed millions of streams on platforms such as Spotify and YouTube. She continues to grow her fanbase and make a name for herself in the music industry as a talented and authentic artist.