Olivia Rodrigo has once again captivated audiences with the release of the deluxe edition of her second album, “GUTS.” With her expanded version, appropriately titled “GUTS (Spilled),” she invites listeners into a deeper exploration of her artistry and emotions. Featuring five new tracks, this deluxe edition not only adds to the narrative of “GUTS” but also provides a fresh perspective on Rodrigo’s growth as an artist.

Among the standout additions is the new track, "So American," which Rodrigo recorded after the release of the initial album. This romantic and catchy tune hints at a blossoming relationship, possibly with English actor Louis Partridge, fueling speculation among fans. Its inclusion adds a layer of optimism and love to the album's thematic exploration.

Accompanying "So American" are four other songs, previously available only as "secret" tracks on various vinyl releases. These tracks—"Obsessed," "Stranger," "Girl I've Always Been," and "Scared of My Guitar"—offer diverse emotions and musical styles, further enriching the “GUTS” experience.

"Obsessed," in particular, has quickly become a fan favorite, resonating with its raw portrayal of insecurity in relationships. Rodrigo’s angst-filled lyrics capture the complexities of navigating love and jealousy, showcasing her ability to connect with audiences on a deeply personal level.

On the other hand, "Girl I've Always Been" introduces a new sound to Rodrigo's repertoire, incorporating acoustic elements and folk-inspired melodies. The song's message of staying true to oneself amidst the turmoil of a failing relationship underscores her commitment to authenticity and self-expression.

"Scared of My Guitar" delves into the therapeutic nature of songwriting, exploring the tension between artistic expression and personal vulnerability. Rodrigo's introspective lyrics poignantly convey the struggle of confronting uncomfortable truths, making it a standout track in the deluxe edition.

Closing out the album, "Stranger" offers a cathartic reflection on overcoming heartbreak and finding closure. Rodrigo's emotional vocals and poignant storytelling capture the journey from pain to acceptance, resonating with anyone who has experienced the healing power of letting go.

Overall, “GUTS (Spilled)” serves as a testament to Rodrigo's evolving artistry and storytelling prowess. Each track offers a glimpse into the complexities of love, loss, and self-discovery, inviting listeners to immerse themselves in her world once again. With this deluxe edition, she not only reaffirms her status as a rising star but also leaves fans eagerly anticipating what else she has in store.