Willow Smith Wants Fame ‘Like Mommy & Daddy’
And says she’s surprised by Whip My Hair’s success…
Tuesday, October 26, 2010 - 16:15
Willow Smith has admitted she’s been inspired to become famous and ‘help people’ by her A-list parents.
The nine year old is the daughter of actor/rapper Will Smith and singer/ actress Jada Pinkett Smith.
Willow told AP: “I wanted to make a difference now, (and) because I wanted to be big and famous like my mommy and daddy and help people. I would go on tour with them and watch them and I'd be like, 'Oh my gosh, that's what I wanna do’.”
She continued: “They said never be afraid to be yourself, even when you're in the spotlight.”
The young sensation also said she was “very surprised” at how big Whip My Hair has got, saying: “I just think that it's like, individuality that they're excited about."
And she praised her idol Lady GaGa, saying: "She's really awesome because she cares about everybody and she writes songs about herself and everybody."
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