Rodrigo performed "Drivers License" on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" in February 2021. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, her first live performance didn't happen until the Brit Awards in the United Kingdom in May 2021. She was a success there, and as a bonus got to meet Taylor Swift, who's style she's been compared with.
Rodrigo also was a musical performer on an episode of "Saturday Night Live" the same month.In July 2021, Rodrigo visited the White House and met President Joe Biden as part of an effort to encourage young people to get a Covid-19 vaccine.
Aware of the impact fashion can have on the planet, Rodrigo opts for eco-conscious labels, as well as thrifting, vintage and exchanging clothes with friends.