ZoëMontana Hoetzel（出生于1994年9月23日），专业称为Zolita，是德裔美国歌手兼作词人。她凭借“爆炸”的音乐视频获得了病毒式的成功，截至2018年5月，该视频在YouTube上的观看次数已超过800万。成功发行后，她为单曲“圣洁”（2016）和“像女孩一样战斗”发行了音乐视频。 ”（2017年）由她自己导演。在2015年10月13日，她独立发行了自己的处女作延伸剧《 完美的构想》；在2018年5月18日，她发行了第二部延伸剧本Sappho。
佐利塔（Zolita）于1994年9月23日出生于纽约，现为海蒂·施瓦克（Heidi Schwarck）和霍尔格·霍特泽尔（Holger Hoetzel），在加利福尼亚的卡拉巴萨斯长大。她的父亲是德国血统，母亲是丹麦血统。她的父亲启发她开始做音乐，她从小就弹草和弹吉他。她有一个兄弟Max和一个篮球运动员，一个姐姐Luna是YouTuber和芭蕾舞演员。她和她的兄弟姐妹都使用中间名蒙大拿州。
她开始了她的职业生涯的“爆炸”的音乐录影带获得了该病毒的成功，它也列在广告牌’ ‘30个男女情歌’的名单。她进一步发布了单曲“圣洁”的第二个视频，该概念正在探索女性性，灵性和女权主义的主题。2015年10月13日，她发布了处女作扩展剧《完美的构想》。2017年，她发行了第二首续集萨福（Sappho）的第一首单曲，标题为“像女孩一样战斗”，这是一首以女权主义为主题的抗议歌曲，灵感来自唐纳德·特朗普（Donald Trump）2016年总统大选。2017年10月26日，她发行了第二张单曲“ Come Home with Me”，并于2018年5月4日发行了“ New You”，这是她同年5月18日发行的第二首续集Sappho的第三张单曲。在2018年12月5日，她发行了“ Truth Tea”和音乐视频，作为她第三部即将上演的长单的第一首单曲。在2019年3月8日，她发布了“ Black Magic”和一个视觉视频，在2019年6月28日，她发布了“ Shut Up And Cry”以及一个歌词视频。这些歌曲是她即将发行的专辑的单曲，该专辑已确认是她的第一张全长专辑。该项目被称为“邪恶天使”。2020年2月14日，她用视频发布了Usher的歌曲“ U Remind Me ”的翻唱。这首歌不会包含在“邪恶的天使”中。 2020年8月7日，她发行了单曲“ Oblivion”，包括即将发行的专辑Evil Angel的音乐视频。
Zoë Montana Hoetzel (born September 23, 1994), known professionally as Zolita, is a German-American singer-songwriter. She gained viral success with the music video for “Explosion”, which has over eight million views on YouTube as of May 2018. Following its success, she released the music videos for the singles “Holy” (2016) and “Fight Like a Girl” (2017) directed by herself. On October 13, 2015 she released independently her debut extended play Immaculate Conception, and on May 18, 2018 she released her second extended play Sappho.
Early life and career
Zolita was born on September 23, 1994, in New York to Heidi Schwarck and Holger Hoetzel, and was raised in Calabasas, California. Her father is of German descent, and her mother is of Danish descent. Her father inspired her to start making music and she grew up playing bluegrass and flat pick guitar. She has a brother, Max, a basketball player, and a sister, Luna, a YouTuber and ballerina. She and her siblings all share the middle name Montana.
She started her career with the music video for “Explosion” which gained viral success, it was also listed on Billboard’s list of “30 Lesbian Love Songs”. She further released the second video for the single “Holy”, the concept is exploring themes of female sexuality, spirituality, and feminism. On October 13, 2015 she released her debut extended play Immaculate Conception. In 2017 she released the first single from her second extended play Sappho titled “Fight Like a Girl”, which is a protest song with feminist themes inspired by the 2016 presidential campaign of Donald Trump. On October 26, 2017 she released “Come Home with Me” as the second single, and on May 4, 2018 she released “New You” as the third single from her second extended play Sappho which was released on May 18 of that year. On December 5, 2018 she released “Truth Tea” along with a music video as the first single for her third upcoming extended play. On March 8, 2019 she released “Black Magic” along with a visual video, and on June 28, 2019 she released “Shut Up And Cry” along with a lyric video. These songs are singles for her upcoming album which is confirmed as her first full-length album. The project is known as “Evil Angel”. On February 14, 2020 she released a cover of Usher’s song “U Remind Me” with a video. This song won’t be included on “Evil Angel”. On August 7, 2020 she released the single “Oblivion”, including a music video off her upcoming album Evil Angel.
Zolita is an open lesbian, and she identifies herself as a feminist. She came out at an early age. In a 2017 interview she expressed how lucky she was for growing in a liberal family surrounded by open-minded friends. In her school days, she was afraid to come out to her female friends, saying “I was also worried that my female friends would no longer want to have girls’ nights or sleepovers for fear that I might be attracted to them. So, I decided to keep my newfound queerness a secret.” She also identifies herself as a witch, she explains this in videos on her YouTube channel, but also in her music videos where witchcraft is incorporated.
2015 – Immaculate Conception [EP]
2018 – Sappho [EP]
2020 – Evil Angel