Paris Jackson returned to a sound studio to make some music with friends in Los Angeles, two weeks after dropping her first record as a solo artist.
The 22-year-old daughter of the King of Pop appeared in high spirits as she smoked a cigarette, following the release of her well-received 11-track album, Wilted.
After channeling her recent breakup with boyfriend Gabriel Glenn into songwriting, she flashed her toned midriff in a cropped olive green sweater and distressed jeans.
Staying busy: Paris Jackson returned to a sound studio to hang to make some music with pals in Los Angeles, after releasing her first record as a solo artist this month
As she strutted around in her light vintage wash denim bottoms with massive rips above her knees, she styled her laid-back look with a flannel around her waist.
To complete her edgy ensemble, she sported chunky brown leather boots and opted for a glam makeup look, which included rose-gold eye makeup and dark lipstick.
Her blonde tresses were perfectly curled for her studio session, after candidly opening up about the challenges that she has had to face over the years.
Taking a break: The 22-year-old daughter of the King of Pop appeared in high spirits as she smoked a cigarette and chatted with pals, following the drop of her 11-track album, Wilted
In an interview with FAULT Magazine two weeks ago, the songwriter said she has ‘discovered that no matter what I do or what creative decisions I make, I’m going to be disappointing somebody.’
‘It’s impossible to please everyone, and sometimes you just need to go with what you believe is right for you,’ she explained.
Paris continued: ‘I find when I don’t only focus on life in the literal sense, I can better process all my thoughts and emotions.’
Edgy fashion: After channeling her recent breakup with boyfriend Gabriel Glenn into songwriting, she flashed her toned midriff in a cropped olive green sweater and distressed jeans
In speaking about the vulnerability that she features on the album, the singer noted that she was not afraid to make her experiences public, stating that, ‘I’m honest about my feelings which is something you can never say is wrong or bad.’
She also expressed that, with regard to expectations and criticism, ‘I think that people can critique a lot of things, but you can’t critique how someone feels.’
On the topic of looking back, Jackson stated that she was grateful for her experiences up to the release of her album, and felt as if her life would not have been the same had they not happened.
‘I believe everything that’s happened to me has been part of making me the person I am today. I wouldn’t take away any of that pain I went through because, without it, I wouldn’t be me.’
Paving her own way: In a recent interview with FAULT Magazine two weeks ago, the singer said she has ‘discovered that no matter what creative decisions she makes she’ll be ‘disappointing somebody.’ (pictured walking the Jean-Paul Gaultier Haute Couture show in January)
Many of these topics were touched on in a recent Facebook docuseries entitled Unfiltered: Paris Jackson And Gabriel Glenn, which also featured her aforementioned then-boyfriend.
The series detailed the former couple’s fledgling musical careers along with their concurrently running a personal relationship.
Jackson remarked that, up to the point of filming, she had not been very open about her personal life, and in the first episode, stated that she had chosen to be private about her past relationships.
She stated in the first episode of the series: ‘The public doesn’t know about, like, most of the relationships I’ve been in.’
Open book: Speaking of hew new album, she noted that she wasn’t afraid to make her experiences public, stating that, ‘I’m honest about my feelings which is something you can never say is wrong or bad’