Arabella was born Arabella Grace Smith in New York, Long island on June 21, 1992, Parents: RACHEL ANNE SMITH, JOHN SMITH.
After graduating high school, she was accepted to the State University of New York at Geneseo but decided not to attend. She took what is called a gap year off, living with her aunt and uncle in Long Island, and working as a waitress. The following fall, Smith began attending Fordham University, studying the
branch of philosophy known as metaphysics.
CULTUTRAL SIGNIFICANCE Arabella challenges the typical stereotype of indie rock artists. Indie rock artists/bands
are usually thought of to wear old worn out clothing and look raggedy. However Smith has a different style, she dresses in elegant clothing which presents
her as a well put together person. She influence’s society by demonstrating that you can be successful being your own person
and having your own style. Music genre’s are becoming more mixed and merging together, society influence’s Arabella by ensuring she fits in – producing music which