It was not cool to be that fun, bubbly kid, so I would just go off on my own and sing and make up songs, and that's how I think I developed into the kind of artist and writer that I am.
I took lessons for about everything you could imagine - gymnastics to karate to flute and piano. My mom always definitely kept me in some kind of class or program, but for guitar, I kinda gave up on then kinda just taught myself. Same thing with piano. I've never been good with following lessons.
As a young girl, I remember singing CeCe Penniston's 'Don't Walk Away.' It was like my jam.
One of my biggest musical influences is definitely Ella Fitzgerald as a vocalist.
Everything in my house was either free or under 40 bucks, and people come to my house and can't believe that I picked up everything on the street or in a thrift shop.
I'm an around-the-way girl. I'm a singer, songwriter. I'm about positivity and spreading a good message and telling the people's story.
One of my dream collaborations is to work with Sade. I would love to work with Andre 3000, Miguel.
As soon as I could speak, I was singing. Before I could even speak full words, I would make up ones to sing and I have it on tape, too.
I think that's my gift in this world is to put experience into music.
It’s nine o’clock on Sunday night/Do you know where your man is?
Tomorrow, the busiest day of the week. I'm a big believer in putting things off, In fact, I even put off procrastinating.
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