you're new to recording and you get signed
to a label, people decide what you're going
to be, but you're so excited to be doing
it, period. Then you realize, 'Man, I don't
know if this is what I really want.' Now
I'm getting to do my own material and let
people know that there's an artist behind
I totally get into why I wrote the song
in the first place, and I'm able to really
take it there and be as aggressive as I
want to be. And that calls for your voice
to step up and be aggressive, and your body
language, too. And I do become bigger. A
lot of that has to do with the crowd. It's
never in your mind to go somewhere like
that-because you don't expect to. It's in
your heart and soul. I mean, that's why
I do this in the first place.
a while it was to the point that I was losing
my voice and I thought I was going to have
to be hospitalized if I kept working myself
into the ground. I ended up getting really
introverted. I wasn't happy.
is mainly what I focus
on, but, at the same time,
as well. I'll probably be starting
eventually, but my first album was rushed.
I mean I recorded practically every song
in my trailer on the set of Herbie.
I was running myself
down, literally running from set in between
set-ups and singing. I'll have to sit down
and take the time. I also wanna get involved
in starting a charity.
So, we'll see, I don't want to jinx anything.
always been interested in singing
and I've always been singing and dancing
since I was little. It's hard
right now, because there are a lot of other
girls coming out. ...I don't want to just
be one in the pack. I want to separate myself.