You've gotta give Dawn Richard credit, she tells it like it is!
The former Danity Kane member — who now goes by simply Dawn — sat down with Perez TV to discuss her music and influences, news of her next album, the struggles artists face today, and even touches on artists that have inspired her like Amy Winehouse in a fascinating interview!
Dawn's most recent album, BlackHeart, is available now, and she's busy finishing up the third part of her album trilogy with a record called RedemptionHeart which will be out in 2016 — but watch the EXCLUSIVE (above) to find out why she's not prioritizing putting a hard release date on any of her work!
Dawn also discusses the meaning behind her trilogy, her musical influences, and what she feels are some of the biggest misconceptions she's had to overcome in her career!
Look for the first single from her new album to drop the first week of September — if it's anything like her first two albums in the trilogy, we're sure it'll be a success!!
And if you want more Dawn and can't wait for the new album to drop in a few months, take a listen to her latest album HERE!
Last week, Taylor Swift and Nicki Minaj had a heated exchange on Twitter after Swifty thought Mizz Minaj was calling her out! The short back and forth resulted in a big media blowup, deeming their conversation as a feud — and bringing topics like race and body type into question.
Well, this week we got to sit down and speak with Dawn Richard — who now goes by only Dawn — EXCLUSIVELY as she weighed in on the subject of how women in showbiz can be turned against each other and made into a "circus!"
The former Danity Kane member also dished on what has been keeping her busy, like her new album BlackHeart, which just dropped!!! And she's working on finishing up the third installment of her album trilogy RedemptionHeart too — due out next year!
Check out our EXCLUSIVE interview with the songstress as she explains why now is such an important time for women in the music industry!
If you want more Dawn, stay tuned for more from our interview and take a listen to her album HERE!
But now, the younger sister of Louis, Félicité Deakin (pictured above, left, with Louis), has figured out her own way to pay tribute to her mother in a very special manner, and we are SO touched by it.
On Friday, the 16-year-old Deakin shared the following image (below), a gorgeous portrait of the family with her late mother, Johannah Deakin, surrounded by all of her children: